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Baseball Sustains Tough Early Season Home Losses

Baseball Sustains Tough Early Season Home Losses

BRENT SCHOELLER ’21 CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Trinity baseball team home debut was played against the Eastern Connecticut State Warriors on the Murren Family Field at DiBenedetto Stadium.  Unfortunately, the opener did not go as the Bantams had hoped for.  The team fell to the Warriors of Eastern Connecticut State by a score of 6-0.  The… Continue Reading

March Madness Consumes College Campuses, Nation

MATEO VAZQUEZ ’21 STAFF WRITER Chaos and insanity are now flooding college campuses all over the country, that is if you are a Division I school. That’s right, March Madness and its intense basketball games are where records are broken and legends are created. However, for Trinity and other non-division I schools and their basketball… Continue Reading

Mostra di Monet Exhibit in Rome Raises Questions

ALISON COFRANCESCO ’20 CONTRIBUTING WRITER The recent Mostra di Monet Exhibit in Rome provided a chance for visitors to see select works from the artist’s early caricatures, cityscapes, and later natural studies as his vision deteriorated. Along with Monet’s paintings, the show also included a digitally recreated 3D print of one of his works. In… Continue Reading

Cinestudio Movie Review: The Great Silence

TRIP SLAYMAKER ’18 A&E EDITOR Setting a western in a snowy landscape may seem like a simple way to change audience expectations. Sergio Corbucci’s The Great Silence is one of the great spaghetti westerns of the sixties not just because it was the first set in snow, but because it subverts nearly every touchstone of… Continue Reading

International Hip Hop Festival Preview

International Hip Hop Festival Preview

TRINITY TRIPOD A&E SECTION Trinity’s annual International Hip Hop Festival will take place at Mather Hall’s Washington Room on Friday, April 6, through Sunday, April 8. Free and open to the public, the festival’s theme will be “censorship, free-speech a nd protest.”       Headlining the event is hip hop artist Noname, who grew… Continue Reading

2018 Commencement Speaker and Honorands Announced

BEN GAMBUZZA ’20 NEWS EDITOR Johnnetta B. Cole, respected educator, cultural anthropologist, and author, will be the featured speaker for the 192nd Trinity College Commencement on Sunday, May 20. Chief of Staff and Assistant Vice President for External Affairs Jason Rojas told the Tripod, “[It is] always a difficult thing to identify the person who… Continue Reading

SGA Discusses Open Textbooks and Parents’ Weekend

EMMELINE ENDERSEN ’21 STAFF WRITER Vice Chapter Chair of Trinity Connecticut Public Interest Research Group (CONNPIRG) Jimmy Boissy met with the Student Government Association (SGA) on March 4, 2018 to discuss the possibility of using open textbooks. He argued that costs of textbooks are exorbitant, and simply too high for many students to afford, frequently… Continue Reading

Timeline Detailing Trinity’s Diversity Revealed

Timeline Detailing Trinity’s Diversity Revealed

GRANVILLE KAYNOR ’21 STAFF WRITER Trinity College’s Campaign for Community unveiled their first draft of Trinity’s historical timeline, to be displayed at the Cave, on Tuesday, Feb. 27. The timeline, which was introduced by Alicia Abbaspour ’18, was co-created with Tyler Wrenn, a former Trinity student in the class of 2019. Ms. Abbaspour’s introductory remarks… Continue Reading

Trinity-Area Representative Called to Resign Over Texts

BRENDAN CLARK ’21 NEWS EDITOR Representative Angel Acre (D-Hartford), who represents the neighborhood in which Trinity is located, has been called upon by Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz, and numerous other colleagues amid questions surrounding a series of messages between Mr. Acre and a sixteen year-old… Continue Reading