Suas ar Scoil: A unique and fun learning environment for DEIS school students

The birth of Suas ar Scoil   “Visiting the school twice a week and working in these intensive groups has proven to be a huge success, not only improving the capabilities of the students but also their self-confidence with Gaeilge.”     “The experiences from working in disadvantaged schools at home and abroad inspired me […]

Spreagann ráiteas an Seanadóir Aodhán Ó Ríordáin ceist thábhachtach ar an dóigh a chaitear le lucht na Gaeilge in Éirinn

Déardaoin seo a chuaigh thart labhair an Seanadóir Aodhán Ó Ríordáin os comhair an Seanaid mar chuid de plé ar theanga na Gaeilge. Labhair sé ar líofacht na tíre sa Ghaeilge, teagasc na teanga sa chóras oideachais, agus an dóigh ina réitíonn na Gaeil leis an chuid eile de dhaonra na tíre seo. . Is […]

“Speak Me I’m Irish”: oíche chultúir agus teanga i Seomra na Gaeilge

  “Bhí iarrachtaí cróga uaisle ag teacht ón ngrúpa agus iad ag iarraidh ainmneacha ar nós “Tadhg” agus “Róisín” a rá. Gan amhras, bhí gach duine ag gáire tar éis tamaillín. “   Ag a seacht ó chlog Dé Máirt bhailigh slua ilchultúrtha le chéile i Seomra na Gaeilge agus iad ag tnúth le hoíche […]

An Cumann Gaelach welcomes RTÉ broadcaster Aengus Mac Ghrianna for Lá na Gaeilge

On Thursday of Fourth Week, An Cumann Gaelach celebrated Lá na Gaeilge, an annual tradition in Trinity dedicated to Irish language and culture. The day proved to be one of the most successful in the society’s history, with an extremely varied timetable of events.   The first event of the day was the Bricfeasta Gaelach, […]

Tír gan Teanga, Tír gan anam?

Identity politics are universally fraught.   Ireland is not alone in having bitter disagreements in relation to language policy; however, it is unusual that the disagreements do not form along the lines of two cultural traditions, but that rather the intensity of the debate represents a highly internalised and conflicted notion of nation, tradition and […]

Students call for stronger Irish language rights

James Wilson Staff Writer Members of Trinity’s Cumann Gaelach society joined Irish speakers from across Dublin today at a protest outside Leinster House over the issue of Irish language rights. The demonstration, which was jointly organised by the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) and the  Irish language pressure group, Conradh na Gaeilge, took place in the […]

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Natalia Duda
Sarah Morel
Mike Dolan
John Tierney
Naoise Dolan
Sarah Larragy
Mubbashir Ali Sultan
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Daniel Tatlow

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Kevin O'Rourke
Ines Niarchos
Huda Awan