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TDC and OREC seek to diversify the Great Outdoors

Alejandra Gerlach October 28, 2020

photo provided by Carmen JohnsonWhat comes to mind when you think about outdoor recreation? Maybe you think about hiking a trail, canoeing down a river, or spending a day in the park. Chances are you don't...

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OREC provides an outdoor experience

Mikayla Mullin September 30, 2020

photo by Nadia Crawford OREC is a student organization that provides opportunities to experience the outdoors with groups of Trinity students. Trinity students lead these outdoor excursions. One...

Canoeing before Campus Closure

Canoeing before Campus Closure

Alejandra Gerlach April 13, 2020

Photo provided by Madeline WalshakOn Wednesday, March 11, Outdoor Recreation trip leaders and fellow students returned to campus from the annual five-day OREC Spring Break trip. That same day, the university...

Previously, on SGA: Party in the USO

Previously, on SGA: Party in the USO

Kathleen Creedon April 9, 2020

The following covers the meeting on April 8.This meeting was the first of two senate finance meetings for University-Sponsored Organization (USO) budget requests. Adviser Jamie Thompson reminded the Senate...

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OREC kicks off spring trip schedule

Megan Flores January 30, 2019

Photo provided by Maddy WalshakThe Trinity Outdoor Recreation Club (OREC) released their spring semester trip schedule, which features 14 adventures across a variety of destinations. Most of the program’s...

Rockin' Rock Climbing

Rockin’ Rock Climbing

Gabriella Garriga September 22, 2018

Aidan Denny quickly ascends halfway up his route, latches onto any crevice or crack that he can and relies on his grip and legs to hoist him up the artificial mountain face. When Denny can’t quite...

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How to be your best eco-friendly self

Julia Weis September 5, 2018

The truth is inevitable: Climate change is destroying our planet.The human race is causing massive destruction to the Earth, resulting in rising sea levels, the destruction of rainforests, air and water...

OREC went to Big Bend National Park during winter break last year. Photo provided by Maddy Walshak

Stressed? Take a hike

Evan Brown August 15, 2018

College is stressful. In fact, the word "college" is derived from Latin with "col" meaning to acquire and "lege" meaning stress. (Don't check that; trust me). Heck, you are probably reading this article...

Tune in each week for Kathleen Creedon's SGA summaries. SGA meets at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the Waxahachie Room in Coates University Center.

Previously, on SGA: The Long and Winding Meeting

Kathleen Creedon April 26, 2018

This covers the meeting on April 23. CAMPUS CLIMATE CHECK Junior senator Julia Shults, member of the committee created to find a new First-Year Experience coordinator, asked SGA members to reach out...

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USOs request $636,961.84 for next year’s budgets

Skylr McCormick-Isom April 20, 2018

University-Sponsored Organization (USO) budget proposals are underway, and this year the eight groups are requesting a total of $636,961.84. Student Government Association (SGA) is in the process of deciding...

Tune in each week for Kathleen Creedon's SGA summaries. SGA meets at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the Waxahachie Room in Coates University Center.

Previously, on SGA: RSOs Just Want to Have Fun(ding)

Kathleen Creedon April 1, 2018

This covers the SGA meeting on March 26. CAMPUS CLIMATE CHECK Junior senator Julia Shults noted that the box for feminine hygiene products located in one of the Coates University Center bathrooms had...

OREC Trip Leader Ian Witecki led a canoeing trip on the Guadalupe River earlier this semester. photo provided by OREC

OREC allows students to explore nature

Hailey Wilson November 15, 2017

For the last 25 years, Trinity's Outdoor Recreation (OREC) group has been giving students the opportunity to explore not only the state of Texas, but the entire country. OREC is a student-led organization...

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