USI submits proposal in support of marriage equality

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The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) have come out strongly in favour of supporting equal access to marriage in Ireland. Jill Murray reports…

Tokyo court hears Nicola Furlong case

DCU student, Nicola Furlong, who was murdered in Tokyo after attending a Nicki Minaj concert last year.

The trial for murdered DCU student has begun. Áine O’Donnell reports…

Long-term student loans for Ireland suggests IMF

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Students are no strangers to financial difficulty. The IMF has suggested that a loan scheme be brought into effect. Dominick Crosbie reports…

UCD egging students avoid expulsion

A few students got a little over-eggcited when Enda Kenny visited UCD to open the new Student Centre. They narrowly avoided eggspulsion.

Three students were lucky they weren’t expelled after throwing eggs at Enda Kenny. Orla Ryan has more…

NUI Maynooth develops new suicide test

A new system developed by NUI Maynooth may help detect suicidal tendencies.

NUI Maynooth have developed a new system which can help to identify those at risk of suicide. James Falconer reports…

HSE cuts funding to Mental Health and Suicide Student Journalism Award

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The HSE have announced that they will no longer be funding the Mental Health and Suicide category at the Student Media awards. Sean Dunne reports…

Mental health concerns grow in the LGBT community

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Concerns for the mental health of those in the LGBT community are growing, following a record number of calls to the LGBT helpline. Sean Dunne reports…

‘Have Your Say’ – Ireland’s first National Student Survey

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Students are urged to take part in Ireland’s first National Student Survey. Sean Dunne has more…

USI President welcomes affiliation changes

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There have been some big changes in USI over the past week, with UCD dropping out and DCU rejoining. Márese O’Sullivan has the latest…