Op-Ed

Op-Ed

Trinity is a Perfect Test Bed for Cutting Out Plastics

The promising TCD Plastic Solutions campaign is paving the way for universities and beyond, writes Eamon Ryan.
By Eamon Ryan
Op-Ed

Seachtain na hÉigse: Súil siar is ag breathnú ar aghaidh

Le Seachtain na hÉigse faoi lán seoil anois, scríobhann Ciarán Wadd faoi stair na seachtaine agus an ceiliúradh i mbliana.
By Ciarán Wadd
Op-Ed

Why Supplemental Fees Are a Bad Deal for Students

Students should oppose the College's proposed fee for repeat exams, writes Domhnall McGlacken-Byrne.
By Domhnall McGlacken-Byrne
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Why Strike 4 Repeal Needs Its Own Message

Those advocating for a one-message repeal campaign are wrong. An ad hoc, unaffiliated activist group has its own benefits, write Sadhbh Sheeran and Aine Palmer.
By Sadhbh Sheeran and Aine Palmer
Op-Ed

We Want to Preserve Our Irish Connection Post-Brexit

Francis Campbell, the Vice-Chancellor of St Mary's University Twickenham, writes about the importance of maintaining links between Ireland and the UK.
By Francis Campbell
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We Need An Ever Closer Union Between Ireland and the UK

Tim Blackman, the Vice-Chancellor of Middlesex University London, argues we need to re-think the relationship between Ireland and the UK.
By Tim Blackman
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Irish and UK Academics are Better Together

Brexit shouldn't divide the academic ties that bind us, writes the Vice-Chancellor of Bangor University.
By John Hughes
Op-Ed

Direct Provision Has Destroyed Lives. Please Keep Fighting

Ellie Kisyombe writes about her experience of the direct provision system.
By Ellie Kisyombe
Op-Ed

Employers Should Pay More to Fund Higher Education, But Not at Any Cost

Joe O'Connor says that while additional funding from employers is welcome, industry should not be shaping decisions in higher education.
By Joe O'Connor
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UK Universities Must Adapt to Brexit’s Uncertainty

Vice-Chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University Iain Martin says universities want greater clarity over the next steps as the UK leaves the EU.
By Iain Martin