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# students - Monday 5 October, 2015

Student denied grant may have to drop out of college for third time in four years

Ennis-raised Raymond, 21, says he feels abandoned after his latest Susi application was rejected earlier this year.

# students - Sunday 20 September, 2015

The artist behind THAT marriage equality mural is back with another powerful piece

Joe Caslin tells us about the latest work from his Our Nation’s Sons project.

# students - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Elaborate stories and 'too good to be true' ads: how scammers target students

Students moving to Ireland for the first time have been warned to watch out for fake accommodation ads.

# students - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Inside the plush pads of ridiculously wealthy students

London has an even greater property shortage than Dublin, but many of its exclusive properties are being rented by wealthy foreign college students.

# students - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Junior Cert students are getting their results today. Here's how they did

And grades for the junior cycle appear to be holding steady against previous years, without massive improvement.

# students - Thursday 3 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge This student found an excellent college 'care package' hidden in their dorm room wall Man I Love College

# students - Thursday 27 August, 2015

They grow up so fast: It's the first day of school for Ireland’s infants Big School This post contains images
This week’s vital property news: House prices on the rise and hard times for students Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: House prices on the rise and hard times for students

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# students - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Thousands of students across Ireland still have nowhere to live

TheJournal.ie spoke to some students caught up in the housing crisis.

# students - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Unless you can magic up a few houses, welfare recipients will need to move away from Dublin

It’s an unpalatable solution politically, but the truth is workers and students need to be in a place while those in receipt of welfare cannot make the same claim.

# students - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Donald Trump wants to scrap the J-1 programme

As part of a range of immigration policies the Republican wants to introduce measures that could impact on the Irish in America.

# students - Monday 17 August, 2015

Flying the nest? Here's what to do if you're a college student renting for the first time

Good Leaving Cert points? Check. Got your college course? Check. Now it’s time to find somewhere to live.

# students - Saturday 15 August, 2015

The taxman is right to chase Airbnb hosts. Here’s why

Allowing those who rent their rooms via the sharing website to be tax exempt will simply put more professionals and students on the streets in times of severe rental crisis.

# students - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

All-rounders with a thirst for knowledge: Ireland's highest achievers in the 2015 Leaving Cert

They all scooped over 800 points in the Leaving Cert, but their principals say they’re proud of every one of their students.

Teenager in direct provision gets 575 points, but can't afford college fees

Anna Kern and her mother moved to Ireland from Ukraine in 2013.

From The Daily Edge 10 people who REALLY aren't being helpful about the Leaving Cert results Leaving Cert

10 people who REALLY aren't being helpful about the Leaving Cert results

Read these while waiting for results, at your peril.

# students - Friday 31 July, 2015

With one day until the college grant deadline the SUSI website is back up and running

Head of communications with Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) Graham Doyle says that all applicants should now be able to access their website.

# students - Sunday 12 July, 2015

I thought I was a home bird but my summer in New York has been exhilarating

‘Whoever would have thought that a Donegal girl would feel so at home amidst the calamity of New York city?’

# students - Saturday 11 July, 2015

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation The Summer Search This post contains videos

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation

The USI has called on people to take in lodgers as a lack of suitable housing remains an issue.

# students - Sunday 5 July, 2015

This futuristic bathroom door handle has a trick up its sleeve

It’s probably the most advanced bathroom door handle you’ll see today, or ever.

# students - Monday 22 June, 2015

The remains of all the Berkeley victims have now returned to Ireland RIP

The remains of all the Berkeley victims have now returned to Ireland

The first of the funerals will take place tomorrow.

# students - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Ireland rallies around to support families of Berkeley tragedy RIP

Ireland rallies around to support families of Berkeley tragedy

Books of condolences have been opened throughout the country.

# students - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Berkeley Mayor says fatal balcony collapse was 'more than likely' caused by water damage

Investigators believe the wood was not sealed properly at the time of construction.

# students - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Vintage photos show what it was like to live in US college dorms 110 years ago Student Life This post contains images

Vintage photos show what it was like to live in US college dorms 110 years ago

It still looked like a lot of fun…

# students - Monday 8 June, 2015

'Large cyber attack' brings down Waterford Institute exam website on results day

The latest update just over an hour ago is that the website is back up and running.

Student accommodation is an absolute disaster in this country – when will government respond?

On-campus accommodation is snapped up a lightning speed, leaving vulnerable young people at the mercy of the inhospitable private market.

From The Daily Edge 9 alcohol sins you'll see on every Irish student night Fat Frog

9 alcohol sins you'll see on every Irish student night

Ah… multicoloured vomit.

# students - Friday 5 June, 2015

Two Irish students are spending their summer with Nasa

They’re off on an exclusive research programme.

Irish teens invent a cheaper and better way to light the streets

Three Cork students have won an international science competition with a design for an LED bulb that can be screwed into standard street lamp fittings.

# students - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

From The42 What are your memories of studying for exams during big sporting events? Hit The Books

What are your memories of studying for exams during big sporting events?

With the Leaving Cert starting today, our writers recall the plethora of distractions that threatened to undermine their study.

# students - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

# students - Sunday 31 May, 2015

'While achieving the Leaving Cert points you want is important, it doesn't define who you are for the rest of your days'

The pressure to reach the points is immense, but there are lots of options.

# students - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge A student compiled his teacher's most bizarre quotes and presented them to him Yo Teach

# students - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

So where do Irish graduates want to work in 2015? And how much do they expect to make?

What Irish students REALLY want it seems is stability. That, and to work for Paddy Power…

# students - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 14 stages of last-minute exam cramming Cram It Up

The 14 stages of last-minute exam cramming

Look at your notes. Drink coffee. Panic. Repeat.

# students - Friday 8 May, 2015

Irish teen's award-winning painting to go on show in Milan Art

Irish teen's award-winning painting to go on show in Milan

20 million visitors are expected at the event.

# students - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

# students - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Exam stress can make you lose perspective – remember, you're more than your grade

You are the sum of far more than one set of exams – there are plenty of ways to succeed in this world.

# students - Monday 27 April, 2015

Leaving Cert shake-up could make it easier to pass higher level exams

The revisions could impact on students sitting the 2017 exams.

# students - Monday 20 April, 2015

Teen (13) armed with knife and crossbow kills teacher in Spain

Four others were also injured in the incident.