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Weekly Coronavirus Testing May Not Be an Attractive Prospect – But It Is Worthwhile

Coronavirus tests could help Trinity avoid on-campus clusters. Students have a responsibility to avail of the scheme, writes Eimear Finan
By Eimear Finan
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The CSC is Undermining Its Own Advice By Not Practising What it Preaches

The CSC has created a discrepancy between ‘do as I say’ and ‘do as I do’, writes Emer Moreau.
By Emer Moreau
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Taking Money from a Qatari Politician Goes Against Trinity’s Spirit of Inclusivity

Societies are strapped for cash, but sponsorship from a former Qatari defence minister is a step too far, writes Faye Curran.
By Faye Curran
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Leaving Cert Results Were Record-Breaking – But This Will Benefit Few

Leaving certificate students may be celebrating the highest results on record – but their unprecedented grades may not bear the desired fruit on Friday when CAO offers are made, writes Faye Curran.
By Faye Curran
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The Skill of Socialising in Distanced Times

Making friends can be difficult, but we can't expect fate to simply bestow them upon us in a post-lockdown world, writes Aoibh Ní Chroimín.
By Aoibh Ní Chroimín
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Next Year Will Be Like No Other. Registration Fees Should Reflect This

Students go to college to learn face to face with lecturers – not over Zoom. Charging them the full registration fee is unfair, writes Eimear Finan.
By Eimear Finan
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Societies are Central to Trinity Life. The Coronavirus Will Challenge This

Between the strain caused by the cancellation of the freshers' fair to the shifting of events to online platforms, societies have a bumpy road ahead of them, writes Mairead Maguire.
By Mairead Maguire
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Údar Díomá – Seachas Iontas – É Tuarascáil an Choimisinéara Teanga

Is beag an t-iontas an nuacht gur sháraigh ceithre ollscoil Acht na dTeangacha Oifigiúila, dar le Malachi Ó Marcaigh.
By Malachi Ó Marcaigh
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The New Campus Guidelines Raise Questions But Are Ultimately Worth It

Students will face plenty of complications next year, but returning to campus is worth the hassle, writes Eimear Finan
By Eimear Finan
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Former HEA Chief Tom Boland May Be Just What TUSE Needs to Get Off the Ground

Tom Boland's experience and know-how will be important for the future of the south-east's aspirations of having a university, writes Faye Curran.
By Faye Curran