Trinity by Night
3rd October 2016
Held in the 18th century Dining Hall, Trinity by Night brought four of Trinity’s illustrious scholars to a new audience. Fact and fiction, fantasy and reality collided as guests were taken into the wild and wonderful world of Ernest Walton, Jonathan Swift, Oscar Wilde and Bram Stoker. Guests were treated to sumptuous food and drinks and entertainment, ranging from theatre to opera to Irish dancing. In 2017, Trinity by Night will be held on 15th February, 22nd March, 26th April, and 24th May.
Trinity College Dublin Welcome Village
1st – 3rd September 2016
Trinity College Dublin proudly hosted the Welcome Village for the Aer Lingus College Football Classic between Boston College and Georgia Tech. Our historical campus welcomed travelling and local visitors for three days of festivities, including pep rallies, pre-game tailgates and the best in Irish food, drinks and entertainment. Also available for visitors was a private after-hours tour of the Book of Kells. As well as the festivities, a joint faculty symposium was held on campus between Trinity, Boston College and Georgia Tech, strengthening educational ties among the three universities.