Media Coverage

5th OCT

Paper: Irish Independent.
Author: Dr Paddy Prendergast
Headline: If Universities slide isn’t halted economy will be next

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/education/if-universities-slide-isnt-halted-economy-will-be-next-30638863.html 

4th OCT

Paper: Irish Examiner
Author: Niall Murray
Headline: College will not keep €250 extra student fee

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/college-will-not-keep-250-extra-student-fee-289852.html

3rd OCT

Paper: Irish Times
Author: Joe Humphreys
Headline: Universities Must Merge to Compete Experts Say

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/education/universities-must-merge-to-compete-experts-say-1.1950144

2nd OCT

Source: European University Association Newsletter & Website
Author: Andrew Miller
Headline: EUA Presents and updated analysis of university autonomy in Ireland

http://www.eua.be/News/14-10-02/EUA_presents_an_updated_analysis_of_university_autonomy_in_Ireland.aspx

30th SEPT

Paper: Irish Independent
Author: Katherine Donnelly
Headline: Minister: We’ll have to make tough decision on college funds

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/education/minister-well-have-to-make-tough-decision-on-college-funds-30625530.html

Paper: Irish Examiner
Author: Niall Murray
Headline: Third-level education system needs structural changes

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/third-level-education-system-needs-structural-changes-289195.html

Paper: Irish Examiner
Author: Niall Murray
Headline: Over interference a big concern for college leaders

http://www.irishexaminer.com/analysis/over-interference-a-big-concern-for-college-leaders-289199.html

29th SEPT

NEWSPAPERS:

Paper: Irish Times
Author: Joe Humphreys
Headline: Universities seek action on crisis in funding

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/education/universities-seek-action-on-crisis-in-funding-1.1944706

Paper: Irish Times
Author: Ned Costello
Headline: Let’s not learn lesson on third-level the hard way

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/education/let-s-not-learn-lesson-on-third-level-the-hard-way-1.1944799

Paper: Irish Independent
Author: Katherine Donnelly
Headline: Higher student fees back on the agenda warn college bosses

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/education/higher-student-fees-back-on-agenda-warn-college-bosses-30623187.html

Paper: Irish Independent
Author: Art Hauptmann
Headline: Private investment is vital to safeguard our university system

http://www.independent.ie/opinion/private-investment-is-vital-to-safeguard-our-university-system-30622752.html

Paper: Irish Examiner
Author: Niall Murray
Headline: Minister: I will move on student fees

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/minister-i-will-move-on-student-fees-289028.html

 

RADIO:

Newstalk: The Right Hook – Scroll to 19:00 in Part 3

http://www.newstalk.ie/player/listen_back/9/13155/29th_September_2014_-_The_Right_Hook_Part_3

RTE: Drive Time – scroll to 1:23.00

http://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html#!rii=9%3A10326941%3A83%3A29%2D09%2D2014%3A