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The Student News Site of Trinity University


The Student News Site of Trinity University


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SPB announces Welcome Week artist

Calliope Izquierdo August 15, 2018
KYLE and A-Game set to perform
Photo by Chloe Sonnier

A proposal for the Welcome Week Concert

Austin Davidson February 20, 2018

Planning an event that over a third of Trinity University will, hopefully, attend is a daunting task. It requires months of organization and dozens of moving pieces all working perfectly together. This...

Cashmere Cat performs at the Prassel Lawn. Photo by Chloe Sonnier

Cashmere Cat performs to an underwhelming audience

Austin Davidson October 3, 2017

Before I begin explaining why I didn't enjoy the Welcome Week Concert, I will say that in no way is my dissatisfaction due to the Student Planning Board's efforts. They did a fine job in coordinating a...

Previously on SGA: Funds and Fire Alarms

Kathleen Creedon October 3, 2017

CAMPUS CLIMATE CHECK Senator Sam Afshari, junior, raised concerns that the Welcome Week concert this year may affect the funding decisions of future first-year senators next year, whose only experience...

Ashley Lachterman (center right), co-president of JSA-Hillel, joins other students in celebration of Rosh Hashana. photo provided by Lachterman

Rescheduled concert clashes with Yom Kippur

Daniel Conrad September 26, 2017

Practicing Jewish students were disappointed to learn that the Cashmere Cat concert was rescheduled for Sept. 30 — the same day that they will be concluding a 24-hour period of fasting and prayer in...

illustration by Andrea Nebhut

Concert cancellation; A Cashmere Cat-astrophe?

Nick Smetzer August 31, 2017

Trinity's annual Welcome Week concert is one of the largest events put on by the university. With performances from high-profile musicians, this event signals the kickoff not only to the academic year,...

O-Team members COURTNEY JUSTUS and ELIZABETH BROUSSARD look at the Welcome Week calendar.
photo by Amani Canada

Student Programming Board offers several events for Welcome Week

Claire Nakayama August 23, 2017

With everyone getting into gear and preparing for the fall semester, Welcome Week is back with lots of events to excite new students and allow them to get accustomed to Trinity. Welcome Week is run by...

graphic by Tyler Herron

A primer on Cashmere Cat

Austin Davidson August 23, 2017

I can honestly claim that before my friend told me that Cashmere Cat was performing for the Welcome Week concert, I had never heard of him. He has a unique and rather odd name that doesn't suggest what...