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# college - Monday 19 September, 2016

What one tip would you give students to make the most of college?
# Change Generation
# Change Generation

What one tip would you give students to make the most of college?

Sep 19th 2016, 11:00 AM 10,928 Views 36 Comments

Getting the balance right in college can be tough. We asked students how to manage being happy AND productive.

# college - Saturday 17 September, 2016

13 things only people who lived at home in college will understand
# Mammy Dinners
From The Daily Edge
# Mammy Dinners

13 things only people who lived at home in college will understand

Sep 17th 2016, 8:15 PM 13,873 Views 0 Comments

So many “When will you be home?” texts. So many.

# college - Monday 12 September, 2016

13 of the most Freshers' Week things that ever happened in Ireland
# Freshers Week
From The Daily Edge
# Freshers Week

13 of the most Freshers' Week things that ever happened in Ireland

Sep 12th 2016, 1:12 PM 8,323 Views 0 Comments

Havoc and destruction.

# college - Sunday 11 September, 2016

'It’s extremely difficult to call up a stranger and start pouring your heart out'
# Niteline
# Niteline

'It’s extremely difficult to call up a stranger and start pouring your heart out'

Sep 11th 2016, 8:45 AM 9,531 Views 4 Comments

Meet the volunteers answering late-night calls from students who need to talk.

# college - Monday 5 September, 2016

Flying the nest: What to pack and how to settle in
# Change Generation
# Change Generation

Flying the nest: What to pack and how to settle in

Sep 5th 2016, 11:00 AM 10,265 Views 2 Comments

New job, new third-level world, or even just finally getting enough cash to move from your parents’ house to your own space: our guide to getting settled.

College can be the best time of your life - here's how to make the most of it
# Opinion
# Opinion

College can be the best time of your life - here's how to make the most of it

Sep 5th 2016, 7:00 AM 605 Views 6 Comments

Jack Power’s been there – and he knows college can be terrifying. But he has some practical ways to make sure it’s an enjoyable experience.

# college - Thursday 1 September, 2016

More than 2,500 second round CAO offers are out today
# Third Level
# Third Level

More than 2,500 second round CAO offers are out today

Sep 1st 2016, 7:00 AM 17,280 Views 9 Comments

Accepting the new offer will automatically cancel a previous acceptance.

# college - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

This lad's super elaborate goodbye gift for his girlfriend is going viral
# Goals
From The Daily Edge
# Goals

This lad's super elaborate goodbye gift for his girlfriend is going viral

Aug 30th 2016, 10:04 PM 10,255 Views 4 Comments

Misty water-coloured meeeemories, of the way we were~

# college - Sunday 28 August, 2016

There's a real life School of Rock in Dublin city centre
# We Got The Beat
# We Got The Beat

There's a real life School of Rock in Dublin city centre

Aug 28th 2016, 9:00 PM 21,075 Views 12 Comments

“It’s just like any job – you need to be working on your instrument eight hours a day.”

11 things you'll know if you lived in Shanowen during college
# Shanowen
From The Daily Edge
# Shanowen

11 things you'll know if you lived in Shanowen during college

Aug 28th 2016, 8:15 PM 8,865 Views 0 Comments

Were you Shanowen Hall or Shanowen Square?

# college - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Should students chase jobs when applying for college courses?
# CAO 2016
# CAO 2016

Should students chase jobs when applying for college courses?

Aug 23rd 2016, 6:00 PM 229 Views 14 Comments

Betty McLaughlin from the Institute of Guidance Counsellors says that there is more to college than preparing for a job.

# college - Monday 22 August, 2016

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?
# Offers
# Offers

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?

Aug 22nd 2016, 6:20 AM 20,530 Views 7 Comments

There are over 80,000 people waiting to hear if they’ve landed their favoured college spot.

The CAO offers are out now - What happens next?
# Explainer
# Explainer

The CAO offers are out now - What happens next?

Aug 22nd 2016, 6:02 AM 26,570 Views 14 Comments

Here’s all you need to know

# college - Sunday 21 August, 2016

This mam made a cardboard cut out of the family dog for her son to take to college
# Good Boy
From The Daily Edge
# Good Boy

This mam made a cardboard cut out of the family dog for her son to take to college

Aug 21st 2016, 11:30 AM 5,163 Views 1 Comment

Best present ever.

# college - Friday 19 August, 2016

FactCheck: Do Irish students really pay some of the highest fees in the world?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do Irish students really pay some of the highest fees in the world?

Aug 19th 2016, 5:24 PM 37,335 Views 53 Comments

As tens of thousands await CAO offers, FactCheck examines how the financial burden awaiting them compares with students in other countries.

# college - Thursday 18 August, 2016

10 key differences between college in Ireland and college in America
# Student Life
From The Daily Edge
# Student Life

10 key differences between college in Ireland and college in America

Aug 18th 2016, 9:30 PM 18,482 Views 5 Comments

The movies lied to us.

60% of parents going into debt so their child can go to college
# Student Finance
# Student Finance

60% of parents going into debt so their child can go to college

Aug 18th 2016, 10:51 AM 13,432 Views 61 Comments

A study by the Irish League of Credit Unions shows that 87% of parents spend an average of €447 a month to cover the cost of going to college.

# college - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

These college freshers gave their student accommodation an insane makeover
# Fancy
From The Daily Edge
# Fancy

These college freshers gave their student accommodation an insane makeover

Aug 17th 2016, 9:00 PM 10,915 Views 2 Comments

Woah.

# college - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

It's a nightmare to find students digs, so the government is hiring someone to help
# For Rent
# For Rent

It's a nightmare to find students digs, so the government is hiring someone to help

Aug 2nd 2016, 4:55 PM 14,727 Views 25 Comments

An allocation of €49,000 has been given for a new student accommodation officer.

# college - Monday 11 July, 2016

Poll: Should third level education in Ireland be fee-free?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should third level education in Ireland be fee-free?

Jul 11th 2016, 9:21 AM 30,856 Views 139 Comments

The option of introducing a student loan system is also on the table.

# college - Thursday 26 May, 2016

30 milestones in the life of every Irish college student
# You Learn
From The Daily Edge
# You Learn

30 milestones in the life of every Irish college student

May 26th 2016, 9:30 PM 10,146 Views 7 Comments

The biggest, harshest learning curve of all.

# college - Sunday 22 May, 2016

15 Things You'll Only Know If You Went To UCC
# Boole 4
From The Daily Edge
# Boole 4

15 Things You'll Only Know If You Went To UCC

May 22nd 2016, 10:00 PM 5,278 Views 1 Comment

Can ANYONE find their way around the O’Rahilly Building?

# college - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

19 things that could only be spotted at NCAD
# Only In Ncad
From The Daily Edge
# Only In Ncad

19 things that could only be spotted at NCAD

May 10th 2016, 6:00 PM 10,372 Views 2 Comments

It’s a hell of a place.

# college - Thursday 28 April, 2016

This student handed up a brutally honest assignment that turned into a lovely invitation
# College Life
From The Daily Edge
# College Life

This student handed up a brutally honest assignment that turned into a lovely invitation

Apr 28th 2016, 11:57 AM 9,656 Views 0 Comments

Sound.

# college - Sunday 17 April, 2016

14 things you'll know if you went to St Pat's
# Pats
From The Daily Edge
# Pats

14 things you'll know if you went to St Pat's

Apr 17th 2016, 9:30 AM 18,643 Views 5 Comments

Filling today’s young minds with the love of learning… and county colours nights.

# college - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Can We Guess What Irish College You Went To?
# College
From The Daily Edge
# College

Can We Guess What Irish College You Went To?

Apr 16th 2016, 6:00 PM 21,621 Views 20 Comments

YES WE CAN.

# college - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

An Irish gal emailed her lecturer while locked at the races and it was mortifying
# Take Back The North
From The Daily Edge
# Take Back The North

An Irish gal emailed her lecturer while locked at the races and it was mortifying

Apr 12th 2016, 9:11 AM 16,284 Views 0 Comments

Hilarious, but mortifying.

# college - Thursday 7 April, 2016

11 things you'll only get if you went to UL
# It's Limerick Citayyy
From The Daily Edge
# It's Limerick Citayyy

11 things you'll only get if you went to UL

Apr 7th 2016, 2:26 PM 10,541 Views 3 Comments

You going the Lodge?

# college - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Should businesses help to fund higher education? The TUI thinks so
# Cold Hard Cash
# Cold Hard Cash

Should businesses help to fund higher education? The TUI thinks so

Mar 24th 2016, 6:51 PM 11,077 Views 27 Comments

The union said a 1% levy on profits could be used to remove the €3,000 student registration fee.

# college - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

College students tell stories of gambling their rent money and losing at Cheltenham
# Place Your Bets
# Place Your Bets

College students tell stories of gambling their rent money and losing at Cheltenham

Mar 22nd 2016, 8:54 PM 27,855 Views 56 Comments

Student Unions are warning about an increase in problem gambling.

# college - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

# college - Saturday 5 March, 2016

18 things all Irish arts students know to be true
# Arts Degree
From The Daily Edge
# Arts Degree

18 things all Irish arts students know to be true

Mar 5th 2016, 3:00 PM 7,970 Views 0 Comments

GIDDENS, GIDDENS.

# college - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Women urged to apply for construction courses to help "critical" graduate shortage
# Gender Imbalance
# Gender Imbalance

Women urged to apply for construction courses to help "critical" graduate shortage

Feb 16th 2016, 6:09 AM 11,862 Views 22 Comments

It is claimed that there will be a “substantial” lack of graduates in building-related sectors

# college - Sunday 14 February, 2016

14 things you'll know if you lived on campus in DCU
# Larkfield
From The Daily Edge
# Larkfield

14 things you'll know if you lived on campus in DCU

Feb 14th 2016, 11:00 AM 17,764 Views 3 Comments

Great, as long as you weren’t hoping to swing any cats.

# college - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Why one Irish girl signed up to date 'sugar daddies'
# Sugar Baby
# Sugar Baby

Why one Irish girl signed up to date 'sugar daddies'

Feb 6th 2016, 9:30 AM 41,984 Views 77 Comments

And what it’s really like.

# college - Friday 5 February, 2016

Why one Irish girl signed up to date 'sugar daddies'
# Sugar Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Sugar Baby

Why one Irish girl signed up to date 'sugar daddies'

Feb 5th 2016, 2:14 PM 9,861 Views 4 Comments

And what it’s really like.

# college - Saturday 16 January, 2016

14 differences between dating in college and dating in the real world
# I'm Yellin Tinder
From The Daily Edge
# I'm Yellin Tinder

14 differences between dating in college and dating in the real world

Jan 16th 2016, 8:15 PM 13,950 Views 1 Comment

“Is this a date?” – You on a daily basis.

# college - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Lecturers at the country's institutes of technology are going on strike
# Striiiiike
# Striiiiike

Lecturers at the country's institutes of technology are going on strike

Jan 12th 2016, 12:29 PM 16,149 Views 25 Comments

The strike day will take place next month.

# college - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

A group of students built an adorable shrine to a cockroach left in their hall
# Internet Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Internet Hero

A group of students built an adorable shrine to a cockroach left in their hall

Dec 22nd 2015, 8:35 AM 3,618 Views 2 Comments

Rest in peace, Rosie Roach.

# college - Monday 21 December, 2015

Students loaded with loans are less free to conduct their lives in the way they wish. It's a bad idea
# Column
# Column

Students loaded with loans are less free to conduct their lives in the way they wish. It's a bad idea

Dec 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 365 Views 74 Comments

We know very well the negative consequences of a student loan system. Just look at the United States, writes Julien Mercille.