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# University

This month
May 2024
Larry Donnelly: Campus protests are squeezing Biden from left and right
Larry Donnelly
This year
Irish Government to fund 50 medical places for students at Queen's University Belfast
Graduate: Finding work after college is tough - I wish employers would give us a chance
College Graduate
Last year
New changes will make it easier for students in the North to attend Irish universities
The recommendations on A-Level exams taken by students in the North have been accepted by Minister Simon Harris.
Up to one million graduates could be eligible to vote under Seanad election reform plan
CAO: 60% of courses see fall in point requirements
Harris announces €40 million for third level institutions to improve college campuses
Government moves to ramp up healthcare and vet college places amid staffing crisis
Opinion: Third-level lecturers are vital to the future of our country - we must value them
Mairéad Farrell
With the rise of ChatGPT, how are universities planning on assessing students this year?
Students urged to steer clear of ChatGPT essays as bot reopens debate on college assessment
All time
Extra 1,056 college places will be available in September, Harris says
Trinity apologises for suggestion that pride flags on campus could cause offence
There's a 'national obsession' with the points race, says Harris highlighting CAO changes
New technological university announced for the north west
University of Limerick appoints Professor Kerstin Mey as new president for 10-year term
Over 55,000 people offered place in CAO Round One - points rise in teaching, business and health
Occupancy limits and sanitation: Higher education announces plans for 'safe return' to campuses
Harris to seek government approval for 4,600 extra college places for upcoming semester
Staff and students urged to sign up for pilot antigen testing project on four college campuses
Quiz: How much do you know about China?
Rapid testing to be piloted in four universities, says minister
Over 20% increase in people applying to study nursing, CAO figures show
UL to set up test centre after rise in Covid-19 cases among students living near campus
PhD rights have been ignored in new employment framework, says SIPTU
Cabinet agrees to purchase 875,000 doses of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine
Opinion: We at Irish universities owe it to our students to address our imperial legacies
Ciaran O’Neill
Working but no workers' rights: the plight of the PhD revealed
'Doing the housework of academia': Women and minorities hardest hit by third-level working conditions
On social welfare, unable to buy a house: The reality facing Ireland's academics
Some students affected by Leaving Cert grade errors may have to defer college course, Foley says
Some students with reduced campus hours backtrack on decision to live away from home
College student: 'There's been no dancing on tables or shots at the bar'
Harry McCann
Irish universities will have to provide breakdown of ethnic diversity among staff each year from December
NUIG students warned they could face expulsion if they fail to stick to Covid-19 guidelines
Colleges did not investigate majority of sexual assault and harassment cases reported by students in 2018/19
'Unprecedented situation' could see students renting on campus a few days a week
College might once have offered an escape for vulnerable students - Covid-19 has changed that
Suspended sentence for man who lodged over €155k of university's money into own bank account
'Not at the moment': Universities don't plan to refund fees for this or the next academic year