William Dunne of TCD Hist at the 2015 Irish Times Debate final in Maynooth University. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Back before TV sets were in every household and before every occasion was marked with a group selfie, third-level students turned out in their hund(...)

The TV show Little House on the Prairie. Photograph: Gary Null/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images

Pioneer Girl is written for me. It is written for everyone who grew up loving Laura Ingalls Wilder’s classic Little House books about her pioneer c(...)

Former Fine Gael leader John Bruton: “The 1916 leaders explicitly took the opposite side in this war to their fellow Irishmen in the trenches.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

John Bruton last night repeated his strong reservations about the commemoration of the 1916 Rising, opening up clear differences with the Taoiseach a(...)

Photo of witnesses in the case of Sir Roger Casement. Gardaí are calling on members of the public to bring any police memorabilia they might have at home to a special event being organised at Cork City Hall on Friday. Photograph: www.garda.ie

Members of the public have been invited to bring any police memorabilia they might have at home to a special event at Cork City Hall on Friday.The Gar(...)

Sinéad O’Connor and Gerry Buttimer TD at Trinity College Dublin to debate a motion that “The Catholic Church can be salvaged”. O’Connor said Jesus Christ was a “militantly anti-religious man”. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Catholic Church may be moving to a stage where gay people are no longer treated as “second-class citizens”, Fine Gael TD J(...)

To an employer you should offer creativity, logical thinking and an ability to undertake a complex task and successfully complete it using the range of skills developed during your undergraduate and postgraduate studies.

A decision to spend three to five years of your life studying full time at college requires a very high level of both personal and financial commitmen(...)

President Michael D Higgins: emphasised the importance of the visit to the Irish community in Britain

President Michael D Higgins has said his State visit to England next April will be an important occasion that will “really bring on the relationship b(...)

One of the stone heads of Dublin Metropolitan policemen on Pearse Street Garda station, Dublin

The Garda Historical Society is inviting members of the public to bring artefacts associated with Ireland’s earliest police forces to Dublin Castle ne(...)