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Aoibhinn Ni Suilleabhain was subjected to two years of harassment by fellow academic. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A “zero tolerance” policy and a new concept of disclosure are among proposals that University College Dublin (UCD) has put forward to deal with sexual(...)

Dr Yseult Freeney, associate professor in organisational psychology at Dublin City University, believes there is a hidden struggle in working from home if sharing a property with others doing likewise. Photograph: iStock

The difficulties faced by Ireland’s millennials during the coronavirus pandemic were largely forgotten about in the rush to help others get through th(...)

Minister for Higher Education Simon Harris said ‘when it comes to sexual harassment in third-level institutions there is a zero tolerance policy’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

There is “a real epidemic in our country” around the issues of consent and sexual violence, Minister for Higher Education Simon Harris has said. “We (...)

Minister for Further and Higher Education Simon Harris  at a  press briefing in Government Buildings today on third level funding. Photograph:  Julien Behal Photography

Physical distancing rules of two metres will apply on college campuses from September in a move which will severely limit the ability of universities (...)

The journey to college is never easy, but Trinity College Dublin is making attempts to smooth the road for students and staff with an application for (...)

 Bob Dylan performing at Hyde Park,  London in July last year. File photo:  Dave J Hogan/Getty Images

A few years ago, sitting beneath shade trees in Saratoga Springs, New York, I had a two-hour discussion with Bob Dylan that touched on Malcolm X, the (...)

US first lady Melania Trump. File photograph: Julien De Rosa/Pool/AFP/Getty

To the Secret Service, he is “Mogul” and she is “Muse.” Donald Trump and Melania Knauss met in Manhattan, New York, in 1998 and married seven years la(...)

Cumann na mBan members protest outside Mountjoy Prison during the War of Independence in July 1921. Placards read ‘Mother of God, open the prison gates; Release our Fathers and Brothers; and Mother of Mercy, pray for prisoners.’

The word combatants have been used in recent times to describe the contribution of Cumann na mBan. However, it must be remembered that when using the (...)

The Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI) has been formally authorised to use the title of ‘university’ for the first time in 235 years. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI) has been formally authorised to use the title of “university” for the first time in 235 years. The insti(...)

Mystify: Michael Hutchence. Image: Steve Pyke/Dogwoof

The filmmaker Richard Lowenstein remembers the first time he met Michael Hutchence. It was 1984 and the director was, as he puts it, “a pale, lemon-su(...)

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