The high amount of candidates in the SU Election signals increased political interest amongst students

Luke Fox Whelan discusses how politics is getting divisive both inside and outside of the college, and why we are seeing increased engagement with our students’ union

For a week, the Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) elections were the most contested they’ve been since 2015. Michael McInerney dropping out of the comms race makes the number of candidates the same as in 2021, but that nine-year