Booked appointments will continue as normal
Trinity’s on-campus health service has taken the decision to suspend all walk-in services due to the coronavirus.
In an announcement this afternoon the health service said that while all walk-in services have been suspended, booked appointments would continue as normal.…
The library have said they are looking for alternative study spaces across College
The number of study spaces in Trinity’s libraries will be reduced to allow for “social distancing” in an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Caoimhe Ní Lochlainn, Trinity’s Head of Library Communications, confirmed to Trinity News that the library …
DCU is so far the only other Irish university to announce a major disruption due to the virus
Dublin City University (DCU) has announced the postponement of their spring graduation ceremony in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
The college announced yesterday that the ceremony, due to take place on March 21, will not go …
Tutorials, seminars and laboratory practicals will all continue to be given in college
All lectures will be delivered online for the rest of the semester but tutorials, seminars and laboratory practicals will all continue to be given in college, Trinity has announced in an email to staff and students.
In tutorials, seminars and …
An email to all staff and students states that “common sense suggests” there will be more cases in Trinity
Trinity has instructed some staff members to work from home on a temporary basis to “assess whether this is possible should it become necessary in future”, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
An email, sent to all staff and …
The petition calls for Trinity to use online teaching methods to allow students to work from home
A petition calling for Trinity to use online teaching methods to allow students the option to work from home in an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus has reached over 1,000 signatures as of this evening.
The petition states …
Ivana Bacik talks Seanad reform, the Labour Party, and ensuring there is no “row back” on the progress achieved in recent referenda
The career path of Ivana Bacik closely resembles that of two former Presidents of Ireland, Mary Robinson and Mary McAleese. Bacik is the Reid Professor of Criminal Law, Criminology and Penology at Trinity, a role previously held by Robinson and …
88% voted to remain in the national union
Dublin City University (DCU) students have voted in favour of their students’ union remaining affiliated to the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), Ireland’s national representative body for third-level students.
Of those who voted, 88% indicated a preference for Dublin …
Floor 4 of the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute and the lifts in TBSI have been closed
A case of coronavirus within Trinity has been confirmed according to an email sent to all staff and students tonight.
The email, signed by Provost Patrick Prendergast, states that College is working with authorities “to ensure that this individual receives …
Trinity’s global ranking has fallen across all five broad subject areas
Trinity’s global ranking has fallen across all five broad subject areas measured by the QS World University Rankings by Subject.
Trinity has fallen out of the top 50 universities in the world for Arts and Humanities, now ranked 53rd, and …