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Around the Universities – Issue 5

University College Dublin

UCD SU President Katie Ascough has been impeached, and presidential by-elections have been announced for late November.

Trinity College Dublin

Trinity College has announced that their fees will rise by 5% next year for post-graduate and non-EU students, in a move publicly opposed by TCDSU and the USI.


National University of Ireland Galway

A recent Equality and Diversity study has revealed that NUIG are above the national average in promoting female staff to senior positions, with 40% of the university’s senior lecturers now women. The national average is 36%.

Cork Institute of Technology

CIT has opened a new multi-million euro building on Grand Parade for their art and design post-graduate students.