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Timothy Cresswell Named New Dean of the Faculty

Timothy Cresswell Named New Dean of the Faculty

MASON OSGOOD ’17 NEWS EDITOR On Apr. 29, via email Trinity College President Joanne Berger-Sweeney named, Timothy Cresswell as the new Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Cresswell will fill the offices of Sonia Cardenas and Melanie Stein who have been serving as the interim Deans of Faculty for the past… Continue Reading

Campaign for Community Wraps Up Semester Goals

By CHRIS BULFINCH ’18 One of the most visible administrative programs at Trinity is the Campaign for Community, a “collaborative” and “multi-constituency” initiative designed to address the most salient student life issues on Trinity’s campus. The Campaign, which grew out of the “Design Team Challenge” that concluded last spring, continued through the fall of 2015… Continue Reading

Connecticut Primary Shows Clear Leaders in Race

Connecticut Primary Shows Clear Leaders in Race

By ESTHER SHITTU ’17 On Tuesday Apr. 26, 2016, Connecticut held its Presidential Primaries, resulting in Hilary Clinton (D) and Donald Trump (R) emerging as the frontrunners for the Presidency. According to the AP, with 99 percent reporting, on the Republican side Donald Trump won all 28 of Connecticut’s delegates with 57.9 percent of the… Continue Reading

Administration Announces Plans for Crescent St. Project

Administration Announces Plans for Crescent St. Project

PETE PRENDERGAST ’16 EDITOR IN CHIEF In a Mar. 8 letter to the Trinity community, following the most recent meeting of the Board of Trustees, President Joanne Berger-Sweeney presented the administration’s plans regarding the 11,000-square-foot building that is currently halted mid-construction on Crescent Street. “The emerging consensus is to pursue an integrated design planning process… Continue Reading

Barnyard Disinvites Action Bronson from Spring Weekend

By  MOLLY SCHINELLER ’18 On Mar. 18, Barnyard Entertainment Committee announced Action Bronson and Kehlani as the featured performers of this year’s Spring Weekend concert. Almost immediately, students took to social media to state their opinions about the performers. While only a few people voiced complaints about Kehlani as an opening act, the campus erupted… Continue Reading

Tim Herbst ’02 Talks Politics at “Life After Trinity”

By Amanda Muccio ’18 On Tuesday, Apr 19, the Political Science Department wealcomed Tim Herbst to its ‘Life After Trinity’ series – which seeks to connect students with successful alumni as well as illuminate potential career paths. The family room of Hallden Hall was filled with political science, economics and law students eager to hear… Continue Reading

Students for Justice in Palestine Club Screening Brings All

By Chris Bulfinch ’18 Students trickled into the LSC in knots on Tuesday night, some chatting among friends, others conversing with the many faculty, staff, and Hartford community members who were also streaming into the lecture hall on the first floor of the Brutalist building. Standing near the lecturer’s podium was Sut Jhally, whose film… Continue Reading

Multiple Students Assaulted at Greek Houses Last Weekend

Multiple Students Assaulted at Greek Houses Last Weekend

KATHERINE ROHLOFF ’19 NEWS EDITOR Last weekend Trinity was rocked by a number of events requiring the assistance of Campus Safety and the Hartford Police Department. On Friday Apr. 1 and Saturday Apr. 2, two Trinity students at separate fraternity houses were assaulted by non-Trinity individuals. Campus Security Officer, Mr. Brian J. Heavren, notified the… Continue Reading