The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and Sexual Violence Centre Cork both reported an increase in students accessing their services
Rape crisis centres have stated that they are experiencing an increasing number of students and young people contacting them, having been the victim of a sexual assault.
Speaking to Trinity News, a spokesperson for the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre said …
The poster was taken down by security almost immediately
Campaign group Cut the Rent TCD placed a mock eviction notice outside Provost Patrick Prendergast’s house on campus in a protest against the rising cost of rent in College-operated student accommodation, with the posters swifty removed by security.
The group …
Winter exams will start on Monday December 9
Exam timetables for the semester one assessment period will be released on November 11, according to a tweet from Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Education Officer, Niamh McCay.
This year’s winter exams will be held during the week of …
The dispensers are being provided through a department of health initiative
Dispensers of free condoms and lube are to be installed in several locations around Trinity’s campus within the next month, according to Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union Welfare Officer Aisling Leen.
Speaking to Trinity News, Leen said that she has …
Trinity scored highly for research income and spending on facilities
Trinity has been ranked in first place for the 18th successive year in the annual Sunday Times league table of Irish third level institutions.
The Sunday Times described Trinity’s position on top as a “situation unlikely to change anytime soon” …
Mehwish Saquib was accepted to study at DCU under the University of Sanctuary scholarship scheme
Mehwish Saquib, a student at Dublin City University (DCU) has stated on Twitter that she has this morning received a deportation order from the Department of Justice . Saquib described the news as “devastating…for me and my family”.
Saqib is …
USI and SIPTU have launched a charter on postgraduate students’ rights
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) and SIPTU have today announced a joint charter calling for stronger workers’ rights for postgraduate students and laying out demands from higher education institutions regarding the treatment of postgraduate students.
Among the demands …
Council talked about the Cut the Rent movement and drug decriminalisation
Everything you need to know about what went on at the second meeting of the year of the Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Council.
1. Rejecting support for the Cut the Rent movement
Council rejected a motion to take …
The union’s position on the issue was up for renewal along with a number of other issues
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Council have voted to maintain their support for the decriminalisation of recreational drugs.
The motion was passed by a unanimous vote and will keep TCDSU’s position in line with that of the Union of …
The event will feature actors taking on roles from horror films and TV shows
Trinity Hall’s Oldham House has been transformed into a house of horrors for a new Halloween event on Tuesday organised by the Junior Common Room (JCR) and Trinity Ents.
The event, which has been dubbed “Hallsoween: Seven Horrors of Halls” …