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Monthly Archives: December 2015

Admissions reform as a remedy for Trinity’s troubles

EVAN SCOLLARD ’17 STAFF WRITER Trinity’s notable draw – her economics department – poses a significant threat regarding its popularity as a major.   Those aspiring for admission to the NESCAC know to come here to prepare for a career in banking, finance, or wealth management. But with so many coming here for the well-regarded… Continue Reading

Maxing Out: Second Amendment rights are dangerous

MAX FURIGAY ’19 COLUMNIST The recent shootings in San Bernardino have brought the issue of gun control into public consciousness yet again: as did the massacres in Newtown, Aurora, Portland, Tucson, Oak Creek and countless other towns and cities all across America- all during the past few years. Yet none of these tragedies have brought… Continue Reading

It’s time to reevaluate Trinity College’s open campus

MARINA PAPPAS ’19 STAFF WRITER Recently, there have been many incidents involving local Hartford citizens verbally and physically harassing Trinity students on  campus, with the most recent event an attack on a close friend of mine. This got me thinking about all of the other events that have happened this year. We have had catcalling,… Continue Reading

Album review: Martin Courtney’s “Many Moons”

MATIAS PRIBOR ’16 STAFF WRITER Martin Courtney, of Real Estate fame, delivers homage to suburban life in its comforts and flaws on his debut solo album “Many Moons.” Also, as a fellow New Jersey-ite I felt it my duty to commend Courtney’s performance on the album for exemplifying the experience of nostalgia and melancholy that… Continue Reading

Students showcase music videos this coming Thursday

BY ANDREW HATCH ’17 BUSINESS MANAGER Earlier this year a small group of students got the music video production experience of a lifetime when Professor Justin Francis came to film at Trinity. A highly regarded Hollywood music video director, who has worked with many artists including Carly Rae Jepsen, B.o.B., Santana, and Pharrell, Francis has… Continue Reading