As the current sabbatical officers of Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union head into the final weeks of their tenures, our news staffers cast a cold eye back on their election manifestos and assess their performances to date.
Reading Domhnall …
‘Mars One’ finalist Dr Joseph Roche, an assistant professor in Trinity’s School of Education, has voiced serious concerns about the space mission.
Dr Roche is among 100 finalists shortlisted to take part in the project, which hopes to establish a …
The first public meeting of ‘Students of Trinity for Economic Pluralism’ (STEP), a new group seeking to challenge the way that economics is taught in Trinity College, was held on campus on Monday evening.
Jonathan McKeon , one of the …
Thomas Hanlon, the “yes” campaign manager for the upcoming SU referendum on whether the union should actively oppose water charges, has said that a positive outcome in the referendum would help to “normalise” Trinity for the wider public.
Speaking to …
Lydia Todd, manager of the ‘yes’ campaign for the SU referendum on whether or not the union should support an increase in the existing annual sports centre charge from €90 to €120, believes that a “lack of awareness” of the …
Running for the position of SU president this year are Gabriel Adewusi, Nessan Harpur, Conor O’Meara and Lynn Ruane.
Gabriel Adewusi is a third-year human health and diseases student, the SU’s current access officer and a volunteer with S2S. He …
Edmund Heaphy, a second-year German and philosophy student, is the only candidate running for the position of University Times editor this year. Heaphy is UT’s current deputy editor and has previously worked as the paper’s creative director and as a …
The race for the position of welfare and equality officer will this year be contested by five students: Louise O’Toole, Conor Clancy, Aoife O’Brien, Muireann Montague and Liam Mulligan.
Louise O’Toole, a final-year social studies student, has completed four social …
Aifric Ni Chriodain and Jemma O’Leary are the two candidates contesting the position of communications and marketing officer.
Ni Chriodain, a final-year French and film studies student, has worked in various marketing positions since coming to Trinity and is active …
Molly Kenny is running unopposed for the position of education officer this year. She is a third-year mechanical and manufacturing engineering student and is the current SU faculty convenor for engineering, maths and science. A former member of the SU …