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TCDSU Council Approves Proposal on New Student-College Relationship

The motion, brought by TCDSU Education Officer, Dale Whelehan, has received significant support already from College.
By Dominic McGrath
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TCDSU Secures Hamilton Lecture Theatres as Study Spaces for April and May

Announced this evening at TCDSU’s council, the move will see the theatres available from 9am to 9pm.
By Sinéad Baker
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Trinity Researcher Says Income-Contingent Loan Schemes will Cost €10b Over 12 Years

The research shows that Ireland is neither small enough nor big enough to take on an income-contingent loan scheme.
By Brónagh Kennedy
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Global Relations to Meet 91% of Target for Income from International Students in 2016/17

The targets are a part of a strategy, launched in 2009, that aims to increase the proportion of international students from 7.8 per cent to 18 per cent by 2019.
By Eleanor O’Mahony
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With Visitors Rising, New Strategy Cracks Down on External Tours

Trinity raised concerns over tourists causing wear and tour on old buildings facilities despite not spending money on campus.
By Niamh Egleston
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TCDSU Council to Vote on Motion to Boycott Israel

The motion proposes that Trinity divests all university funds from the country, as well as an introducing an academic boycott.
By Hannah Moody
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TCDSU Promises to House On-Campus Students Affected by Luas Disturbance

The union also has support from College to book lecture theatres as extra study areas for students affected by the Luas works.
By Róisín Power and Dominic McGrath
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Mistakenly Stating Annual Income as €355 Reason Behind Trinity’s Rankings Exclusion

An FOI request by the Sunday Times reveals that Trinity listed its annual income as €355 instead of €355 million.
By Sinéad Baker
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Trinity Security Guards Earned Over €115,000 from Shutting Down On-Campus Parties in 2016

A new scheme introduced last year saw security guards earn commission based on the total number of on-campus parties shut down.
By Siobhán Ní Bhrádaigh
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USI Sees Income Grow by Nearly €100,000, with Large Increase in Sponsorship Revenue

The union also made a loss of €21,000, although this a smaller loss than in previous years.
By Dominic McGrath