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How did Trinity decide who stayed on campus for the rest of the semester?

How did Trinity decide who stayed on campus for the rest of the semester?

Kathleen Creedon March 19, 2020

Photo by Kathleen CreedonThis article is a part of the Trinitonian’s coverage of Trinity University’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here to read the rest of our coverage.On...

Students deserve to choose where they live

Jessica Jennings February 27, 2020

Co-written by Jessica Jennings and Ryann WilliamsIllustration by Gabrielle RodriguezTrinity boasts that its three-year residency requirement is because of a university effort to foster community. A student...

Photo credit: Ren Rader

DIY HGTV: Tips to channel your inner interior designer

Alejandra Gerlach February 27, 2020

Illustration by Ren RaderDecorating your dorm can be hard, even if you regularly watch HGTV. As college students, our interior design is restricted by time and energy, small dorm spaces and a smaller budget....

A student's guide to taking care of your houseplants

A student’s guide to taking care of your houseplants

Dana Nichols February 27, 2020

Photo provided by Dana NicholsEven with “dorms like palaces,” living in a dorm for three years can be suffocating. In a time of our lives when we are juggling feelings of homesickness, pressure...

In your dorm — and your life — less is more

In your dorm — and your life — less is more

Kayla Padilla February 27, 2020

Photo provided by Kayla PadillaMinimalism has piqued the interest of many who feel overwhelmed by their possessions. In fact, the average American has 300,000 items in their household, a number startling...

Kayla's dorm microwave

Kayla’s dorm microwave

Kayla Padilla November 15, 2019

Photo by Kayla PadillaInspired by Natasha’s gorgeous food column, I decided to channel my inner creative and cook dinner Monday evening. Natasha’s commitment to her writing is admirable; every...

Moral alignment chart: Residence halls

Moral alignment chart: Residence halls

Georgie Riggs February 22, 2018

Lawful Good: Murchison No longer HOPE Hall but still has a residual air of once having been tended by our community’s greatest servants. Has an elevator that connects lower and upper campus,...

Pet hall to close after one year

Philip McKeon April 28, 2017

Trinity's Pet Hall project is discontinuing at the end of this semester. Wanda Olson, associate director of Residential Life, considers the Pet Hall program a success, despite its discontinuation. "I...

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