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# college - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Meet the team who installed the fixed Trinity College Front Gate
# Open Sesame
# Open Sesame

Meet the team who installed the fixed Trinity College Front Gate

Jun 11th 2014, 8:43 PM 22,163 Views 67 Comments

The 140-year-old gate was damaged during an early-morning incident in April.

Jim Carrey gave some seriously good advice in a college speech
# Real Talk
From The Daily Edge
# Real Talk

Jim Carrey gave some seriously good advice in a college speech

Jun 11th 2014, 7:25 AM 4,120 Views 3 Comments

The actor dropped his goofy persona to give us some hard truths.

# college - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Senior garda officer shortlisted for top job in the PSNI
# Tipped For The Top
# Tipped For The Top

Senior garda officer shortlisted for top job in the PSNI

May 29th 2014, 8:33 AM 10,705 Views 32 Comments

He is one of three candidates that are to be interviewed today to replace Chief Constable Matt Baggott.

# college - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Here are all the (excellent) reasons you don't need to study right now
# Procrastination Station
From The Daily Edge
# Procrastination Station

Here are all the (excellent) reasons you don't need to study right now

May 24th 2014, 1:00 PM 18,401 Views 11 Comments

A lesson in procrastination from DailyEdge.ie.

# college - Friday 23 May, 2014

All Hallows College to close "with immediate effect"
# School's Out
# School's Out

All Hallows College to close "with immediate effect"

May 23rd 2014, 3:06 PM 31,149 Views 124 Comments

The college had suffered from falling student numbers and a financial shortfall.

# college - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Irish college professor is sick of your dead granny excuses
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Irish college professor is sick of your dead granny excuses

May 21st 2014, 9:03 AM 6,770 Views 5 Comments

There are only so many family emergencies one man can take.

# college - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Irish colleges get 'A grades' in new third level ranking system
# Top Marks
# Top Marks

Irish colleges get 'A grades' in new third level ranking system

May 14th 2014, 8:43 AM 12,167 Views 1 Comment

The new system aims to give a more practical assessment of third level institutions than the existing league tables.

# college - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Poll: Should a degree have a different weight depending on where it's from?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should a degree have a different weight depending on where it's from?

May 8th 2014, 9:44 AM 33,050 Views 206 Comments

The Dublin Web Summit is giving different credits to degrees from different institutions. Do you agree with this?

# college - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

This graduation ceremony backflip fail will strain all your cringe muscles
# Clowning Around
From The Daily Edge
# Clowning Around

This graduation ceremony backflip fail will strain all your cringe muscles

Apr 29th 2014, 12:20 PM 3,744 Views 0 Comments

Why did he DO that?

# college - Saturday 19 April, 2014

College bans students from taking selfies at graduation ceremony
# Selfie Fever
From The Daily Edge
# Selfie Fever

College bans students from taking selfies at graduation ceremony

Apr 19th 2014, 2:30 PM 3,796 Views 0 Comments

The students have been told they have to wait ’til afterwards.

# college - Sunday 6 April, 2014

19 things you'll only know if you went to NUI Galway
# NUIG WHIZZ
From The Daily Edge
# NUIG WHIZZ

19 things you'll only know if you went to NUI Galway

Apr 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 106,223 Views 66 Comments

Doing Arts – majoring in English, minoring in Supermacs.

# college - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

The inevitable #TrinityGate jokes have begun
# Trinitygate
From The Daily Edge
# Trinitygate

The inevitable #TrinityGate jokes have begun

Apr 2nd 2014, 1:30 PM 6,799 Views 0 Comments

#TrinityGate #GateGate

# college - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Column: What's it like to work at a nightclub during college? Let me tell you ...
# Night Owls
# Night Owls

Column: What's it like to work at a nightclub during college? Let me tell you ...

Mar 22nd 2014, 7:00 PM 6,491 Views 14 Comments

Working in a club will give you a huge range of skills useful in later ‘grown up’ life, writes Roisin Curran.

# college - Sunday 9 March, 2014

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin
# Concrete Jungle
From The Daily Edge
# Concrete Jungle

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin

Mar 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 112,190 Views 53 Comments

Keeping it South Side since 1854.

# college - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?
# Payday
# Payday

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?

Mar 6th 2014, 2:06 PM 19,255 Views 65 Comments

Over the last ten years, graduate salaries went up, but then down even quicker.

# college - Sunday 23 February, 2014

16 things you'll only know if you went to Dublin City University
# DCU
From The Daily Edge
# DCU

16 things you'll only know if you went to Dublin City University

Feb 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 75,800 Views 69 Comments

It’s in Glasnevin, actually.

# college - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Gardaí shut down unofficial Galway Rag Week event after crush outside nightclub
# Closing Time
# Closing Time

Gardaí shut down unofficial Galway Rag Week event after crush outside nightclub

Feb 18th 2014, 12:56 PM 50,343 Views 80 Comments

The gardaí said the decision to close the ‘unofficial’ Rag Week night was made on the grounds of health and safety reasons.

# college - Sunday 16 February, 2014

18 things you'll only know if you went to Trinity College Dublin
# Trinners
From The Daily Edge
# Trinners

18 things you'll only know if you went to Trinity College Dublin

Feb 16th 2014, 6:00 PM 149,864 Views 113 Comments

See you at the Pav after this lecture?

# college - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Graduate nurses to protest "€6.49 per hour" training wage
# Everyone Loves Nurses
# Everyone Loves Nurses

Graduate nurses to protest "€6.49 per hour" training wage

Feb 6th 2014, 9:30 AM 14,035 Views 90 Comments

The campaign is aiming for the original salary of €26,000 to be restored.

This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students
# Tighty Whities
From The Daily Edge
# Tighty Whities

This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students

Feb 6th 2014, 8:55 AM 3,382 Views 2 Comments

Can’t imagine why.

# college - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

College friends discover they're half-sisters through sperm donor
# Sister Sister
From The Daily Edge
# Sister Sister

College friends discover they're half-sisters through sperm donor

Jan 21st 2014, 10:13 AM 3,298 Views 1 Comment

They both bought the same jacket without realising it! Sisters.

# college - Monday 13 January, 2014

Jack Gleeson is in the nip in the Trinity naked calendar
# That Bastard
From The Daily Edge
# That Bastard

Jack Gleeson is in the nip in the Trinity naked calendar

Jan 13th 2014, 10:23 AM 31,506 Views 3 Comments

What would Cersei say?

# college - Monday 30 December, 2013

Can this website sum up your entire degree in just one sentence?
# First Class Honours
From The Daily Edge
# First Class Honours

Can this website sum up your entire degree in just one sentence?

Dec 30th 2013, 12:05 PM 5,284 Views 0 Comments

Whether you studied English, maths or even photography… Yes. Yes, it can.

# college - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Column: On this day in the year 2020 – Irish universities
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: On this day in the year 2020 – Irish universities

Dec 28th 2013, 12:00 PM 151 Views 32 Comments

From an imagined post-2020 perspective, Dr James Heaney, Lecturer in English and Irish Studies, considers how our current third-level education crisis might play out in the near future.

# college - Saturday 30 November, 2013

SUSI: Decisions have been made on all completed student grant applications
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

SUSI: Decisions have been made on all completed student grant applications

Nov 30th 2013, 7:00 AM 5,305 Views 8 Comments

In its latest progress report, the awarding body has confirmed it’s reached the finalisation stage for grants two months faster than the last academic year.

# college - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Bonus points for Physics, Chemistry and Applied Maths should be introduced, says TD
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Bonus points for Physics, Chemistry and Applied Maths should be introduced, says TD

Nov 26th 2013, 8:16 PM 7,746 Views 62 Comments

Limerick TD Patrick O’Donovan said if we cannot encourage people to study these subjects at higher level, we will have a serious problem in filling the places on third level courses.

# college - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Cyprus university now letting you pay fees with Bitcoins
# Tuition
# Tuition

Cyprus university now letting you pay fees with Bitcoins

Nov 21st 2013, 1:43 PM 7,633 Views 27 Comments

The country was one of the first to embrace Bitcoins after people moved their savings to the online currency following its controversial bailout.

# college - Sunday 17 November, 2013

7 things all recent graduates know to be true
# I Guess This Is Growing Up
From The Daily Edge
# I Guess This Is Growing Up

7 things all recent graduates know to be true

Nov 17th 2013, 8:15 PM 34,599 Views 24 Comments

So you’ve got a degree. Now what?

# college - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

UCC to contact Facebook over "birds" page
# UCC
# UCC

UCC to contact Facebook over "birds" page

Nov 5th 2013, 12:19 PM 48,338 Views 106 Comments

A page that posts Facebook photos of college students has been roundly criticised by students groups.

Open for business: CAO now taking applications for 2014 courses

Open for business: CAO now taking applications for 2014 courses

Nov 5th 2013, 12:08 PM 4,572 Views 3 Comments

College registration season is officially under way…

# college - Friday 1 November, 2013

Over 90 per cent of students awarded grants have been paid say SUSI
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

Over 90 per cent of students awarded grants have been paid say SUSI

Nov 1st 2013, 10:45 AM 4,208 Views 31 Comments

A total of 43,000 students have a grant decision at this point compared to 6,000 students at this time last year.

# college - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

National College of Ireland staff to undertake industrial action
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

National College of Ireland staff to undertake industrial action

Oct 29th 2013, 8:53 PM 9,910 Views 21 Comments

The industrial action could escalate into strike action if decided on by staff.

# college - Friday 25 October, 2013

10 people you will meet in college
# Fresh Meat
From The Daily Edge
# Fresh Meat

10 people you will meet in college

Oct 25th 2013, 9:30 PM 37,904 Views 41 Comments

You’re bound to encounter at least one.

# college - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Want to know your chances of finding true love in college?
# It Must Be Love
# It Must Be Love

Want to know your chances of finding true love in college?

Oct 8th 2013, 10:49 AM 21,474 Views 26 Comments

Facebook’s Data Science Unit says that 28 per cent of married couples were in college with their future spouses.

# college - Friday 27 September, 2013

Some 3,000 students have had their grant refused or cancelled
# SUSI
# SUSI

Some 3,000 students have had their grant refused or cancelled

Sep 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 12,209 Views 47 Comments

In its latest update, SUSI says it is more than two months ahead of where it was this time last year in processing grant applications.

# college - Monday 23 September, 2013

IFUT members vote to accept Haddington Road Agreement
# Haddington Road
# Haddington Road

IFUT members vote to accept Haddington Road Agreement

Sep 23rd 2013, 2:15 PM 4,236 Views 15 Comments

The majority of members in the Irish Federation of University Teachers approved the revised public sector pay agreement.

# college - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Law student writes angry letter to classmates for eating in class
# Criminally Loud
From The Daily Edge
# Criminally Loud

Law student writes angry letter to classmates for eating in class

Sep 19th 2013, 4:42 PM 2,374 Views 1 Comment

Your noisy, smelly lunch is impeding their education.

# college - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

10 things nobody ever forgets about Freshers Week
# Edumacation
From The Daily Edge
# Edumacation

10 things nobody ever forgets about Freshers Week

Sep 18th 2013, 9:30 PM 17,284 Views 5 Comments

Iron stomach contest, anyone?

# college - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Going To College In Ireland: Expectation vs Reality
# Arts Block Party
From The Daily Edge
# Arts Block Party

Going To College In Ireland: Expectation vs Reality

Sep 15th 2013, 8:15 PM 32,754 Views 36 Comments

Here what’s you ACTUALLY learn in college.

# college - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Guess how many students have signed up for UCC's alcohol-free accommodation?*
# Limited Term
# Limited Term

Guess how many students have signed up for UCC's alcohol-free accommodation?*

Sep 14th 2013, 7:15 AM 26,007 Views 42 Comments

*You know the drill — when we write the headline like this it’s either a really big or a really small number.