shauna power



DCU journalism student, Former deputy lifestyle editor of The College View.



personal report
Portfolio Report

Here is my accompanying report to my portfolio.

News articles

Her Campus
The Final Brexit Frontier- Now Brexit is done what is Irelands' position?

On the 31st of January, the UK officially left the European Union, after 47 years of membership. The countdown has started for the negotiations surrounding the changes that Brexit will bring: new arrangements for trade, customs, travel and regulations between the UK and the rest of the world.

Her Campus
DCU Increases Rent to 4%

DCU's decision to increase on-campus rents by four per cent has been condemned by the DCU students union who have urged the university to ''seriously reconsider its decision''. "Students are already under huge financial burdens in the midst of the accommodation crisis with some facing long commutes from places such as Belfast and the West of Ireland," said DCU Students' Union President, Christine Farrell.

Her Campus
DCU is the First University in Ireland to Recognise the JAM Card

DCU is the first university in Ireland to recognise the JAM Card, which helps people with a learning difficulty, autism or communication barrier who need 'Just A Minute.' Brian MacCraith, President of DCU said, ''I am proud to say that DCU is the first university on the island of Ireland to introduce the JAM Card.

The College View
SU Elections 2020 - No one running for Science & Health Faculty Rep, Clubs Officer & Societies...

There are no candidates running for the positions of Clubs Officer, Societies Officer or Science and Health Faculty Rep in the upcoming DCU students' union (SU) elections. "The position of Clubs Officer is highly valuable for student representation", DCUs' Club Life Committee (CLC) said, "unfortunately no student has put themselves forward for the role in this current election."