A new mechanism enabling higher education institutions to apply for university status has been created
The Royal College of Surgeons (RCSI) will likely gain university status under legislation passed today.
The legislation creates a new mechanism enabling higher education institutions not primarily funded through the Higher Education Authority (HEA), such as RCSI, to apply to …
The building’s restaurant will feature a flexible space known as “Platform”
A new cafe, “Jolt”, will be opening in the Business School in September, while the building’s restaurant will feature a flexible space known as “Platform”.
Jolt will be located on the lower ground floor, near the 600-seat lecture theatre. The …
Trinity’s CHARM-EU alliance seeks to promote the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals
Trinity’s “European University” alliance has been announced as a successful applicant for a new EU initiative promoting cooperation between universities in the European Union.
Trinity is one of five universities comprising the CHARM-EU (Challenge-driven, Accessible, Research-based, Mobile European University) alliance, …
The recommendations cover the major subcategories of higher education funding, such as grants, fees and housing
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) have released their pre-Budget 2020 submission, outlining their demands for increased higher education funding.
The costed recommendations cover the major subcategories of higher education funding, such as grants, fees and housing. The general …
The protest was organised by the Stop Trump Ireland campaign
Students were among the several hundred people who gathered in Dublin this evening to protest US President Donald Trump’s visit to Ireland.
The protest was organised by the Stop Trump Ireland campaign, which is a coalition of over 50 Irish …
The Research Charter outlines seven principles College is to follow to guide research in Trinity
Trinity’s success in securing research funding has allowed the college to pull ahead of other universities, Provost Patrick Prendergast outlined at the launch of the first ever Research Charter and Research Excellence Strategy for Trinity in the Douglas Hyde today.…
Successful blogger Sophie Marie Hingst has been accused of inventing a Jewish family history
Trinity PhD graduate and successful blogger Sophie Marie Hingst has been accused of inventing a Jewish family history and associations with the Holocaust.
The Trinity graduate wrote about her Jewish ancestry and the deaths of family members in the Holocaust …
Business, Economics and Social Studies student James O’Connor is a member of Fianna Fáil
Trinity student James O’Connor, a second year Business, Economics and Social Studies student, has been elected to Cork County Council as a member of Fianna Fáil.
O’Connor was the youngest candidate running in East Cork. He was elected on the …
Seamus Lawless died while climbing Mount Everest for charity
A memorial service for Trinity Professor Seamus Lawless, who died while climbing Mount Everest, will be held on Monday in his hometown.
Lawless, an Assistant Professor at the School of Computer Science and Statistics, went missing last Friday after falling …
The School represents the “comeback story” of Irish universities
Almost eight years since planning began for the building, Trinity Business School was officially opened today by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.
The new Business School will “enable Trinity to offer a world class business education to Irish students and international students …