ASTI withdraws from supervision and substitution duties

  The Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI) has decided to withdraw from supervision and substitution duties as of Monday November 7 and is striking for 7 days to protest recently qualified teachers pay.  This action has resulted in the closure of roughly 400 secondary schools on health and safety grounds.   ASTI teachers are […]

UCDSU will send submission to Citizens’ Assembly following referendum

University College Dublin Students’ Union (UCDSU) have sent in a submission to the Citizens’ Assembly advocating for a referendum to repeal the 8th amendment.   The submission follows a referendum held last week, in which UCD students voted against the adoption of a neutral stance by their SU on the issue of abortion. The referendum […]

High Society: A night of freeflowing society synergy

High Society is an event held annually, in which the small, yet influential societies at the top of House 6 get together to host a black tie event, full of variety, society characters and of course, queer pong. Hosted this year by Trinity FM, and welcoming QSoc back into the fray, High Society facilitates interaction […]

UCD students vote against SU neutrality on abortion

University College Dublin (UCD) students have voted against the adoption of a neutral stance by their Students’ Union on the issue of abortion. The referendum failed with 64% voting against neutrality and 36% in favour. The failure of the referendum means UCDSU will keep its pro-choice stance that was adopted following a Union Council motion […]

Leaning in? Trinity Student Managed Fund “Women’s Leadership Conference”

Last night Trinity’s Dining Hall played host to the Women’s Leadership Conference, an event organised by the Trinity Student Managed Fund (SMF) and sponsored by Davy and the Trinity Business Alumni. The aim of the event was to bring together business leaders, Trinity alumni, and current students to network and to gain exposure to successful […]

Well executed – an evening of argument and acting in the Freemason’s Hall with DU History

      Lavish and grandiose; the Freemason’s Hall on Molesworth street, was set to be the location of DU History’s annual mock trial event. ‘The King’s Good Servant’ aimed to please and inform the crowd on the facts and feelings of Henry VIII’s infamous informer; Thomas More and Thomas Cromwell.   The trial was […]

Spooky and spectacular: The Annual S2S Halloween Ball

S2S, Sci-fi Soc, and Trinity FM joined forces to put together the ‘Spectacularly Spooky Halloween Ball’, one of the main events of the S2S year. Ghosts, goblins and Pat Hickey in his pyjamas all descended on the Smock Alley Theatre situated in the heart of old Dublin for the evening’s events.   The main hall […]

€8m pedestrianised College Green plaza will not be finished before the end of 2018

The €8m proposal to transform College Green into a pedestrian and cycle plaza will not be finished before the end of 2018, Dublin City Council (DCC) has said. Initially, it was anticipated that the construction would be finalised by summer 2017, around the same time as the completion of the Luas Cross City. The plan […]

David O’Doherty at ComedySoc

Comedy Soc held a gig on Thursday 27 in the GMB to a stuffed-in, enthusiastic crowd. Far flung from the Tuesday nights in the Pav with student comedians and the occasional run in with the staff, this week the society hosting David O’Doherty, one of the biggest and brightest name in Irish comedy. The five […]

ADAPT Centre presents the future of intelligent systems at showcase

The ADAPT Centre for Digital Content Technology showcased the future of intelligent systems in Dublin’s Croke Park on Tuesday. The event was organised by the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and supported by ADAPT, which is led from Trinity College Dublin.   The event was opened by Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten, […]

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