“Postgraduates deserve financial transparency in how their capitation is allocated and spent.”
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) today released a statement on the College’s decision to suspend funding for the Graduate Students’ Union (GSU).
In it, they said: “The TCD Dean of Graduate Studies has emailed the Postgraduate community to communicate …
It is expected that an eviction attempt will be made tomorrow against the group
The Revolutionary Housing League (RHL) staged a protest against an attempted High Court injunction to evict them from a building in Parkgate, Dublin 8.
On Thursday September 15, at approximately 3pm, the group entered the premises of the financial fund …
Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Trinity BDS, Amnesty International and others joined the protest
A protest calling for an investigation into “Israeli Apartheid” was held outside Leinster House today.
The protest was led by Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) and Amnesty International as part of a Global Day of Action calling on the UN to …
The Accommodation Office cited media reports that electricity suppliers have advised of the possibility of power outages this winter
In an email sent out to students living on campus today, the Accommodation Office said that they had purchased a battery-powered lamp for each individual resident.
Citing media reports that electricity suppliers have advised of the possibility of power outages …
Pressure is mounting on the government to introduce immediate measures to counter the cost of education
On August 17 , Minister for Higher Education, Simon Harris, told a press conference in Trinity that he does not believe the current student accommodation policy is adequate.
This was followed by an announcement that taxpayer money would, for the …
Launched by Trinity Ógra Shinn Féin, the petition has reached over 130 signatures
Ógra Shinn Féin (ÓSF) TCD has launched a petition calling on College to rename The Berkeley Library to The Wolfe Tone Library, after the leader of the 1798 Rebellion, Theobald Wolfe Tone.
The petition, which has garnered over 130 signatures, …
Student and young adult fares will now cost €1.20, while child fares now cost €1.30 for cash and €1 with a leap card
All night travel from Transport for Ireland (TFI) was reduced as of yesterday.
TFI announced on Friday, September 2 that fares on all 13 Nitelink services would be reduced.
TFI cited the growing demand for late-night transport as the night-time …
The €5 million government fund was divided among successful institutions from a pool of 18 applicants
Six higher education institutions were selected by the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science to receive performance funding awards totalling €5 million, in recognition of their “positive performance” in working towards national strategic objectives.
Each award …
Ethnic minorities, LGBTQ+ and disabled members of staff were more likely to face bullying according to the survey
A report on the National Survey of Staff Experiences of Bullying in Higher Education Institutions, showed that 33.5% of higher education staff have experienced bullying in the workplace.
The report, which was commissioned by the Department of Further and Higher …
Speaking at a press conference on the launch of Trinity’s new disability hub, the Minister spoke on the wider issue of access to education
Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris welcomed the opening of a new disability hub in Trinity.
In an address, he said that College is “leading the way” for inclusion across the education sector, as …