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Monthly Archives: February 2013

Gun control reform should not be emotionally motivated

DAISY LETENDRE ’13 CONTRIBUTING WRITER   Gun control supporters look to capitalize following a horrific tragedy. In the wake of the Sandy Hook shooting Democrats in Congress and President Obama are scrambling to push any and all gun control legislation possible. Obama sees the Sandy Hook shooting as a call for stricter gun control laws… Continue Reading

Professors raise questions in Mill’s religion and politics lecture

Immanuel Adeola ’14 The Mill Faculty Lecture Series continued last Thursday, Feb. 21 with a spirited debate on “Religion in American Politics.” Professors Frank Kirkpatrick and Mark Silk of the Religion Department attracted a great deal of students to what proved to be an engaging discussion moderated by Trinity College Chaplain Allison Read. It was… Continue Reading

Students needed for Spring Weekend

Elaina Rollins ’16, News Editor Barnyard Entertainment is already busy preparing for Trinity College’s famous Spring Weekend, and Barnyard needs students across campus to make the event the best Weekend yet. Barnyard, a branch of Trinity’s Student Government Association (SGA), hosts a variety of popular events throughout the school year, including the Welcome Back Dance… Continue Reading

Students volunteer at Peter’s Retreat

Alie Schreiber ’13 Peter’s Retreat is a Hartford organization that provides a safe haven for impoverished men and women living with HIV and AIDS. David Pierce ’13 and Nicole Sagullo ’14 run a community service program for Trinity students to volunteer at Peter’s Retreat every other week. Peter’s Retreat was founded in 1988 with the… Continue Reading

“Overdraft” documentary screening facilitates discussion of national deficit

By Chloe Miller ’14 News Editor Last Tuesday, Feb. 19, Trinity sponsored a screening of the documentary “Overdraft” in the Washington Room of Mather Hall. The one-hour documentary – a nonpartisan, factual exploration of America’s deficit crisis – was followed by a question and answer panel discussion featuring two Trinity professors. “Overdraft” was made by… Continue Reading