TCDSU to join vigil for Ashling Murphy outside Dáil

President Leah Keogh tweeted earlier that the sabbatical team will be in attendance at the vigil at 4pm

Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) is to attend the vigil held for Ashling Murphy outside the Dáil at 4pm this afternoon.

News of the 23-year old primary school teacher’s death has caused widespread shock and anger in recent days. …


Professor Schmitt urges people to send their ideas to the Creating Our Future campaign

The campaign is looking to establish how research can help “meet the opportunities and challenges facing our society” over the coming years

Last week, Professor Wolfgang Schmitt, Dean and Vice-President for Research at Trinity, welcomed the launch of the Creating Our Future campaign, and urged more individuals to submit their ideas before the closing date of November 30 . 

In July of


The struggles of people with OCD during the pandemic deserve attention

Discussions about the pandemic and mental health have been far too limited in their focus. The voices of those who struggle with OCD must also be heard

Throughout the pandemic, there has been a mirror crisis for people who struggle with their mental health.

After the most recent lockdown, when the government announced their reopening plan, my first thought was “I’m not ready to see anyone or


Fans’ embrace of Ronaldo is part of a worrying trend in football

I support Manchester United as much as anyone, but I’m not celebrating the striker’s return to Old Trafford

This article contains discussion and brief descriptions of sexual violence.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to Manchester United in recent weeks has been treated as a biblical event among the club’s fans, given his history at the team previously as well as


Campaign groups plan protest against College’s handling of reopening

The organisers describe the demonstration as “against Trinity management’s incompetence and miscommunication”


Several student organisations are planning a protest next Wednesday, September 22 to demand more face-to-face teaching in Trinity this semester and refunds for students whose teaching is partially or mostly online.

Trinity College Dublin Campaign for F2F Teaching (TCD F2F) …


GSU deny telling Board to resign

In a statement to Trinity News this evening, the GSU said that the president did not order the resignation of the Board

Trinity College Dublin’s Graduate Students’ Union (TCDGSU) did not order the resignation of the Board, according to a statement received this evening. 

In a statement to Trinity News earlier this evening, member of the GSU Board Dr John Walsh claimed


Portal for module enrollment delayed significantly for students who sat reassessments

Students who sat assessments during the reassessment period have yet to choose their modules, despite classes starting today

Module enrollment has yet to open for some students who repeated or deferred modules last term, despite students being told it would open at 3pm today. 

Some students have been able to get access to the module enrollment page, however,