IUA calls for student action in TCDSU town hall on higher education funding

TCDSU called the meeting in response to dissatisfaction with Budget 2019

The Director General of the Irish Universities Association (IUA) Jim Miley called on Trinity students this evening to “put pressure on politicians” and make higher education funding a political issue.

Speaking to a Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) town


€150m in Budget 2019 for higher education, further education and research

Donohue also announced a 0.1% increase in the National Training Fund

An additional €150m is allocated in Budget 2019 for investment in higher education, further education, and research, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohue has announced.

Laying out the new budget, Donohue also announced a 0.1% increase in the National Training Fund …


DUGES holds vigil for Emma Mhic Mhathúna

Mhic Mhathúna, vocal critic of CervicalCheck failure, died yesterday

Dublin University Gender Equality Society (DUGES) held a candle-lit vigil in Front Square this evening in memory of Emma Mhic Mhathúna, one of the women to speak out about the CervicalCheck scandal in recent months.

Speaking to Trinity News, DUGES


“Get your act together and start building”: USI President on housing crisis

USI President Síona Cahill leads student protest against housing crisis


As over 3,000 students from across the country marched to Leinster House for the Raise the Roof rally, Union of Students in Ireland (USI) President, Síona Cahill, spoke to Trinity News on how protest marches impact government policy, the damaging

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