SU report card: how are our sabbatical officers getting on?

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Our staffers assess the performances of TCDSU sabbatical officers since the beginning of the academic year.

85% increase in Niteline calls

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56% of calls were classified under mental health, 12% under relationships, 11% under college and 3% under accommodation and general conversation.

Anglican chaplain moving to Denmark

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Darren McCallig is to leave Trinity after seven year as Church of Ireland chaplain.

Students told of direct provision horrors

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Staff target asylum seekers in direct provision centres, Irish Refugee Council CEO says.

13 society accounts deemed “unsatisfactory”

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Societies with non-satisfactory accounts for two consecutive years may face possible termination.

NI experiencing its worst crisis since devolution – Anna Lo to students

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Anna Lo spoke to students after being awarded the Maguire Coin of Peace by SoFIA.

College employs private company to assist homeless students

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James Prendergast looks at the SU’s response to Dublin’s growing accommodation crisis

Socialists threaten to sabotage Phil recruitment drive

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James Prendergast Deputy News Editor – Contentious dispute reignites after Phil debates re-inviting BNP leader to Trinity – SWSS meeting criticises “white upper/middle class” and “radical right-wing” Phil members; society responds Trinity Socialist Worker Student Society (SWSS) is planning to discourage students from joining the University Philosophical Society (Phil) during Freshers’ Week. At a meeting last […]

Leadership Race: President

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Only two candidates remain in this year’s Students’ Union (SU) Presidential race after Neil Cronin left the race last week. James Prendergast sat down with them one last time before the end of the race.

Student nurses protest against “training” wage of €6.49 an hour

James Prendergast Deputy News Editor The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) has launched its “Everybody Loves Nurses” campaign against the reduction in starting salary of graduate nurses by ¤4,000 to ¤22,000 and the payment of below minimum wage salaries to nurses on their final year work placements. The campaign began with a demonstration outside […]

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Vitalia Bikmametova
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