Outgoing News Editor Róisín Power and outgoing Sports Editor Dillon Hennessy will both serve as assistant editors.
Some buildings on the new technology campus in Grand Canal Dock could be completed within five years.
Trinity’s queen bee, matriarch to tens of thousands of new campus bees, will be named after the strong Queen Medb from Irish mythology.
The project, which is funded by EU Horizon 2020, aims to transform the 11 European cities participating into lush, green urban environments using “engineered” nature-based solutions.
Dr Tony Robinson, a Trinity lecturer, experienced zero gravity recently in a bid to research the power of steam in space.
Dr Marius de Leeuw and Dr David Wilson were awarded the prestigious fellowships from SFI and the Royal Society.
The series of concerts, which begin on Thursday, will see Gregory Porter, James Vincent McMorrow, Bell X1, Two Door Cinema Club and Alt-J play.
Research by the Irish Family History Centre found the Canadian Prime Minister’s ancestor attended Trinity in the 1700s.
Pioneered by Trinity, there will be six galleries and labs worldwide before 2020.
Geoghegan will still be taking a leave of absence from teaching in Trinity to take up his advisory role for Leo Varadkar.