Editorial

Editorial

Bewailing Rankings, The Provost Tries to Rewrite History and Redefine His Legacy

The failure of an almost-neurotic battle against declining rankings has caused the Provost to rethink his approach.
Editorial

‘Pale and Stale’ Went Too Far, But the Outcry Over TEDx Diversity Was Justified

Too few of us detected that certain groups were unaccounted for – and it took the women who felt unrepresented to draw attention to it.
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In Commending Take Back Trinity, the Provost is Correct, Hilarious and Galling

It was in some ways inevitable that the Provost would eventually try to twist the narrative in his favour.
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Someone Who Should Know Better Spectacularly Misses the Point of Consent Workshops

Educating young people in the intricacies of consent is a crucial task for a country that still struggles with its approach to sex.
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Even Student Newspapers Now Face Criticism Couched in Trumpian Terms

Now, even Trinity’s media critics seem to evoke the barbs of a man we are all supposedly appalled by.
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Trinity Expects its Pharmacy Students to Work For Free

The problem that pharmacy students face unfortunately extends far beyond the walls of Trinity.
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DUCAC Gets Too Much Funding to Have a Transparency Problem

It appears at times as though DUCAC’s members believe they operate under a different set of rules.
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GSU’s Vote on Finance a Sign Students are Now Seen As Legitimate Stakeholders

That students now have a second vote on the College Finance Committee is undoubtedly a consequence of the Take Back Trinity protests.
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TCDSU Pioneered Consent Workshops – and Politicians Are Now Taking Them Very Seriously

When students’ unions campaign well and coherently, they have the power to help effect change on a national level.
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Far From a ‘Whole Island’ University, Trinity Needs to Up its Non-Leinster Game

Considering just one-in-five students come from outside Leinster, College must consider the obstacles facing students from Munster and Connacht.