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FuelCell Energy Unit to be Installed Adjacent to Ferris

FuelCell Energy Unit to be Installed Adjacent to Ferris

BY SABRINA SHU ’21 CONTRIBUTING WRITER Trinity has recently installed a FuelCell energy unit on Crescent Street adjacent to Ferris Athletic Center. FuelCell Energy is a corporation which, according to their own website, “solves power generation challenges, cleanly, efficiently, and affordably.” FuelCell helps higher education insti- tutions reduce the emission of carbon, increase the a… Continue Reading

Proposal of Advising Center and Astronomy Club at SGA

BY BRENDAN HORAN ’21 CONTRIBUTING WRITER Professor of Biology Lisa Foster then met with SGA to discuss the possibility of an Advising Center. Recognizing that first-year advising does not always work well for individual students, she hopes to improve this process and make it more consistent. Through surveys and talking with students on the Subcommittee… Continue Reading

Trinity in Barcelona Students Mugged

Trinity in Barcelona Students Mugged

GILLIAN REINHARD ’20 EDITIOR-IN-CHIEF Two Trinity students were mugged while studying abroad in Barcelona. The altercation occurred in the early hours of the morning of Jan. 7 and was preceded by an attempted mugging of a female student the night of Saturday, Jan. 6. Two students currently studying abroad in Barcelona, who wish to remain… Continue Reading

SGA Addresses New Organizations, Class Elections

BRENDAN HORAN ’21 CONTRIBUTING WRITER At the Student Government Association’s Feb. 4 meeting, the Association considered a proposal to formally recognize a new club- the Trinity College Investment Management Club (TCIM). President Dana Cerone ’18 and Head of Research and Se- nior Quantitative Analyst Ebenezer Hormenou ’18 argued that Trinity College, while already having an… Continue Reading

Trinity Website to See Complete Overhaul this Summer

SABRINA SHU ’21 CONTRIBUTING WRITER     A more advanced and convenient Trinity College institutional website is coming in Aug. 2018. Trinity will enhance their front-end user experience and switch to a WordPress Content Management System (CMS), joining Williams College and other peer institutions, in an effort to make the site more navigable for visitors… Continue Reading

Bucknell Students Break into Cleo of AX

Bucknell Students Break into Cleo of AX

GRANVILLE KAYNOR ’21 STAFF WRITER A male student from Bucknell University in Lewisberg, Pennsylvania broke into the Cleo of AX fraternity house on Vernon Street last Saturday, Jan. 27. The same student and an unidentified accomplice of roughly the same age were seen entering illicitly at another fraternity on campus the prior evening. According to… Continue Reading

Campaign for Community Builds on Previous Initiatives

Campaign for Community Builds on Previous Initiatives

PARKER FISKE ’18 STAFF WRITER Almost two years after the launch of Campaign for Community, those most integrated in the process look on with optimism to the next phases of the plan, which includes a comprehensive redesign of the Cave and various leadership seminars in the spring semester. Grounded in a core message of respect,… Continue Reading

Goldberg’s Likely to Close at End of Semester

Goldberg’s Likely to Close at End of Semester

EMMELINE ENDERSEN ’21 CONTRIBUTING WRITER Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer Dan Hitchell met with the Student Government Association (SGA) to discuss Chartwells, Trinity’s dining services provider. It was announced that Goldberg’s On Campus, unaffiliated with Chartwells, may close at the end of this academic school year. Goldberg’s contract will be up on… Continue Reading

Trinity Student Threatens Uber Driver

GRANVILLE KAYNOR ’21 STAFF WRITER A Trinity student threatened to accuse an Uber driver of rape after he refused to drive her because his shift was over for the night on Dec. 12, 2017. The Uber driver recorded the argument with a camera. He posted the video on YouTube that night. The film, 46 seconds… Continue Reading