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The President of NUS-USI, the student movement in Northern Ireland, has welcomed news that a Common Travel Area and rights agreement is being delivered at the British-Irish Intergovernmental Conference today, to protect rights and cross-border mobility if and when the UK leaves the EU. NUS-USI President Olivia Potter-Hughes stated: “This is a very positive development […]

Posted Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Robert Murtagh has this afternoon been elected as the new President of NUS-USI, at NUS-USI’s annual conference at the Everglades Hotel in Derry/Londonderry. The new president will begin their term on 1 July 2019. NUS-USI President elect Robert Murtagh said: “It is an immense privilege to have been elected as the new President of NUS-USI. […]

Posted Friday, March 29th, 2019


Since the overwhelming referendum result to repeal the 8th Amendment on 26th May 2018, abortion law in Northern Ireland has been under the spotlight. And rightly so. It should appall us that we live with a status quo which sees 28 people a week travel to Great Britain to access abortion services and an unknown […]

Posted Friday, March 8th, 2019