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This week in Trinity: Disability awareness, Sinead Burke and Samhain

A day dedicated to the Samhain festival, High Society and disability awareness week are amongst a few of the events planned for week ten

The weather is freezing and you probably got drenched in the rain last week but don’t let that get you down. There may be assignments due and work to be done, but there is such a wide of variety of

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Why is everyone growing a moustache?

The moustaches raise awareness and funds as well as helping people talk more about male health issues

You may have seen a sudden increase in students with moustache fuzz or noticed a Facebook twibbon with the word ‘Movember’ emblazoned, but what exactly is Movember?

Over the month of November, people choose to grow a moustache and in

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What extinct societies are hiding in Trinity’s past?

Many societies become engulfed in the rich history of the college but can be explored within the old manuscripts of Trinity

Today, there are over a hundred societies in Trinity, and the number grows with every passing year. Undoubtedly, the Phil and the Hist are the oldest ones that spring to mind, but there have been many other societies whose names

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This week in Trinity: Frankenstein, Samhain and student activism

Refugee week sees a bustle of events ranging from the annual Charity Ball, a talk on the Tuam scandal, to a social justice candlelit vigil. Alongside that, there will be a variety of events getting you in the spooky spirit for Halloween!

Reading week may be done and dusted, but campus events are back with a bang, helping you relax and take a well-needed library break. This week brings Halloween and with it, all events spooky and creepy. It is also Refugee

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This week in Trinity: mental health, self-care and Peggy Gou

Mental health week sees a flurry of important events for keeping our mental health in good condition, as well as many more fun events leaving us with barely a moment free!

You never remember the extent to which the weeks fly by until you’re back. One day you’re fine and the next instant there’s deadlines everywhere you look and exams loom. But don’t fear, this week is TCDSU welfare campaign’s mental

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Exploring history up close with DU Archaeology and Claoimh

Students tried out swords, longbows and chainmail in an interactive talk in the Arts block with the Archaeology society

On Friday evening, DU Archaeology Society traced history through weaponry and material, with a fascinating talk and the opportunity to see artefacts including replicas of swords and armour. The ‘Irish Invasion’ talk was presented by Claoimh Living History, one of

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This week in Trinity: Jeff Weiner, moon cake, and a David Attenborough party

Week three brings events from drawing and meditation, to debates and panel discussions in just one action packed week

Are you wrecked after the weekend? Especially as you’ve realized that summer is truly over and freshers week is long gone? Study and reading lists may be piling up but the events certainly aren’t slowing down. This week gives you

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This week in Trinity: empowering students to be involved on campus

Following fresher’s week, week two begins on a high note with scuba-diving, Dizzee Rascal and society mixers

The madness of Fresher’s week has come to a close and you may be left aching with exhaustion. With the spare change completely gone, the piles of free doughnut vouchers and lunch discounts are all that remain. Lectures begin and

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A mindful brunch

The relaxed event was run by two societies for a calming meditation combined with brunch to start off exam season on the right track

To begin the first week of study season, the newly established DU Vegan Society teamed up with DU Meditation for a calming event. On the first Monday, after the academic term ended, the societies hosted a lunch and meditation session …

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