OPINION

Op-Ed

The Best is Yet to Come: Why My College Years Shouldn’t Be the Best of My Life

While we might look back on them with rose-tinted glasses, our years at college shouldn’t be the best of our life, writes Hosanna Boulter
By Hosanna Boulter
Contribution

Trinity’s Societies and Student Organisations Must Become Accessible to All

With almost 10 per cent of Trinity’s student population registered with the disability service, student spaces, movements, and societies must make strides to prioritise accessibility, writes Evan Cryan.
By Evan Cryan
Column

What Trinity Taught me About Education – Both Formal and Informal

I am a different person to the one I was a year ago, because of my education – both the one I receive in university and the rich, informal education that I receive every day, writes Cormac Watson.
By Cormac Watson
Column

No, Social Media can Never BeReal

Our goal should not be to make social media more ‘real’, but to accept its lack of reality and enjoy it for what it is, writes Phoebe Pascoe.
By Phoebe Pascoe
Column

A Degree in English Literature is a Sorry Match for my Love of Reading

I had a completely different, idealistic picture of what it would look like to be an English major long before I actually became one, writes Abby Cleaver.
By Abby Cleaver
Contribution

Will Smith’s Oscars Slap Proves Every Bad Thing We Think About Hollywood

In the first of a series of opinion articles from transition-year students, Colin Smith reflects on what the Oscars really represent now.
By Colin Smith
Column

Abortion Review Must Tackle Three-Day Wait

The review is primarily legalistic in scope and seems to have little regard for the emotional welfare of people who procure abortions in Ireland writes Michael Archer.
By Michael Archer
Column

Two Years Ago, I Quit Instagram. I Don’t Regret it

I've realised I don't need to know whether that girl I’d met at a party four years back had gotten that job interview or not, among other things, writes Kate Moran.
By Kate Moran
Column

Ukrainians are ‘Just Like Us’ – But So Are Refugees from All Over the World

Our willingness to support Ukraine, while undeniably positive, betrays how we value humans differently based on race, writes Hosanna Boulter.
By Hosanna Boulter
Column

As War Wages in Ukraine, Students’ Learning Must Go Beyond Lectures

We can support Ukrainians by applying the correct use of language and employing a readiness to learn from real-world affairs, writes Julie Frisch.
By Julie Frisch