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Trinitonian

The Student News Site of Trinity University

Trinitonian

The Student News Site of Trinity University

Trinitonian

Sidewalk Symposium: Autumn activities

As leaves start to fall, students share their fall favorites
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter October 12, 2023

Kaleigh Cansinoon, sophomore sociology major and education minor What is your favorite season and why? “Fall is by far my favorite season. I am so excited to get a break from the heat and start...

The Special Collections room, located on the second floor of the library, is home to unique University records that require special care.

Hitting the stacks: TUASA hosts archives event

Trinity University Archives Student Advocates offers guests a peak into the past
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter September 28, 2023

Trinity University Archives Student Advocates (TUASA) hosted a presentation and viewing of artifacts for students interested in the special collections and archives. During the event, students listened...

Sidewalk Symposium: Summer internships

Students share their summer internship experiences and key takeaways
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter August 31, 2023

As the semester kicks off, students are eager and excited to be back on campus. Many new and returning faces are adjusting back to university life after different experiences over the summer. Inside Coates...

Checking in with the newest members of Greek life organizations

Checking in with the newest members of Greek life organizations

New active members of Greek life organizations reflect on their first semester with their organizations
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter April 27, 2023

After a full semester of recruiting and orientation for the newest members of Greek life, students are excited to be a part of a new community within Trinity. While new members have only spent one semester...

Stop, smell the roses and maybe pick up a cool rock too

Stop, smell the roses and maybe pick up a cool rock too

Senior Maia Dystra discusses everything from her Earth Day to her time at Trinity
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter April 20, 2023

Maia Dykstra, senior ecological and evolutionary biology and environmental geosciences double-major, has a love for rocks. Dykstra started out with ecological and evolutionary biology early in her sophomore...

May the odds be ever in your favor…

May the odds be ever in your favor…

Students around Coates Library share their opinions on surviving the Hunger Games and their favorite characters.
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter April 13, 2023

With the recent prevalence of the Hunger Games fandom on TikTok and video edits being made of specific characters, people are starting to revisit the beginning of the famous trilogy. On Thursday, April...

Rain, rain go away… or maybe stay?

Rain, rain go away… or maybe stay?

Fun activities to do when April showers occur
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter April 6, 2023

As the old saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” In San Antonio alone, there are many opportunities to spend time doing activities regardless of the weather. The San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral...

Behind the scenes with Trinity tours

Behind the scenes with Trinity tours

Looking at the university through the eyes of a prospective student
Balika Bhauhan, Pulse Reporter March 30, 2023

This piece is entirely satirical. Read the rest of our April Fool’s edition, the Trinibonian, here.  On the most recent Tiger Friday, a group of prospective students made their way around Trinity’s...

Spring fashion trends of 2023

Spring fashion trends of 2023

Students on campus share their style preferences and their spring fashion go-to’s
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter March 23, 2023

With colder weather coming to an end and the sun coming out more, new spring fashion trends are here. Media platforms such as TikTok, Instagram, Pinterest and others provide ways for individuals to gain...

First-year James Lee always don orange   on campus, and his room is just as orange.

Orange you glad to be at Trinity?

First-year James Lee shares his love for the color orange. You may have seen him around…
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter March 9, 2023

Walking around upper campus, one can see students expressing themselves through different styles and attires. James Lee, first-year intended communication and computer science double major and new media...

Juniors Lauren Dotson and Aaron Chang pass out food at Noor Night.

The Muslim Student Association (MSA) hosts Noor Night as Ramadan approaches

Members of MSA share the purposes of their ongoing and upcoming traditions
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter March 2, 2023

The many religious and cultural clubs on campus allow students to feel like they have a home within the Trinity community. The Muslim Student Association (MSA) welcomes students from all backgrounds, particularly...

Thomas rats, Trinicats and now Storch raccoons

Thomas rats, Trinicats and now Storch raccoons

Trinity's fauna family continues growing, both intentionally and unintentionally
Malika Chauhan, Pulse Reporter February 23, 2023

Over the past few years, furry friends ranging from rats, possums to even foxes have made their marks by making special appearances on Trinity’s campus. Now, the newest members to join the community...