GSU President-elect welcomes new higher education minister position

Minister for Health Simon Harris has been appointed Minister for Higher Education, Innovation and Research

Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) President-elect Gisele Scanlon has praised the introduction of a new minister dedicated to higher education and research following today’s Cabinet appointments, describing it as a “positive move” for universities around the country.

Fine Gael’s outgoing Minister

College to “support” international students during self-isolation ahead of semester

Accommodations offices for Trinity students begin to roll out quarantine plans for international students

In line with HSE guidelines, College is advising international students to arrive in Ireland with enough time to isolate for 14 days ahead of the start of the academic year on September 28.

Students that have applied for and been

Restructured College Board could see just one student representative appointed

College has opened submissions on proposals to reshape Trinity’s Board

The ongoing process to restructure College Board could potentially see just one student representative appointed to Board rather than four, according to a document published by College today.

College has opened submissions on proposals to reshape Trinity’s Board following the

Phased reopening of library to begin from June 29

Kinsella Hall, which is the 1st floor of the Ussher Library, will reopen as an unsupervised study space for researchers

This afternoon, College announced that the library will begin a phased reopening starting on June 29, after being closed since 6pm 26 March due government measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

The phased reopening is to begin alongside the

Over half of female students experience some form of sexual misconduct during their time in college

The results of a survey of 6,000 third level students suggest 44% of students experience some form of sexual misconduct while in college

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44% of students experience some form of sexual misconduct during their time in college, according to the results of a new survey of third level students.

52% of female students, 27% of male students and 49% of non-binary students reported