CSC Office out of term

The CSC office will open on a part time basis from the 6th May for the summer break. We will reopen as normal on 19th August, in time for Freshers’ Week 2018, which takes place 2nd – 6th September.

The CSC staff are available via email over the summer should you have a query – email addresses can be found here 

A schedule of days that the office in House 6 will open is below.


Handover training handout and links

Society Officer Handover training took place 10th April 2019 to assist newly elected society committees.

The handout document and check sheet distributed at the event is downloadable here handover training 2019

Information on each society officer role can be found

How to book a room for a society event

Check your @CSC.TCD.IE email on

Log into your membership mail management system 

Find out more about free skills development training on Lynda Training – slides Lynda Presentation for Societies

If you have any queries please contact a member of staff or the relevant officer – if you’re not sure where to direct your query email

Useful information provided by the TCD Equality Office for your society. for checking if a venue is physically accessible for guidance on booking an ISL interpreter if a deaf student is attending your event for information on the Equality Fund for information on the Equality Champions Awards

Society Officer Handover Training

Handover training will take place 10th April from 5pm-6.15pm  in JM Synge Theatre in the Arts Building.

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This training aims to cover anything that newly elected society committees need to know to get started, and get you through to Freshers Week 2019. More in-depth training will take place at Officers Training later in September (date and location TBC).

We will cover information such as;

– Overview of the roles – Chair, Treasurer and Secretary
– Accounts/Grants
– The CSC office, services and facilities
– Your society bank accounts.
– Booking rooms on campus
– Freshers’ week


Results of 2019 CSC AGM

Many thanks to all of the students who ran at the CSC AGM yesterday, and congratulation to the newly elected CSC Officers and executive 

Chair Lee Campbell
Secretary Caoimhin Hamill
Treasurer Eada Hogan
Amenities Katie Holmes
Exec Rionach Hyland
Exec Rua Barron
Exec Cormac Henry
Exec Ben McConkey
exec Katie O’Brien
Exec Donal Sheehan
Exec Ben Steacy
Exec Alessia Vecchio


Winners Society of the Year 2019

Best Poster: The World Was Purple Shadows Trinity Arts Festival

Best Publication: Christmas Exhibition DU Photographic Society

Best Multi-Day Event: ‘What If…? Trinity Christian Union

Most Improved Society: Voluntary Tuition Programme

Best New Society: Vegan Society

Best Individual: Sam Hardiman DU Music Society

Best Fresher: Todd Pender Trinity Literary Society

Best Collaborative Event: Multicultural Showcase – Music, Cumann Gaelach, Tradsoc, Arabesque, Russian, French, Hispanic, German, Indian, Chinese Society

Best 4th Week Event: Mindfulness Day  – DU Mediation Society

Best Medium Society: Musical Theatre Society

Best Large Society: DU Players

Best Small Society: FLAC

Best Event: This House Believes Society is Failing People with Disabilities The Philosophical Society AND The Annual Panto Vincent de Paul

Best Overall Society: FLAC

Best Online Presence: Trinity Arts Festival

Societies Choice: Environment Society

Shortlist for Society of the Year 2019

Full Shortlist of the nominees for the Society of the Year 2019 sponsored by Bank of Ireland




Musical Theatre




Cumann Gaelach


Student Managed Fund

Vincent de Paul



Christian Union

Free Legal Advice Centre (FLAC)


Trinity Arts Festival




Workers Party




Voluntary Tuition Programme


Benjamin McConkey (Politics), Charlotte Van Spall (SOFIA), Daniel Graczyk (Meditation), Gabrielle Fullam (Players), Ines Lonergan (Laurentians), Jamie Aspell (Law), Jiye Xie (Photographic), Joe Kelly (Space), Kevin Mullaney (Psychological), Molly Donnery (Film), Niamh Carey (Cumann Gaelach), Nicky Pochinkov (Vegan), Rachel Galvin (Musical Theatre), Seán Francis (Archaeology), Seirce Mhac Chongaill (Trinity Arts Festival), Todd Pender (Literary), Vince Casey (Computer Science)



‘Are You Smarter Than a Junior Cert Student’ (Voluntary Tuition Programme & Vincent de Paul)

Multicultural Showcase (Music, Cumann Gaelach, Tradsoc, Arabesque, Russian, French, Hispanic, German, Indian, Chinese)

Pink Party: A Celebration of Feminist Art (TAF, Visarts, Photographic, Digital Arts)

The Winter Showcase (TMTS, Dance, Music, Singers)



Aisling Kearney (Literary), Austin Hughes (Players), Britta Thiemt (Psychological), Charlotte Van Spall (SOFIA), Ciara Mullarkey (Germanic), Ciara ní Mhurchú (Cumann Gaelach), Claudia Mannix (Photographic) Ekaterina Lait (Entrepreneurial), Eoin Roche (Comedy), Gerry Doherty (Laurentian), Iseult Deane (TAF), James Cotter (VTP), Jerzy Jaśkuć (Computer Science), Kate Fahy (Law), Komal Malviya (Environment), Lauren McDonald (Musical Theatre), Maggie Goulden (Space), Malika Grant (Afro Caribbean), Marie-Louise O’Callaghan (SMF), Mary Hastings (FLAC), Michael-John Gillen (Historical), Micheál Ganley (Politics), Pat Gannon (Mature), Rachel Buckley (Student 2 Student), Sam Hardiman (Music), Shauna Kelly (Engineering), Sorcha Ryder (Philosophical), Stephen Smith (Archaeology), Susannah Hunt (Film)



Young Design Showcase – Fashion

Mindfulness Day – Meditation

PAVternoon Concert – Music

Mamma Mia: Here we go in 12 Hours – Musical Theatre

The World Was Purple Shadow: GMB Takeover – Trinity Arts Festival



‘What If…?’ (Christian Union)

Éigse na Tríonóide (Cumann Gaelach)

Green Week (Environment)

Trinity Arts Festival 2019 (TAF)



Dragon’s Den (Entrepreneurial)

Trinity Fashion Show (Fashion)

This House Believes Society is Failing People with Disabilities (Philosophical)

TEDxTrinityCollegeDublin (TEDx)

The Annual Panto (Vincent de Paul)

Chicago (TMTS)



Writings About Music (Music)

Christmas Exhibition 2018 (Photographic)

The TCDCU Guide to Freshers (Christian Union)

Chicago Programme (Musical Theatre)



Chicago (Musical Theatre)

THW Forgive The Catholic Church (Philosophical)

Depicting Protest (Photographic)

Eden (Players)

The World Was Purple Shadow (Trinity Arts Festival)


Online Presence

Christian Union





Supporting Diversity & Inclusion in Societies

Supporting Diversity & Inclusion in Societies – organised by the CSC and the TCD Director of Diversity & Inclusion.
Date: 12th Feb 2019 
Time: 4pm
Location: Room 2 The Atrium – TCD campus

Free event but please register here 

This is an information session designed to inform and support student groups in TCD. The objective of which is to help societies, clubs etc to become more equal and inclusive places for all members of college.
Delivered by the TCD Director of Diversity and Inclusion we aim to cover the following;

  • Making your communication and events more accessible
    The Equality Diversity and Inclusion Polices and how they apply to you.
    Challenging inappropriate behaviour e.g bullying, harassment
    Supporting your society’s members
    Diversity concepts (e.g. equality/diversity/gender bias/stereotypes/privilege

More info on Facebook Event