University of Limerick working with HSE after ‘outbreak’ of STIs on campus

Posted in Governance and administration on December 14th, 2016 by steve

Ireland“The University of Limerick has said it is working closely with the HSE following ‘an outbreak’ of sexually transmitted diseases on campus. An email which warned ‘urgent alert to all students’ was issued to the student population by the UL Student Health Centre advising of ‘an outbreak of Gonorrhoea and Chlamydia on campus’ …” (more)

[TheJournal.ie, 14 December]

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First ever Irish university taught course on sexuality and sexual health education will begin in September

Posted in Teaching on July 7th, 2016 by steve

Ireland“The first ever Irish university taught course on sexuality and sexual health education will begin in September at Dublin City University. Running parallel to that programme will be another first — this autumn, DCU will also offer a taught course on relationships and sexuality for people with intellectual disability …” (more)

[Áilín Quinlan, Irish Examiner, 7 July]

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Students at NUI Galway are getting an STI clinic

Posted in Governance and administration on June 27th, 2016 by steve

Ireland“NUI Galway is to get an STI clinic. The students’ union (SU) at the college today announced they had secured funding for the clinic, which will serve its 17,500 students. The students’ union already distributes condoms to students year-round, but hopes that this latest move …” (more)

[TheJournal.ie, 27 June]

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