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#Student Protest

# student-protest - Last year 2021

Students protest Dublin City Council over CEO Keegan’s comments on student housing
# Owen Keegan
# Owen Keegan

Students protest Dublin City Council over CEO Keegan’s comments on student housing

Oct 13th 2021, 3:05 PM 17,317 Views 18 Comments

The protest heard several calls for Owen Keegan to resign as the council’s chief executive.

# student-protest - All time

UCD students stage tent protest against 'spiralling' cost of campus accommodation
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

UCD students stage tent protest against 'spiralling' cost of campus accommodation

Feb 27th 2020, 1:36 PM 17,792 Views 21 Comments

Students are organising a large demonstration for next week.

DCU students stage 'sleep-out' at accommodation complex over 27% hike in rent
# Shanowen Shakedown
# Shanowen Shakedown

DCU students stage 'sleep-out' at accommodation complex over 27% hike in rent

Apr 5th 2018, 9:57 PM 29,290 Views 92 Comments

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
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees

Oct 20th 2016, 6:05 AM 11,844 Views 55 Comments

Here’s what students at yesterday’s protests had to say.

USI withdraws condemnation of 2010 student protesters
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

USI withdraws condemnation of 2010 student protesters

Jul 29th 2013, 4:01 PM 10,247 Views 131 Comments

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
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

Gardaí gave 'misleading' information to Ombudsman on student protest

Jul 28th 2013, 12:54 PM 19,399 Views 212 Comments

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
# Prejudice
# Prejudice

Michael D Higgins hits out at racism and homophobia

Apr 5th 2012, 8:35 AM 3,245 Views 31 Comments

The President said the problems can cause violence and even lead to suicide among young people.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Nov 30th 2011, 7:50 PM 3,867 Views 6 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Nov 29th 2011, 7:36 PM 3,425 Views 6 Comments

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
# Fees
# Fees

USI denies 'collusion' with Gardaí to stop 'Occupy University' protest

Nov 17th 2011, 9:02 AM 4,152 Views 40 Comments

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
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

In pics: Third-level students march in free fees protest

Nov 16th 2011, 5:41 PM 5,381 Views 69 Comments

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
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

Students march against reintroduction of fees

Nov 16th 2011, 4:30 PM 3,358 Views 38 Comments

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
# Britain
# Britain

Man arrested over Prince Charles car attack

Mar 2nd 2011, 2:14 PM 566 Views 0 Comments

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
# Britain
# Britain

Video: UK student protest turns violent as Charles and Camilla come under attack

Dec 10th 2010, 11:04 AM 532 Views 0 Comments

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
# UK
# UK

UK student protests expected ahead of fee increase vote

Dec 9th 2010, 11:33 AM 499 Views 0 Comments

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
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

Students protesters occupy Dept of Education grounds

Dec 1st 2010, 1:20 PM 870 Views 0 Comments

The activists have erected a marquee in the grounds of the department to discuss “alternative education”.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
From The Daily Edge
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Nov 26th 2010, 5:30 PM 823 Views 0 Comments

Some of the week’s biggest stories in pictures.

Video: UK student protesters clash with police
# UK
# UK

Video: UK student protesters clash with police

Nov 24th 2010, 7:31 PM 1,475 Views 1 Comment

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
# Student Protest
From The Daily Edge
# Student Protest

In Pictures: Riots at Dublin’s student march

Nov 4th 2010, 9:05 AM 8,482 Views 0 Comments

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
# Student March
# Student March

Student march riots: how they unfolded on Twitter

Nov 3rd 2010, 4:20 PM 2,123 Views 0 Comments

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
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

Riot gardaí clash with demonstrators in Dublin

Nov 3rd 2010, 3:57 PM 11,701 Views 0 Comments

Violence has broken out on Merrion Row after protesters were allegedly forced from the Department of Finance.