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My Adventures With The Drunk and Disorderly On The Sligo Train

The Sligo train gives rise to an endless stream of hardships, writes Aisling Marren.
By Aisling Marren
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Invisible Disabilities Are a Part of Life. Understanding is Important

We'd all benefit from a more informed conversation about invisible disabilities, but the most important thing is to be there for those around you, writes Cormac Watson.
By Cormac Watson
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My Utrecht Erasmus Has Made Me a Parody of Leprechaun Irishness

Molly Furey rediscovers her Irish roots, via Guinness and gas craic, on an Erasmus in the Netherlands.
By Molly Furey
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I Signed Up for a Free Box of Pringles. Now I’m a TCDSU Class Rep

As the old adage goes: there’s no such thing as a free box of Pringles, writes Aoife Kearins.
By Aoife Kearins
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In College, Sex and Drugs are the Rule – Not the Exception

Attitudes towards sex and drugs in university are a far cry from those held in rural areas, writes Faye Curran.
By Faye Curran
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Grief is a Part of Life. It’s Time We Learned to Talk About It

Grief is an ever-evolving set of emotions, and we shouldn't hide from that, writes Molly Furey.
By Molly Furey
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After Rankings Slump, Trinity Must Focus on Its Education – Not Its Brand

Yesterday's rankings fall was a blow to Trinity. In response, the College needs to focus on improving the fundamentals, writes Aoife Kearins.
By Aoife Kearins
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The Quest for the Perfect Summer isn’t Just Overrated – It’s Exhausting

Summer shouldn't be about outdoing each other – you don't need to travel the world in style to be normal, writes Faye Curran.
By Faye Curran
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The Leaving Cert Is a Brutal System – But It’s Fair

The leaving certificate is tough – but it's fair, and it's only getting fairer, writes Aisling Marren.
By Aisling Marren
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TCDSU Must Organise a Campus Rent Strike Within the Year

If an on-campus rent strike succeeded in Trinity, it would set an extraordinary precedent, writes Cormac Watson.
By Cormac Watson