Fans’ embrace of Ronaldo is part of a worrying trend in football

I support Manchester United as much as anyone, but I’m not celebrating the striker’s return to Old Trafford

This article contains discussion and brief descriptions of sexual violence.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to Manchester United in recent weeks has been treated as a biblical event among the club’s fans, given his history at the team previously as well as


Campaign groups plan protest against College’s handling of reopening

The organisers describe the demonstration as “against Trinity management’s incompetence and miscommunication”


Several student organisations are planning a protest next Wednesday, September 22 to demand more face-to-face teaching in Trinity this semester and refunds for students whose teaching is partially or mostly online.

Trinity College Dublin Campaign for F2F Teaching (TCD F2F) …


GSU deny telling Board to resign

In a statement to Trinity News this evening, the GSU said that the president did not order the resignation of the Board

Trinity College Dublin’s Graduate Students’ Union (TCDGSU) did not order the resignation of the Board, according to a statement received this evening. 

In a statement to Trinity News earlier this evening, member of the GSU Board Dr John Walsh claimed


Portal for module enrollment delayed significantly for students who sat reassessments

Students who sat assessments during the reassessment period have yet to choose their modules, despite classes starting today

Module enrollment has yet to open for some students who repeated or deferred modules last term, despite students being told it would open at 3pm today. 

Some students have been able to get access to the module enrollment page, however,


JS English students send formal letter of complaint over registration debacle

Students who deferred their module assessments at the end of the last term have yet to register for their upcoming year, with classes due to start on Monday

Students in the School of English this week sent a formal letter of complaint, after those who deferred or needed to repeat assessments have been unable to register for College, or choose their modules. 

This means some students may have


Fenergo to provide scholarship for incoming TAP student

The Irish software company is to sponsor an incoming TAP student throughout their year in TAP and their degree, a scholarship which is being spearheaded by two previous TAP students

The unicorn company Fenergo is to provide a scholarship over five years for on of this year’s incoming Trinity Access Program (TAP) students. 

The scholarship, which is being spearheaded by two previous TAP students within the company, is to provide


Eamon Ryan: It’ll be up to societies and student unions to apply new restrictions

Minister Eamon Ryan has said that it will be up to societies and students unions to ensure “that there is a social life in our colleges”


Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan has said that it will be up to societies and students unions to apply newly announced restrictions.

Ryan has highlighted societies and students unions as crucial in ensuring that “there is a social life in