Editorial

Editorial

Restrictions on New Construction Cap Dublin’s Housing Supply and Drive Up Rents

Dublin’s long-term growth depends on a solution to the city’s housing supply problem.
Editorial

The Government is Once Again Delaying Decisions on Higher Education, But There May be a Positive

A cross-party committee reviewing findings of the Cassells report is another way of delaying decisions, but it may be better than Fine Gael deciding by itself.
Editorial

Trinity Ball After Party Reflects Stereotypically Exclusive Ents Culture

The involvement of TCDSU Ents Officer, Katie Cogan, in the organisation of the party, crossed the line between the personal and the professional.
Editorial

Ruane’s Election Breaks Many Glass Ceilings, But More is Needed to Change Status Quo

Electing someone different once is just the first step to opening the gates to all those who come from the same background.
Editorial

With Mental Health Cuts, More Proof That the Government Lags Behind the People

As students unite to protest cuts to the mental health budget, the government’s ineffectiveness is highlighted.
Editorial

How Far Ahead the Trinity Access Programme Is, and How Far We Need to Go

News that Oxford is to replicate the Trinity Access Programme is a reminder of how far ahead it is – but there’s still so much to be done.
Editorial

Provost Offering His House for Negotiations is Farcical in Light of Third-Level Crisis

With government formation discussions taking place in Trinity this week and a long-standing funding crisis in higher education, are the politicians laughing?
Editorial

The Headwinds Facing Irish Higher Education Risk Long-term Damage

A new report reminds us that higher education funding reform is the only solution to very real and very urgent problems.
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Student Partnership and Sustainable Funding are Equally Important for Higher Education Reform

A partnership model for higher education needs to start with a sustainable system of public funding.
Editorial

Call for a Third Graduate Students’ Union Sabbat Raises Questions About Representation

With the GSU’s council voting to seek funding for a third full-time officer, it must be asked if more representation equals better representation.