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From TheJournal.ie 'Don't panic, don't compare' - if you're getting your Leaving Cert results today, read this first

'Don't panic, don't compare' - if you're getting your Leaving Cert results today, read this first

We’ve been through it, and we have something to tell you…

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is the CAO points system fair? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the CAO points system fair?

Further proposals for a revamp of the Leaving Certificate have been reported this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Coping with a nervous Leaving Cert student? Read on... Exams

Opinion: Coping with a nervous Leaving Cert student? Read on...

With the Leaving Certificate results set to be released this week, here are some tips to calm those fraying nerves.

From TheJournal.ie Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad No Flying The Nest This post contains a poll

Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad

The DIT Cost of Living Guide says student living costs are over €8,000.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday Take Five

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie More and more people are dropping out of college (especially men) College Dropout

More and more people are dropping out of college (especially men)

7,000 students from the 2010/11 academic year didn’t make it to second year.

From TheJournal.ie Students at UCC are more likely to have tried drugs, apparently Survey

Students at UCC are more likely to have tried drugs, apparently

Marijuana is the most popular drug among the college’s students.

From TheJournal.ie Trinity College wants to triple admissions from NI and here's how they'll do it Trinners For Winners

Trinity College wants to triple admissions from NI and here's how they'll do it

The university said the number of students coming from the North has dropped recently – partly due to the fact that only one in eight take four A-Levels.

From TheJournal.ie Father of gunman who killed six people says it's his 'duty' to prevent future mass killings Elliot Rodgers

Father of gunman who killed six people says it's his 'duty' to prevent future mass killings

Elliot Rodgers posted a video to YouTube before he killed six people and injured 13 others.

9 things absolutely everyone should be aware of before moving out

Attention, newly-graduated secondary school students. This one is for you.

From TheJournal.ie Meet the team who installed the fixed Trinity College Front Gate Open Sesame

Meet the team who installed the fixed Trinity College Front Gate

The 140-year-old gate was damaged during an early-morning incident in April.

Jim Carrey gave some seriously good advice in a college speech

The actor dropped his goofy persona to give us some hard truths.

From TheJournal.ie Senior garda officer shortlisted for top job in the PSNI Tipped For The Top

Senior garda officer shortlisted for top job in the PSNI

He is one of three candidates that are to be interviewed today to replace Chief Constable Matt Baggott.

Here are all the (excellent) reasons you don't need to study right now

A lesson in procrastination from DailyEdge.ie.

From TheJournal.ie All Hallows College to close "with immediate effect" School's Out

All Hallows College to close "with immediate effect"

The college had suffered from falling student numbers and a financial shortfall.

Irish college professor is sick of your dead granny excuses RIP

Irish college professor is sick of your dead granny excuses

There are only so many family emergencies one man can take.

From TheJournal.ie Irish colleges get 'A grades' in new third level ranking system Top Marks

Irish colleges get 'A grades' in new third level ranking system

The new system aims to give a more practical assessment of third level institutions than the existing league tables.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should a degree have a different weight depending on where it's from? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should a degree have a different weight depending on where it's from?

The Dublin Web Summit is giving different credits to degrees from different institutions. Do you agree with this?

College bans students from taking selfies at graduation ceremony

The students have been told they have to wait ’til afterwards.

19 things you'll only know if you went to NUI Galway

Doing Arts – majoring in English, minoring in Supermacs.

The inevitable #TrinityGate jokes have begun

#TrinityGate #GateGate

From TheJournal.ie Column: What's it like to work at a nightclub during college? Let me tell you ... Night Owls

Column: What's it like to work at a nightclub during college? Let me tell you ...

Working in a club will give you a huge range of skills useful in later ‘grown up’ life, writes Roisin Curran.

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin

Keeping it South Side since 1854.

From TheJournal.ie Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less? Payday

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?

Over the last ten years, graduate salaries went up, but then down even quicker.

16 things you'll only know if you went to Dublin City University DCU

16 things you'll only know if you went to Dublin City University

It’s in Glasnevin, actually.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí shut down unofficial Galway Rag Week event after crush outside nightclub Closing Time

Gardaí shut down unofficial Galway Rag Week event after crush outside nightclub

The gardaí said the decision to close the ‘unofficial’ Rag Week night was made on the grounds of health and safety reasons.

18 things you'll only know if you went to Trinity College Dublin

See you at the Pav after this lecture?

From TheJournal.ie Graduate nurses to protest "€6.49 per hour" training wage Everyone Loves Nurses

Graduate nurses to protest "€6.49 per hour" training wage

The campaign is aiming for the original salary of €26,000 to be restored.

College friends discover they're half-sisters through sperm donor

They both bought the same jacket without realising it! Sisters.

Jack Gleeson is in the nip in the Trinity naked calendar

What would Cersei say?

Can this website sum up your entire degree in just one sentence?

Whether you studied English, maths or even photography… Yes. Yes, it can.

From TheJournal.ie Column: On this day in the year 2020 – Irish universities Opinion

Column: On this day in the year 2020 – Irish universities

From an imagined post-2020 perspective, Dr James Heaney, Lecturer in English and Irish Studies, considers how our current third-level education crisis might play out in the near future.

From TheJournal.ie SUSI: Decisions have been made on all completed student grant applications Student Grants

SUSI: Decisions have been made on all completed student grant applications

In its latest progress report, the awarding body has confirmed it’s reached the finalisation stage for grants two months faster than the last academic year.

From TheJournal.ie Bonus points for Physics, Chemistry and Applied Maths should be introduced, says TD Leaving Cert

Bonus points for Physics, Chemistry and Applied Maths should be introduced, says TD

Limerick TD Patrick O’Donovan said if we cannot encourage people to study these subjects at higher level, we will have a serious problem in filling the places on third level courses.

From TheJournal.ie Cyprus university now letting you pay fees with Bitcoins Tuition

Cyprus university now letting you pay fees with Bitcoins

The country was one of the first to embrace Bitcoins after people moved their savings to the online currency following its controversial bailout.

7 things all recent graduates know to be true

So you’ve got a degree. Now what?

From TheJournal.ie UCC to contact Facebook over "birds" page UCC

UCC to contact Facebook over "birds" page

A page that posts Facebook photos of college students has been roundly criticised by students groups.

From TheJournal.ie Open for business: CAO now taking applications for 2014 courses

Open for business: CAO now taking applications for 2014 courses

College registration season is officially under way…