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Access Society

Access Society

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Access Society

Connect with current students who have entered university through non-traditional routes provided through the ACCESS Centre e.g. H …

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African Caribbean Society

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African Caribbean Society

ACS is a society that brings diversity, culture, perspective, banter and much more to the table. We hope to inspire with our diffe …

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Amnesty Society

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Amnesty Society

Amnesty Society is the NUIG group affiliated with the International organisation Amnesty International.

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AMSI Society

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AMSI Society

NUI Galway branch of the Association of Medical Students Ireland (AMSI)

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Anaphora Orthodox Christian Fellowship Soc

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Anaphora Orthodox Christian Fellowship Soc

Exploring the Orthodox Christian Faith and help students develop an Orthodox Christian way of life attuned the yearly liturgical c …

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Anime and Manga Society

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Anime and Manga Society

The Anime and Manga Society was created from an interest and passion for Anime, Manga and Japanese culture. It is a place where pe …

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Aontú Society

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Aontú Society

The Ógra Aontú Cumann is a political society at NUIG, affiliated Aontú. Our party was set up by Peader Tóibín in 2019. We' …

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Arch Soc

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Arch Soc

Archaeology is not like you've seen in the movies, but that doesn't mean that it's not exciting! Join us as we travers …

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Art Soc

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Art Soc

We hold open studio where you can use the space as a place to relax and create and have free access to our supplies.

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Astronomy Society

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Astronomy Society

🌟 AstroSoc - Out of this world! 🌟 A society to join for all those interested in space, stars, astronomy and astrophysics.

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Baking Soc

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Baking Soc

Baking society is for everybody! Those who enjoy eating cake (and all baked goods of course), those who enjoy decorating and those …

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Believers Connect

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Believers Connect

We are a Christian society that brings together people from all walks of life, yet unified by the same word of God. We are passion …

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Best Buddies

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Best Buddies

Changing lives one friendship at a time

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Biomedical Science

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Biomedical Science

A society which promotes the Biomedical Sciences among students and unites students with an interest in Biomedical Science. Join …

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Book Club
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Book Club

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Book Club

NUIG´s newly founded Book club Society! This society is all about books,books and more BOOKS! Throughout the course of the year, …

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Botany Soc

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Botany Soc

Join us on Wednesday from 11.30pm - 2.30pm for a chat on our Virtual Booth. Having some fun and learning about anything plant- …

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Bród

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Bród

The aims of the society are to promote a forum where Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Asexual, and Ally students & staf …

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Business Analytics

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Business Society

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Business Society

Fostering Business and Enterprise among NUI Galway Students. BizSoc is kindly Sponsored by KPMG Ireland and is in partnership with …

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Cancer Society

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Cancer Society

Committed to the fight against Cancer! Runners of NUIG's annual Relay for Life and Charity Boxing Events. In association …

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Capitalist Society

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Capitalist Society

Providing a space for capitalists of all kinds to meet, discuss and organise around current events, as well as to educate others o …

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Catholic Society

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Catholic Society

Cathsoc is a Catholic society based on three pillars: Faith, Friendship, and Outreach

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Cheerleading Society

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Cheerleading Society

Bringing the world of University Cheerleading to NUIG

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Chemistry Soc

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Chemistry Soc

An Cumann Ceimice is NUI Galway’s Chemistry Society.An Cumann Ceimice represents the exciting, progressive research activity wit…

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Chess Soc

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Chess Soc

Do you like making strategy? You are on the right track enhance your capability by joining chess.

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Child Welfare

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Child Welfare

The Child Welfare society aims to bring about changes for children in Ireland by campaigning either nationally or locally. Members …

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Chinese Society

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Chinese Society

A society for Chinese students and other students interested in Chinese culture. A series of cultural related events will be hold …

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Choral Soc

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Choral Soc

Welcome to the NUIG Choral Society

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Circus Soc

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Circus Soc

Run away with us! No previous training needed!

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Classics Soc

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Classics Soc

Classics Soc is an academic society, but don't worry, we're not all business! ;) We host a variety of social events as wel …

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Comedy Soc

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Comedy Soc

Like laughing? Like pizza? We can make those things happen for you. Check out our upcoming events that provide them in abundance.

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Comedy Soc

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Compsoc

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Compsoc

The society for all things tech-related; gaming, programming, robotics, hacking and more!

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Consultants & Entrepreneurs Society

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Consultants & Entrepreneurs Society

We are the Consultants & Entrepreneurs Society! NUI Galway's most exciting and innovative society. Our society welcomes and h …

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Cumann de Barra

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Cumann de Barra

Ógra Fianna Fáil - We create and shape Ógra and Fianna Fáil party policy, and have craic while doing it

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Cumann Drámaíochta

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Cumann Drámaíochta

Bunaíodh An Cumann Drámaíochta chun deis a thabhairt do lucht labhartha na Gaeilge teanga agus cultúr na Gaeilge a cheiliúrad …

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Cumann Gaelach

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Cumann Gaelach

Craic, ceol agus beagán gáire trí mheán na Gaeilge #GaeilgeAbú

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Cumann Staire (History)

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Cumann Staire (History)

Cumann Staire is one of Europe's oldest and most prestigious History Societies. We organise a vast array of events and trips, …

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CUMAS Society

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CUMAS Society

A fun social space for students with disabilities and their allies. Cumas Society supports the Hybrid Model of disability activis …

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Dansoc

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Dansoc

Interested in dancing and performing? Then DanSoc is for you! Our aim is to give students a chance to perform, to learn new dance …

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DJ Soc

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DJ Soc

Learn to DJ on top of the range equipment from dedicated, experienced Galway DJs from cdjs to vinyl and controllers and everything …

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Dochas Christian Society

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Dochas Christian Society

We are a Christian society open to everyone! Join us on Thursday or drop into our virtual booth to meet some committee members, w …

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Draiocht

Draiocht

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Draiocht

Raising much needed funds, awareness and offering volunteering opportunities in children's homes in Nepal and Tanzania.

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Dramsoc

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Dramsoc

NUIG Dramsoc is a 115 year old society, focused on creating a platform for our members to create theatre and to meet new people. W …

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Eastern European Society
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Eastern European Society

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Eastern European Society

Learn more about and partake in the traditions and culture of Eastern Europe

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ELSA

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ELSA

ELSA NUIG is a local group of the European Law Students’ Association which is the largest law student organisation in the world. …

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Emergency Medicine Society
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Emergency Medicine Society

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Emergency Medicine Society

NUIG Emergency Medicine Society, a branch of the national Emergency Medicine Student Society of Ireland (EMSSI), aims to bring to …

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Enactus

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Enactus

Mission Statement : Enabling positive social change through entrepreneurial action. Enactus NUI Galway is a group of students f …

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End of Year Survey

End of Year Survey

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Energy Society

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Energy Society

Plan and establish renewable energy solutions to meet the demand of energy on campus. Plan the Green Energy Festival for Galway in …

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Eng Soc

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Eng Soc

EngSoc are currently one of the largest societies on campus, boasting a huge number of members from every faculty, not just Engine…

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Environmental Society

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Environmental Society

Formerly known as CCAFS, the NUIG Environmental Society primarily acts to promote a more sustainable way of life, both on campus i …

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FanSci

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FanSci

Games! Books! Card games! Collectible Card Games! Role-playing games! Movies! And Games!....... did we mention games?

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Fáilte Refugees Society

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Fáilte Refugees Society

What if every community in Ireland found a safe place for refugees? Join a network of students across Ireland who want to help m …

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Feminist Society

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Feminist Society

The Feminist Society acts as a platform for activism across NUIG, promoting important political campaigns and events such as 16 Da …

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FilmSoc

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FilmSoc

If it's movies and it's in NUIG, you'll find it at FilmSoc.The NUIG Film Society has been one of the biggest society in the Univer…

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Finance Society

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Finance Society

The Finance Society is here to help you make your initial footprints in the world of finance with guest speakers, career developme …

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FLAC Society

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FLAC Society

The Free Legal Advice Society (FLAC) aims to be a source of legal information offered at no cost for students experiencing issues …

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French Soc

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French Soc

Bienvenue chez FrenchSoc!

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Friends of MSF

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Friends of MSF

Supporting MSF's doctors, nurses, engineers, logisticians, technicians and project managers in their work; bringing medical ai …

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G-eos

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G-eos

Interested in our planet? You've come to the right place!

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General Practitioner Society
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General Practitioner Society

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General Practitioner Society

NUIG's General Practitioner Society consists of a group of students who strive to promote and encourage interest in the medica …

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Geography Soc

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Geography Soc

Missed us ? Well wipe your tears, because we are back in business

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German Soc

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German Soc

Der Verein der deutschen Gesellschaft. The Society for Students interested in German Language, Culture and Parties!

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Helping Hands Society
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Helping Hands Society

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Helping Hands Society

Our main goal for this year is to lend a helping hand to those in need! Members will raise money (using GoFundMe) for 2 main cha …

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India Soc

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India Soc

Welcome to India Soc. This society gives you an opportunity to explore the diverse culture and traditions of India.

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Irish Sign Language

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Irish Sign Language

Learning Irish Sign Language in a social setting through workshops, events and outings.

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Islamic Society

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Islamic Society

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ISS International Students Society

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ISS International Students Society

International Student society aims to welcome, integrate and help students adapt to life and university in Ireland. We hope to ach …

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Italian Soc

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Italian Soc

If you love the Italian culture, language or cuisine, join our family! Meet others who too share your passion. Viva l'Italia!

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Journalism Society

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Journalism Society

JOURNOS is a group of students who get together with the intention to document through writing, filming, or social media. Don' …

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Labour Party Society

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Labour Party Society

Never mind the bollocks. Here's the socialism.

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Law Soc

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Law Soc

The Law Society of NUI Galway was founded in 1920. Celebrating our 100th year, we are one of the largest academic & social societi …

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Leftist Society

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Leftist Society

We are a Non-Partisan society, focused on creating a platform for our members to organise, educate and meet other leftists. Whethe …

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Life Society

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Life Society

Welcome to the Life Society of the National University of Ireland, Galway.

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Lit & Deb

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Lit & Deb

Welcome to the Lit and Deb Socs Page!!! Thank you to all of you who visited us at our virtual booth. Our booth is now closed but i …

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Malaysian Society

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Malaysian Society

Objectives for MSOC 2018/20191. To care for Malaysians as a whole and individual, living in Galway as a community2. To uphold…

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Marine Soc

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Marine Soc

Do you like the beautiful ocean and all its mysteries? Then our society will suit you! Hope to sea you there ;)

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Maths Soc

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Maths Soc

The Mathematics Society at NUI Galway promotes mathematics education and research in the university. The society brings both under…

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Mature Students

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Mature Students

The Mature Students Society is where Mature Students get together to share experiences and enjoy activities.

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Medicine Soc

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Medicine Soc

NUIG MedSoc represents the students of NUIGalway's School of Medicine. As a society we aim to both support our members academi …

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Microsoc

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Microsoc

Microbiology Society

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Minceirs Whiden

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Minceirs Whiden

Founded in 2018, The Mincéirs Whiden Society is the first Irish Traveller Student Society in Ireland. It aims to provide a safe a …

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Musical Society (GUMS)

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Musical Society (GUMS)

AIMS nominated Galway University Musical Society is now in its 20th year. Awarded BICS Best Society (Cultural/Academic/Social) in …

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MusicSoc

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MusicSoc

Let's play some Music.

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Neuro Society

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Neuro Society

NeuroSoc is a society to serve all fans of neuroscience in NUIG. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @NeuroSocNUIG to kee …

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New IEEE Student Branch

New IEEE Student Branch

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New IEEE Student Branch

NUIG branch of IEEE. Advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.

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Niteline Soc

Niteline Soc

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Niteline Soc

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Nursing & Midwifery Society

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Nursing & Midwifery Society

Welcome to NUIG's first ever Nursing and Midwifery society! We're not just nurses and midwives though! If you're inte …

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Occupational Therapy

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Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Appreciation

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Orchestra Soc

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Orchestra Soc

NUIG's very own orchestra!

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Organic Gardening Society

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Organic Gardening Society

Learn to grow your own veg / soft fruit, etc right on campus.

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Paediatric Society

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Paediatric Society

NUIG Paediatric Society is a growing group of passionate individuals who all share an interest in empowering young children to lea …

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Pakistani Society

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Pakistani Society

Welcome to NUIG Pakistani Society!Our mission at Pakistani Society is to celebrate the diverse culture and traditions of Pakistan …

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PENSA

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PENSA

PENSA seeks to provide a welcoming environment for all students who wish to know more about Jesus and the Bible.We also provide me…

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People Before Profit

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People Before Profit

People Before Profit NUIG aim to mobilise students and get young people involved in "people powered" socialist movements i …

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Philosophy Soc

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Philosophy Soc

The Philosophy Society: championing the art of overanalyzing nothing, anything, and everything

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Photography Soc

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Photography Soc

Welcome to Photosoc! We host photo walks, challenges, talks, workshops and shares for all levels of photographers :D

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Physics Soc

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Physics Soc

A fun place to get to know others and even make friends for life

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Poker

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Poker

NUIG Poker Soc, cheap student poker nights for all levels of ability!

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Postgrad Research Society

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Postgrad Research Society

A social society. We provide a space for postgrads to hang out outside of academia. Think coffee mornings, board games, theatre tr …

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Potter Soc

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Potter Soc

We are a society created to show our appreciation and love for the Harry Potter series and its universe.

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Psychiatry Society

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Psychiatry Society

NUIG Psychiatry Society is now into its third year. We want to spark interest in the fascinating field of study that is Psychiatry…

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Psychological Society

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Psychological Society

For all those who have an interest in psychology

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RadioSoc
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RadioSoc

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RadioSoc

A society for anyone with an interest in any aspect of radio, such as broadcasting, production, interviewing and documentary-makin…

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Rock Soc

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Rock Soc

ROCK SOC provides a positive & awesome environment for musicians and fans of alternative music and culture. ROCK SOC is dedicated …

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Rover Soc

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Rover Soc

Whether you want to meet other Rover Scouts or just see what scouting has to offer, this society gives you the chance to develop p …

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SAVA

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SAVA

SAVA is a NEW society aimed to educate NUIG university students about antibiotics and vaccines. This society is for anyone who is …

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SCHM Charity Society

SCHM Charity Society

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SCHM Charity Society

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Sinn Fein Soc

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Sinn Fein Soc

Ógra Shinn Féin is the youth wing of Ireland’s largest political party, Sinn Féin. Our politics and activism are based around …

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Sláinte Soc.

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Sláinte Soc.

NUIG's Sláinte Society is the Health Promotion Society, focusing on all aspects on health, as well as running a full-scale Te …

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Social Democrats Society

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Social Democrats Society

Progressive, rational ideas through evidence based positions, constructive dialogue, and real change.

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Socialist Society

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Socialist Society

Providing a space for socialists of all kinds to meet, discuss and organize around current events, as well as to educate others on …

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Spanish Society

Spanish Society

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Spanish Society

HOLA A TODOS XXWelcome to the Spanish Soc! We are a newly revived society and we aim to remain active for years to come!Our societ…

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Speech and Language

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Speech and Language

We are a small society made up primarily of students studying Speech and Language Therapy in NUIG. Our aim is to provide a forum f…

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St. Vincent de Paul

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St. Vincent de Paul

The St. Vincent de Paul Society is a small but MIGHTY society that fights for social justice and tries to help out those in need a …

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Stoic Society

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Stoic Society

What we doEvery week, NUIG Stoic Society meets to discuss challenging topics, including interesting issues that appear in the News…

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Style Society

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Style Society

NUIG's society for everyone who has an interest in fashion, style, trends, and all things related with expressing yourself thr …

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Surgical Society

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Surgical Society

In NUIG Surgical Society we aim to help medical students in NUIG gain early exposure to hands-on surgical skills and experiences.

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The Socs Box

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The Socs Box

The Socs Box is the place to go to if you want to get involved with societies!

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Time Lord Society

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Time Lord Society

The Time Lord Society is NUIG's only Doctor Who society! We have screenings, games and discussions every Monday and Tuesday. C …

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Trad Soc

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Trad Soc

Ceol agus Craic :)

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USCG

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USCG

If you have any questions email uscg@socs.nuigalway.ie and mark the subject For the Attention of your society's Student Rep.

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VegSoc

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VegSoc

We're the NUIG Vegan society. A community for students who are Vegan, Plant Based or just interested in Plant Based diet. For …

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Video Game Society

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Video Game Society

VGSoc: Your first and last stop for everything video-game related in NUIG!

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Voluntary Services Abroad Soc

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Voluntary Services Abroad Soc

Raising as much money as possible to provide much needed healthcare to the Global South

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WiSTEM

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WiSTEM

Supporting women in NUIG to achieve their full potential and promoting gender diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering and Ma …

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Writers Group Soc

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Writers Group Soc

We write, we talk, we discuss, we help, we critique, we publish, we have fun with writing!

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Yoga Society

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Yoga Society

Tune in, chill out, unite

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Young Fine Gael Soc

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Young Fine Gael Soc

Young Fine Gael is an active political society here on campus. We meet regularly to discuss issues affecting young people today as …

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Young Greens Society

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Young Greens Society

Young Greens NUIG strives to make politics relevant to young people, offering a forum to discuss policy while meeting great people …

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ZooSoc

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ZooSoc

Welcome to ZooSoc!

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