Provost Linda Doyle and the President led tributes to the Kerry writer this evening
Poet and former Trinity Professor of Modern Literature Brendan Kennelly has died this evening, aged 85.
Kennelly died after a long illness at a nursing home in Listowel, Co. Kerry.
The widely-acclaimed writer taught at Trinity until 2005. He also …
Union President Ruairí Power said Owen Keegan’s “dismissive attitude” was “depressing”
Chief Executive of Dublin City Council (DCC) Owen Keegan has suggested that University College Dublin Students’ Union (UCDSU) enter the rental market to provide student accommodation.
Keegan made the remark in a letter sent to UCDSU President Ruairí Power. The …
Almost three quarters of referendum voters approved the motion
Voters in a Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) referendum have approved a proposal to bar the organisation from partnering with gambling companies.
72.5% of participants voted in favour of the motion, which says the union “shall not accept advertisements …
Simons was uncontested for the position at this evening’s AGM
Update, October 10: Anna Grace Ulses was elected secretary of DUCAC and the constitutional amendment was passed.
Matthew Simons has been elected chairperson of the Dublin University Central Athletic Club (DUCAC).
DUCAC, which oversees sports clubs in Trinity, held its …
Access to all 3,000 seats is to be restored in time for Reading Week
All Trinity libraries will return to full capacity and no longer require students to make bookings starting on Friday October 22, just before the beginning of Reading Week.
All 3,000 library seats can be used from October 22.
Trinity College …
The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series made its fifth visit to Ireland last week
Downpatrick Head juts out of the Mayo coastline about 27km northwest of Ballina, not far from the Céide Fields. Though the Cliffs of Moher are the international superstars of Ireland’s Atlantic coast, their northern Mayo cousins are no less dramatic. …
The group’s chair believes that College is “not taking students’ demands seriously”
Students 4 Change (S4C) held a town hall meeting in the Pav marquee today.
The campaign group organised a protest last week against College’s handling of the return to campus which attracted several hundred students but just a dozen people, …
Hundreds of students gathered today to protest College’s handling of the return to campus.
The protest was organised by the recently-established student campaign groups Trinity College Dublin Campaign for F2F Teaching (TCD F2F) and Students4Change (S4C), as well as Trinity …
The union’s leadership disagrees with its oversight body about who is allowed to conduct oversight on it
The Board of the Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) and the union’s leadership have presented competing views on the legitimacy of that board. In essence, the GSU Executive claims that the board’s term in office expired in July and that a …
I never thought I’d become a sports fan. But in baseball, as in life, everything can change in a single moment
In school, I didn’t enjoy PE class. I was a weedy, asthmatic, bookish kid lacking the stamina and co-ordination that those two hours a week demanded of me. The problem only got worse once I reached second level, when I …