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Trinity casts doubt over whether Erasmus programmes will go ahead

Global spread of coronavirus has made it difficult to guarantee foreign exchange plans, says College TSM office

Trinity’s TSM (Two Subject Moderatorship) office appeared to cast doubt over the possibility of foreign exchange programmes going ahead next year due to the coronavirus pandemic in an email circulated to all TSM Erasmus and Non-EU Exchange candidates in their

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Provost hints at Trinity Ball cancellation

In an interview yesterday on RTE Radio 1, Provost Patrick Prendergast suggested that Trinity Ball could be cancelled due to coronavirus fears

Trinity Provost Patrick Prendergast hinted that Trinity Ball could be cancelled due to coronavirus fears, in an interview yesterday on RTE Radio 1.

Although the Provost admitted that “a decision hasn’t been made on that yet”, he stated that it …

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Several Trinity departments move all contact hours online in response to coronavirus

History, Classics and Sociology have decided to cease in person tutorials and seminars as well as lectures

Several Trinity departments have announced the cessation of all in person education in order to prevent spread of the coronavirus. The departments of Film, Classics, History and Sociology will halt all onsite lectures, tutorials and seminars from 9am tomorrow.

These …

Arts & Culture

Deep dive with Trinity’s Cooks But We’re Chefs

Madalyn Williams sits down with Jesse Russell to talk about the band that has shaped the Trinity music scene and his college career

Cooks But We’re Chefs has been a staple of the Trinity music scene over the past few years, with the nine-piece ensemble jumping from strength to strength: they are set to play Trinity Ball for the second time later this

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DCU students launch Cut the Rent campaign following 4% rent increase announcement

Trinity students launched their own Cut the Rent group earlier this academic year

Students at Dublin City University (DCU) launched a Cut the Rent campaign yesterday, following the announcement of a 4% rent increase for on-campus accommodation.

This hike in accomodation price follows similar rises in University College Dublin (UCD),  University of Limerick

Features

SU Elections: Susie Crawford emphasises inclusion and sustainability

Crawford currently serves as Editor of Radius, the paper’s arts and culture supplement

It is clear from the beginning that Susie Crawford’s position as newcomer is central to her campaign for University Times Editor. As a participant in the first ever seriously contested election for the editorial role since it was first established

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Teaching assistants debate strike at PhD townhall meeting

Tension appeared within the GSU leadership as the union faced criticisms from those in attendance

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PhD students have expressed their anger during a townhall meeting this evening at a decision approved by College’s finance committee to cut the pay of casual staff who work as lab demonstrators.

The decision to cut pay was temporarily reversed …