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'It's like being at a match and they keep moving the goalposts': The rapidly changing face of Irish college life
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'It's like being at a match and they keep moving the goalposts': The rapidly changing face of Irish college life

Sep 26th 2020, 12:05 AM 33,248 Views 15 Comments

Demand for mental health supports have already risen as colleges move classes and social events online.

'A slightly lesser place': Challenges ahead for universities as international student numbers fall by up to 50%
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'A slightly lesser place': Challenges ahead for universities as international student numbers fall by up to 50%

Sep 24th 2020, 6:10 AM 19,813 Views 6 Comments

A less diverse campus and a devastating impact on university income lies ahead due to a drop in international students.

New research suggests Vitamin D can reduce severity of Covid-19 symptoms
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New research suggests Vitamin D can reduce severity of Covid-19 symptoms

Apr 23rd 2020, 5:32 PM 59,979 Views 53 Comments

Vitamin D is present in foods such as oily fish, cheese and egg yolks.

TCD could lose at least €3 million after decision to close Book of Kells due to coronavirus fears
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TCD could lose at least €3 million after decision to close Book of Kells due to coronavirus fears

Mar 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 14,276 Views 29 Comments

The Book of Kells is one of Ireland’s top tourism attractions.

Universities put Irish students in Italy on high alert as number of coronavirus cases there rockets
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Universities put Irish students in Italy on high alert as number of coronavirus cases there rockets

Feb 26th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,362 Views 10 Comments

More than 10 people have died from the virus in Italy as confirmed cases reach over 280.

Life expectancy in Ireland's most deprived area 7 years lower than most affluent area
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Life expectancy in Ireland's most deprived area 7 years lower than most affluent area

Nov 27th 2019, 8:10 PM 22,737 Views 16 Comments

That’s according to a new report published by Trinity College Dublin researchers today.

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As vaping-linked injuries and deaths rise in the US, some Irish colleges are moving towards an all-out ban

Oct 5th 2019, 10:00 PM 24,846 Views 52 Comments

18 deaths and 1080 injuries in the US have been linked to vaping.

Repetitive knocks key to understanding MMA and rugby-related head injuries, Trinity scientists say
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Repetitive knocks key to understanding MMA and rugby-related head injuries, Trinity scientists say

Sep 9th 2019, 2:03 PM 9,013 Views 3 Comments

The study was undertaken by the Trinity-led concussion research interest group.

Older people who go to Mass have better mental health, according to new Irish research
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Older people who go to Mass have better mental health, according to new Irish research

Aug 1st 2019, 3:57 PM 15,821 Views 52 Comments

It found that those who attended religious services regularly reported lower depressive symptoms.

Catherine Corless to get honorary degree from Trinity College Dublin today
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Catherine Corless to get honorary degree from Trinity College Dublin today

Dec 7th 2018, 6:20 AM 32,025 Views 38 Comments

Thomas Kinsella and Michal Lipson will also receive honorary degrees.

TCD sexual consent classes get green light for expansion to clubs and socs
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TCD sexual consent classes get green light for expansion to clubs and socs

Jun 4th 2018, 10:00 PM 15,848 Views 61 Comments

The classes have been trialled in Trinity Halls but the student union wants them elsewhere on campus.

Trinity provost says university will 'seriously consider' alternatives to resit exam fees after student protest
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Trinity provost says university will 'seriously consider' alternatives to resit exam fees after student protest

Mar 14th 2018, 10:35 PM 28,159 Views 42 Comments

Earlier, security was called to the dining hall after students took it over and refused to leave.

Trinity students occupy building and block entrances in protest against exam resit fees
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Trinity students occupy building and block entrances in protest against exam resit fees

Mar 13th 2018, 2:16 PM 23,409 Views 88 Comments

The Students’ Union President is due to meet with the university’s Vice Provost on the issue.

Students' exam fee protest shuts down access to Book of Kells
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Students' exam fee protest shuts down access to Book of Kells

Mar 9th 2018, 2:12 PM 26,347 Views 34 Comments

Trinity students have released a list of demands.

There may be a link between hearing loss and dementia - Trinity study
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There may be a link between hearing loss and dementia - Trinity study

Dec 14th 2017, 10:00 PM 19,139 Views 16 Comments

The study’s lead researcher has called for more research to examine whether the treatment of hearing loss can decrease the chances of developing dementia.

TCD's Historical Society has changed its mind on giving Nigel Farage a gold medal
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TCD's Historical Society has changed its mind on giving Nigel Farage a gold medal

Oct 6th 2017, 7:25 PM 15,928 Views 60 Comments

The Hist said it may be seen as an endorsement of Farage.

'Why don't they volunteer themselves?': Trinity College criticised over animal testing
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'Why don't they volunteer themselves?': Trinity College criticised over animal testing

Aug 21st 2017, 9:20 PM 19,559 Views 94 Comments

A total of 3,000 rats and 21,000 mice were used in Trinity College Dublin in 2016 alone.

A Trinity professor will play a big role in space exploration
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A Trinity professor will play a big role in space exploration

Mar 10th 2017, 6:09 AM 8,873 Views 0 Comments

Professor Peter Gallagher has been appointed as an adviser to the Director of Science at the European Space Agency.

Trinity breakthrough means a computer hard-disk’s capacity could be increased by 1,000
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Trinity breakthrough means a computer hard-disk’s capacity could be increased by 1,000

Mar 5th 2017, 8:30 AM 17,378 Views 16 Comments

The discovery could revolutionise computing as we know it.

Planned talk by Israeli Ambassador at Trinity College is cancelled after protests
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Planned talk by Israeli Ambassador at Trinity College is cancelled after protests

Feb 21st 2017, 8:10 AM 15,265 Views 150 Comments

Students for Justice in Palestine said there was an imbalance on the planned panel.

'Hearsay on social media' being blamed for falling vaccine rates
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'Hearsay on social media' being blamed for falling vaccine rates

Feb 12th 2017, 12:05 AM 14,488 Views 61 Comments

A Trinity professor says such fear mongering presents a risk to the wider public.

Pixies, Bell X1 and alt-J set for series of outdoor summer gigs at Trinity College
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Pixies, Bell X1 and alt-J set for series of outdoor summer gigs at Trinity College

Feb 6th 2017, 11:29 AM 28,942 Views 22 Comments

The gigs will run from 6 – 11 July.

Emer Glanville left school when she was 16 - today she graduates from Medicine in Trinity
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Emer Glanville left school when she was 16 - today she graduates from Medicine in Trinity

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:00 PM 41,538 Views 46 Comments

Emer is a graduate of the Trinity Access programme which gives people a second chance at education.

European Investment Bank to invest €100 million in UCC and €70 million in Trinity
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European Investment Bank to invest €100 million in UCC and €70 million in Trinity

Nov 24th 2016, 9:40 AM 12,951 Views 39 Comments

The developments will support hundreds of jobs and focus on improved student accommodation and research facilities.

A new map shows where people are getting the least vitamin D in Dublin
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A new map shows where people are getting the least vitamin D in Dublin

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:19 AM 32,162 Views 33 Comments

The map charts vitamin D deficiency rates across the Dublin area.

Over 11,000 pregnant women at risk of depression in Ireland - study
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Over 11,000 pregnant women at risk of depression in Ireland - study

Nov 1st 2016, 8:35 AM 10,505 Views 13 Comments

A new study shows the probability of women becoming depressed during pregnancy in Ireland.

Social media can bring out the worst in public mourning, says an expert on digital grief
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Social media can bring out the worst in public mourning, says an expert on digital grief

Sep 6th 2016, 6:05 AM 19,875 Views 30 Comments

“In the context of grieving, because it’s easier to make a posting on an internet page, it’s often a kind of phoney impression.”

We Need To Talk About Apple: Two top Irish economists go head-to-head over the €13 billion
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We Need To Talk About Apple: Two top Irish economists go head-to-head over the €13 billion

Sep 4th 2016, 7:00 AM 24,732 Views 75 Comments

UCD Professor Moore McDowell says we have nothing to lose in appealing, while TCD Professor Brian Lucey says Ireland should let Apple fight its own battles.

Your immune system might be making you fat, major new Irish research suggests
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Your immune system might be making you fat, major new Irish research suggests

Sep 1st 2016, 10:42 PM 49,375 Views 71 Comments

“It is too simplistic to say eat less, move more and the weight will come off,” said lead researcher Professor Donal O’Shea.

Irish women who give birth at home are much more likely to breastfeed
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Irish women who give birth at home are much more likely to breastfeed

Aug 10th 2016, 6:05 AM 14,994 Views 63 Comments

Only 60% of Irish women begin breastfeeding, compared to a European average of around 90%.

Today is the 25th anniversary of the public internet in Ireland
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Today is the 25th anniversary of the public internet in Ireland

Aug 6th 2016, 4:15 PM 9,572 Views 33 Comments

Trinity College Dublin was the first Irish organisation to connect to the internet, via leased lined delivered by Telecom Eireann to the O’Reilly Institute.

Homeless single mum who secured a place in Trinity has been refused Back To Education Allowance
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Homeless single mum who secured a place in Trinity has been refused Back To Education Allowance

Aug 6th 2016, 12:00 PM 80,931 Views 196 Comments

The Department of Social Protection told TheJournal.ie that the Family Income Supplement, which Erica Fleming receives, is not a qualifying payment for the BTEA.

This Trinity student's powerful Facebook post about feminism has gone viral
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This Trinity student's powerful Facebook post about feminism has gone viral

Apr 6th 2016, 10:05 AM 7,379 Views 4 Comments

“No one said anything.”

11 Trinity College statues with necessary Snapchat captions
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11 Trinity College statues with necessary Snapchat captions

Feb 10th 2016, 2:58 PM 9,100 Views 0 Comments

They’re just saying what we’re all thinking.

How Lucinda and Averil clashed over abortion as students more than a decade ago
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How Lucinda and Averil clashed over abortion as students more than a decade ago

Feb 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 52,131 Views 174 Comments

The 2002 abortion referendum debate made for a heated political battle between two of the country’s rising young political stars.

The 21 most Trinity College Dublin things that have ever happened
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The 21 most Trinity College Dublin things that have ever happened

Feb 7th 2016, 1:00 PM 13,670 Views 3 Comments

#JustTrinityThings.

European police and soldiers will be trained by a €2m game made at Trinity College
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European police and soldiers will be trained by a €2m game made at Trinity College

Feb 5th 2016, 12:37 PM 14,921 Views 44 Comments

The college is leading a project that aims to improve skills needed in peacekeeping missions.

Sexual consent workshops to be compulsory for new TCD students
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Sexual consent workshops to be compulsory for new TCD students

Jan 27th 2016, 1:09 PM 27,409 Views 134 Comments

The classes will be mandatory for first-year undergraduates in student accommodation in Rathmines.

Suffer with psoriasis? They may be about to completely change how it's treated
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Suffer with psoriasis? They may be about to completely change how it's treated

Jan 15th 2016, 6:08 AM 44,574 Views 37 Comments

Scientists in TCD have discovered how to control the protein that activates inflammation.

What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free?
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What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free?

Jan 2nd 2016, 6:30 PM 15,659 Views 76 Comments

From passive houses to ‘poo buses’…

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