Bank of Ireland Society of the Year Awards 2018

Bank of Ireland Society of the Year Awards 2018.

We’re delighted to be joined by Bank Of Ireland this year as our partner for this event. Bank of Ireland have been a key supporter of TCD societies for many years, and their involvement with the Society of the Year awards shows their commitment to TCD students.

– The Shortlist for this year’s awards are below. The winners will be announced at the award ceremony tonight, 7th March. 

Most Improved Society

  • Animation
  • Dance
  • Digital Arts
  • Meditation

Best Multi-Day Event

  • Architecture – Open House Festival
  • Cumann Gaelach – Éigse na Tríonóide
  • Literary – Trinity Literary Festival
  • Players – Trinity Fringe
  • TAF – Trinity Arts Festival
  • VDP – Christmas Appeal Week

Best Small Society

  • Architecture
  • Christian Union
  • Singers
  • Space
  • TAF

Best Fresher

Alex Tone (Environment), Bani Bedi (Politics), Caoilainn Mc-Daid (FLAC), Ciarán Heelan (Laurentian), Cúnla Morris (Meditation), Darragh O’Boyle (Law), David Steller (Music), James Kirwan (Cumann Gaelach), Jordan Collins (VdP), Koloman Marschik (SOFIA), Muirine nic Róibín (Trad Music), Olashile Alimi (Afro Caribbean), Rachel Foran (Players), Sarah Armstrong (Literary)

Best Society Publication

  • DUGES – Self Care Package
  • LitSoc – The Attic
  • SMF – In Focus
  • The Phil – Philander
  • TAF – Programme 2018

Best Medium Society

  • Environmental
  • Literary
  • Music

Best 4th Week Event

  • DUGES – Self Defence Classes
  • Environment Society – Green Day
  • The Phil – The Soapbox
  • TAF – Far From Heaven’s Light

Best New Society

  • Agricultural
  • Trinity Musical Theatre Society
  • TedX
  • Best Collaborative Event
  • Architecture, Trinity Arts Festival , DUPA – Walking Tour of Dublin Theatres
  • Christian Union & Metaphysical – Does God Exist?
  • Cumann Gaelach, TradMusic, EnviroSoc, VisArts, Trinity arts Workshop, Juggling – Samhain
  • Trinity Arts Festival & DUDJ – All Girls on Decks
  • Trinity Musical Theatre Society & Dance – Winter Showcase

Best Large Society – Sponsored by the TCD Alumni Office

  • An Cumann Gaelach
  • Vincent de Paul
  • Players
  • Law
  • Historical

Best Individual – Sponsored by the TCD Alumni Office

Aisling O’Brien (Trad Music), Anna McCollum (Biological), Annie Regan (Juggling), Aoife O’Shea (Music), Aoife Stephens, (DUGES), Benedict Esdale (Players), Caoimhe White (Environmental), Cathal Byrne (History), Ciaran Maguire (SOFIA), Ciaran Wadd (Cumann Gaelach), Conn McCarrick (Phil), Czara Casey(Meditation), Deirbhile Brennan (Literary), Elizabeth Younger (Laurentian), Julia Launders (Law), Liam Wallace (Politics) Molly McCrory (Space), Paul Allan (Entrepreneurial), Paul Carey (FLAC), Paul Molloy (Hist), Robbie Doyle (Architecture), Ruairi O Siochru (Germanic & VTP), Seimi Campbell (Trinity Musical Theatre Society) Tom O’Mally (VdP), Yannik Obeloeer (Global Development), Yue Peng (Animation)

Best Event – Sponsored by the Trinity Equality Office

  • Chinese Soc – Chinese New Year
  • Digital Arts – Pav Takeover
  • Literary – A Night at Hogwarts
  • TMTS – Evita
  • Space Soc – Rocket Launch & ilofar tour
  • TAF – Murder Mystery

Best Online Presence

  • Christian Union
  • Cumann Gaelach
  • Literary
  • Space Soc
  • TedX

Best Poster

  • Players – the goat or ‘Who Is Sylvia’?
  • TAF – Far from Heaven’s Light
  • The Phil – Club Philth