Shaz Oye

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“Increasingly, placement in academic institutions is doing away with a time when people came from college with no work experience.” Photograph: iStock
Job, work placement or internship?

With jobs plentiful, is there still any need for graduates to consider internships or work placements? Gavin Connell, head of careers at the Univers(...)

“A masters qualification is really helpful in getting a promotion or when moving jobs, but it’s perhaps less important in the first job.” Photograph: iStock

Gone are the days when education was capped with a third-level or postgraduate qualification. Today, in most professions, some level of lifelong learn(...)

The seven elected female members of Trinity College’s students’ union:  Shaz Oye, president of graduate students’ union; Gisèle Scanlon, vice-president of the graduate students’ union; Laura Beston, president of Trinity students’ union; Niamh McCay, education officer; Aisling Leen, welfare and equality officer; Muireann Kane, communications and marketing officer; Judith Robinson, entertainment officer. Photograph:  Crispin Rodwell

Just over a century ago, Trinity College Dublin admitted its first female student. This year, the 400-year-old university reached another milestone: (...)