Are Irish prisons working? Is Ireland’s asylum system fit for purpose? Final-year DCU journalism students conducted in-depth investigations into these two major questions in Irish public life. Working with School of Communications Journalist-in-Residence, Ursula Halligan, and Chair of the BA in Journalism, Declan Fahy, students worked in teams to produce a set of original multi-media articles on these pressing, but under-reported, public affairs topics.
A large number of elderly patients are remaining in hospital instead of transferring to nursing homes they are eligible for, a new report has found.
The consensus about whether or not the Catholic Church in Ireland has had a good year depends very much on who you ask.