News

Joint Trinity/UCD team win Jailbreak 2020

Location X was revealed to be Hallstatt in Austria, the location that inspired the Disney movie Frozen

Yvonne Butler from Trinity and Ciara Browne From University College Dublin (UCD) have won Jailbreak 2020, making it to location X in Hallstatt in Austria, the location that inspired the Disney movie Frozen, in just over 32 hours.

Bulter and

Podcasts

Trinity Views: SU Election Special

With our regular host on leave, the Trinity News election team gives their take on the sabbatical races

, and

With SU Elections beginning next week, Trinity Views brings you a very special episode – Editor Aisling Grace, Deputy Editor Lauren Boland, and News Editor Finn Purdy talk about the campaign so far, analysis of the candidates’ performance at hustings,

News

GSU backs PhD Workers Rights group despite President’s opposition

The GSU also voted against a motion to refrain from pay cut protests until after finance committee decision, with the organisation’s President and Vice-President divided on both votes

and

Trinity’s Graduate Student Union (GSU) Council have tonight voted for the union to support the TCD PhD Workers Rights campaign group.

The motion to support the group was voted for by a majority of the union’s Council.

The TCD PhD …

News

TCDSU plan direct action to oppose rent increases

Provisional plans were made for a protest next week to oppose a potential 4% rent increase to all College operated accommodation

and

Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) have tonight established working groups to work towards opposing proposed rent increase of 4% to all College operated accommodation, due to be considered by Trinity’s finance committee.

At a townhall meeting held this evening …

News

Minister of State for Higher Education loses Dáil seat

Mary Mitchell O’Connor misses out on final seat on the eight count

Fine Gael politician Mary Mitchell O’Connor, who has served as Minister of State for Higher Education since June 2017, has lost her seat in Dáil Éireann where she previously represented the constituency of Dún Laoghaire.

Mitchell O’Connor was eliminated on …

News

Trinity finance committee to consider 4% rent increase

The increase is due to be discussed at the next meeting of the committee

Trinity’s finance committee is due to consider a rent increase of 4% to all College operated accommodation at its next meeting.

Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) have said they will oppose the increase.

The proposed increase is the maximum …