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# 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

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

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

# student - Thursday 26 December, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

# student - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

New Zealand school gets rid of gendered uniforms

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

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

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

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 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'

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

# student - Saturday 25 April, 2015

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

# student - Friday 17 April, 2015

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

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'

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

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 This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it time to legalise cannabis in Ireland?

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

# student - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

17-year-old re-arrested over death of schoolboy (13)

Oisín died after being injured during an incident in school.

# student - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Irish student sends the cringiest 'wrong number' text of all time Wrong Number

Irish student sends the cringiest 'wrong number' text of all time

We’re red-faced FOR her.

# student - Thursday 11 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch Waterford IT students prank their mate in cruel (and brilliant) fashion Let It Go

Watch Waterford IT students prank their mate in cruel (and brilliant) fashion

It’s exam time, and you know what that means… (Pranks. It means pranks.)

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