Sex & Relationships

The hot-take from Trinity’s new condom dispenser

TN interviews some the lucky first users of the SU’s latest investment in student health

It’s finally happened, the moment we’ve all been waiting for. Trinity College Dublin’s SU has followed the footsteps of literally every other university in the 21st century and installed a free condom dispenser for its students. The excitement is palpable.…

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Maintaining relationships online

Small ways you can keep in touch during self isolation

The current circumstances have created challenges for everyone. Friendships, as well as romantic relationships, have been strained by a lack of physical communication. However, using self-isolation as a chance to let relationships grow and develop under extraordinary circumstances offers a …

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Disability and sex: Love and friendship beneath the bell jar

Alison Traynor discusses the way in which mental illness can impact our personal lives

Few people examine interpersonal relationships in a more profound way than film director Paul Thomas Anderson. In his most recent feature, Phantom Thread, he explores the complexity of human interactions through his characterisation of the film’s protagonist, Reynolds Woodcock, an

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The challenges of accessibility for PrEP at Trinity

Henry Petrillo talks to TCDSU Welfare Officer Aisling Leen about the difficulties Trinity students face when attempting to access this life-saving drug

PrEP, or pre-exposure prophylaxis, is a relatively new medication that prevents its users from contracting HIV. It has become increasingly popular within the MSM (men who have sex with men) community, which includes gay, bisexual and trans men. The devastating

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Airing Our Dirty Laundry – Worst Dates

From mayonnaise moustaches to playfully injuring your date, Kerry O’Sullivan reflect on her worst dates.

I’ve become a reluctant connoisseur of dates in recent times, having been through the mills of embarrassment, awkwardness and the rushed voice message to your groupchat when you go to the bathroom to “powder your nose”. I used to think