The Orange Order, a Protestant fraternal organisation committed to British unionism and Ulster loyalism, is planning to resurrect a lodge in Trinity. The plan has recently been approved by the organisation’s headquarters.
The official Trinity lodge closed in 1966 due …
The agency does not provide any information on abortion services
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) is disassociating itself from Cura, a Catholic crisis pregnancy support agency, due to “a failure to provide ‘full support’ for pregnant people when it comes to abortion and abortion support”.
In a statement …
The campaign is urging men to talk to each other about repeal
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) launched its #RingTheLads campaign, which urges students to talk to their male friends to urge them to vote for repeal in the upcoming referendum on the eighth amendment.
The campaign’s main promotional material is …
He made comments about “fake news” at the scholar dinner yesterday
Provost Patrick Prendergast appears to have brushed aside several stories published by student media this year, including allegations of sexual harassment against Sean Ryan and students being locked into the Dining Hall during its occupation.
At the scholars’ dinner yesterday, …
An estimated 5,000 people were in attendence
Students were among the estimated 5,000 people marching through the streets of Dublin today demanding an end to the housing crisis.
Union of Students in Ireland (USI) and Take Back Trinity delegations were present at today’s march, held by the …
DCU students protested 27% increases in student accommodation rent yesterday
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) has lent its “solidarity and support” to the Dublin City University (DCU) students protesting up to 27% increases in student accommodation rental costs, in a letter published on the SU’s Facebook page.
The open …
Trinity students were among the protesters
Dublin City University (DCU) students were protesting rental increases of purpose-built student accommodation in the Glasnevin area today, joined by several Trinity students.
Shanowen Square, adjacent to the DCU Glasnevin campus, have increased their rent for next year by 27%. …
The College Board is meeting today to discuss the fees
As a meeting of the College Board took place inside to decide on the implementation of supplemental exam, students gathered outside House 1 in Front Square to voice their anguish at the €450 proposal.
Portesting began in silence, with …
All motions will be deferred to first Council next year, including a motion to mandate TCDSU delegates at the USI conference
The last council of Trinity College Student’s Union (TCDSU) council lost quorum before the end of the meeting as not enough class reps stayed to the end of the meeting. As a result all motions have been deferred until next …
A hustings for USI positions was held at SU Council tonight
Hustings for candidates running for Union of Students in Ireland (USI) positions were held at SU Council tonight. Two Trinity students are among the candidates for USI positions, namely current Trinity College Dublin Students Union (TCDSU) Welfare Officer Damien McClean …