This retraction comes after the CSC took offence to this statement
Harry Williams, a presidential candidate in Trinity College Dublin Student Union (TCDSU) elections, has retracted one of his main manifesto claims that he will support clubs and societies after the Central Societies Committee (CSC) took offence.
Williams told Trinity News …
Williams says he wants to be able to be a president that students can “go for a pint” with
Harry Williams, a third year World Religions and Theology student and candidate for Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) president, wants to be his “own president”, a “proactive” president, not a reactive one. An anti-establishment candidate, Williams believes the students’ …
Trinity’s reusable crockery and cutlery scheme is being introduced today, in accordance with Trinity’s sustainability initiative
Trinity’s new reusable crockery and cutlery scheme, Envriolend, has been launched today by TCD Plastic Solutions. The pilot scheme is managed by TCD plastic solutions, the same group that initiated a petition for a plastic-free Trinity Ball.
This scheme is …
Provisional plans were made for a protest next week to oppose a potential 4% rent increase to all College operated accommodation
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) have tonight established working groups to work towards opposing proposed rent increase of 4% to all College operated accommodation, due to be considered by Trinity’s finance committee.
At a townhall meeting held this evening …
The third-year student was eliminated on count 8 in his constituency
Trinity student, Tate Donnelly has failed in his bid to secure a seat in the 33rd Dáil. Donnelly was standing as a Green Party candidate in the Cavan-Monaghan constituency.
Donnelly was the youngest candidate contesting Election 2020. He was eliminated …
Anger rises among students in UCD at the proposed increases
University College Dublin (UCD) is set to increase rent prices for accommodation by 12% over the next three years, meaning some accommodation will rise to almost €10,000 a year by 2023.
The increase, which is the maximum permitted under rent …
Tension appeared within the GSU leadership as the union faced criticisms from those in attendance
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 …
The conversions will add an additional 630 beds to the 2,850 already available in on-campus residences
The University of Limerick (UL) has announced that it is to add an additional 630 beds to its on-campus accommodation for the upcoming academic year. This is to meet a growing demand for accommodation in UL, as well as a …
Around twenty Trinity students took to the streets today to support the school climate strike
Representatives of Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) and Extinction Rebellion TCD joined the school climate strike in Dublin today.
Around twenty Trinity students gathered in front square today at noon before marching to the main site of the protest …
The funding will be directed at courses perceived to meet the requirements of Ireland’s economy
Taoiseach Leo Vradakar was in Trinity this morning to launch the government’s “Human Capital Initiative”, a fund of €300m to be invested over 5 years in higher education.
The investment is intended to help to develop new undergraduate places and …