The Big Interview

‘You’re making me sound like a tyrant!’ Patrick Prendergast on climate, colleges and cancel culture

In a revealing interview, the former Trinity provost talks about recent protests on Irish campuses – as well as the need for a ‘massive investment in higher education’ and the book he’s writing

Patrick Prendergast, chairman of the South East Technological University: ‘Even in Trinity’s mildest times, it’s more militant than SETU at its worst.’ Picture: Patrick Browne