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# student - Thursday 29 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 29th 2015, 7:30 PM 11,939 Views 11 Comments

We’re red-faced FOR her.

# student - Thursday 11 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 11th 2014, 6:27 PM 3,818 Views 3 Comments

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

# student - Monday 1 December, 2014

Outrage as student dies after confronting men who were harassing teens
# Tugce
# Tugce

Outrage as student dies after confronting men who were harassing teens

Dec 1st 2014, 8:34 AM 52,512 Views 81 Comments

The 23-year-old is said to have been attacked in a McDonald’s car park.

# student - Monday 17 November, 2014

Student had sex with sheep because he was 'stressed'
# Ewe Have To Be Joking
From The Daily Edge
# Ewe Have To Be Joking

Student had sex with sheep because he was 'stressed'

Nov 17th 2014, 7:40 PM 11,234 Views 11 Comments

What a completely reasonable reaction.

# student - Monday 20 October, 2014

Student gets head stuck in bottle bank in bet gone horribly wrong
# For The Bants
From The Daily Edge
# For The Bants

Student gets head stuck in bottle bank in bet gone horribly wrong

Oct 20th 2014, 6:45 PM 5,622 Views 3 Comments

Her friends promised her £10 and a Big Mac if she stuck her head in. Cruel, cruel friends.

# student - Monday 13 October, 2014

Readers’ Panel Part One: What are you expecting from Budget 2015?
# Budget 2015
# Budget 2015

Readers’ Panel Part One: What are you expecting from Budget 2015?

Oct 13th 2014, 7:00 PM 11,435 Views 39 Comments

We spoke to some readers about their hopes and fears ahead of tomorrow’s budget. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words.

# student - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Routine mental health screening in schools could help 1 in 10 children with issues
# Treatment
# Treatment

Routine mental health screening in schools could help 1 in 10 children with issues

Oct 8th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,658 Views 27 Comments

10-20% of children and young people would benefit from some sort of mental health intervention.

# student - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'
# Hoar
From The Daily Edge
# Hoar

University Challenge student panics and blurts out 'whore'

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:48 AM 8,624 Views 3 Comments

Here’s the thing though. HE WAS RIGHT.

# student - Monday 11 August, 2014

Rwanda tests German student for Ebola
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Rwanda tests German student for Ebola

Aug 11th 2014, 7:40 AM 7,840 Views 17 Comments

The results will be available in 48 hours, the country’s health ministry said.

# student - Monday 14 July, 2014

India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape
# Claims Denied
# Claims Denied

India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape

Jul 14th 2014, 2:13 PM 14,556 Views 11 Comments

The lawyer representing the two men said he filed a special leave petition.

# student - Monday 23 June, 2014

American student rescued after getting stuck in giant stone vagina
# Bit Of Craic
From The Daily Edge
# Bit Of Craic

American student rescued after getting stuck in giant stone vagina

Jun 23rd 2014, 10:28 AM 5,965 Views 3 Comments

Let’s not pussyfoot around this story.

# student - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Sadness at death of student travel pioneer
# USIT
# USIT

Sadness at death of student travel pioneer

Jun 18th 2014, 7:36 PM 18,727 Views 10 Comments

Ever go on a J1? You have Gordon Colleary, co-founder of Magill magazine, to thank for that.

# student - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Universities are under financial pressure - here's how they can survive
# Students
# Students

Universities are under financial pressure - here's how they can survive

Apr 9th 2014, 3:04 PM 10,671 Views 26 Comments

A Grant Thornton survey looks at their finances and suggests how they can survive the pressure.

# student - Monday 24 March, 2014

Body of student Steven Kavanagh recovered from Shannon
# RIP
# RIP

Body of student Steven Kavanagh recovered from Shannon

Mar 24th 2014, 11:10 PM 47,199 Views 11 Comments

The LIT Students’ Union Vice-President had been missing since 6 March.

# student - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Column: What's it like to work at a nightclub during college? Let me tell you ...
# Night Owls
# Night Owls

Column: What's it like to work at a nightclub during college? Let me tell you ...

Mar 22nd 2014, 7:00 PM 6,367 Views 14 Comments

Working in a club will give you a huge range of skills useful in later ‘grown up’ life, writes Roisin Curran.

# student - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Body of missing Mark Casey (19) found in Limerick
# Student
# Student

Body of missing Mark Casey (19) found in Limerick

Mar 15th 2014, 1:20 PM 58,657 Views 60 Comments

A large scale search – co-ordinated by gardaí and family members – had been taking place in the city since the Offaly teenager went missing eight days ago.

# student - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Cause of Patrick Halpin's death 'undetermined' after initial post-mortem
# London
# London

Cause of Patrick Halpin's death 'undetermined' after initial post-mortem

Feb 13th 2014, 9:50 AM 24,677 Views 10 Comments

The DCU student’s body was found near Leicester Square last Thursday. The results of further tests are now awaited.

# student - Friday 7 February, 2014

Student faces suspension after taking a selfie with a dead body on a school trip
# OH COME ON
From The Daily Edge
# OH COME ON

Student faces suspension after taking a selfie with a dead body on a school trip

Feb 7th 2014, 8:20 AM 9,640 Views 5 Comments

Not cool man, not cool.

Body found in Leicester Square identified as missing student Patrick Halpin
# London
# London

Body found in Leicester Square identified as missing student Patrick Halpin

Feb 7th 2014, 7:00 AM 66,393 Views 57 Comments

The 18-year-old’s death is not being treated as suspicious.

# student - Friday 31 January, 2014

Raffaele Sollecito 'stopped at Italian border' following retrial verdict
# Meredith Kercher
# Meredith Kercher

Raffaele Sollecito 'stopped at Italian border' following retrial verdict

Jan 31st 2014, 10:10 AM 20,023 Views 65 Comments

Sollecito had his murder verdict for the killing of Meredith Kercher reinstated last night. American Amanda Knox was also found guilty of murder after the retrial.

# student - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Students launch petition after Law Society exams date moved
# Law Society
# Law Society

Students launch petition after Law Society exams date moved

Jan 22nd 2014, 6:30 AM 20,356 Views 41 Comments

The students say that they now have two fewer weeks in which to study for their exams.

# student - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Landmark Montrose Hotel to be converted to 'high-spec' student housing
# HOTES AMAZE
# HOTES AMAZE

Landmark Montrose Hotel to be converted to 'high-spec' student housing

Jan 21st 2014, 8:39 AM 16,061 Views 39 Comments

The relaunched ‘Montrose Student Residence’ — just across the N11 from UCD — will open its doors in September.

# student - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

First it was ‘The Inter’, then it was the Junior Cert… now it’s got a new name…
# Junior Cycle
# Junior Cycle

First it was ‘The Inter’, then it was the Junior Cert… now it’s got a new name…

Jan 15th 2014, 10:50 PM 53,553 Views 127 Comments

Irish people will soon have a new method of figuring out each other’s ages, Education Minister Ruairí Quinn confirmed this morning…

# student - Sunday 12 January, 2014

You might think twice before using wet wipes again...
# Wet Wipes
# Wet Wipes

You might think twice before using wet wipes again...

Jan 12th 2014, 5:00 PM 44,911 Views 54 Comments

A Cork student has found that the wipes don’t dissolve in water – even after 17 months.

Was Beethoven inspired by birdsong?
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

Was Beethoven inspired by birdsong?

Jan 12th 2014, 8:45 AM 4,847 Views 9 Comments

A project by a Carrick on Shannon student shows that the classical maestro may have taken much inspiration from nature.

# student - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?

Jan 11th 2014, 10:15 AM 25,267 Views 44 Comments

Brown bread is more nutritious, while white bread is more processed.

# student - Friday 10 January, 2014

This is what your bones look like if you have osteoporosis
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

This is what your bones look like if you have osteoporosis

Jan 10th 2014, 4:30 PM 15,174 Views 9 Comments

Vitamin D and calcium are essential to prevent osteoporosis, as this student found.

How clean are Irish apples? This student put it to the test
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

How clean are Irish apples? This student put it to the test

Jan 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 15,417 Views 19 Comments

A Limerick student looked at organic and non-organic apples for a BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition project.

# student - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Are redheads more flexible than other people?
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

Are redheads more flexible than other people?

Jan 9th 2014, 3:54 PM 20,251 Views 39 Comments

A project from a young Galway student at the BT Young Scientist and Technology exhibition set out to discover the truth…

# student - Sunday 29 December, 2013

India to hold vigils to mark anniversary of gang-rape victim's death
# India
# India

India to hold vigils to mark anniversary of gang-rape victim's death

Dec 29th 2013, 10:08 AM 6,620 Views 9 Comments

The 23-year-old physiotherapy student died this day last year, nearly two weeks after being attacked by a gang of men on a moving bus in Dehli.

# student - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Can you use your Leaving Cert Irish to pick up girls?
# Do Uimhir
From The Daily Edge
# Do Uimhir

Can you use your Leaving Cert Irish to pick up girls?

Dec 12th 2013, 7:32 AM 5,716 Views 3 Comments

I like your chicken roll…

# student - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Here's a museum that tells blind visitors: Please touch!
# Seeing By Touch
# Seeing By Touch

Here's a museum that tells blind visitors: Please touch!

Dec 8th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,499 Views 8 Comments

Blind and visually impaired visitors are encouraged to get up close to items during their special tours.

# student - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Column: ‘I was a regular teen who has unfortunately dealt a harder life than most’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘I was a regular teen who has unfortunately dealt a harder life than most’

Nov 23rd 2013, 7:00 PM 6,185 Views 27 Comments

Niamh n Ruarí was diagnosed with a disease that affects one in every 200,000 people, but is determined to re-educate society on the perceptions they have of those who are physically less fortunate.

# student - Friday 22 November, 2013

Student falsely accused of taxi fare dodge granted stay on court costs awarded against him
# Eoin McKeogh
# Eoin McKeogh

Student falsely accused of taxi fare dodge granted stay on court costs awarded against him

Nov 22nd 2013, 12:30 PM 23,266 Views 0 Comments

Eoin McKeogh lost a case against six newspapers over their reporting of his legal dispute with Google and Facebook.

# student - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Natasha McShane case: Accused will not testify in court
# Chicago
# Chicago

Natasha McShane case: Accused will not testify in court

Oct 24th 2013, 10:20 AM 9,381 Views 0 Comments

Heriberto Viramontes is charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery and armed robbery. The jury is expected to begin deliberations later today.

# student - Monday 7 October, 2013

WATCH: Hugh Jackman runs into former student on the red carpet
# Hot For Teacher
From The Daily Edge
# Hot For Teacher

WATCH: Hugh Jackman runs into former student on the red carpet

Oct 7th 2013, 10:30 PM 2,511 Views 1 Comment

Did you know that Hugh Jackman used to be a P.E. teacher?

# student - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Almost 8,000 applicants turned down for grant by SUSI
# Student Grants
# Student Grants

Almost 8,000 applicants turned down for grant by SUSI

Sep 5th 2013, 10:13 PM 13,407 Views 27 Comments

Around 61,500 applications have been assessed by SUSI – and of these, around 40,000 students will end up getting a grant.

# student - Monday 19 August, 2013

Poll: Should college grants be cut in the Budget?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should college grants be cut in the Budget?

Aug 19th 2013, 9:49 AM 12,964 Views 175 Comments

There is speculation that the college grants could be cut in October’s Budget as part of saving €100m in the Education Department.

# student - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Ruairi Quinn considers cutting grants; students say ‘don’t even think about it’
# Cuts
# Cuts

Ruairi Quinn considers cutting grants; students say ‘don’t even think about it’

Aug 18th 2013, 8:04 PM 16,293 Views 159 Comments

The Union of Students in Ireland say they are “ready and equipped” to fight any attempt to cut student grants.

# student - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Body of Irish student Davin Harrison recovered from US river
# New York
# New York

Body of Irish student Davin Harrison recovered from US river

Aug 13th 2013, 9:20 PM 37,879 Views 53 Comments

The 20-year-old had been rafting with a group of people when he got into trouble on Saturday afternoon.