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Registrar’s Office Shares Advice for Course Selection

SOPHIA GOURLEY ’19 FEATURES EDITOR In honor of Advising Week, The Trinity Tripod talked with Patricia McGregor of the Registrar’s Office about the best ways for students to prepare for course registration. Additional tips can be found on a document titled “Fall Registration Information” under the “Schedule of Classes” tab of the Registrar’s page on… Continue Reading

Hamna Tariq ’20 Spoke at CSW Conference at the UN

HAMNA TARIQ ’20 STAFF WRITER Surreal. From hurrying inside the UN Church Centre to conversing with well-known advocates from all around the world, everything was surreal. Together for Girls, a public-private partnership dedicated to end sexual violence against girls, invited me to speak on a discussion panel for the annual Commission on Status of Women’s… Continue Reading

Behind the Scenes of the 2017 Spring Weekend Release

KATHERINE ROHLOFF ’19 CONTRIBUTING WRITER After 4 months of built-up anticipation, vague hints and a whirlwind of artist rumors, Barnyard Entertainment Activities Council, otherwise known as EAC Barnyard, flooded Facebook and Instagram on Wednesday, March 29 with a camp-themed music video and a cover photo announcing the 2017 Spring Weekend line-up. As Trinity’s own EDM… Continue Reading

The Fantastic Freddies and Where to Find Them

ANYA FORSBERG ’19 CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Fred is a uniquein and of itself, and the people who live there are much the same. The community was started in memory of Fred Pfeil; a man who embodied the best traits of the hippy movement. He inspired these characteristics in the founding members of the Fred, and… Continue Reading

ACES Will Host Annual Auction on Thursday in Mather

AMANDA SCOPELLITI ’20 STAFF WRITER Each March, Trinity’s Annual Community Event Staff (ACES) hosts an auction in order to raise money for a local charity of their choosing. The student group solicits donations from local restaurants, service groups, and on-campus offices in order to purchase items to be auctioned off to students and members of… Continue Reading

Barnyard Will Host Comedy Event on Wednesday Night

SOPHIA GOURLEY ’19 FEATURES EDITOR Come to Vernon Social this Wednesday, March 22, for a comedy event hosted by EAC Barnyard! The event will begin with the College’s improvisational comedy group, the Moveable Joints, at 7:30, followed by comedian Jeffrey Jay at 8:00. There will be free food and the Vernon bar will be open… Continue Reading

Trinity College Writing Center Spotlight: Lexie Axon ’19

KATHERINE ROHLOFF ’19 CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Trinity Tripod sat down with Writing Associate, Lexie Axon ’19, to get the behind-the-scenes scoop on the inner-workings of Trinity College’s Writing Center. Students can find the Writing Center located in the yellow English Department Building at 115 Vernon Street on the north side of campus. Trinity Tripod: What… Continue Reading

Wojcik Sees a Bright Future for Trin’s Social Organizations

AMANDA SCOPELLITI ’20 CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Trinity College community is excited to welcome Kathryn Wojcik, the new Director for Campus Life Initiatives and Social Houses. In her position, Wojcik is responsible for overseeing Trinity’s Greek letter organizations and serves as an additional resource for social houses on campus. Wojcik works with “different groups of students… Continue Reading