Editorial

Editorial

Attitude Towards Student Nurses and Midwives Must be Radically Altered

The recent threat of strike organised by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) has been successful in stalling the decision of the HSE, but their demands must be met.
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A Win for Trinity’s Reputation is a Loss for its Economics Department

The HEA's Employment Control Framework creates a paradox for universities.
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Trinity Has Two Fewer Vocal People in a Position to Effect Change

With the resignation of Prof Peter Coxon from the College Board, and with Prof Eoin O’Dell no longer Chair of the Fellows, the job of holding Trinity to account has only become harder.
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For a Budget Built to Win Votes, the Government Didn’t Even Count Students

If we have increased “political capital”, why was the only thing benefitting students a vague commitment to increase money to the student assistance fund?
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Little is to be Gained from Leaving a Students’ Union

The Editorial Board considers the right to leave a students’ union, and whether this is an important right to uphold.
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Societies Know What They are Getting with Controversial Guests

Society guests are sometimes chosen for the controversy they will court, argues the Editorial Board.
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The Repeal the Eighth Movement Faces an Upward Battle

As TCDSU rolls out its Repeal the Eighth campaign, the Editorial Board examines the challenges it will face.
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Trinity’s Global Strategy has Paid off When it Comes to University Rankings

While not immune to criticism, the strategy has given Trinity a boost where funding has decreased.
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Don’t Expect Anything Innovative from the Higher Education Funding Working Group

The group has fallen for a bastardised conception of political realism – namely that their solution will only be an alteration of what already exists.
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Students Should Not Reject Protests This Year

As USI move away from their annual protest, the Editorial Board explores why USI should not place too special a focus on registering voters.