The college debating society received €21,007 from the capitated body
The College Historical Society (the Hist) received the most funding out of all 126 societies that fall under the Central Societies Committee (CSC) last year. The debating society received €21,007, an increase from €18,872 in 2016/17.
The University Philosophical Society …
The accounts for each body were presented at a meeting of the Capitations Committee last week
Four of Trinity’s five capitated bodies recorded deficits in the 2017/18 academic year, Trinity News has learned. The figures emerged following a meeting of the Capitations Committee on November 22. The Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) was the only capitated body …
The comment came in Prendergast’s final “State of the College” address
Trinity is “under-ranked” compared to other universities, Provost Patrick Prendergast has said at an address to staff and students this afternoon. Prendergast has noted that this was his last “State of the College” address before his tenure ends in 2021.…
The motion was proposed by USI Vice President for the Dublin Region, Colm O’Halloran
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) has today passed a motion to boycott Aramark, the company that provides catering services in three direct provision centres in Ireland. The motion was proposed by USI Vice President for the Dublin Region …
The figure is up from a €15,000 deficit last year
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) has recorded a deficit of €70,622 in the financial year ending June 2018. This is over four times the deficit of the previous year, which stood at €14,837, and is the third consecutive year …
The initiative has raised over €750,000 since its foundation in 2002
Medicine students are out in force today as part of the annual Trinity Med Day. The aim of the initiative is to raise money for the Trinity Access Programme (TAP), as well as various underfunded hospital services in Ireland. Med …
Machaya was informed of the decision earlier today
The deportation order for DCU student Shepherd Machaya has been extended until February, according to Dublin City University Students’ Union (DCUSU) President Vito Moloney-Burke. Machaya received the news today at a meeting with the Garda National Immigration Bureau (GNIB).
The incident happened at the Phil’s weekly Chamber Debate
The Phil has received criticism as it saw a speaker in its weekly chamber debate use “the n-word”. The incident occurred during last night’s debate, which was entitled “This House Supports Absolute Free Speech”.
According to students who attended the …
The Board was notified of the issue when they appealed their decision to the Visitors
Confusion has arisen among College Board members as it has emerged that the change in the term for first and second year students, from “Freshman” to “Fresh”, breaches the College Statutes. At a September 12 meeting of Board, the Secretary …
The figure related to the 2017/18 financial year
College spent over €1.1m on recruitment of non-EU undergraduate and postgraduate students during the 2017/18 financial year, starting October 1 2017 to July 31 of this year. The figures were obtained after a request under the Freedom of Information (FoI) …