The university commenced in-person exams today, despite pleas from NUIG Students’ Union for exams to be moved online
National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway) has been heavily criticised by students following the lack of health precautions implemented at the return of in-person exams which began today, December 6.
Videos of the exam venues which emerged on social …
Trinity News speaks to Frank O’Connor of Derelict Ireland
As of this year, 183,312 houses lie vacant across the Republic of Ireland, placing us as the country with the 10th highest global rate of vacant homes. The eviction at Prussia Street two weeks ago (October 27) drew widespread outrage, …
What happened on Prussia Street earlier this week, and why
In the early hours of Wednesday morning (October 27), a number of private security personnel entered 23 Prussia Street in Stoneybatter and forcibly removed the building’s occupants. The property was ransacked; the toilet, shower and other appliances were smashed, people’s …
The bill was brought forward by Rebecca Moynihan, the party’s spokesperson on housing
Yesterday evening (October 20), legislation on banning repurposing student accommodation into tourist accommodation was brought before the Seanad.
Speaking in support of the Planning and Development Amendment bill, Labour Party spokesperson on Housing, Rebecca Moynihan said: “Third-level education is becoming …
The demonstration was attended by students’ unions from across Dublin, and several opposition TDs
Today, October 13, University College Dublin Students’ Union (UCDSU) organised a protest outside Dublin City Council offices to protest Chief Executive Owen Keegan’s recent comments on student accommodation.
Last week, in a letter to UCDSU president Ruairi Power, Keegan alleged …
The university disabled access to its campus network as a precautionary measure following the attack
National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway) has found itself subject to an attempted cyberattack on its Information Technology (IT) systems.
A statement from the university posted yesterday evening read: “Our IT, cyber security and data protection specialists are monitoring …
TCDSU supported the demonstration, calling for the removal of barriers to abortion access in Ireland
The tenth annual March for Choice took place this afternoon, September 25, outside Leinster House.
The demonstration, organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC), advocated removing the remaining barriers to abortion access, following the repeal of Ireland’s constitutional ban on …
Trinity News speaks to the campaign group about the importance of preserving this historic amenity, home of Shelbourne Football Club
“The ethos of the movement is not based on trying to torpedo the club’s move to Dalymount, which all principal stakeholders have agreed to. The ethos and the campaign’s clarity of purpose is around preserving Tolka Park, not just for …
The demonstration coincided with the return of the Dáil sitting
A protest organised by National Housing and Homeless Coalition took place this evening, September 15 outside Leinster House.
Approximately 200 were in attendance. The entrance to Leinster House was cordoned off with barriers early this morning in advance of a …
The group strongly disagrees with College’s reopening plan that limits on-campus activity until October 25
Students4Change have called on College to provide more in-person lectures, and to apologise to students for poor communication throughout the return to campus.
Students4Change are an independent, open-forum alliance of students from Trinity focused on taking action on the housing …