Ireland’s young climate activists are demanding action. School students across the country are to strike today over climate change. Thousands of students will attend protests, coinciding with a global protest in at least 82 countries. The action was sparked by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who staged a strike outside the Swedish parliament last year. Share […]

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“The student who proposed the app said that consent couldn’t be revoked – you couldn’t change your mind.” Some UCD students say they’re angry over a proposal for a consent app. On Monday, students in the college’s School of Computer Science received an email from a fourth year medicine student asking for help in developing […]

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She was found injured on Saturday morning. A University College Cork student has died following a hit-and-run incident in the Netherlands. 21-year-old Aoife O’Connell, who was on Erasmus in Utrecht, was found injured on a road in the city at around 4:30am on Saturday morning. Despite efforts to resuscitate her, she died from her injuries. The […]

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The competition is open to secondary students in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. There’s still time to enter this year’s Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture competition. Budding fashion designers have until Monday, January 21st to register for the creative contest. Now in its ninth year, Junk Kouture calls on secondary school students to […]

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There’s free and confidential support available for Leaving Cert students and their parents. 57,000 students received their results today but they’ll have to wait until Monday to get their college offers. 1 in 10 students doing ordinary level maths failed the exam. The National Parents Council helpline is available for the next six days for […]

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We grow up quickly. One second we’re a young, carefree and responsibility-free teenager, the next we’re young, carefree and responsibility-laden adults. But how did it all happen so fast? And, wouldn’t you love to ‘watch yourself’ grow up? One student began taking selfies in 2010 when she was a teenager and ensured to take a […]

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