A strategy to end the homelessness crisis

Bruno Theodoro looks at a successful worldwide initiative against homelessness and wonders can it be applied to the Irish crisis. Ireland is facing an increasing crisis of homelessness, which has reached its worst level ever. In the light of such an appalling situation, what are the right steps to confront and end this problem once and for all? Ireland has surpassed the number of 1,000 families… Read more »

When art and science come together

Engineer, scientist and performer Dr Niamh Shaw talks about women in science and how to change old stereotypes to Danielle Maldonado. What if you could be an engineer, who is also a scientist, who is also a performer, who is also training to become an astronaut? Dr Niamh Shaw is already all of them, and she uses science to inspire people to think they can be all… Read more »

The age of alternative facts

Deepansha Banswal looks at the how the beginning of the Trump era gave rise to a novel way to describe lying. The term “alternative facts” came to be used in the media a lot thanks to the Trump administration. The term got popular when it was used by counsellor to President Donald Trump Kellyanne Conway during an interview with Chuck Todd on NBC’s Meet the Press… Read more »

Say no to xenophobia: African lives matter

Oghenenyerhovwo Ogbodu reports on recurring xenophobic attacks on other African nationalities in South Africa. In March 1960, 69 black people were massacred in Sharpeville, South Africa, by the white apartheid police. That same year, Nigeria successfully liberated itself from the grip of British occupation that had stretched for 160 years. The years that greeted Nigeria’s independence saw the formation of… Read more »
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Two Griffith nominees in Magazine Ireland awards

  What are the chances of two Griffith alumni to be nominated as finalists in the 2016 Magazine Ireland awards? It is an even greater coincidence that the two graduates of the BA in Journalism and Media Communications… Read more »

Griffith Media News

Your photo view of Dublin could win €700

CoinaPhoto, a unique social media platform to share locally relevant social stock photography, is delighted to be partnering with Griffith College to launch a photography competition exclusive to Griffith College students. It is an exciting collaboration given… Read more »