TCDSU launch partnership with Offbeat Donuts

Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) has launched a partnership with Offbeat Donuts which will see a donut stand in the SU shop in House 6 from Monday of Freshers Week.   Speaking of the partnership, Communications and Marketing Officer Úna Harty said: “Donuts are what’s happening right now. A new shop pops up every […]

Trinity professors lead €2.9m project to take stress out of water networks

A​ ​new​ ​project​ ​which​ ​has​ ​received​ ​€2.9​ million in​ ​funding​ ​from​ ​the​ ​European Union (EU) ​will​ ​be lead ​by​ ​Trinity engineering​ ​and​ ​business​ ​professors.   ​Reducing​ ​the​ ​Energy​ ​Dependency​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Atlantic​ ​area​ ​Water​ ​Networks (REDAWN) aims to lessen the​ ​burden​ ​on​ ​stressed​ ​water​ ​networks​ ​and​ ​reduce​ ​associated​ ​negative impacts​ ​on​ ​the​ ​environment.​ ​The​ ​project​ […]

Only 6 trainee priests to attend St. Patrick’s college in Maynooth

The number of trainee priests attending St. Patrick’s college in Maynooth has hit its lowest numbers since the forming of the college in 1795. According to statistics from the Irish Catholic Church, there are 15 men  currently undergoing preparatory work in order to become seminarians in autumn of next year.   The college, which was […]

Joe Biden visits Trinity

Joseph Biden, former Vice President of the United States, is visiting Trinity campus. He was in Trinity today to visit the Book of Kells and The Long Room.  Vice provost Chris Morash accompanied him this morning on his visit.   Biden received an honorary doctorate from Trinity College in 2016 during his 5 day trip […]

PROBE: Research Uncovered

On Friday, September 29, PROBE: Research Uncovered will kick off in Front Square. PROBE is an annual, pop-up series of events in college that’s part of the hundreds of events which constitute European Researcher’s Night: a continent-wide assortment of talks, events, and research experiments. These are organised to involve expose ordinary people to academic and […]

New study shows supporting a college student can cost more than €10k

A recent survey carried out by Aviva Ireland, reported that the average cost of sending a student to college when they are living at home is €5,122. This doubles to €10,125 for students that live away from home while studying. This high cost is mainly attributed to the current rental market.   As for the […]

Trinity ranked at 81st in world for arts and humanities

Trinity College Dublin (TCD) has ranked 81st in the Times Higher Education (THE) rankings for arts and humanities. This places Trinity first out of the nine universities in the Republic of Ireland and has risen 7 places from last years ranking.   Trinity ranked highest for International Outlook at 81.5%, and scored 50% for Teaching. […]

Filming for Neil Jordan film to take place in Trinity

Filming for a new feature film, Neil Jordan’s “The Widow”, will take place later this week at the Climbing Wall in the Sports Centre. Set-up by the production company will take place on Wednesday, while filming with occur the next day. However, there will be no access to the Climbing Wall from 8am on Wednesday […]

UCD is Ireland’s best university for getting a job

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) global higher education analysts and career advice specialists have announced the world’s 500 leading universities for graduate employability. The rankings indicate that University College Dublin (UCD) is the strongest provider of highly employable graduates. It ranks 75th and is followed by Trinity College Dublin (TCD) at 111-120.   UCD leads overall in […]

New fibre speed broadband installed in Universities

HEAnet (Higher Education Authority network) has upgraded its broadband ultra high-speed fibre broadband to Universities and Institutes of Technologies across Ireland.   Over the past three years, €5 million has been invested by the Department of Education and Skills through the Higher Education Authority (HEA) into Ireland’s newly upgraded national education and research network.   […]

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