Poet Gerard Fanning. Photograph:  Moya Nolan. Courtesy of Dedalus Press

The poet Gerard Fanning has died in Dublin, after an illness. Fanning, a poet, retired civil servant and film buff, was born in Dublin in 1952 and gre(...)

As a third-level student you will have time to explore many areas of interest. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

Starting college for the first time might seem like a challenge. Even some of the smaller colleges will have thousands more students than your seconda(...)

Rebecca Kelly, left, and Breda Kenny, both from Castlecomer Community School, Co Kilkenny,  at the Trinity College Open Day with a Lightening Ball which contains a mixture of gases that generate electromagnetic waves

University College Cork When is open day? The full schedule is available on ucc.ie/opendays. Life on campus For its 21,000 students, campus life(...)

Holly Cowman visiting one of Mary Immaculate College’s Erasmus+ partner universities, East China Normal University, in Shanghai

Tens of millions of deaths in the first and second World Wars were young men who succumbed on the soil of foreign countries, miles from their homes. (...)

Rebecca Traister: “He shouts into the tape recorder about how uncouth I was.”

“I had the tape recorder on, it was the only weapon that I could think of. Then, he started pushing me and screaming at me, ‘how’d you get in here?’ ”(...)

The Centra shop on the UCD campus

Gardaí are investigating an armed robbery of a shop on campus at the University College Dublin (UCD) on Wednesday evening. The incident took place at(...)

Youths wrapped in a Catalan, a Spanish and a Catalan separatist flag walk through a street  in Barcelona, Spain. Photograph: Jon Nazca/Reuters

Following Spain’s transition to democracy in the 1970s, Catalan nationalism was marked by moderation, caution and gradual progress. The Catalan moveme(...)

UCD student union president Katie Ascough (centre) at Rally for Life this July. Photograph: Jack Power

A petition to hold a referendum to impeach University College Dublin’s student union president has been rejected as invalid by the union’s election re(...)

Most winter ailments – coughs, colds and sore throats – are likely to settle down with home remedies. Photograph: istock

Every year about this time, the conversations start about how to avoid and/or cope with colds and flu over the winter months. Taking regular exercise,(...)

UCD student union president Katie Ascough (centre) at Rally for Life this July. Photograph: Jack Power

A group of students in University College Dublin (UCD) have collected enough signatures to hold a campus vote to impeach their current student union p(...)