New student spaces were formally launched by Provost Patrick Prendergast today, who spoke on the importance of such spaces across campus.
Students for Justice in Palestine said that Keane, who has supported the movement in the past, promised not to speak against the motion.
For staff in Irish universities, the new gender equality benchmarks required to receive research funding will be a boost in the battle for gender equality.
Feeling unable to act, campaign and budget free of interference from their institutions, unions fear they will be unable to fulfil their mandate to students.
The GSU and Global Relations have agreed to prioritise 100 beds for postgraduates in new accommodation on Gardiner St.
The elections, which took place this evening, saw Colm O'Halloran, Ronan Doherty and Paul Shanahan elected to senior positions in the union.
The union will campaign to ensure there aren't any changes to the status of the border in the wake of Britain's decision to leave the EU.
The lengthy debate saw a long and passionate discussion on the controversial issue.
The vote at council this evening means the union will fund a two-year internship pilot scheme for Student 2 Student volunteers.
TCDSU will use an estimated €18,500 from a dedicated student fund after a vote at its council.