Two cases were announced yesterday
A fifth Trinity student has tested positive for Covid-19, following the announcement of two additional cases yesterday.
The student was on Trinity Surf Club’s trip to Fuerteventura last week. The club announced the news on their Instagram this evening and …
Neither student was in on-campus accommodation
Two more cases of Trinity students testing positive for Covid-19 have been reported, bringing the total number of Trinity students infected to four.
College announced the additional two cases on their website today. None of the cases involved students living …
“Alternate modes of assessment that can be delivered online” are being planned
College is making preparations to replace exams with alternative online assessment, according to an email circulated to all staff and students this evening.
The Dean of Undergraduate Studies Kevin Mitchell is making these preparations to establish “alternate modes of assessment …
This includes both students with a home in Ireland and international students
College is encouraging students living in Trinity accommodation to go home “where this is possible”. This includes both students with a home in Ireland and international students.
A pro rata refund will be provided at the end of the academic …
The service counters are closing at 5:45pm today
All library buildings will remain closed from 6pm until Sunday, March 29, inclusive, following a government announcement that colleges and universities must close.
The library confirmed the closure of service counters from 5:45pm today on Twitter, adding that due dates …
The student is receiving “the appropriate care”
A Health Sciences student has tested positive for Covid-19, the second case of coronavirus within Trinity.
According to an email circulated to all staff and students, the Health Sciences student “is receiving the appropriate care”. The statement added: “We ask …
Byrne appeared willing to hand over names of right-wing students to a group who wished “slap them around”
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) Deputy President Michelle Byrne has resigned, following the publication of a phone call in which Byrne appeared willing to hand over names of right-wing students to a student group posing as an antifacist …
Language departments, Social Science and Philosophy, Business, Natural Sciences and Engineering have all announced the cancellation of in-person classes
More departments are moving all classes online, despite College stating that seminars and labs will continue to take place in person. Language departments and the schools of Social Science and Philosophy, Business, Natural Sciences and Engineering have all announced the …
The plan came into effect in January and applies until 2025
Trinity’s Strategic Plan setting out the plans and ambitions for the college for the next five years was officially launched today.
The Strategic Plan, entitled “Community and Connection”, highlights ambitious goals relating to sustainable growth, increasing student numbers while lowering …
Faked screenshots were circulated this afternoon showing Trinity publishing an exam contingency plan on its website in which students are awarded a grade of 65 in the event that exams are cancelled.
A Trinity spokesperson confirmed to Trinity News that …