CSC announce Society of the Year nominations

CSC have announced the shortlist for 11 prize categories in the annual Society of the Year Awards.


Today, TCD’s Central Societies Committee (CSC) announced the shortlist for 11 prize categories in the annual Society of the Year Awards. The winners will be announced at a ceremony taking place on the 4th of March in the Alexander Hotel.

DU Players have received the most nominations by a considerable distance, with a total of eight entries shortlisted. Coming close behind are Trinity Arts Festival with six nominations, Trinity Entrepreneurial Society with five, and DU Computer Science Society with four. Meanwhile, The Phil, Trinity VDP, DU Photography Association, Trinity FM and Trinity Economic Forum racked up three nominations apiece.

The full shortlists are:

1. Most Improved Society:

DU Computer Science

Digital Arts Society

TES – Entrepreneurial Society

Traditional Music Society

2. Best New Society

TCD Arabesque Society

DU Caledonian Society

Trinity Global Development Society

3. Best TCD Society Publication


Trinity Economic Forum programme

DU Players The Player Vol 5, Issue 2

DUPA Photobook

4. Best Society Event in TCD

Mythfest – DU Players

Paradise Lost – Trinity Arts Festival

TCD Hack Day – Trinity Entrepreneurial Society and DU Computer Science Society

Trinity Economic Forum 2015 – Trinity Economic Forum

5. Best Society Poster

Society Book Swap & EGM – Trinity Literary Society

This House Regrets Kanye West – The Phil

Paradise Lost – Trinity Arts Festival

Players Ball – DU Players

ReJoyce – DU Players

6. Best Small Society

TCD Christian Union

Traditional Music Society

Trinity SMF

7. Best Medium Society

DU Computer Science Society

DU History

Trinity Knitting Society

Dublin University Photography Association

8. Best Fresher

Abbie O’Neill – Trinity VDP

Alannah Higgins – Dubes Trinity

Benedict Esdale – DU Players

Christopher McCarron – Trinity SFsoc

Ciaran Wadd – Cumann Gaelach TCD

Conn McCarrick – Sofia – Society For International Affairs

James Mulcahy – Trinity FM

Molly McEvoy – Trinity Arts Festival

Neil Dunne – Trinity College Singers

Oliver O’Riordan – Q Soc – Trinity LGBT

Simon Bluett – Trinity Orchestra

Stephen Frain – DU Amnesty International

Tom Cantillon – Tcd LawSoc

9. Best Large Society

Tes Trinity Entrepreneurial

The Phil

DU Players

Trinity VDP

10. Best Online Presence

Trinity Arts Festival

Tes Trinity Entrepreneurial

Trinity Fashion Society

Trinity FM

Trinity Orchestra

DU Players

Sofia – Society For International Affairs

11. Best Individual

Adam Keilthy – Trinity Knitting Society

Andrew Murphy – Dublin University Photography Association

Ben O’Dwyer – TrinityTV

Brian Carthy – Trinity FM

Caoimhe Stafford – Trinity Economic Forum

Conn McCarthy – DU Mathsoc

Conor O’Brien – ELSA Trinity

Donal McKeating – DU Players

Fionn Ó Deá – Cumann Gaelach TCD

Grace Nuttall – Trinity Arts Festival

Heather O’Donoghue – DU Dance Trinity

Holly English – DU ZooSoc

Jack Marks – DU Amnesty International

James Ringland – Tcd LawSoc

Jason Leonard – DU Computer Science Society

Kevin Bluett – Trinity Orchestra

Lynsey Callaghan – Trinity College Singers

Peter Gillen – Tes Trinity Entrepreneurial

Philip Hodgins – TCD Music Society

Robert Milling – Q Soc – Trinity LGBT

Sarah Mortell – The Phil

Sarah Purcell – Trinity VDP

Sinéad Harrington – The Hist

Zoe Eves – Trinity Global Development Society