Trinity law professor accused of murder granted bail on appeal

Diarmuid Rossa Phelan left the High Court “totally in the dark” about his financial situation


A Trinity law professor accused of murder has been granted bail of €100,000, with the Court of Appeal overturning a previous High Court decision.

President of the Court of Appeal Justice George Birmingham said that Diarmuid Rossa Phelan enjoys the …


Business School to offer degree NFTs

The class of 2023 will have the option to receive “academic tokens” in place of degree certificates

Trinity Business School (TBS) is to begin offering degrees in the form of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) from next year, Dean Andrew Burke has announced.

Beginning with the class of 2023, graduating students will have the opportunity to forgo the traditional …

The logo of Trinity Graduate Students' Union (GSU).

GSU Executive was not consulted about president’s Seanad endorsement

Class reps were instructed to share Gisèle Scanlon’s fundraising page with postgrads

The Executive Committee of the Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) was not consulted before the organisation made a public endorsement of President Gisèle Scanlon’s candidacy for the Seanad.

Trinity News contacted every member of the Executive (which is made up of

News Analysis

Analysis: What would be the effects of the UT funding petition?

The proposal is much less extensive than a 2019 one, which aimed to cut the paper’s funding by more than 90%

A petition is being circulated calling for changes to the funding structure of the University Times (UT). The paper is part of Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU), though the union’s constitution stipulates that the paper has editorial independence.

If …


Postgrads given just two hours’ notice to register for TCDSU sabbatical elections

The GSU circulated the registration link at 9:45am on the day registration was to close at noon

Postgraduate students were given just over two hours notice to register for Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) sabbatical elections this year.

The Graduate Students’ Union (GSU) notified its members of the need to register for the elections at 9:45am …