High Hoops for DIT graduate

Published in the edition, Clicnews and campus.ie By Robert Geoghegan & Cormac Byrne Fresh off the back of an impressive summer with the Irish National Basketball team, DIT graduate, Stephen James sat down to talk with the Edition. Stephen graduated from DIT in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science of Nutraceuticals in Health and Nutrition. He…

DIT crush UUJ 84-51 sending a message to the rest of the league.

Originally Published in the Edition By Robert Geoghegan. Word count: 258. Number: 087 684 65 90. Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) men’s Basketball team ease past the University of Ulster Jordanstown (UUJ) in a convincing 84-51 victory to stay in contention to win the Men’s Basketball college league. DIT who are now second in the NBCC…

Dublin’s Oldest House

Originally published on Clicnews By Robert Geoghegan & Kasper Delaney-Petersen Clic news visited Dublin’s oldest house, on 130 Thomas Street, which is currently under renovations to turn the ground floor into a cafe and the upper floor a townhouse. The Wexford builder, who purchased the home, Paul Sinnott, took us on a tour around the…

Review: Hidden Figures

Originally published in the print edition here By Robert Geoghegan. Starring: Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Taraji P. Henson Genre: Drama  Director: Theodore Melfi  Run time: 127 mins  Theodore Melfi’s Hidden Figures, based on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly, tells the story of Katherine Johnson’s life through some of the worst times in 1960’s segregated…

Review:Mind Hunter

Originally published in the print edition of http://www.theliberty.ie/ By interviewing imprisoned serial killers, they hope to better understand criminals to be able to help with ongoing cases.   Have you ever pretended to be someone else? Erving Goffman wrote The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life, published in 1959. The book discussed how we play…

The Punisher Review

The character of the Punisher was introduced to the Marvel TV universe in 2016, during Daredevil’s second season. The character was seen previously in three live-action films that failed to make him popular with mainstream audiences in 1989, 2004, and 2008, respectively. What made The Punisher so interesting in Netflix’s Daredevil was his antithetical nature to The…

What’s on Netflix: Altered Carbon.

Originally published here Altered Carbon is an American science-fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis, adapting Richard K. Morgan’s sci-fi novel of the same name from 2002. The series takes place over 350 years in the future, in the year 2384. In this world, people’s consciousnesses are contained in “stacks”, storage devices attached to the back of…

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

First published here Jack Reacher, played by Tom Cruise, is a former Major in the United States Army Military Police Corps, Reacher quit the military Corps and now roams the United States.  Set four years after the events of the first film, we find our hero Jack Reacher has just been in a scuffle, leaving…