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Dealing with Junior Cert results disappointment When Laura received the results of her Junior Cert, they were not what she expected, but she has learned lots of valuable lessons from it.

Deciding the school subjects and career choice for me Caitlin's talks about her journey through 5th and 6th year, as well as how she figured out the career for her.

How healthcare has failed Trans people in Ireland Michael talks about his experience of seeking healthcare in Ireland as a transgender man.

How I built my confidence in secondary school After being bullied in primary school, Criodan has some advice on making a conscious effort to build confidence

Challenges of paying for student accommodation Talking to other students, Nick looks at the difficulties of student accommodation across Ireland

Part 2: Framing the 8th Amendment referendum debate Prior to the referendum, Jenny interviewed campaigners from both sides about their approach to the referendum

Being the boss of anxiety One reader talks about their experience with anxiety

Take a day off for your mental health Jessica talks about why taking mental health days are so important, and how they help her cope

Managing life with a heavy heart Daniel talks about his experience with depression

“Proud as Punch” - The LGBTI+ project championing equality and understanding Micheál reports from the YSI Awards 2018 on a project close to his heart

Making a difference here and abroad: YSI Award winner 2018 Reporting from the 2018 YSI Awards, Alison showcases some of the winning project from the day.

Social innovations making a difference in the world Alison reports from the 2018 YSI Awards on the projects that continue to make a difference