Archive for September, 2008

The Phil visits Trinity Halls for Freshers’ Weekend

September 28, 2008

On the Saturday and Sunday before Freshers’ Week, The Phil were delighted to take part in the weekend festivities in Trinity Halls. Congratulations to Ciaran Lyng who was the winner of our Sumo Suit tournament. The prize for which, was dinner with our special guest John C. McGinley (aka Dr Cox from Scrubs) during Week 1 of Michaelmas Term.

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Special thanks to the hard working JCR of Trinity Halls.


John C. Reilly visits The Phil…

September 24, 2008

Photographs: Martin McKenna (

The 324th Council takes office…

September 24, 2008

Elections for the 8 officerships and the various council positions for the 324th Session of The University Philosophical Society were held on Tuesday the 29th of April and the results of the elections were announced that evening.

The results of the elections were:


President – Barry Devlin (sch)

Secretary – Brendan Curran

Treasurer – Cearbhall Maguire

Registrar – Kiera Healy

Debates Convenor – Jonathan Wyse (sch)

Librarian – David Adamson

Steward – Orla Marnell

Schools Convenor – Ciara Finlay

Members of Council

Vice President – Declan Meehan

Pro-Secretary – Emma Reegan

Pro-Secretary – Jonathan Waugh

Pro-Debates Convenor – Sinead Waldron

Pro-Debate Convenor – Conor Sullivan

Pro-Librarian – Dominique English

Pro-Steward – Nikki Wong

Pro-Steward – Fergus Poynton

Pro-Schools Convenor – Joelle Grogan

Pro-Schools Convenor – Liza Cox

On Thursday the 1st of May the 324th session of The Phil began.