The libraries will be closed from May 15 to June 11, leaving students without 24-hour library access on weekends and no library access at all until noon on SundaysFaye Madden
Trinity students have expressed upset and frustration following the announced short-notice closure of the Ussher and Kinsella libraries.
In an email, the Library informed students and staff that the Ussher Library and Kinsella Hall are due to close next Monday, …
Professor Brian Lucey claimed in tweet that “a hungry hunter is the best hunter” in regard to PhD stipendsFaye Madden
Trinity Professor of Finance Brian Lucey has come under fire for a tweet in which he stated that “postgraduate students aren’t employees” and warned against increasing stipends for PhD researchers.
Lucey said in the Tweet: “I worry about stipends that …
A proposed merger between the two capitated bodies will not proceed following the Trinity Publications vote against itFaye Madden
A proposed merger of Trinity Publications and the Central Societies Committee (CSC) will not proceed after the Trinity Publications committee rejected a motion to create a “working group” to join the two capitated bodies.
The proposed merger, announced by the …
In January, UCC became the first university in Ireland to adopt an ambitious plastic-free policy – could Trinity follow suit?Faye Madden
Since January of this year, University College Cork (UCC) has adopted a campus-wide plastic-free policy. The college has eliminated several single-use plastic products from on-campus dining areas, shops and vending machines in order to cut down UCC’s waste of disposable …
The group are holding this boycott in protest of College’s “discriminatory policy” Faye Madden
The student movement group, Students4Change (S4C), is to hold a boycott and sit-in of the Buttery this Thursday, March 16.
The boycott, announced today in a statement on Instagram, will be in protest of “Trinity’s discriminatory, elitist and classist policy …
The scheme is to be run in partnership with Capital Credit UnionFaye Madden
Trinity College Dublin Student Union (TCDSU) has announced the introduction of a food voucher scheme to “to support students struggling with food poverty”.
The announcement on the union’s Instagram page, cited the cost of living crisis for the introduction of …
Current Education Officer Zöe Cummins explains why she believes she is the “best person around to carry on what’s been going on this year”Faye Madden
There is no doubt that throughout her time in Trinity, Zöe Cummins has established herself as a well-known figure within Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) and Trinity student politics. Currently on sabbatical while she serves as education officer, …
President Brian Jordan called for an “urgent review” of Garda policing strategy around TUD’s Grangegorman campus.Faye Madden
President of Technological University Dublin (TUD) Students’ Union Union Brian Jordan, has condemned “racially charged” attacks which have occurred near the TUD Grangegorman campus recently.
In a statement yesterday, Jordan described an altercation which occurred on Wednesday evening, in which …
The motion aims to make it easier for students to participate in TCDSU electionsFaye Madden
Tonight TCDSU Council has voted in favour of a motion to remove the requirement for students to register in order to vote in students’ union elections.
In the past, students were required to register to vote before being able to …
Lórien MacEnulty, a PhD student, is calling for the abolition of extra booking, class, and equipment feesFaye Madden
The proposer of the upcoming sports levy referendum has described Trinity Sport Union’s (TSU) opposition to the proposal as “unsubstantiated speculation”.
Lórien MacEnulty, a PhD student, is calling for the abolition of class, equipment, and booking fees for students, arguing …