The vote will be held alongside the class rep elections
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) will be holding a plebiscite on the Tobacco Free Trinity initiative. The vote, which will be held alongside the election for class representatives, was confirmed by TCDSU President Shane De Rís today.
While the …
A man complained he had been misinformed about tuition fees by Academic Registry
A complaint against Trinity’s Academic Registry in relation to postgraduate fees has been upheld by the Office of the Ombudsman, as published in the August 2018 edition of the Ombudsman’s casebook.
The complaint, which was completed in October 2017, relates …
A bomb squad destroyed a number of unstable chemicals found in the Wellcome building in recent weeks
Unstable chemicals, including TNT, have been found and subsequently destroyed in a Chemistry lab in the Wellcome Building. The chemicals, which were unaccounted for in the department’s logs and incorrectly stored, are believed to have been brought into the lab …
Patrick Prendergast announced the U-turn this morning
Provost Patrick Prendergast has announced that supplemental fees will be re-introduced at a new reduced cost of €449.99.
Prendergast, in an effort to avoid another PR disaster, avoided the media scrutiny this morning, instead choosing to relax in his penthouse …
The email also instructed staff to “let us know about the activity”
Trinity staff have been instructed in an email to screenshot and remove negative Facebook reviews published on various College related pages.
The email, sent by Sharon Campbell, Trinity’s Deputy Head of Communications, read: “There have been instances of protest by …
A crowd of around 100 students protested a meeting of College’s Finance Committee taking place in House One.
Organised by Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU), the protest was organised in response to the introduction of a flat fee of …
Ryan dropped out of the TCDSU Presidential election following the publication of the allegations
Junior Dean Professor Tim Trimble has found that there is “no case to answer” regarding the sexual harassment complaints made against former Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Presidential candidate Sean Ryan. Trimble has closed the case.
In a Facebook …
3,678 students vote in this year’s sabbatical elections and preferendum
Voter turnout in the Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) sabbatical officer elections, and preferendum on supplemental exam fees and modular billing, has increased by over 20%.
3,768 voters were cast in this year’s six elections, amounting to an increase …
Trinity News first reported on a series of inappropriate Facebook messages and Snapchats yesterday
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union candidate Sean Ryan has dropped out of the Presidential race, following allegations of sexual harassment made by Trinity News yesterday.
In a post on Ryan’s campaign Facebook page, he said: “I reject the allegations of …
No strikes were issued against De Ris
Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) Presidential candidate Shane De Ris was sanctioned by the Electoral Commission (EC) for a breach of Schedule 3. The breach is in relation to a campaign poster placed in Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute (TBSI). …