Students discussed a number of options to resist the fees at a meeting held by TCDSU this evening
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) held an “emergency meeting” this evening to discuss plans to resist the introduction of supplemental exam fees.
College recently announced its decision to introduce a flat €450 fee for supplemental exams beginning in the …
Keane’s comments come after an article published in the University Times tonight
Kevin Keane, President of Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU), has rejected claims that he did not oppose the introduction of supplemental exam fees at a meeting of College’s Finance Committee in December.
An article published by The University Times …
Voting in the referendums will be held on March 21 and 22
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) will hold two referendums later this month. The first referendum will be on whether TCDSU should support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The second referendum will be on whether Trinity students should …
As a pagan society looks likely to be granted provisional recognition, Morgane Stereden Lahidji speaks to Trinity News about what paganism means to her
The word “pagan” carries many loaded connotations. It is not a word that was ever used to describe a single religion by its members, but rather it was a pejorative term wielded by its detractors. Pagans were condemned as heretics …
Campaign for option two in upcoming preferendum launched at SU Council
A campaign against supplemental exam fees has been launched in the preferendum on supplemental exams fees and modular billing, which will coincide with sabbatical elections. Campaign managers were invited to make a short speech outlining their position this evening at …
College gave no indication that Selim is to be removed from his teaching position
College has issued a statement condemning the remarks made last week by Trinity lecturer Dr. Ali Selim on the topic of female circumcision. In a statement, Director of Public Affairs and Communications Tom Molloy said :“Trinity College Dublin utterly …
Vote to devote time and resources to support SU campaign comes ahead of May referendum
The Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) Council tonight voted to support the TCDSU campaign for the repeal of the Eighth Amendment.
The motion cited the Memorandum of Understanding agreed between the GSU and Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) in November …
The page, which was shared widely online, advertised the protest at the incorrect time
Anti-Fascist Action Ireland (AFA Ireland), the main anti-fascist movement in Ireland, have described the AntiFa Ireland Facebook page “a fake page set up to try to confuse people” and have released a statement on their Facebook page.
This follows the …
The FAI’s failure to control its manager shows a chronic weakness
Martin O’Neill’s appointment as manager of Ireland in 2013 was seen as a major coup for the national team. O’Neill was a Premier League manager with considerable pedigree, having enjoyed success at just about every club he had managed (Sunderland …
College’s Chief Financial Officer, Ian Matthews, had considered the idea of placing a €1500 capital levy on undergraduate students. The remarks were made at a ‘town hall’ meeting hosted by the Trinity Graduate Students’ Union (GSU).
Matthews stated that …