Former Trinity lecturer accused of plagiarism by student

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 Trinity Ents turn to digital membership cards

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 …


Non-EU students to be able to renew immigration permission online

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” …


Minister Mitchell O’Connor holds consultation to address student substance abuse

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 …


Students protest direct provision and deportations on World Refugee Day

Around 100 people gathered outside Leinster House

In observance of World Refugee Day, Students Against Direct Provision (SADP) organised a protest against direct provision and deportations, which took place outside Leinster House.

Around 100 people gathered outside government buildings for the protest. Organisers said they were campaigning