Teachers’ and students’ unions have disagreed over the format of this summer’s exams
The Irish Second-Level Students’ Union (ISSU) has released a statement condemning the decision to go ahead with a traditional Leaving Certificate format this year.
Students sitting the 2022 exams will be given greater choice on how they will be assessed …
Varakar has cited government funded antigen tests as the reason exam halls will operate at full capacity, despite mounting criticisms due to unsafe conditions in NUI Galway exam halls
An Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has announced that the regulations stating that all indoor venues will operate at 50% capacity will not apply to exam halls during the examination period.
Instead, funding given for free college antigen tests will be intended …
Further updates to come following government announcement at 6pm.
Students and staff have received an email from college interim chief operating officer, Orla Cunningham, with updates on College procedures concerning exams and campus facilities, in light of disruptions caused by Storm Barra.
The email states that it is College’s …
Students will be able to make “accessibility requests” in advance of future council meetings
Trinity College Dublin Student Union (TCDSU) has passed a motion at council mandating that they fulfil any accessibility requests from students for council meetings.
The officer for students with disabilities (OSD) will create and circulate the necessary accessibility request forms …
Students and staff can use the tool to anonymously report any form of sexual harassment or violence
Today, Provost Linda Doyle announced the launch of an anonymous sexual violence and harassment reporting tool called ‘Speak Out’, to counter incidents of sexual impropriety.
The announcement was delivered to students and staff by the Provost in an email this …
Students should remain vigilant of public health advice as College reopens
Last week, College saw its second phase of reopening, as students returned to campus after reading week to increased face-to-face classes and greater social mobility within campus. However, this has corresponded with a rise in cases, the likes of which …
The motion cited the gallery as an important cultural and recreational space, as well as a source of employment for students
Trinity College Dublin Student Union (TCDSU) has passed a motion to oppose the closure of the science gallery.
This motion was proposed by Senior Sophister (SS) Modern Irish Class Rep, Cúnla Morris. The motion was seconded by TCDSU President, Leah …
The discussion item was brought by S4C Chairperson László Molnárfi
This evening, Trinity College Dublin Student Union (TCDSU) Council discussed the withholding of funding from the Graduate Students Union (GSU) by the Capitations Committee.
The discussion item was brought to Council by László Molnárfí, who brought several motions and items …
Students have expressed disappointment at the response the Senior Lecturer has given to their open letter
Senior Lecturer Professor David Sheperd has confirmed that College plans to hold the Scholarship exams (Schols) in-person.
Concern has been raised by a group of students who sent an open letter to Sheperd calling for Schols to take place online …
Trinity Ball is set to return after being cancelled two years in a row due to Covid-19
Trinity Ball is set to return on April 22 next year.
College has announced its intention to run Trinity Ball on April 22 after the event had been cancelled for two subsequent years.
The event, which remains the single biggest …