Editorial

Editorial

In Halls, Trinity Gets Into Another Accommodation Mess Of Its Own Making

Students in Halls were outraged at nightly charges to remain in accommodation, and by a proposal to move those staying into one block.
Editorial

On Third-Level, a Provostial Warning is Worrying. It’s Also Likely to Go Unheard

Provost Patrick Prendergast this week warned Trinity could lose up to €120 million as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Editorial

Online Teaching May Be Unavoidable. If So, College Must Get it Right

Trinity is considering moving large lectures online as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Trinity Has Made Exam Blunders Before, But This Year’s Are Especially Damning

Errors of varying degrees of seriousness appeared in many students’ exam timetables this week.
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A Recruitment Freeze With Ominous Echoes of the Past – and Eerie Implications

College this week informed heads of department about a freeze on staff recruitment due to the consequences of the coronavirus.
Editorial

We Can’t Take Academic Freedom for Granted. Troubling Developments in UCD Prove It

UCD attempted to make changes that acknowledged a ‘risk of tension’ between academic freedom and internationalisation.
Editorial

Students Didn’t Get No Detriment – They Got a College Unusually Ready to Compromise

Students didn’t get no detriment in the way they’d hoped, but Trinity worked hard to capture the spirit of the policy.
Editorial

No Detriment Isn’t a Perfect Policy – But It’s the Best Proposal We’ve Seen

Thousands of students have this week demanded the implementation of a policy that will safeguard their grades.
Editorial

Hist Accusations a Timely Reminder – Again – That Elitism Has Deep Roots in Trinity

Questionable relics of the past remain intact in many of Trinity’s societies – including, but not only, in the Hist.
Editorial

If Hospital Staff Are Heroes, Why Do Many Feel They’re a Government Afterthought?

Student nursing interns face a litany of unanswered questions, even as the government hails healthcare workers.