DCU Redbrick along with computing societies from nine other Irish universities ran Student’s Inter-Society Tech & Enterprise Meetup (SISTEM) 2021, an online tech conference for students, on Saturday, February 20th.
The Helix venue opened as a Covid-19 vaccination hub and began vaccinating over-85s on Wednesday, February 10th.
Research from the National Anti-Bullying Centre in DCU found that almost half of surveyed secondary students have been frequently asked to send sexually explicit messages (sexts).
We Can be Zero is a campaign launched by a group of Irish scientists, academics, and researcher on Monday February 1st.
Uptake of Erasmus or study abroad programmes in Trinity College (TCD) dropped by 70 per cent in the first semester of this year according to Provost Patrick Predergast, as reported by the University Times.
In a statement, the Irish Universities Association (IUA) said that universities are conscious of the uncertainty students are facing and have therefore planned to begin semester two of the academic year predominantly online.
DCU’s first ever virtual open day took place last week and attracted over 13,000 visitors coming from 23 different countries.
DCU announced on Friday that there will be a combination of both online and face-to-face classes for the coming 2020/2021 academic year.