Trinitonian

Spooky finger cookies are the perfect Halloween treat

Spooky finger cookies are the perfect Halloween treat

Paige Wallace October 27, 2020

photo provided by Paige WallaceThese finger cookies are one of my favorite Halloween traditions. For the entirety of my childhood, my mom and I would make these cookies together every year. It’s...

Photo credit: Gabrielle Rodriguez

What’s For Dinner? Eating Together As A Shared Culture

Mai Vo October 14, 2020

illustration by Gabrielle RodriguezTwo years ago, I bought a plane ticket and flew to the United States for the first time. I did not know anyone and felt detached from this new culture that I have to...

Photo credit: Ren Rader

Voting in presidential elections still matters

Benjamin Adams September 30, 2020

illustration by Ren RaderBefore I begin, I want to make it clear that I not only understand the opposing viewpoint here, but I deeply sympathize with it. I honestly do not want to vote; no sense of civic...

Photo credit: Ren Rader

Policing student attire over Zoom is harmful

Dana Nichols September 22, 2020

Illustration by Ren RaderFor many of us, our homes have become our new headquarters: A space where we juggle work, class, safe socialization and relaxation. On some days — or for some, all days —...

Photo credit: Gracen Hoyle

Individualist policies are the opposite of wellness

Noelle Barrera September 10, 2020

As the fall semester begins, universities across the US have taken drastically different approaches to how their communities will learn this semester -- from having all-remote semesters, to a mixture of...

Photo credit: Gracen Hoyle

Life lessons learned from inside a psych ward

Savannah Wahlgren September 10, 2020

Trigger warning for suicide, self-harm and eating disordersI’ve found that most people have an extremely inaccurate idea of what life inside a psychiatric hospital looks like. People think that...

Photo credit: Ren Rader

Asking for help during the pandemic

Kayla Padilla September 10, 2020

We’ve spent nearly half a year in quarantine, and there seems to be a lot of anxiety over how productive we should be. As the academic year begins, you may notice that you tire quicker than usual....

Photo credit: Gracen Hoyle

The toll of a pandemic on mental health, self–image

Dana Nichols September 10, 2020

There's so much to be anxious about right now. As someone with chronic anxiety, yes, that's always my opinion, but for many of us there really is more to be anxious about than ever before: our classes,...

Photo credit: Gabrielle Rodriguez

A History of Sports and Diseases

Paige Wallace September 10, 2020

Since the emergence of COVID-19, the sports world has struggled to figure out the best way to address safety issues while also allowing sports to continue and give players and fans what they want. When...

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...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Special Section