College Tribune

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Month: November 2016

‘President Trump’: The Donald Wins Whitehouse Race

  In what was a bizarre 18 month campaign, Republican candidate Donald J. Trump has won the presidential election to become the next president of the United States. Before voting began a majority of polls had democratic candidate Hillary Clinton…

Collidge Hold Off Late Onslaught from Garryowen to Seal League Win

University College Dublin showed admirable discipline and steel to hold off a rally from Garryowen RFC to secure another win in the top division of the Ulster Bank rugby League at Belfield. Scrummaging power, a quick pressing line and accurate…

UCD Turn €10 Million Profit from On-Campus Accommodation Rent

UCD brought in over €18 million in income from student residences in 2015 the Tribune can report. On-campus accommodation costs the college €7.7 million to run and maintain according to financial figures obtained under the Freedom of Information Act. The…

Pro-Choice ‘No’ Side Win Abortion Referendum by 64%

UCD Students voted decisively to retain the pro-choice stance of the Students’ Union today, following one of the highest recorded voting turnouts in recent years. The pro-choice No side won 64% of the vote, with those advocating for the SU…