Higher Education Minister Simon Harris has said that Ukrainian students coming to Ireland will be given EU fee status.
The 16 attendees of last night's hustings were broadly in agreement that more funding is needed for the sector, and that many barriers exist to access.
The candidates were asked how Ireland should respond to the situation.
Sixteen of the 17 candidates attended a hustings in Trinity last night where they were asked what their priorities would be if elected.
The Give Us the Night campaign is lobbying for the modernisation of Irish nightclub, including sensible licensing laws and later opening times for clubs, writes Robbie Kitt.
Next year's sabbatical officers were last week elected by the majority of voters. But with meagre turnout, can they really say they were backed by the majority of students, asks Sophie Coffey.
I don’t think it is a bad thing that we continue to pick up on cues and adapt our behaviours based on each individual situation, writes Phoebe Pascoe.
At a combined JCR and media hustings, candidates faced very specific queries which left some reeling.
Gone are the days of inviting your hundreds of friends to like your campaign page, writes Emma Taggart.
Ahead of Halls hustings, Phoebe Pascoe asks why first years are something of a neglected cohort, despite being relatively easy to sway.