62 new Scholars announced by Provost

Provost Linda Doyle also announced new Fellows at the annual Trinity Monday ceremony in Front Square

Provost Linda Doyle has named the 62 newly elected Scholars, following January’s Foundation Scholarship, or “Schols”, examinations.

Alongside the newly elected Scholars, Doyle announced the election of 31 new Fellows, seven new Professorial Fellows, and two Honorary Fellows

The number …

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Comms & Marketing race: Wong on course for comfortable, though uncontested, win

With the poll at 87.74% in her favour, Aiesha Wong looks set for a straightforward victory

Running as the uncontested candidate for the role of communications and marketing officer, final year Law and Politics student Aiesha Wong has the support of 87.74% of votes in a poll conducted by Trinity News during election week. The remaining


USI Lobby Day organised to address issues facing students across Ireland

The event aims to give students a direct platform to speak to politicians regarding the issues facing students, and to seek their support for the USI “Cost of College” campaign

The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) will be holding a student lobby day in the Buswells Hotel on March 2. 

The event will take place from 11am to 4 pm, with registration available through a link posted in the


60% increase in use of remote learning opportunities in higher education since pre-pandemic, government report shows

Education Indicators for Ireland 2022 also show a steady growth in postgraduate researchers among other data on education

There has been an almost 60% increase in the use of remote learning opportunities in higher education since before the pandemic, according to the Education Indicators for Ireland 2022.

The number of students utilizing remote learning has grown from 9,207 …


Council passes motion to campaign for in-house hybrid learning supports

TCDSU are now mandated to campaign for College to cut ties with technology company FittingImage

Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Council has passed a motion mandating their support for audio visual (AV) support in lecture recordings and hybrid learning to be transferred to in-house staff.

The President and Education Officer are now mandated to …


€150,000 ERC grants awarded to two Trinity researchers

Dr Sarah McCormack and Dr David Finlay received ERC Proof of Concept grants to advance their respective research in engineering and biochemistry

Two Trinity faculty members, Dr Sarah McCormack and Dr David Finlay, have been awarded European Research Council (ERC) Proof of Concept grants.

Dr Finlay, Associate Professor of Immunometabolism, received the grant in order to further develop a technique to be …