Trinitonian

Greek sanction process allows internal review

Greek sanction process allows internal review

Jolie Francis November 21, 2019

File photoThis semester, two members of Gamma Chi Delta went involuntarily inactive after an offensive post online. After an internal review from the sorority, the two women appealed their initial sanction,...

News Brief: SGA Semester Funding

Jolie Francis November 20, 2019

The Student Government Association (SGA) is in charge of distributing a portion of the student activity fee, made up of the $150 that each student pays each semester. The money is dolled out through funding...

Dean Tuttle receives prestigious Goldberg Citation

Jolie Francis November 14, 2019

On Tuesday, Nov. 12, David Tuttle, dean of students and associate vice president of Student Life, was presented the Goldberg Citation, the primary Associated Colleges of the South award. The Associated...

christianjbrewster.wordpress.com Photo credit: Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh

Student complaints spark Sobering Unit concerns

Jolie Francis November 7, 2019

Photo by Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh At the end of Summer 2019, following a concern involving the San Antonio Sobering Unit, a past possible assault incident against a Trinity student was the topic of discussion....

christianjbrewster.wordpress.com Photo credit: Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh

University splits graduation into two ceremonies

Jolie Francis November 6, 2019

Photo by Oliver Chapin-EiserlohDue to Trinity’s growing size, the graduating class of 2020 will be split into two separate ceremonies based on their degrees. The change may be reconsidered for next...

christianjbrewster.wordpress.com Photo credit: Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh

Recruitment changes to reflect student feedback

Jolie Francis October 31, 2019

Photo by Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) is test running a new recruitment timeline that has been condensed compared to years prior due to student feedback. All three rounds...

Breakdown of STEM programs, departments shows disparity

Breakdown of STEM programs, departments shows disparity

Jolie Francis October 30, 2019

Graphic by Quinn Butterfield Of this semester’s 1,398 students enrolled in geoscience, biology, chemistry, neuroscience, computer science, math, physics and engineering classes, 50 percent are female,...

christianjbrewster.wordpress.com Photo credit: Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh

Graduate students held to academic and professional standards

Jolie Francis October 24, 2019

Photo by Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh Trinity’s graduate programs handle academic integrity violations through a version of the university’s original policy, approved 1996, which was once used for...

Department budgets remain consistent

Department budgets remain consistent

Jolie Francis October 17, 2019

Graphic by Quinn ButterfieldDepartmental budgets endure multiple levels of discussion and rearrangement before receiving approval, and after all that, they rarely change. There are two kinds of budget...

Drunk tank transportations slow

Drunk tank transportations slow

Jolie Francis October 17, 2019

Graphic by Quinn Butterfield. In 2017, TUPD had transported 20 students to the detox center by the end of the fall semester. The number of transportations is down to three so far this semester. As for...

Natalia Trevino Photo credit: Matthew Claybrook

Multiple orgs organize for Latinx Heritage Month

Jolie Francis October 3, 2019

Photo by Matthew ClaybrookThe Trinity community is currently in the middle of a four-week celebration of National Latinx Heritage Month. Multiple organizations and departments have put together 10 events...

Trinity's deep roots in fossil fuels

Trinity’s deep roots in fossil fuels

Jolie Francis October 3, 2019

Graphic by Quinn Butterfield Over its 150-year history, Trinity has been funded with money created from oil and gas drilling. As the climate crisis looms, some professors and students think it’s...

Load More Stories
Activate Search