The hallowed halls

As the summer surges onward, Grainne Sexton looks back on the highs and lows of a year spent living in Trinity Hall

Before I made the move to Dublin, and prior to even considering a future uproot from the security of life in rural Cork, I had heard of Trinity Hall.

Friends of friends went there, coming home at weekends to recount


Top scenic walks in Dublin

To set you off on your saunters, Grainne Sexton has put together a list of the must-try scenic walks throughout Dublin

“Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old shoes, an eye for nature and vast curiosity” (Henry David Thoreau)

Despite its status as the most primal act of mobility, leisurely walking has faded


Life without Instagram

The trials and triumphs of breaking up with Instagram

I was sixteen when I first downloaded Instagram. Imbued with the uncanny ability to recite dates and “life-defining” moments: it was September 2013, the day after receiving my Junior Cert results. While lolling on the sofa of a friend’s house,


Going “Into the Woods” at Trinity Hall

Into the Woods weaves together the threads of multiple classic fairy tales to form a beautifully blended, uplifting and emotive story

The curtain fell on Trinity Hall’s annual musical last night, concluding several months worth of hard work for all involved. Having directed the 2016 Halls musical, Avenue Q, Eoin Hannaway eagerly returned to oversee this year’s extravaganza: Into the

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How to survive your first term

From getting your eight hours a night, to actually keeping track of what you spend, Grainne Sexton offers tips on how to make it through Michaelmas term.

When you’re a bright-eyed teen stifled in school, grappling with exams and being tossed round high-pressure social situations on a daily basis, college seems the place of dreams. You’re going to study a subject you love, surrounded by a bubble