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# student - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Government voting against motion to pay student nurses described as 'betrayal'
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Government voting against motion to pay student nurses described as 'betrayal'

Dec 3rd 2020, 8:56 AM 67,430 Views 167 Comments

The Solidarity-People Before Profit (PBP) motion was defeated by 77 votes to 72.

# student - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

College student: 'There's been no dancing on tables or shots at the bar'
# University
# University

College student: 'There's been no dancing on tables or shots at the bar'

Sep 29th 2020, 8:00 PM 25,438 Views 17 Comments

Harry McCann says students involved in recent ‘partying’ are not representative of the majority trying to study and live within Covid guidelines.

# student - Friday 12 June, 2020

€12k a year: Slight drop in cost of living for students living away from home
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

€12k a year: Slight drop in cost of living for students living away from home

Jun 12th 2020, 3:13 PM 8,550 Views 8 Comments

Just 36% of students expect to gain part-time work compared with 63% in 2019.

# student - Monday 20 April, 2020

'Since his death I am no longer living. I simply exist': Family of Cameron Blair tell court of impact of his death
# Victim Impact Statement
# Victim Impact Statement

'Since his death I am no longer living. I simply exist': Family of Cameron Blair tell court of impact of his death

Apr 20th 2020, 8:00 PM 24,880 Views 0 Comments

A teenage boy has received a life sentence for his murder, a sentence which will be reviewed in 2032.

# student - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Teenager appears in court charged with killing of student Cameron Blair in Cork
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager appears in court charged with killing of student Cameron Blair in Cork

Jan 25th 2020, 7:24 AM 24,794 Views 0 Comments

The teenage boy was charged yesterday evening with the killing of 20-year-old Cameron Blair.

# student - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'If I was to describe the way we want to play it’s ‘collective speed''
# Squeeze Every Drop
From The42
# Squeeze Every Drop

'If I was to describe the way we want to play it’s ‘collective speed''

Dec 26th 2019, 7:30 AM 7,495 Views 2 Comments

Ulster head coach Dan McFarland has a keen interest in psychology.

# student - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Body of student who lay dead in dorm room for weeks discovered in New Zealand
# Canterbury
# Canterbury

Body of student who lay dead in dorm room for weeks discovered in New Zealand

Sep 26th 2019, 7:20 AM 42,633 Views 9 Comments

University vice-chancellor Cheryl de la Rey said it was an “extremely distressing time” for students and staff.

# student - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Search on for Irish family of pioneering American artist
# Wilhelmina Weber Furlong
# Wilhelmina Weber Furlong

Search on for Irish family of pioneering American artist

Aug 11th 2019, 5:30 PM 32,714 Views 5 Comments

An exhibition on her fascinating work is in Ireland for the first time.

# student - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Student (19) died in 'freak accident' after 'domino effect' on stairwell
# Sophie Coll
# Sophie Coll

Student (19) died in 'freak accident' after 'domino effect' on stairwell

Mar 5th 2019, 10:05 PM 53,027 Views 13 Comments

The pathologist told the Limerick inquest that due to Sophie Coll’s “very severe” injuries, nothing could have been done to save her.

# student - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Teacher loses bid for injunction to prevent concerns over relationship with former student being disclosed
# Teaching Council
# Teaching Council

Teacher loses bid for injunction to prevent concerns over relationship with former student being disclosed

Feb 26th 2019, 11:03 PM 46,982 Views 0 Comments

The relevant allegations, which the teacher denies, include sexual assault, providing drugs and alcohol, and emotional abuse.

# student - Sunday 30 December, 2018

How I Spend My Money: A Trinity PhD student on a €6,000 stipend who's having second thoughts about moving to Ireland
# Money Diary
# Money Diary

How I Spend My Money: A Trinity PhD student on a €6,000 stipend who's having second thoughts about moving to Ireland

Dec 30th 2018, 7:01 PM 66,236 Views 59 Comments

She gave up work and a good salary in London to study in Dublin.

# student - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

How I Spend My Money: A student in Galway earning up to €500 a month from several odd jobs
# Money Diary
# Money Diary

How I Spend My Money: A student in Galway earning up to €500 a month from several odd jobs

Nov 14th 2018, 7:30 PM 44,515 Views 20 Comments

The corporate law student works in a supermarket, drives tractors and helps out on the family farm.

# student - Monday 5 November, 2018

Drama teacher jailed for raping student (7) ends appeal to reduce sentence
# Offaly
# Offaly

Drama teacher jailed for raping student (7) ends appeal to reduce sentence

Nov 5th 2018, 3:42 PM 56,680 Views 28 Comments

The court heard that a juror apparently “smiled and winked” in the direction of the complainant and two gardaí.

# student - Friday 16 February, 2018

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs
# New York
# New York

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs

Feb 16th 2018, 7:15 AM 11,258 Views 0 Comments

His brother has also been accused of stockpiling explosive materials.

# student - Friday 12 January, 2018

Boarding school teacher accused of allowing student to drink wine in their accommodation
# Allegations
# Allegations

Boarding school teacher accused of allowing student to drink wine in their accommodation

Jan 12th 2018, 2:05 PM 23,463 Views 0 Comments

The case is being heard at a fitness to teach inquiry in Maynooth.

# student - Monday 7 August, 2017

'We've all been devastated': Tributes paid to J1 student after death in Maryland
# Philip Leahy
# Philip Leahy

'We've all been devastated': Tributes paid to J1 student after death in Maryland

Aug 7th 2017, 4:15 PM 27,877 Views 3 Comments

Philip Leahy had gone into cardiac arrest after getting into difficulty while swimming in Ocean City in Maryland.

# student - Friday 23 June, 2017

North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death
# Otto Warmbier
# Otto Warmbier

North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death

Jun 23rd 2017, 3:40 PM 28,825 Views 60 Comments

Otto Warmbier had been in a coma since shortly after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for allegedly stealing a poster.

# student - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'It's like living in a nightmare': Venezuelan student terrified of returning home
# Fear
# Fear

'It's like living in a nightmare': Venezuelan student terrified of returning home

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:15 PM 15,122 Views 24 Comments

Protests have been building in the capital Caracas for months.

# student - Monday 29 May, 2017

€4,000 reward offered after dead dolphin pictured at Cork student party
# On The Hunt
# On The Hunt

€4,000 reward offered after dead dolphin pictured at Cork student party

May 29th 2017, 9:29 PM 101,927 Views 30 Comments

Pictures circulated online of Cork students dancing with what appears to be a dead dolphin.

# student - Friday 5 May, 2017

US students caught red-handed after crawling through air duct to steal exam paper
# Duct Tales
# Duct Tales

US students caught red-handed after crawling through air duct to steal exam paper

May 5th 2017, 9:11 PM 29,451 Views 31 Comments

The pair face police charges, and expulsion from the University of Kentucky.

# student - Monday 27 March, 2017

'It simply won’t be affordable': New student rooms in Dublin will cost a minimum of €249 a week
# The New Boom
# The New Boom

'It simply won’t be affordable': New student rooms in Dublin will cost a minimum of €249 a week

Mar 27th 2017, 12:01 AM 62,853 Views 67 Comments

Concerns have been raised over the affordability of new student accommodation.

# student - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

New Zealand school gets rid of gendered uniforms
# Plenty Of Choice
# Plenty Of Choice

New Zealand school gets rid of gendered uniforms

Mar 21st 2017, 4:35 PM 18,106 Views 34 Comments

Now, students will have a choice between wearing a kilt, culottes, shorts, trousers or PE gear, depending on their preference.

# student - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Police question student who drove his rented car into pedestrians in Germany
# Heidelberg
# Heidelberg

Police question student who drove his rented car into pedestrians in Germany

Feb 26th 2017, 6:41 PM 13,384 Views 66 Comments

The man driving the car was a 35-year-old student.

# student - Monday 10 October, 2016

Man charged with stabbing murder of 25-year-old student in Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Man charged with stabbing murder of 25-year-old student in Dublin

Oct 10th 2016, 6:54 PM 21,257 Views 0 Comments

25-year-old student Leo Carolan died from stab wounds in a house on the South Circular Road in Dublin last week.

# student - Friday 30 September, 2016

'It's punishing children': Students could be penalised over dispute about Junior Cert English exam
# ASTI
# ASTI

'It's punishing children': Students could be penalised over dispute about Junior Cert English exam

Sep 30th 2016, 6:10 AM 18,339 Views 45 Comments

Students taught by ASTI could end up losing 10% of their overall mark, it is feared.

# student - Monday 4 July, 2016

Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river
# Beau Solomon
# Beau Solomon

Body of 19-year-old American student missing in Rome found in river

Jul 4th 2016, 10:03 PM 32,485 Views 6 Comments

Beau Solomon was last seen by his friends in a pub on Friday.

# student - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Student smuggled cocaine into Ireland 'to pay for college fees'
# Spain
# Spain

Student smuggled cocaine into Ireland 'to pay for college fees'

Jun 22nd 2016, 6:09 AM 22,669 Views 0 Comments

Lucas Lima (25) was offered between €1,000 and €3,000 to bring the bag from Spain.

# student - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Student accommodation nightmares: 'I couldn't even stand up straight in my room'
# Renting
# Renting

Student accommodation nightmares: 'I couldn't even stand up straight in my room'

Jun 12th 2016, 8:15 AM 2,347 Views 94 Comments

As the academic year comes to a close, one student tells of her experiences of trying to find somewhere to live

# student - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

This Sligo student accidentally went viral as Tyga's 'mystery woman'
# Papa-paparazzi
From The Daily Edge
# Papa-paparazzi

This Sligo student accidentally went viral as Tyga's 'mystery woman'

Jun 8th 2016, 9:18 AM 8,594 Views 0 Comments

This is what happens when you get papped talking to a recently-single reality TV star in LA.

# student - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Dyslexic student launches High Court action after being denied exam support
# Courts
# Courts

Dyslexic student launches High Court action after being denied exam support

May 10th 2016, 8:04 AM 21,249 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old Leaving Cert student is hoping to secure a reader that will allow him to understand exam papers.

# student - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

20-year-old student receives Ireland's first ever double lung transplant of its kind
# Historic Milestone
# Historic Milestone

20-year-old student receives Ireland's first ever double lung transplant of its kind

Mar 16th 2016, 2:16 PM 18,025 Views 19 Comments

The type of transplant involves reconditioning donor lungs outside of the body before they are transplanted.

# student - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Soldier buried under eight metres of snow found alive after six days
# India
# India

Soldier buried under eight metres of snow found alive after six days

Feb 10th 2016, 6:05 AM 13,135 Views 5 Comments

Nine of his colleagues died in the accident.

# student - Monday 8 June, 2015

Karen Buckley's parents: 'We're still in shock, it sometimes feels like all of this isn’t real'
# Support
# Support

Karen Buckley's parents: 'We're still in shock, it sometimes feels like all of this isn’t real'

Jun 8th 2015, 3:21 PM 13,952 Views 0 Comments

Karen Buckley’s parents have expressed thanks for the support they received over recent weeks.

# student - Friday 15 May, 2015

This Irish student just got an asteroid named after him
# Outer Space
# Outer Space

This Irish student just got an asteroid named after him

May 15th 2015, 8:30 PM 15,864 Views 17 Comments

It’s thanks to his winning of a major SciFest prize.

# student - Monday 11 May, 2015

UCD changed its campus accommodation system and some students are NOT happy
# Supply And Demand
# Supply And Demand

UCD changed its campus accommodation system and some students are NOT happy

May 11th 2015, 9:36 PM 39,114 Views 70 Comments

New first years will be prioritised when it comes to living on campus.

# student - Saturday 25 April, 2015

A teen was suspended from school after wearing a fake bomb to ask a girl to prom
# Nope
From The Daily Edge
# Nope

A teen was suspended from school after wearing a fake bomb to ask a girl to prom

Apr 25th 2015, 5:06 PM 4,210 Views 0 Comments

Probably not the wisest idea.

# student - Friday 17 April, 2015

"She won't be forgotten": 1000 turn out for Glasgow vigil to remember Karen Buckley
# Glasgow
# Glasgow

"She won't be forgotten": 1000 turn out for Glasgow vigil to remember Karen Buckley

Apr 17th 2015, 7:28 PM 41,208 Views 6 Comments

A fund to raise money for the student’s parents has passed £50,000 in donations.

# student - Thursday 16 April, 2015

'It's every parent's nightmare what has unfolded in recent days'
# Tributes
# Tributes

'It's every parent's nightmare what has unfolded in recent days'

Apr 16th 2015, 12:30 PM 51,353 Views 68 Comments

Messages of sympathy are being sent – after police in Glasgow found a body in the search for missing Karen Buckley.

# student - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Handbag believed to be Karen Buckley's found in park in Glasgow
# Glasgow
# Glasgow

Handbag believed to be Karen Buckley's found in park in Glasgow

Apr 14th 2015, 2:34 PM 165,380 Views 41 Comments

The 24-year-old student was last seen at a nightclub in Glasgow at the weekend.

# student - Friday 6 March, 2015

Poll: Is it time to legalise cannabis in Ireland?
# High Time
# High Time

Poll: Is it time to legalise cannabis in Ireland?

Mar 6th 2015, 9:30 PM 38,317 Views 146 Comments

In a referendum held today, 68% of students voted in favour of the SU supporting legalisation.

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