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UCD Students Union Condemns Violence Against Housing Activists

UCD Student’s Union tonight condemned the violence used against activists and protestors at the housing demonstration on North Frederick Street. The protest which was being organised by the ‘Take Back the City’ group was ended by Gardaí in balaclavas who…

Where Have All The Activists Gone?

The students, united, will never be defeated. The rallying cry of the Take Back Trinity campaign protesters bellows around the hallowed front square of Trinity College Dublin. The ever-present groups of tourists are, for once, not the first thing you…

Trinity Students Protest Fee Hikes

In response to the recent decision by Trinity College Dublin to raise the supplemental examination fees to a flat rate of €450, a protest has been held by students of the college focused on a number of the tourist attractions…

Student Removed from NUIG for Wearing Repeal Jumper during pro-choice demonstrations of Enda Kenny Visit

A group of students in NUI Galway were removed by an Garda Síochána after a demonstration calling for the repeal of the Eighth amendment earlier this week. The incident occurred on Thursday night at 7pm, when Taoiseach Enda Kenny arrived to…

We speak to Hong Kong’s student protesters about what they want and how it all might end

Wini Leung, a recent graduate of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, is out on the streets of Hong Kong. She tells us what life is like for the protesters and why the movement isn’t quite like any that have…

Gardai found to have misled Garda Ombudsman on Fees Protest Investigation

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) has recommended that disciplinary action should be considered against four members of An Garda Síochána, following complaints received by the Ombudsman in relation to the fees protest in 2010. Alongside this recommendation, it has…

Eggs thrown at Taoiseach Enda Kenny during UCD Student Centre official opening

Eggs were thrown at Taoiseach Enda Kenny as he began his speech at the official opening of the new Students’ Centre this morning. None of the eggs hit Mr Kenny however UCD have confirmed that an egg hit the Vice…

YFG evade protesters

On Tuesday November 13th the Students’ Union Council, as part of the Gilmore 250 campaign, voted to hold a protest against government TDs who were attending meetings in UCD. One of the TDs, Minister of State, Brian Hayes was speaking…

UCD Labour criticize protest as SU continue to fight against fee increases

The auditor of UCD Labour Society has told the College Tribune that he was “shocked and surprised” at the protest by UCD Students’ Union, cialis which took place on Tuesday 13th November. The protest involved members of SU council gathering…

LIVE BLOG :: Gilmores 250 Protest #standup #gilmores250

15:55 That’s all from us this afternoon. Thanks for staying with us. To keep up to date with news in UCD check us out on twitter at https://twitter.com/CollegeTribune or on Facebook;  https://www.facebook.com/collegetribune?fref=ts   15:31 Check out some photos that were taken…