Leanna Byrne

Leanna Byrne

Leanna Byrne is a news reporter with the Sunday Business Post. Byrne was previously editor of The University Times, Ireland's largest student newspaper, in Trinity College Dublin. Under Byrne's editorship, The University Times won Student Publication of the Year. In 2014, she was selected to participate in Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel's ''Leaders of Tomorrow conference. Byrne, a Trinity graduate, holds a joint-honours BA in Business and Politics.

Degrees of alienation

Degrees of alienation

Students labour long and hard to obtain a third-level qualification, but most are then faced with internships, unemployment or emigration, writes Leanna Byrne.

Controversy over TCD name change Decision to be made on Wednesday

Controversy over TCD name change Decision to be made on Wednesday

The governing body of Trinity College is to decide on Wednesday on a proposal from Provost Patrick Prendergast to change the university's official name to Trinity College, the University of Dublin.