Editorial

Editorial

College Needs to Show Compassion for Residents Amid the Pandemic

This week a student who said they were showing symptoms of coronavirus was told to leave campus accommodation.
Editorial

Was In-Person Teaching Always A Pipe Dream?

The IUA this week announced that only classes that had to be taught in person would remain on campus.
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Coronavirus Rules for Residents Should Be Firm And – Above All – Clear

Trinity this week introduced what at first appeared to be draconian measures to fight rule breaking in College accommodation.
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The CSC Has Undermined the Idea of a Constitution and – By Extension – Itself

The CSC has breached its constitution for the past six months by delaying its annual election.
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The Education Departments Were Uncoordinated Last Week. Best Not Let it Fester

Last week saw startling announcements from Higher Education Minister Simon Harris.
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Outrage Over Timetables in NUIG and UCD May Be a Sign of the Times for Trinity

Students expressed anger this week in UCD and NUIG over the number of in-person teaching hours they will have.
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To Protect Societies, the CSC Must Compensate for Cancelling the Freshers’ Fair

Operating the physical fair has been deemed “unrealistic” given current public health guidelines.
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Trinity is at the Heart of Immunology. It Needs to Take a Lead on Testing

Trinity immunologist Luke O’Neill this week advised College to begin testing staff and students twice weekly.
By The Editorial Board
Editorial

Six New College Buildings is Music to the Ears of Third-Level’s Stakeholders

Higher Education Minister Simon Harris announced the tender for six new higher education buildings this week.
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Trinity’s Swimming Pool Has Long Been Neglected. Time for College to Take Action

Trinity’s swimming pool has now been closed indefinitely, awaiting repairs.