Tue, 18 Jun 2024 15:36:34 +0000

A “free speech summit”, which will feature Irish and international speakers, has been organised by Free Speech Ireland and will take place today in Trinity’s Thomas Davis lecture Theatre. Free Speech Ireland is “an advocacy group championing free speech and … The post “Ireland Free Speech Summit” to be held in Trinity featuring right-wing and conservative guests speakers appeared first on Trinity News.

Thu, 13 Jun 2024 19:17:10 +0000

An antisemitic piece of graffiti written in a toilet stall in the Buttery has drawn widespread condemnation and has since been removed by College. A photo of the graffiti, in which the neo-Nazi slogan “Jews will not replace us” was … The post Antisemitic graffiti found on campus draws widespread condemnation  appeared first on Trinity News.

Sun, 09 Jun 2024 22:46:03 +0000

President of the Postgraduate Workers’ Organisation (PWO) and longtime College-based activist Conor Reddy has been elected to Dublin City Council for Ballymun-Finglas. Reddy, a PhD researcher in Trinity’s School of Medicine, was elected as a People Before Profit-Solidarity representative this … The post Leading Trinity activist Conor Reddy elected to Dublin City Council appeared first on Trinity News.

Tue, 04 Jun 2024 21:16:31 +0000

Trinity has been ranked 87th in the world by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) 2025 World University Rankings. Down six places since last year, College has maintained a top-100 position for the third consecutive year. Despite its high overall ranking, Trinity … The post Trinity ranks poorly for student-staff ratios but maintains top-100 position in world rankings appeared first on Trinity News.

Fri, 31 May 2024 12:55:04 +0000

The trial of a former Trinity law professor who was accused of murder in February 2022 has been adjourned until October of this year due to “an issue with an expert report which could not be resolved immediately”. The contents … The post Law professor’s murder trial delayed to October appeared first on Trinity News.

Tue, 28 May 2024 16:09:44 +0000

The trial of a Trinity law professor and former Board member accused of murdering a man in a shooting at a farm in Dublin will begin this week at the Central Criminal Court. Associate professor Dr Diarmuid Phelan is charged … The post Murder trial of Trinity law professor to begin this week appeared first on Trinity News.

Mon, 27 May 2024 13:31:32 +0000

New York, Paris and London are capitals that leave you dreaming or perhaps screaming as you struggle to decipher public transport. Personal associations aside, the city remains a timeless setting for artistic creation and performance. This creative aspect is enabled … The post Listening to this urban soundtrack appeared first on Trinity News.

Mon, 27 May 2024 13:30:03 +0000

Shannon Kelly Donahue is an American environmental activist and writer based in Haines, Alaska. Last month, she shared her vision with Trinity News. “I share the land with bears and moose and eagles and wolves,” Donahue remarked.  “Glaciers drip from … The post An Alaskan Compass & Kaleidoscope: In Conversation with Shannon Donahue appeared first on Trinity News.

Wed, 22 May 2024 10:05:12 +0000

Government has announced it is to recognise Palestine as a state, alongside Norway and Spain. Taoiseach Simon Harris made the announcement at a press conference outside Government Buildings this morning alongside Tánaiste Micheál Martin and Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan.… The post Government announce recognition of State of Palestine appeared first on Trinity News.

Mon, 20 May 2024 18:35:15 +0000

College has retracted a controversial €214k invoice issued to Trinity College Dublin Students’ Union (TCDSU) earlier this month. It has also dropped disciplinary proceedings against union leaders including President László Molnárfi and President-elect Jenny Maguire for their role in protests … The post College drop controversial €214k fine against students’ union appeared first on Trinity News.