Comment & Analysis

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Column

Women’s March Sets the Tone For How the World Should React to President Trump

Marches across the globe on Saturday outlined how best to deal with a Trump presidency – by not laying down quietly.
By Simon Foy
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Nochtann “Deachtráiteas” Nua an Gné is Dorcha de Thráchtálaíocht

Is minic nach nglactar le cur i gcoinne tráchtálaíocht as bheith idé-eolaioch. Ach nochtann conartha sealadacha d’fhoireann an Choláiste iarmhairtí diúltacha den treocht sin.
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Editorial

Trinity’s New “Diktat” for Staff Reveals the Darker Side of Commercialisation

Objections to commercialisation are often dismissed as ideological. Yet new temporary contracts for support staff reveal more worrying consequences.
By The Editorial Board
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Mura bhFeiceann an Polaiteoirí Luach na Mac Léinn d’Éirinn, Ní Dócha go bhFeicfidh Siad É Riamh

Níl aon chiall in íde béil a thabhairt don earnáil tithíochta de bharr a tóraíochta brabúis le hiarracht bheag, agus is míthuiscint mhór de staid dobhuanaithe an mhargaidh atá léirithe ann.
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Editorial

If Politicians Still Can’t See the Value of Students to Ireland, Perhaps They Never Will

Berating the construction industry for focusing on a group that will give greater reward for less effort suggests a lack of understanding of the unsustainable state of the rental market.
By The Editorial Board
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Analysis

Elections 2017: 4 Uncontested Races, a Rare Gender Balance and no Health Science Representation

The question of how students are represented arises with every round of TCDSU elections. How does this year compare to those previous?
By Kathleen McNamee
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Column

The Pros and Cons of Take-Home Exams

With the Trinity Education Project looking for new ways to assess students, Loic Delorme outlines the advantages and disadvantages of a form of assessment he experienced while studying abroad – take-home exams.
By Loic Delorme
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Contribution

I’m Protesting for Disability Rights. Students Should Join Me

Ahead of tomorrow's student-led protest outside of Leinster House, Niamh Herbert argues that Ireland needs to urgently ratify the UN Convention for Rights of People with Disabilities.
By Niamh Herbert
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Contribution

You Can be Body Confident Without Being Fitness Obsessed

With many people embarking on new fitness regimes this month, Louise Lawless warns of some of the potential negative effects of being a fitness fanatic.
By Louise Lawless
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Contribution

The Dangers of Manufacturing a Hierarchy of Degrees

Philip McGuinness argues that the perceived hierarchy of college courses is counterproductive to students' university experience.
By Philip McGuinness