USI are demanding the implementation of the recommendations of the independent review of abortion accessDavid Wolfe
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) have called for urgent government action to remove barriers to abortion access in Ireland, on the fifth anniversary of the referendum which reversed the constitutional ban on abortion.
USI are demanding the implementation …
College have welcomed today’s government announcement, but said that the release of results must return to usual pre-pandemic datesDavid Wolfe
A statement from College indicates that a delayed start for first years is unlikely to change despite today’s announcement that Leaving Cert results will be released at the end of August rather than early September.
Speaking to Trinity News, a …
It is as yet unclear whether the earlier release will prevent delays to first years starting collegeDavid Wolfe
Minister for Education Norma Foley has announced that Leaving Certificate 2023 results will be released on August 25, in what she called “a significant and very welcome step towards pre-pandemic norms”.
For the past three years, Leaving Cert results have …
A report by the group showed that 11 out of College’s 15 Board Committees have not made up-to-date records of meetings publicly availableDavid Wolfe
A report by Students4Change (S4C) has highlighted the poor maintenance of College’s Board Committees website where committee meeting records are made publicly available, which the group has said is indicative of a lack of transparency from College governance.
The group’s …
Doyle was first elected to the league’s board of directors last MayDavid Wolfe
Provost Linda Doyle has been elected chair of the League of European Research Universities (LERU), one year after first being elected to its board of directors.
Speaking yesterday, Doyle said: “I am honoured to be elected Chair of this …
Students had expressed frustration with previous revised opening hours of the Hamilton which excluded weekendsDavid Wolfe
The Hamilton Library will be open on a 24/7 basis for the duration of the closure of Kinsella Hall, in an update to revised opening hours which previously excluded weekends.
Students of medicine and dentistry had expressed frustration with the …
TCDSU President Gabi Fullam called the decision “blatantly unfair”, adding that the union will be investigating the matter furtherDavid Wolfe and Ella Sloane
Security have been instructed to allow anyone carrying a TCard to enter campus following a brief ban on non-residents entering this evening.
Security at entrances to campus, including Front Gate and Nassau Street, began refusing entry to non-residents at around …
A resident was told that “periods of disruption are sometimes unavoidable” and that no compensation for utility charges would be offeredDavid Wolfe
College’s Accommodation Office have said that no compensation will be offered to residents of Printing House Square who have experienced continuous disruption to their water supply, electricity and appliances since the new complex was opened in November.
In response …
TCDSU has asked its members to “be sound” and not share a replacement 30% offerDavid Wolfe
Domino’s have withdrawn a 50% discount for Trinity students after the code associated with the offer “spread outside of Trinity in a very big big way”.
In an email yesterday, Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Comms Officer Julie Smirnova …
“This legislation will shape the research landscape for generations and so it is critical that we get it right”Aoibhinn Clancy and David Wolfe
Over 1,400 people have signed an open letter calling on Minister Simon Harris to consult with researchers on proposed legislation regarding the future of research and innovation in Ireland.
The open letter, posted to change.org by Professor Jane Ohlmeyer, …