Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

  • How cancers trick the immune system into helping rather than harming them
    Trinity scientists have identified a molecule that sends a ‘wound-healing’ message from tumour cells. If we can disrupt this messaging system, we may be able to fight certain cancers.
  • Researchers pinpoint watery past on Mars
    A valley on Mars that appears to have held water in years gone by offers a prime target to search for past life forms on the Red Planet.
  • Sexual activity of Ireland’s older adults analysed in new TILDA research
    A new study released by the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing at Trinity College Dublin on Valentine’s day paints a positive picture of the little studied and infrequently discussed sexual lives of older adults in Ireland.
  • Trinity marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation
    The Reformation  quincentenary (1517-2017) will be marked in Trinity  with a series of events this week, including  a  two day  theological symposium, organised by the Lutheran Church in Ireland and the Confederal School of Religions, Peace Studies  and Theology.
  • Trinity Secondhand Booksale - 21 to 23 February
    The event, which features thousands of novels, journals, pamphlets, guides and reference books, is the largest charity booksale in Ireland.
  • Visiting speaker Dr Catherine Vidal asks: Does the brain have a sex/gender?
    Dr Catherine Vidal argues against gender being an innate aspect of our biology -- instead pointing to research that suggests learning and experiences ‘re-shape’ our brains as we grow.
  • Trinity students and alumni share their Trinity experience stories, which helped shape their lives

    Using production techniques like drone and time-lapse filming, we were able to present the campus, both old and new, in ways that have never before been done. While we can never hope to capture the scale of what happens in Trinity every day, we believe this film tries to capture some elements of what makes Trinity unique.

    Trinity is Social