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# College

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147 killed after gunmen stage pre-dawn attack on Kenyan university
The masked gunmen stormed the university in the northeastern town of Garissa as students were sleeping.
This basketball player forgot his mic was on and completely mortified himself
He tried to covertly tell his teammates that he thought a woman was “beautiful’. Well, she knows now.
Activist pulls out of Trinity talk on 'Rise of Islamism' citing unreasonable conditions
She said she was told TCD was worried the talk would be ‘antagonising’ to Muslim students.
Poll: Are you glad you chose the college course you did?
More than 74,000 people have applied for courses through the CAO. How did that work out for you?
Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications
The college application service has released details from the initial round of course choices
Postgraduate SUSI applicant? Let’s hope you were never hardworking or homeless
I worked full-time during my full-time undergraduate degree; in 2007 my mother and I became homeless. Yet I am not deemed eligible for a full postgraduate grant.
More Fitzgibbon Cup drama as reports that Mary Immaculate are heading to the DRA
The third-level competition could be set for further chaos.
College lecturers accused of not doing enough to include students with disabilities
A new report also found that less deaf students are now attending college in Ireland.
Student defends Donegal Tuesday to Joe Duffy: ‘February is the drinking month’
Queues formed in the morning for the now annual “Donegal Tuesday” event in Galway city.
The CAO deadline has passed but no need for panic....
Late applications can still be submitted between March until May.
US college student arrested for shooting porn video in busy campus library
No one noticed her doing it. HOW.
96 hours to go until (some) college students make one of the biggest decisions of their lives...
The CAO deadline is this Sunday.
University ad featuring two students shifting criticised for being inappropriate
Ah, it’s only shifting.
Gardaí contacted over fees owed to international students
“Wherever you’re hiding, we need that money.”
College in the US makes video games an official sport
Athletic scholarship without ever leaving your chair.
Opinion: I had to leave home and become independent at 18 – but SUSI won't recognise that
The grant is supposed to be there for people like me – people who can’t survive in college without it. But I don’t fit into SUSI’s picture of what a student is.
Student group criticises Shelbourne College for failing to repay fees
RTÉ has reported that the college owes international students €200,000.
Could Ireland become a leading country for studying Chinese?
That’s what Trinity hopes, thanks to its new M.Phil and Centre for Asian Studies.
Ireland's child obesity rate has plateaued and it may begin to fall
Researchers say the plateau in childhood obesity is still unacceptably high.
'No ifs, no buts, no education cuts' - thousands of students march on Leinster House
Student leaders will meet the Education Minister tomorrow…after they’ve dried off.
Going to college in Ireland - expectations versus reality
This way to your lecture, Gary…
11 things nobody ever tells you about going to college
The printers = your new enemy.
Trinity College down ten points in world university rankings
Ireland’s top ranked institution is now 71st in the world, while two universities in the UK have moved up in the top ten.
The number of students in alcohol-free accommodation in UCC has quadrupled
There are now 24 students in the alcohol-free gaffs – and one third of them are Irish.
Opinion: The truth about sharing a house (hint: it’s not like Friends)
Sharing a house with other people has its ups and downs – here’s how to avoid the pitfalls…
Think this staffer would make a good garda? Here's 35 reasons why not...
100 new recruits will start in Templemore in the next few weeks. College staff spent yesterday giving journalists a taster of what the students will be facing.
Inside Ireland's Police Academy: Here's what the new batch of Garda recruits will be facing...
The first new Garda recruits in five years are about to start in Templemore – and college top brass have high hopes for “the cream of the crop”.
Opinion: New technology is opening access to education, but also presenting new challenges
Open, flexible and accessible education has the potential to open up education to those who cannot access traditional higher education courses.
Students to be put up in hotels due to building delays at Montrose site
A classic room is priced at €180 per week, while the penthouse costs €265 per week.
17 of the coolest lecturers you'll wish you had in college
Teach us your ways.
Students' nerves were shot while waiting for CAO offers this morning
Here's how the CAO offer and acceptance system works
You’ll need to know this when the points are released today…
Here's how the CAO offer and acceptance system works
This is what happens next…
Opinion: Life doesn’t begin or end with those elusive CAO points
Things may not go to plan for you today, but that just means there are some unexpected turns on the exciting road ahead.
'Don't panic, don't compare' - if you're getting your Leaving Cert results today, read this first
We’ve been through it, and we have something to tell you…
Poll: Is the CAO points system fair?
Further proposals for a revamp of the Leaving Certificate have been reported this morning.
Opinion: Coping with a nervous Leaving Cert student? Read on...
With the Leaving Certificate results set to be released this week, here are some tips to calm those fraying nerves.
Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad
The DIT Cost of Living Guide says student living costs are over €8,000.
More and more people are dropping out of college (especially men)
7,000 students from the 2010/11 academic year didn’t make it to second year.