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Expensive Academic Books Put A Price Tag On Knowledge

Students already pay so much for college and the price of academic texts is another barrier to education, writes Jack Synnott.
By Jack Synnott
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Trinity Must Work Harder to Make Its Graduates Employable

Despite an improvement this year, Trinity's position in the QS Rankings is not something the College should take lightly, writes Paddy Mockler.
By Paddy Mockler
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Sean Binder’s Arrest Represents the Criminalisation of Compassion

One can only make sense of what is happening to Sean Binder in light of EU policy to criminalise solidarity, writes Dr Andrew Finlay.
By Andrew Finlay
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For International Students, the Recent Re-Entry Visa Reform Is an Unnecessary Stress

The elimination of the online appointment system could make it more difficult for universities to attract international students, writes Jake Gilchrist.
By Jake Gilchrist
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Good Luck, Fresher – You’ll Need It

There's no time in your life you will feel as young and baby-like as when you first walk in through Front Gate, writes Faye Curran.
By Faye Curran
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The True Cost of College’s Commercialisation is Starting to Show

College is looking more like a business than a place of learning, writes Jack Synnott.
By Jack Synnott
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To End Unpaid Internships, Public Mood Must Change

Unpaid internships remain prevalent in Ireland spite of legislation banning them. The public must stop turning a blind eye, writes Paddy Mockler.
By Paddy Mockler
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How the Schrodinger Conference Reignited My Passion for Research

Cillian Gartlan reflects on this historic conference impacted him and reignited his commitment to a career in science.
By Cillian Gartlan
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Freshers’ Week is Wasted on Freshers

The constant hype around freshers' week makes disappointment for new students hard to avoid, writes Aoife Kearins.
By Aoife Kearins
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Pride is About Much More Than Parades

Roberta Rodrigues reflects on why pride is important for so many students.
By Roberta Rodrigues