It is hoped that the funding will help in discovering treatments for “a range of inflammatory disease”Conall Carlos Monaghan
AbbVie, an international biopharmaceutical company, and Science Foundation Ireland have awarded €2.5 million to Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute for four new research topics over the next three years.
The funding has been given to help the Biomedical Sciences Institute conduct …
A second motion calling for the SU to oppose student loans is likely.Conall Carlos Monaghan
Following last week’s defeat of a motion calling for Trinity College Dublin’s Students’ Union (TCDSU) to oppose student loans a group of students who are not part of the SU council are considering bringing a second similar motion or referendum …
Trinity becomes the only Irish university to place in the top 150 most employable graduates.Conall Carlos Monaghan
A new university rankings system designed by Emerging, a French human resource and consulting agency, has placed Trinity College students as 119 on their list of the 150 most employable graduates by international employers.
Over 2,287 recruiters from international companies …
President Lynn Ruane introduced the motion in anticipation of the Cassells report on higher education fundingConall Carlos Monaghan and Matthew Mulligan
A mandate proposed by SU president Lynn Ruane at Tuesday’s Council asking the union to oppose student loans was defeated by a small margin.
The mandate was proposed in response to widespread speculation that some form of student loans and …
The discovery “could significantly increase our chances of realising an effective vaccine to protect patients from MRSA”Conall Carlos Monaghan
A group of immunologists from Trinity have made a breakthrough discovery in efforts to create a vaccine against MRSA.
Dr Rachel McLoughlin, assistant professor in immunology in Trinity and a member of the research group involved, described the process of …
The Nobel Prize winning economist said that rising inequality is contributing to an increase in American mortality ratesConall Carlos Monaghan
2015 Nobel prize winning economist Angus Deaton spoke to Trinity students today in an event jointly organised by The Hist and The Student Economic Review where he claimed that the mortality rate of lower class white Americans has increased.
Including Beijing Foreign Studies University, Trinity has 16 major partnerships with universities in the East Asia region. These include universities in Japan, Korea, Singapore, the Hong Kong region, as well as Mainland China.Conall Carlos Monaghan
Trinity yesterday confirmed the beginning of a joint research programme as well as an exchange programme with Beijing Foreign Studies University.
The announcement was made as part of a state visit to China led by Minister for Education and Skills, …
The event is a condensed version of USI’s annual weekend workshop, Pink Training, and consisted of 6 hour-long workshops.Conall Carlos Monaghan
Pink Day, a day of workshops introducing students to LGBTQ issues, jointly organised by Trinity Students’ Union (SU) and Q Soc, took place for the first time in college on Saturday.
The event is a condensed version of the Union …
Professor Malcolm MacLachlan spoke of a need for Trinity to abandon “arrogant and defensive rhetoric about being Ireland’s leading university”Conall Carlos Monaghan
A professor in Trinity’s school of psychology, professor Malcolm MacLachlan, has spoken out about internal issues in the College surrounding the promotion of staff, claiming that this has contributed to the College’s decline in international university rankings.
Writing in the …
Professor Malcolm MacLachlan also spoke of a need for Trinity to abandon “arrogant and defensive rhetoric about being Ireland’s leading university”Conall Carlos Monaghan
A professor in Trinity’s department of psychology, professor Malcolm MacLachlan, has spoken out about internal issues in the college surrounding the promotion of staff, claiming that this has contributed to the college’s decline in international university rankings.
Writing in the …