“Anticlimactic”: Final years submit dissertations online, in break from tradition

Instead of printing a hard-copy thesis, many final years submitted their thesis over turnitin

In a break from tradition for some departments, many final year students submitted their dissertations online this year due to college’s closure in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Students were stripped of the opportunity to post photographs of their printed …


Seanad elections: Tom Clonan on “25 years fighting for the rights of others”

Retired army captain, lecturer and security analyst Tom Clonan discusses his plans for the Seanad

Tom Clonan has a long, impressive and varied career. Having graduated from Trinity in 1987, he joined the army and moved up the ranks, eventually retiring as captain. Since, he’s taken on a number of roles, including as a lecturer …