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#Students

# students - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

1,600 drivers, more buses and 650 bus escorts: €137m spend gets green light so school transport can run at 50% capacity
# Students
# Students

1,600 drivers, more buses and 650 bus escorts: €137m spend gets green light so school transport can run at 50% capacity

Sep 29th 2020, 8:04 PM 20,005 Views 26 Comments

Over 97,600 children are being transported daily to school.

# students - Friday 25 September, 2020

NUIG students warned they could face expulsion if they fail to stick to Covid-19 guidelines
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

NUIG students warned they could face expulsion if they fail to stick to Covid-19 guidelines

Sep 25th 2020, 7:13 AM 23,645 Views 11 Comments

Students have been urged to “socialise safely and call out reckless behaviour”.

# students - Thursday 24 September, 2020

NUI Galway to refund students who don't take up places in campus accommodation this year
# Galway
# Galway

NUI Galway to refund students who don't take up places in campus accommodation this year

Sep 24th 2020, 11:41 AM 20,307 Views 2 Comments

Students were informed late in August that their time on campus may be limited this year.

# students - Monday 14 September, 2020

No fall in student rent prices over the past year, report says
# Student Housing
# Student Housing

No fall in student rent prices over the past year, report says

Sep 14th 2020, 6:30 AM 14,827 Views 17 Comments

The latest Daft.ie report shows rents have remained largely unchanged across the country for students.

# students - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Psychologists launch guidance to help teachers and pupils returning to school
# Health And Wellbeing
# Health And Wellbeing

Psychologists launch guidance to help teachers and pupils returning to school

Jul 30th 2020, 1:22 PM 16,873 Views 10 Comments

The guidance says that health and wellbeing should be prioritized for school staff.

# students - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Education minister faces pressure to reveal school reopening plans
# September Reopening
# September Reopening

Education minister faces pressure to reveal school reopening plans

Jul 23rd 2020, 3:05 PM 31,921 Views 55 Comments

Labour leader Alan Kelly called for Education Minister Norma Foley to take questions on the matter next week.

# students - Friday 17 July, 2020

Leaving Cert results date: ASTI criticises announcement but says 'at least there's now certainty'
# Results Day
# Results Day

Leaving Cert results date: ASTI criticises announcement but says 'at least there's now certainty'

Updated Jul 17th 2020, 11:27 AM 31,756 Views 69 Comments

The publication of this year’s results will not be available until 7 September.

# students - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Lack of safety guidance on schools putting staff and students 'at risk', warns trade union
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Lack of safety guidance on schools putting staff and students 'at risk', warns trade union

Jun 23rd 2020, 6:08 PM 24,312 Views 29 Comments

Fórsa was critical of the Department of Education in a submission to the Dáil’s Covid-19 committee.

# students - Monday 22 June, 2020

3 in 10 female third-level students have experienced non-consensual penetration, survey finds
# Students
# Students

3 in 10 female third-level students have experienced non-consensual penetration, survey finds

Jun 22nd 2020, 6:30 AM 49,189 Views 62 Comments

That’s according to a new national survey published by NUI Galway’s Active Consent Programme.

# students - Friday 1 May, 2020

Student radiographers will be offered three-month paid contract from 18 May
# Radiography
# Radiography

Student radiographers will be offered three-month paid contract from 18 May

May 1st 2020, 1:02 PM 12,213 Views 6 Comments

The students had been calling on Simon Harris to pay them for their work during the pandemic.

# students - Monday 27 April, 2020

Minister reminds that SUSI grants and other student funds continue as more applications expected
# Students
# Students

Minister reminds that SUSI grants and other student funds continue as more applications expected

Apr 27th 2020, 10:18 AM 10,675 Views 3 Comments

There is a focus on student learner needs and wellbeing at the moment.

# students - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

INMO calls on HSE to pay student nurses and midwives during Covid-19 outbreak
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

INMO calls on HSE to pay student nurses and midwives during Covid-19 outbreak

Mar 24th 2020, 11:17 AM 16,511 Views 42 Comments

Hundreds of student nurses are set to begin their unpaid work placements this month.

# students - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Students vacating Trinity-owned accommodation to be refunded - but private renters face uncertainty
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Students vacating Trinity-owned accommodation to be refunded - but private renters face uncertainty

Mar 18th 2020, 6:15 AM 22,707 Views 12 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin called for clarity to be given to those in rental accommodation at this time of national crisis.

# students - Friday 28 February, 2020

Student housing crisis: 'We have students who are sleeping in cars, on their friends' floors'
# Welfare
# Welfare

Student housing crisis: 'We have students who are sleeping in cars, on their friends' floors'

Feb 28th 2020, 6:10 AM 16,747 Views 71 Comments

UCD’s Welfare Officer said that students are coming to her office with sleeping bags.

# students - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Universities put Irish students in Italy on high alert as number of coronavirus cases there rockets
# Erasmus
# Erasmus

Universities put Irish students in Italy on high alert as number of coronavirus cases there rockets

Feb 26th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,395 Views 10 Comments

More than 10 people have died from the virus in Italy as confirmed cases reach over 280.

# students - Friday 21 February, 2020

Watch: Conor English smashes in late equaliser for Wexford
# First Class
From The42
# First Class

Watch: Conor English smashes in late equaliser for Wexford

Feb 21st 2020, 11:15 PM 4,256 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Cabinteely roared into the new First Division season with four goals in 45 minutes against Bray.

# students - Friday 7 February, 2020

'We're the ones who will suffer': Secondary school students stage climate change protest
# Climate Strike
# Climate Strike

'We're the ones who will suffer': Secondary school students stage climate change protest

Feb 7th 2020, 4:21 PM 12,777 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí had said they would not sanction the protest but it went ahead anyway this afternoon.

# students - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Gardaí 'won't sanction' climate change protest by secondary students in Dublin tomorrow
# Fridaysforfuture
# Fridaysforfuture

Gardaí 'won't sanction' climate change protest by secondary students in Dublin tomorrow

Updated Feb 6th 2020, 3:31 PM 34,368 Views 111 Comments

Gardaí warned the students that the potential for crowd trouble could lead open to “criminal proceedings” against those with a duty of care.

# students - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Trinity students advised to cancel study trip to China amid coronavirus fears
# Health
# Health

Trinity students advised to cancel study trip to China amid coronavirus fears

Updated Jan 29th 2020, 4:00 PM 24,582 Views 32 Comments

A number of colleges have issued advice to their students.

# students - Friday 10 January, 2020

'It's heartbreaking': Concern for students amid fears UK will pull out of Erasmus programme post-Brexit
# House Of Commons
# House Of Commons

'It's heartbreaking': Concern for students amid fears UK will pull out of Erasmus programme post-Brexit

Jan 10th 2020, 12:05 AM 22,094 Views 27 Comments

Thousands of students from all over Europe, including the Republic of Ireland, go to the UK as part of the programme each year, and vice versa.

# students - Thursday 9 January, 2020

This wristband subtly alerts teachers when a student with Autism is feeling overwhelmed
# Btyse
# Btyse

This wristband subtly alerts teachers when a student with Autism is feeling overwhelmed

Jan 9th 2020, 11:17 AM 145,565 Views 35 Comments

The project is on display at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition this week.

# students - Friday 13 December, 2019

UCD appoint former Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United striker Myler as new manager
# Belfield Return
From The42
# Belfield Return

UCD appoint former Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United striker Myler as new manager

Dec 13th 2019, 12:59 PM 4,655 Views 1 Comment

The 43-year-old began his League of Ireland career with the Students.

# students - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Student grants: Barring orders will no longer be accepted as proof that parents are separated
# SUSI
# SUSI

Student grants: Barring orders will no longer be accepted as proof that parents are separated

Dec 5th 2019, 6:30 AM 23,705 Views 14 Comments

Barring orders were included on a list of acceptable documentation students could use to prove their parents were separated.

# students - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Half of LGBT+ students have heard homophobic or transphobic comments from staff members at school
# LGBT Survey
# LGBT Survey

Half of LGBT+ students have heard homophobic or transphobic comments from staff members at school

Nov 12th 2019, 6:45 AM 20,551 Views 123 Comments

73% of LGBT+ students surveyed said they feel unsafe at school.

# students - Friday 25 October, 2019

Dublin universities send warnings to students over mumps outbreak in the capital
# Mumps
# Mumps

Dublin universities send warnings to students over mumps outbreak in the capital

Oct 25th 2019, 6:10 AM 14,395 Views 18 Comments

In September, Health Protection Surveillance Centre was notified of 69 cases of mumps.

# students - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Gaeltacht grant to be restored for trainee teachers but not all students will be eligible
# Múinteoirí
# Múinteoirí

Gaeltacht grant to be restored for trainee teachers but not all students will be eligible

Oct 10th 2019, 6:10 AM 16,063 Views 11 Comments

Minister Joe McHugh announced the measure in his department’s Budget 2020 briefing.

# students - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Opinion: Many students will be locked out of third-level if costs and supports don't start to balance
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Many students will be locked out of third-level if costs and supports don't start to balance

Oct 5th 2019, 7:30 PM 11,562 Views 20 Comments

The cost of accommodation, grant reductions and rising fees are causing real challenges to young people.

# students - Friday 4 October, 2019

64,300 Junior Cert students get their results today - here's how they got on
# Results Are In
# Results Are In

64,300 Junior Cert students get their results today - here's how they got on

Oct 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 44,127 Views 20 Comments

Nineteen students secured 11 higher/common-level A grades and distinctions this year.

# students - Friday 30 August, 2019

Five-star Dundalk demolish UCD
# Whitewash
From The42
# Whitewash

Five-star Dundalk demolish UCD

Aug 30th 2019, 10:03 PM 3,507 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Cleary struck twice as the Louth club maintained their lead at the summit.

# students - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Family of Laura Brennan say today is a 'bittersweet day' as the HPV vaccine is extended to boys
# HPV
# HPV

Family of Laura Brennan say today is a 'bittersweet day' as the HPV vaccine is extended to boys

Aug 27th 2019, 12:10 PM 21,940 Views 11 Comments

First-year students will be able to get the HPV vaccine this September.

# students - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high
# Demand V Supply
# Demand V Supply

The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high

Aug 20th 2019, 6:00 AM 18,701 Views 72 Comments

In some areas, the average cost of rent is *much* higher than the average mortgage.

# students - Monday 19 August, 2019

Rise in college students skipping lectures to go to work because of financial struggles
# College Fees
# College Fees

Rise in college students skipping lectures to go to work because of financial struggles

Aug 19th 2019, 6:10 AM 12,098 Views 39 Comments

The survey finds that 55% of students say they are missing their lectures in favour of paid work.

# students - Sunday 18 August, 2019

FG accused of being 'out of touch' over college comments, but who wants to scrap fees and how much would it cost?
# Analysis
# Analysis

FG accused of being 'out of touch' over college comments, but who wants to scrap fees and how much would it cost?

Aug 18th 2019, 9:30 AM 24,172 Views 82 Comments

Comments by two Fine Gael ministers this week landed them in hot water with students.

# students - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Students should be 'vigilant' in the search for accommodation, student unions warn
# Student Accommodation
# Student Accommodation

Students should be 'vigilant' in the search for accommodation, student unions warn

Aug 15th 2019, 9:30 PM 11,244 Views 17 Comments

Thousands of students are now on the hunt for accommodation.

# students - Thursday 1 August, 2019

CAO issues thousands of 'Round Zero' offers today - here's what happens next
# Cao 2019
# Cao 2019

CAO issues thousands of 'Round Zero' offers today - here's what happens next

Aug 1st 2019, 6:20 AM 28,977 Views 3 Comments

Round Zero offers must be accepted by 7 August at 5.15pm.

# students - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Students warned to watch for rental scams ahead of house-hunting season
# Generation Rent
# Generation Rent

Students warned to watch for rental scams ahead of house-hunting season

Jul 25th 2019, 6:15 AM 9,122 Views 8 Comments

The USI says people are ‘taking advantage of the housing crisis and accommodation shortage’.

# students - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Republican group Saoradh 'aggressively trying to recruit' students at University College Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Republican group Saoradh 'aggressively trying to recruit' students at University College Cork

Apr 24th 2019, 8:30 PM 70,988 Views 80 Comments

The university is currently reviewing CCTV footage in a bid to identify the individuals responsible.

# students - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Countries that help working class students get into university have happier citizens
# Research
# Research

Countries that help working class students get into university have happier citizens

Apr 7th 2019, 10:30 AM 9,868 Views 12 Comments

That’s according to a study published in the British Journal of Sociology of Education

# students - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

The State won't know how many homeless students will be sitting the Leaving Cert this summer
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

The State won't know how many homeless students will be sitting the Leaving Cert this summer

Mar 19th 2019, 12:05 AM 13,500 Views 27 Comments

Neither the Department of Education nor the State Examination Commission keep those details.

# students - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Leo says he supports school students going on strike next week as part of global action on climate change
# Day Of Action
# Day Of Action

Leo says he supports school students going on strike next week as part of global action on climate change

Mar 6th 2019, 7:17 AM 30,532 Views 117 Comments

Friday, 15 March has been named as an international day of action on climate change.