Jo Gowers, women’s officer of NUS-USI, Northern Ireland’s Union of Students, has said that the union, and other organisations involved in women’s rights, must put pressure on politicians to make sure that Belfast High Court’s recent ruling on abortion is …
Trinity revealed to have the lowest number of students in receipt of student grants
Just 24 percent of first year students in Trinity are on grants compared to a national average for universities of 36 percent
What can you gain from an Arts degree?
Arts students shouldn’t live in a bubble, but their choices are as valid as anyone else’s.
Science Gallery announces development of global network
Google.org have supported the venture by donating one million euro
Science Gallery International has announced that its efforts to develop the Global Science Gallery Network are now being supported by new funding worth €1.15 million. The U.S. Cordover Family Foundation has donated €450k, and another €700k has been secured from …
A wealth of heritage squandered
Syria and Iraq’s ancient cultural heritage is among the casualties of the conflict, reports Julie Farrell.
Among all the reports of destruction, murder and genocide occurring in Syria and Iraq during the conflict with Isis, the destruction and looting of cultural property seems to pale into insignificance. However, the damage done to ancient heritage sites is …