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Trinity College Dublin’s old library. Students and third level colleges have united to call on political parties to commit to invest more in higher education to prevent Ireland “losing ground” against nternational competitors. Photograph: iStock

Students and third level colleges have united to call on political parties to commit to invest more in higher education to prevent Ireland “losing gro(...)

In the age of digital media there is a constant question put forward by parents and teachers alike - how do we encourage children to read rather than (...)

Niall Wynn, owner  of the Proper Order Coffee Company in Dublin’s Smithfield, with one of his compostable coffee cups. Photograph: Alan Betson

A proposed new levy on disposable cups will unfairly penalise coffee shops and consumers who are already committed to moving away from single-use plas(...)

Some 120 students attended a protest for the reopening of Caifé na Gaeilge. Photograph: Conor Brummell

NUI Galway’s Students’ Union has officially confirmed the closure of Caifé na Gaeilge, located in Áras na Gaeilge. The Students’ Union released a stat(...)

Cardinal Newman, a convert to Catholicism from the Church of England, came to Ireland in 1851 at the invitation of then Catholic archbishop of Dublin Paul Cullen to be the rector of a new Catholic University, now UCD. Photograph: Getty Images

UCD has announced it will send a representative to Rome next Sunday for the canonisation of its first rector Cardinal John Henry Newman. In a statem(...)

Ireland hooker Rory Best. Photograph:  Filippo Monteforte/AFP via Getty Images

We hear a lot nowadays about pressure and stress, for example second level students and the CAO points race; the struggle to get on the housing ladder(...)

Trinity considering plan to cut 3,000 places for Irish students: Trinity College Dublin is considering cutting its intake of Irish students by up to a(...)

Autumn is now upon us and, if you are a final-year college student, that can only mean one thing. Employers across the country – and further afield – (...)

Lisa Hannigan at the All Together Now Festival, Waterford.

I purchased an All Together Now ticket in 2018 ahead of my friends. Following the hype, I believed they’d all purchase one eventually but the inevita(...)

Most third-level institutions prohibit the use of Fitbits, Apple Watches and other devices which allow users to upload and access documents. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Universities have recorded a sharp increase in the number of students wearing banned smartwatches in exam halls. Most third-level institutions prohib(...)

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