Unions look to increase engagement with Irish Universities Association
Students’ union leaders from across the country met with the Irish Universities Association (IUA) today to discuss higher education funding, Trinity’s student partnership agreement, and engagement between students’ unions and the IUA.
Students’ union presidents from Trinity, University College Dublin …
The bestselling author graduated from Trinity in 2018
Trinity graduate Catherine Ryan Howard’s second thriller “The Liar’s Girl” has been nominated for the Edgar Award for Best Novel 2018.
Ryan Howard graduated with a BA in English Studies from Trinity in May 2018. She is a founding member …
A student reports being bitten this weekend
Bed bugs have been reported in Botany Bay, where students have been moving in to their accommodation for the year, according to a student living in the building.
The student claims to have been severely bitten by bedbugs in their …
The SAGE charter sets out 12 principles to eradicate gender discrimination
A new European charter to promote gender equality has been launched today. The announcement was made during a Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education, which is being held in Trinity this week.
The Systemic Action for Gender Equality (SAGE) …
Cahill made the speech at the Power of Pink conference this weekend
President of the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) Síona Cahill, also a member of the Irish Family Planning Association board, spoke at Planned Parenthood’s “Power of Pink” conference in Detroit this weekend. In her speech, Cahill spoke about …
Mary Mitchell O’Connor launched the public consultation yesterday
Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, is inviting the public to give their views on revising and updating the Higher Education Authority (HEA) Act of 1971.
Launching the public consultation yesterday, Mitchell O’Connor explained that the Act …
New guidelines are provided to measure the university’s impact on the wider community
A new framework, launched on Wednesday, will provide higher education institutions with a guide to measure the involvement of the university and its students in civic and social engagement in the wider community.
Minister of State for Higher Education Mary …