Life, News

Well executed – an evening of argument and acting in the Freemason’s Hall with DU History

Trinity Life editor Úna Harty weighs up the facts for the More-Cromwell case brought to an avid audience on Molesworth street this evening

Lavish and grandiose; the Freemason’s Hall on Molesworth street, was set to be the location of DU History’s annual mock trial event. ‘The King’s Good Servant’ aimed to please and inform the crowd on the facts and feelings of Henry …

Features, Life

Trinity and Identity: Sexuality

In this series, Trinity Life Editor Úna Harty attempts to bridge the gap between Trinity students and their relationship with different aspects of their lives.


Sexuality is possibly one of the most complex aspects of the human race. It underpins a large part of how we interact with our peers and can significantly contribute to a person’s well-being; from personality traits to lifestyle choices.



Honorary Doctorate awarded to US Vice President Joe Biden this morning

Honorary Doctorate awarded to US Vice President Joe Biden at 11am in the Exam Hall this morning.


At 11am this morning, Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States, received an Honorary Doctorate from Trinity College. The ceremony took place in the Exam Hall. Biden also received the Gold Medal of Honorary Patronage of the University Philosophical …


Lynn Scarff Appointed as New Director of the Science Gallery

Scarff has over 12 years’ experience in developing and leading public engagement projects in science, arts and education fields


Lynn Scarff has been formally selected as the new director of Trinity College Dublin’s Science Gallery. The announcement was made yesterday by Vice Provost, Linda Hogan. Scarff has been working with the Science Gallery as the Education and Outreach Manager


Former USI President, Laura Harmon, Announces Candidacy for Seanad Éireann

Harmon, former Union of Students in Ireland President has announced yesterday that she will run for the National University of Ireland panel in the upcoming Seanad elections.

Former USI President, Laura Harmon, has declared that she is running as an Independent candidate for Seanad Éireann elections. The announcement came just one day before the deadline for nominations, Thursday the 3rd of March. Harmon is running for


Female researchers at Trinity honoured for their contribution to science

The eight women received their awards at a ceremony in Áras an Uachtaráin.


Eight female researchers from a variety of scientific disciplines in Trinity College Dublin were honoured by President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins and Mrs Sabina Higgins at a celebration of ‘Women in Science’ in Áras an Uachtaráin recently.

The event


Presidential candidate Carty vows to donate €5,000 of his salary to TAP if elected

Speaking to Trinity News today, Carty showed his support for TAP. “It’s a great initiative”, he stated and although it “doesn’t affect [him] personally”, he expressed that he wished to “lead by example”


Stephen Carty, one of the three candidates running to be Trinity College Dublin’s Student Union President has made a vow to donate €5,000 of his presidential salary to the Trinity Access Programme (TAP) if elected to the post. The presidential …


Trinity’s ADAPT Research Centre receives €50 million investment

Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation Damien English TD, yesterday launched plans for the expansion of the centre

NEWSDamien English, Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, yesterday announced a €50 million investment in the Science Foundation of Ireland (SFI) ADAPT Research Centre for Digital Content Technology.

ADAPT works in conjunction with four universities, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin City …


Trinity named 40th “most international” university in world

Times Higher Education released its rankings for the top 200 most internationally outward-looking institutions for 2015-2016 this morning

NEWSTimes Higher Education, THE, revealed its World University Rankings Data for the top 200 most internationally outward-looking institutions for 2015-2016 this morning, ranking Trinity College Dublin in 40th place.

Trinity has been assigned a score of 90.5% for its “international …


Ryan Tubridy hosted by DUDJ and Trinity TV marking opening of DUDJ’s ‘DJ Summit’

Tubridy cautioned the audience to make their careers “start happening now because when you’re twenty-seven it’s over.”


DUDJ in association with Trinity TV hosted broadcaster Ryan Tubridy Wednesday in the GMB. The discussion based event was aimed at those with keen interests in pursuing a career in the media, both radio and television. It also marked the …