Comment & Analysis

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Column

Despite a Successful Student March, Obstacles Remain

With something tangible to fight against, this year's demonstration was notably successful, but fighting for a publicly funded system in this climate presents many obstacles.
By Simon Foy
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Contribution

“Pro-Choice” Supporters Too Often Have a Monopoly on Abortion Debate in Trinity

Aishling Ruigrok argues that those who hold a “pro-life” view in Trinity are often stigmatised, and proper debate doesn't take place.
By Aishling Ruigrok
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Column

The Ambiguous Role of the Class Representative

Loic Delorme argues that although the role of a class representative is a multi-faceted one, representatives should take a greater interest in Council and student politics in general.
By Loic Delorme
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Analysis

For Unions and Groups Across the Country, a Multitude of Reasons to March for Education

Leaders from unions and interest groups from all over Ireland explain why they are marching in against the introduction of student loans.
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Column

Trinity Will Fundamentally Change the Way it Assesses its Students

The Vice-Provost, Chris Morash, discusses how College is looking to change the way it assesses students by moving away from final summative exams towards a more formative approach.
By Chris Morash
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Profile

For the Head of Trinity’s Nursing, an Unconventional Route Through a Look at Addiction

For the Head of Trinity's School of Nursing and Midwifery, Prof Catherine Comiskey, it was the study of addition that brought her to lead one of the world's top departments.
By Kathleen McNamee
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Column

Exploring the Link Between Getting a Master’s Degree and Improving Your Employability

Kate Lawler argues that an increasing number of employers are placing a greater emphasis on practical experience over a postgraduate qualification.
By Kate Lawler
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Editorial

150% Increase in Emergency Counselling Appointments Contrasts with Successive Cuts to Services

Rise in demand for emergency appointments should be met by College with increased funding and support for students in need.
By The Editorial Board
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Tá Méadú de réir 150 faoin gcéad i gCoinní Práinne Comhairleoireachta as Comhréir le Ciorruithe do Sheirbhísí

Ba cheart go gtabharfadh an Coláiste níos mó maoinithe agus tacaíochta do mhic léinn de bharr an mhéadaithe éilimh do choinní práinne.
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Is Gá do Mhic Léinn Glacadh le Sampla Chlú na bPinsinéirí i leith Píonós Toghchánach

In áit bheith doicheallach faoi shochar an rialtais a thuill siad, ba cheart go ndéanfadh mic léinn aithris ar nósanna vótála leanúnacha agus chomhthachtaitheach glúine a sean-thuismitheoirí chun a n-eisiamh a sheachaint.