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USI Presidential Candidates Look to Long Term While Fighting Fires

Oisín Hassan and Lorna Fitzpatrick are running for the presidency of Ireland's national students' union.
By Donal MacNamee
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A Voting System of Our Own

TCDSU's voting system – Single Transferable Vote (STV) system – is more unique than you might think.
By Jack Synnott
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The Power of Storytelling in Student Elections

Politicians have always used storytelling as a tool to win voters, and TCDSU elections are no different.
By Ciannait Khan
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The Postgraduate Gap in TCDSU Elections

With many postgraduate students only passing through for a year, they often have a very different role in election season to undergraduates.
By Cormac Watson
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For Candidates, Campaign Managers Offer a Steady Hand

You might think you know the key players involved in the TCDSU elections, but the average student is unlikely to know of the key people behind the scenes.
By Aisling Marren
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Inside Printing House Square, the College’s Newest Building

Printing House Square, aside from housing 250 students, will be the home of the Health Centre and the Disability Service.
By Jack Synnott
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The Brains Behind Trinity’s Epilepsy Research

Prof Mark Cunningham is using neurophysiology to shed light on a poorly understood disease.
By Yasmine Tadjine
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Dunsink Observatory’s Newest Scientific Enigma

The recently appointed head of astronomy and astrophysics at DIAS, Peter Gallagher, is keen to focus on scientific outreach during his tenure.
By Aoife Kearins
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The Most Read Articles of 2018

For the fourth-ever year, The University Times surpassed one million unique readers in a year, with stories from Take Back Trinity to trees collapsing.
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‘They Called Us Terrorists’: The Nicaraguan Students Fighting Government Oppression

With Nicaragua in a state of civic unrest, students around the country have been protesting against President Daniel Ortega's authoritarian regime.
By Martha Lewis