The Irish Survey of Student Engagement  received responses from more than 19,800 students across 30 higher education institutions.Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Students in humanities and arts feel much less prepared for the jobs market than their college peers, with more than a quarter saying they have “never(...)

Seán Reilly’s Watermarque building, on the edge of Dublin’s Silicon docks. Photograph: Frank Miller

Online accommodation rental service Airbnb has selected Seán Reilly’s Watermarque building on the edge of Dublin’s Silicon docks as the location of it(...)

Detail from Vater-Angst (2012) by Pawel Kleszczewski, from All Man: The Show at Dublin’s Talbot Gallery

One of the problems with feminism is that there’s a temptation to think the battles have all been won. Another is that some see the goal of feminism a(...)

Declan Meade, editor of The Stinging Fly literary magazine, at its office on St Andrew’s Street, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Every reader of international fiction will know the feeling. It descends like a mist: mysterious, slightly annoying but enticing. It’s the hunger that(...)