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Trinitonian

The Student News Site of Trinity University

Trinitonian

The Student News Site of Trinity University

Trinitonian

Student Government has first inauguration

Student Government has first inauguration

Philip McKeon January 26, 2017

SGA swears in student President and Senators in new initiation hosted by President Anderson On Monday, January 23, Student Government Association hosted the inauguration of the 2017 student government. This...

Trinity organizes Dia de los Muertos event

Trinity organizes Dia de los Muertos event

Philip McKeon October 29, 2016

On Friday, Trinity will celebrate the Day of the Dead with an altar ceremony honoring the dead and a series of short lectures about the history of the celebration. "The TU Latino Association is having...

Commons gets new Jamba Juice machine

Commons gets new Jamba Juice machine

Philip McKeon October 26, 2016

The Commons food court recently added a smoothie machine manufactured by Jamba Juice, a national smoothie brand, with flavor choices strawberry and mango. A 12 ounce cup costs $3.39, a 16 ounce cup costs...

Board of Visitors to make changes

Board of Visitors to make changes

Philip McKeon October 10, 2016

The Board of Visitors, a group of Trinity alumni and business leaders that advise the president of the university, is now accepting proposals from students for plans to help improve campus life. The Board...

Alcohol support group created for students

Alcohol support group created for students

Philip McKeon October 10, 2016

David Tuttle, dean of students, is launching an alcohol support group for Trinity students. "It's not an AA program. It's an alcohol support group, and that's a very important distinction. I've been...

Sorority charity night at Club Rio

Sorority charity night at Club Rio

Philip McKeon September 30, 2016

Thursday, Sept. 29, the Alpha Chi Lambda sorority hosted their annual "Ignite the Night" philanthropy event at Club Rio. Ignite the Night has been happening annually for about a decade now. Lower...

Trinity emphasizes faculty-led study abroad

Trinity emphasizes faculty-led study abroad

Philip McKeon September 30, 2016

Last Monday, Sept. 19, the Center for International Engagement held its annual Study Abroad Fair on the Coates esplanade. Eleven Faculty-led Study Abroad (FLSA) programs and roughly 20 outside program...

Annual blood drive

Annual blood drive

Philip McKeon September 25, 2016

Alpha Phi Omega (APO), a co-ed service fraternity at Trinity, will partner with University Health System to host its annual blood drive at Trinity. APO and University Health System organize the blood...

Graphic by Tyler Herron

Town hall set to discuss new health policy

Philip McKeon September 25, 2016

Trinity Progressives and SGA will co-sponsor a town hall discussion on the implementation of the Tobacco Free Trinity initiative in October. The meeting will aim to inform the Trinity community about the...

Big health changes coming to campus

Big health changes coming to campus

Philip McKeon September 15, 2016

Trinity has been pushing for healthier lifestyle changes for its students. To accommodate this, it has hired a new nutritionist, Mandy Tyler, and will implement San Antonio's "¡Por Vida!" dining program. "Trinity...

Jones brings passion to academic affairs

Jones brings passion to academic affairs

Philip McKeon September 15, 2016

Last May Deneeese Jones was selected to serve as vice president for academic affairs. Jones recalls her early memories of Trinity, describing it as being well respected, but unaffordable. "I remembered...

New attempt at a tobacco-free campus

New attempt at a tobacco-free campus

Philip McKeon September 15, 2016

The administration has begun to reveal a plan to make Trinity a tobacco-free campus. Katherine Hewitt, coordinator for wellness services on campus, said that Trinity's students care about issues regarding...