Ó Raidaigh will be running as a People Before Profit candidate in Dublin North West
Trinity veteran activist Conchuir Ó Raidaigh has announced his candidacy for the upcoming general election.
Ó Raidaigh will be running as a People Before Profit candidate in Dublin North West. Making the announcement on Twitter this evening, Ó Raidaigh said: …
Michael Crichton Usiku received the deportation order earlier this month
A protest against the deportation of a student from Carlow College was held on the steps of the Department of Justice this afternoon.
Around 25 protesters gathered to call for Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan, to temporarily lift …
All three of the referendums held by DCUSU last week failed to reach a quorum of 10% of the student population
Three referendums held in Dublin City University (DCU) have had their results voided, due to not enough students turning out to vote. Each of the three referendums failed to reach a quorum of 10% of the student population, which currently …
Students were left without a required formula sheet until 10 minutes before the exam was scheduled to end
Junior Fresh Engineering students were left confused and panicked during an exam yesterday, as were not given a required formula sheet until 10 minutes before the exam was scheduled to end.
First year Engineering students undertaking the Engineering Materials and …
The authorisation was granted by both Houses of the Oireachtas today
The Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI) has been authorised to use the title of university in Ireland, following approval by both Houses of the Oireachtas today.
RCSI is a higher education, professional training and research institution focused on medicine …
The legislation is due to be debated in the Dáil at 8pm tonight
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) have voiced their support for rent freeze legislation due to be debated in the Dáil at 8pm tonight.
The bill, brought by Sinn Féin, outlines that rent would not increase for three years …
Prof Keogh will take up the position in July 2020
Professor Dáire Keogh has been confirmed as the next president of Dublin City University (DCU), following an 18-month long search for the current president’s replacement.
Prof Keogh, who is currently deputy president of DCU and a professor of History, will …
Joan Freeman, Professor Terry Hughes and Professor Michael Gazzaniga were also awarded honorary doctorates
Irish Times columnist Fintan O’Toole and former Tánaiste Mary Harney received honorary doctorates from Trinity this afternoon, the first such ceremony presided over by Chancellor Mary McAleese.
O’Toole, an acclaimed political and cultural commentator, was awarded a Doctor in Letters. …
McAleese takes over the role from Mary Robinson, another former president of Ireland
Mary McAleese was inaugurated as the new chancellor of Trinity ahead of her first honorary degree ceremony this afternoon.
At a ceremony in the provost’s house, Provost Patrick Prendergast said that Trinity is “honoured and very lucky” to appoint McAleese …
700 years of historical records destroyed by fire at the Four Courts will be digitally recreated
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced €2.5 million in government funding today for a Trinity-led project digitally recreating 700 years of historical records of the Public Record Office of Ireland, which were destroyed by fire at the Four Courts at the beginning …