Too often in education we are simply taught that 2+2=4. You write it down in your copy and don’t think about it until memorising it the night before the test. By opening up the classroom to questions and opinions on consent, with a qualified teacher to moderate, students would be more engaged and more likely to listen and take in what’s being discussed.
Grants of up to €12,000 will be given to student groups for projects aimed at reducing hate speech towards refugees, according to the European Students’ Union (ESU).
College grant overpayments worth €2.8m were left outstanding at the end of 2016, according to a City of Dublin Education and Training Board report.
Impeached UCD SU president Katie Ascough received a pro-life award from a UK anti-abortion group in January.
Irish universities may be prohibited from borrowing money needed for development depending on a decision soon to be made by Eurostat.
Ireland has the fourth highest rate of drug deaths in Europe according to a recent EU report.