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ALIVE Campus Tours

From Áras na Mac Léinn: 2pm & 3pm

Want to explore NUI Galway with experienced guides? Let ALIVE bring you on a tour to help you find your way around campus. ALIVE is the home of NUIG's Student Volunteer Network and there are a huge range of fun activities to get involved with. Check out to see what opportunities are currently available. Volunteer over 20 hours by the end of the academic year and you will be awarded the NUI Galway Presidential Award for Volunteering honouring your achievement! 

Global Fun Fair

Áras na Mac Léinn: 1pm-5pm

Come to Áras na Mac Léinn to see all the Global Fun Fair has to offer! NUI Galway's different societies will be showcased throughout the afternoon and there will be giant inflatables, games, stalls, FREE FOOD! music and lots of prizes!

Anime and Manga Meet and Greet

Áras na Mac Léinn Foyer, 1-4pm

Meet the gang from the Anime and Manga Society! The Society is made up of a group of individuals working to create a place where people can enjoy Anime and Manga and also make lifelong friendships. Come join part of their family and share in the Anime and Manga experience! 

French Society Meet and Treat

Áras na Mac Léinn Foyer, 1-5pm

The NUIG French Society will be providing treats from 1-4pm in the foyer of Áras na Mac Léinn. Meet the society and learn all about their conversation nights, the film nights and table quizzes and all of their other great events they host throughout the year! 

Med Soc Meet and Greet

Áras na Mac Léinn Foyer, 1-5pm

Check out the Med Soc information stand and enter their 'Count the Sweets' competition; guess how many sweets are in the jar and if you're correct, you can win your sweet fix for the week! If you're not the lucky winner, still come check out the sweet Med Soc crew; they're easy on the eyes and easy to talk to! Let them know if you have any questions and they'll be happy to chat! 

Music Soc Acts

Outside Áras na Mac Léinn: 1pm-4pm

Experience all that the Music Society has to offer! Members will be providing the entertainment for the afternoon with a variety of performances by singers and musicians. Music Soc also stage weekly Open Mic nights throughout the year in Sult, right next to Áras na Mac Léinn and all are welcome. 

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GiGSoc Canvas Handpainting

Outside Áras na Mac Léinn: 1pm - 5pm

Add a dash of colour and make your mark with GiGSoc! NUI Galway's LGBTQA+ society, GiGSoc promotes a forum where Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Ally students & staff can meet in a comfortable and supportive environment. If you're interested in getting involved, don't be shy, everyone is welcome!

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Aurors Vs Death Eaters

Áras na Mac Léinn upstairs in the Meeting Rooms: 1pm-4pm

Games like Aurors vs Death Eaters prove fitting introductions to Potter Soc! Discover that words are our most inexhaustible source of magic, test your Potter knowledge and meet some new people.

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Glow in the Dark Dodgeball

Kingfisher Club NUIG, 2-4pm

Call down to the Kingfisher Sports Centre and join the Sports Club team for some Glow in the Dark Dodge ball, yes it will be in the dark, but don't worry the balls will glow! It's in the Kingfisher Sports Centre where you will not only find the Sports Clubs main office there is also a climbing wall, a gym, a swimming pool and lots more!              

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Drop In, Have a Go

Kingfisher Sports Hall: 4pm - 6pm