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Trinity Must Rethink its Approach to Erasmus

The programme is failing its core mission for students.
By Daniel O'Brien
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What Addiction Means to Students

Many university students have a complicated relationship with substance use and abuse.
By James Shaw
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Online Plagiarism is a Problem with No Easy Solution

Tom Myatt argues that online plagiarism unfairly targets small websites and reduces quality content online.
By Tom Myatt
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The Next Steps for LGBT Equality in Ireland

Laura Harmon argues that there is still a lot of work to do before we achieve LGBT equality.
By Laura Harmon
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The Pros and Cons of A Voluntary Students’ Union

Olly Donnelly argues that making SU membership non-mandatory would be fairer but difficult to implement.
By Olly Donnelly
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For Trinity Library, a Digital Strategy is Ahead of its Time

Aisling Curtis says that the library's new five-year strategic plan is a step in the right direction but cautions against complacency.
By Aisling Curtis
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Sensationalisation by the Media is Deeply Irresponsible

Far too often, the media gives murderers a platform that they shouldn't have.
By Paige Reynolds
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Companies Should Shoulder Some of Education’s Cost

Firms that benefit from education have an obligation to pay into it.
By Colm O'Donnell
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Turning Off the Blue Light: Regulating Sex Work in Ireland

James Shaw argues that regulation of the industry is better, and safer, than prohibition.
By James Shaw
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Social Media Shouldn’t be the One Source for News

Tom Myatt argues that using only social media for news acquisition creates an “echo chamber” of confirmatory views.
By Tom Myatt