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The Student News Site of Trinity University

Trinitonian

The Student News Site of Trinity University

Trinitonian

Pets likely to roam residence halls next year

Pets likely to roam residence halls next year

Jessica Luhrman February 5, 2016

  Cats and dogs will be new residents in South Hall next fall for the new "Pet Hall" pilot program. David Tuttle, associate vice president of student affairs and dean of students, has been pursuing...

Shifting the focus of Honor Council at Trinity

Shifting the focus of Honor Council at Trinity

Jessica Luhrman February 5, 2016

  The Honor Council wants to focus more on education and less on punishment of students, according to Mason Stark, internal chair of the Honor Council.   "We're trying to expand educational...

Studio 21 adds in new musical mix to show

Studio 21 adds in new musical mix to show

Jessica Luhrman January 30, 2016

TigerTV's pop culture television show, "˜Studio 21', will now host weekly bands under the leadership of executive producer junior Benjamin Gomez. On the third Tuesday of the month, Gomez will feature...

SGA begins new year with fresh leadership

SGA begins new year with fresh leadership

Jessica Luhrman January 22, 2016

The Student Government Association is under new leadership after an election held last December. The study body elected Brenna Hill, junior urban studies and sociology major, as president, and Shivani...

Trinity and multiple Texas schools under investigation

Trinity and multiple Texas schools under investigation

Jessica Luhrman December 5, 2015

Trinity University is one of five Texas universities being investigated by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights in response to a complaint regarding the handling of a previous sexual...

Trinity Spirit Organization cheers onto the scene

Jessica Luhrman December 5, 2015

The Trinity Spirit Organization became a registered student organization on Nov. 10. The organization aims to increase school spirit on campus. TSO's constitution states: "The purpose of this organization...

Student government association debates campus carry

Student government association debates campus carry

Jessica Luhrman November 13, 2015

  A forum was held discussing Senate Bill 11, often known as "campus carry," on Nov. 11. SB11 allows for concealed firearms on public universities who are given the option of having "gun-free...

24 hour giving challenge at Trinity

24 hour giving challenge at Trinity

Jessica Luhrman November 13, 2015

  The Trinity community participated in  its first 24 Hour Giving Challenge, a fundraising campaign lasting 24 hours, on Oct. 28. The goal for the 24 Hour Challenge was to receive 480 donors in...

Alamo in need of major restorations

Alamo in need of major restorations

Jessica Luhrman November 7, 2015

Restoration efforts are underway at one of San Antonio's most prominent monuments: the Alamo. The project is led by Ivan Myjer, senior conservator of building and monument conservation, and Miroslav Maler,...

Gun control ignites at Trinity

Gun control ignites at Trinity

Jessica Luhrman November 7, 2015

The university will host a campus carry forum sponsored by the Student Government Association on November 11. The forum is in response to the passage of Senate Bill 11, commonly known as "campus carry,"...

Sexual assault forum commences

Jessica Luhrman November 1, 2015

A total of 434 students, 19 percent of the student body, responded to the Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault sent to the Trinity campus in the spring of 2015. Of those respondents, 27 students reported...

Mabuhay performance enchants Trinity community

Jessica Luhrman November 1, 2015

Last Friday, October 23, the Filipino Student Association hosted Mabuhay, the annual cultural event including dance performances and food in Laurie Auditorium. Joy Tan, the co-president of FSA and a...