Provost Linda Doyle elected to Board of League of European Research Universities

A number of internationally leading academics were appointed to the board of directors of the university group following the resignation of the previous Chair of the Board

The League of European Research Universities (LERU) yesterday announced the appointment of Trinity’s Provost, Professor Linda Doyle, to its new Board of Directors following the stepping down of Professor Karen Maex, outgoing Chair of LERU.

Doyle is the 45th provost


Erasmus must only happen next semester with increased student supports

College must continue to support students’ mental health and wellbeing in the event that they decide to go on Erasmus next term

Since its inception, the Erasmus programme has been hailed by students and academic institutions across Europe as being a rite of passage. One of the programme’s centrepieces is its support network between students and the institutions involved, be it through …


Trinity’s Grand Canal Innovation District advances with plans for Innovation Hub

The space, projected to be operational by 2022, will provide a “dedicated” space for various entrepreneurs and start-ups

Trinity has announced the first phase of its Grand Canal Innovation District (GCID), due for completion in 2022. 

The first phase, a proposed Innovation Hub, had its planning application sent in this week, with hopes for a public square and


Trinity’s Sports facilities temporarily closed until restrictions lift

Due to the introduction of Level 5 restrictions last night, Trinity Sport will be temporarily moving back online

Following the announcement from government on Monday that Level 5 restrictions would come into effect at midnight last night, Trinity Sport announced yesterday that they have temporarily closed all facilities on campus, within Trinity Hall, and other centres at Santry,


New once-off contingency fund for access services announced

The €1.9 million funding will go directly to the delivery of access and support services to assist target groups of students

In a press release earlier this morning, the Department of Further and Higher Education announced the creation of a Covid-19 contingency fund for the sector’s access and support services. 

The €1.9 million funding is aiming to help deliver much-needed support