Trinity ranks in the top 100 universities worldwide for employability after graduation
Trinity has been ranked 92nd in the world for employability after graduation in the QS World Rankings for Graduate Employability, rising from its spot in the 101-110 bracket in the 2019 rankings.
QS World Rankings classifies universities based on employer …
Ali Selim was awarded €7,500 by the Labour Court after his dismissal from Trinity in 2018
The Labour Court has awarded €7,500 to Ali Selim, a former lecturer, after it ruled Selim that had been unfairly dismissed from his position as an Arabic lecturer following comments he made on RTÉ regarding female circumcision.
Selim called …
Data and technology experts express concern over research collaborations between Irish colleges and Chinese universities
Concerns have been expressed over partnerships between a number of Irish colleges, including Trinity, and Chinese universities accused of cybercrimes.
The research collaborations were signed off by John Halligan, The Minister of State for Training and Skills, and Wang Zhigang, …
Past lecturer, Adebola Adedimeji, has been accused of plagiarising from his student’s work
Adebola Adedimeji, a former Trinity lecturer, failed to defend his work in court after being accused of plagiarism by his former thesis supervisee, Annette Rochford. Rochford, a clinical nurse specialist, has accused Adedimeji of presenting her research as his own …
Societies and TCDSU aim to reduce negative environmental impact of society life
Societies and Trinity Ents have moved from plastic membership cards to digital alternatives for this year’s Freshers’ Fair in a move to reduce unnecessary waste.
In celebration of its 50th anniversary, the Central Societies Committee (CSC), has launched its Societies …
Tech company to continue funding partnership with Trinity
Huawei chairman Guo Ping announced in a press briefing in Shenzhen, China that over the next three years, Huawei will invest €70 million in research and development (R&D) in the Republic of Ireland, including continuing its partnerships with Trinity.
7,660 students opted for Trinity as their CAO first preference this year
The Central Applications Office (CAO) points of over half of Trinity’s courses increased this year, as Leaving Cert students received a record number of points in their exams.
A total of 17,920 students, a fifth of all CAO applications, from …
The new system will be open to around 8,000 students in the Dublin area
In an effort to simplify the immigration registration renewal process, Dublin-based non-EU students who are eligible will now be able to renew their immigration permission through an online system.
Charlie Flanagan TD, the Minister for Justice and Equality, was “delighted” …
Trinity students meet for pride breakfast in House 6 before joining parade
In celebration of LGBTQ+ Pride month, students took to the streets for Dublin’s 36th annual Pride Parade.
Over 70 LGBTQ+ organisations and community groups took part in the march while Dublin-based street artist, radio DJ, and Gay Rights activist Will …
Increasing rate of student substance usage prompts call for action
Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, held a consultation to address the issue of substance abuse in higher education. Representatives of colleges, leaders from students’ unions, Gardaí from the National Drugs Strategy Unit, and individuals working on …