The government seems intent on not doing things that will actually solve the crisis third-level faces.
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To treat the Trinity panel as merely an anachronism ignores its most redeeming qualities.
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Third-level stakeholders have spent nearly three years trying to curry favour with a man who can no longer really help them.
Tá trí bliana caite ag geallsealbhóirí ag iarraidh bheith mór le fear nach féidir leis cabhair a tabhairt a thuilleadh.
Stances on third-level funding were never really going to cause students to spurn political parties.
Ba léir i dtólamh nárbh leor ceist an mhaoiniú ardoideachais chun na mic léinn a spreagadh chun vótáil d’aon ghuth.
Cé go bhfuil an taoide ag tiontú ó scéim iasacht mhac léinn, tá na hollscoileanna fós gann ar mhaoiniú.
Despite signs that the tide has turned away from a student loan scheme, universities are still starved of funding.