Trinity to help develop an €80,000 system for reporting sexual assault in colleges

Trinity will be joined by eight other colleges and the Department of Education in the system’s development

Trinity joins eight other Irish colleges in developing an €80,000 online system for students to anonymously report sexual assault and harassment. The project will be funded by the Department of Education and is intended for use as early as next


TCDSU Council vote to renew policies on harm reduction and Northern Irish students

The policies were set to expire, having been last voted on in the 2016/17 academic year

Trinity College Students’ Union (TCDSU) Council voted to renew a number of policies from 2016/2017 this evening, ranging from harm reduction at Ents events to lobbying for the implementation of the UN Convention in the Rights for Persons with Disabilities.…


Thousands of students register to vote on campuses since general election was called

TCDSU say that they have helped register 415 students in the past two days

2,000 students have been registered to vote in the General Elections by Irish Students’ Unions and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) since last Thursday, according to a tweet this evening from USI President Lorna Fitzpatrick. 

Laura Beston, President


USI publishes open letter to stop another student deportation

The letter is addressed to ministers Charlie Flanagan and Mary Mitchell O’Connor

The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) has published an open letter condemning the impending deportation of Hamza Khan, a Sanctuary Scholar studying at University College Cork (UCC). 

The letter is addressed to Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan and Minister


Trinity claims it was overcharged €300,000 by Dublin City Council

Trinity is being charged because of the planning permission deal for the E3 Learning Foundry

Trinity alleges that they have been overcharged €300,000 by Dublin City Council for the new E3 Learning Foundry. 

Dublin City Council granted planning permission to Trinity for the new development provided that Trinity contributes €744,311 towards public infrastructure and the