Our #EducationIs March


  It is estimated that between 10,000 – 15,000 students from around Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland attended USI’s #EducationIs March to rally for a publicly funded education system, and against student fees, loans and debt. The USI has indicated that the delegation from Trinity reached between 1250 – 1500 students, making it the largest […]

Slacktivism to Activism: Human Displacement and the Refugee Crisis


Jessie Dolliver explores the disconnect today between taking action and pledging online support to a cause.

Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir and Jónína Leósdóttir Speak to the Phil


The former prime minister of Iceland and her esteemed novelist and playwright wife receive the gold medal of honourary patronage from the society.

‘It’s a big time commitment, it’s a big resource commitment’


Speaking to Vice-Provost Linda Hogan, Eva O’Brien examines the early challenges facing the Trinity Education Project.

Why are computer science drop-out rates so high?


A lack of understanding from prospective applicants, pushy parents and attractive job offers all contribute to computer science having the highest drop-out rates in College.

Deconstructing Disneyland

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Meet the students from Notre Dame who balance their studies with placements in Dublin’s marginalised communities

Florence and the Book Club


Leah Moloney is a 19 year-old Psychology student in Trinity, and founder of one of the most popular book clubs in the world, Between Two Books with Florence Welch.

Weekly Round Up/Lads, Cans, Mots


After week one of full blown campaigning, Sarah Taaffe-Maguire looks at the main issues, stories and controversies that have arisen on the trail.

Internet connection

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Can we find intimacy in an online world of unparalleled exposure?

The best Christmas adverts


As dreary November reaches its bitter end, the Christmas advertisement juggernaut strikes the general populace without warning. Can one really consider the festive season to be in full swing without spotting that plucky child run out onto the road after the red Coca-Cola truck as the manic chorus of “Holidays Are Coming” crescendos? For one […]


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