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Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Student Protest

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Students protest Dublin City Council over CEO Keegan’s comments on student housing
The protest heard several calls for Owen Keegan to resign as the council’s chief executive.
UCD students stage tent protest against 'spiralling' cost of campus accommodation
Students are organising a large demonstration for next week.
DCU students stage 'sleep-out' at accommodation complex over 27% hike in rent
Starting next term students will be charged €9,000 for a nine month lease.
"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees
Here’s what students at yesterday’s protests had to say.
USI withdraws condemnation of 2010 student protesters
The comments from the union come after harsh criticism of gardaí by the Ombudsman for withholding information.
Gardaí gave 'misleading' information to Ombudsman on student protest
The Ombudsman was investigating complaints about the behaviour of four gardaí at the protest in 2010.
Michael D Higgins hits out at racism and homophobia
The President said the problems can cause violence and even lead to suicide among young people.
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.
The Daily Fix: Tuesday
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…
USI denies 'collusion' with Gardaí to stop 'Occupy University' protest
A student group affiliated to the Occupy movement claims USI and Gardaí combined to stop them from joining yesterday’s rally.
In pics: Third-level students march in free fees protest
Gorillas, Pinocchio and dogs make an appearance at a colourful – but angry – protest against any potential reintroduction of fees.
Students march against reintroduction of fees
Tens of thousands of students marched through the streets of the capital today – protesting against the possible reintroduction of third level fees or cutting of maintenance grants.
Man arrested over Prince Charles car attack
Prince Charles and Camilla’s car came under attack as they drove by the student fees protest in December.
Video: UK student protest turns violent as Charles and Camilla come under attack
Prince Charles and Camilla’s car attacked as royal couple travel through London streets during student fees protest.
UK student protests expected ahead of fee increase vote
As UK government debates and votes on tuition fee hike, thousands of students prepare to march and protest.
Students protesters occupy Dept of Education grounds
The activists have erected a marquee in the grounds of the department to discuss “alternative education”.
The week in photos
Some of the week’s biggest stories in pictures.
Video: UK student protesters clash with police
Students from second- and third-level education walk out of classes this afternoon and stage sit-ins and marches to protest a hike in tuition fees.
In Pictures: Riots at Dublin’s student march
Gardaí clash with violent protesters after 40,000 take to the streets in protest at higher registration fees.
Student march riots: how they unfolded on Twitter
Gardaí and protestors exchange blows in Dublin after a student march. Here’s how the news got out on Twitter.
Riot gardaí clash with demonstrators in Dublin
Violence has broken out on Merrion Row after protesters were allegedly forced from the Department of Finance.