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The implementation team is co-led by Kara Larkan-Skinner, Executive Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness, and Michelle Bartonico, assistant vice president for Strategic Communications and Marketing. Photo from Trinitonian Archives.

University takes action on inclusion goals

Implementation team moves forward with task force recommendations
Neha Kumar November 19, 2020

Months after the Diversity and Inclusion task force shared its report with Danny Anderson, university president, Trinity has begun its first steps towards implementing the suggested solutions to strive...

Prior to beginning his work at Trinity this September, Spencer Scruggs, director of Student Accessibility Services, worked in the Office of Student Accessibility at Floria State University for six years in a variety of roles. Photo provided by Spencer Scruggs. Photo credit: Nadia Crawford

Student Accessibility Services welcomes new director

Neha Kumar October 29, 2020

photo by Nadia Crawford At a time when daily life involves a variety of complications and stressors unknown to students before the virus, access to support for academic pursuits is needed more than...

UIW Photo credit: Kate Nuelle

Responses to COVID-19 vary among San Antonio schools

Neha Kumar September 30, 2020

photo by Kate Nuelle As some college campuses are experiencing spikes in COVID-19 cases or have already sent students home, Trinity stands out for its low positivity rate. Other private universities...

Photo credit: Nadia Crawford

Academic advisers guide first-years

Neha Kumar September 30, 2020

photo by Nadia CrawfordThe 2020 academic year has brought forth an onslaught of change, and the academic advising system is no exception. This year's incoming first-years are the first class to have been...

Aliza Holzman-Cantu - Photo provided by Trinity University

Trinity prepares for a virtual Fall Family Weekend

Neha Kumar September 16, 2020

Photo provided by Trinity University This year's Fall Family Weekend, while historically an opportunity for parents to reconnect with their students mid-semester and attend in-person events, will be...

Students check-in at Laurie Auditorium for COVID-19 testing during move-in. Testing was provided free-of-charge by Trinity. Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

Isolation vs. quarantine and everything else you need to know about COVID-19 treatment

Neha Kumar September 10, 2020

Photo by Genevieve Humphreys Face masks, social distancing, and daily health checks: While unfamiliar and wearisome at times, such precautions are necessary to preserve a semblance of normalcy in the...

Photo credit: Nadia Crawford

Hiring process for DIO Director near completion

Neha Kumar September 3, 2020

Photos provided by Trinity University. Since Alli Roman, former director of Diversity and Inclusion, announced her resignation in January of this year, a university search committee has been seeking...

Diversity and Inclusion task force begins meeting

Diversity and Inclusion task force begins meeting

Neha Kumar August 27, 2020

  Photos provided by Trinity University In the midst of a national reckoning on systemic racism and police brutality against Black communities, many universities are working to confront...

Tuition rises 4%, rooming rates stay the same

Tuition rises 4%, rooming rates stay the same

Neha Kumar March 1, 2020

graphic by Quinn ButterfieldAdministration recently announced a four percent increase in tuition for the 2020-2021 academic year. But this shouldn’t come as a surprise to students: Tuition increases...

Grad rate up three percent, admin says not high enough

Grad rate up three percent, admin says not high enough

Neha Kumar February 18, 2020

graphic by Quinn ButterfieldAfter a three percent increase in the four-year graduation rate between the class of 2018 and the class of 2019, the class of 2020 is projected to graduate this year at around...

Wellness Services surveys
student health and habits

Wellness Services surveys student health and habits

Neha Kumar February 13, 2020

Photo by Kate NuelleOver the course of a month, Wellness Services has administered two separate mental health surveys to randomly selected classes. The surveys either pertain to student stressors or general...

Coronavirus ends China study abroad trips

Coronavirus ends China study abroad trips

Neha Kumar February 13, 2020

Illustration by Andrea NebhutWritten by Neha Kumar and Kathleen CreedonThis article is a part of the Trinitonian's coverage of Trinity University's response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here...

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