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Task force aims to increase census awareness, voter registration numbers

Task force aims to increase census awareness, voter registration numbers

Kathleen Creedon January 30, 2020

Photo by Kate NuelleIf Texas’s population is undercounted by even one percent in the upcoming census, the state could lose about $300 million of federal funding a year, according to Scott Brown,...

Courtesy of Noelle Barrera

Trinity YDSA plans to organize leftist activism

Kara Killinger January 23, 2020

Photo provided by Noelle BarreraAccording to a 2019 Gallup poll, 43 percent of US adults believe some sort of socialism would be a good thing for the country. Trinity’s own chapter of the Young Democratic...

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Trump becomes the third president to be impeached

Gabriella Garriga January 23, 2020

Photo by Elizabeth NelsonDonald Trump has become the third president in United States history to be impeached by the House of Representatives. On Dec. 18, 2019, Trump was charged with abuse of power and...

Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

Student Involvement drafts revisions to campus policies, this time with student input

Jolie Francis February 6, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysAfter pushback from student organizations regarding the adoption of the ACE memorandum to regulate student events, Student Involvement has started working directly with the...

Photo credit: Elizabeth Nelson

Trinity Students react to midterm elections

Gabriella Garriga November 8, 2018

After months of registering voters, block walking for candidates and driving friends to the polls, Trinity students gathered to watch the final, nerve wracking moments of the midterm elections. This year’s...

Actions speak much louder than votes

Noelle Barrera October 26, 2018

We are in the middle of the early voting period for 2018's midterm. For students interested in local and national politics, this transition may give way to a new set of questions: what are ways to stay...

Photo credit: Kaitlyn Curry

Students promote civic engagement as voter registration deadline nears

Gabriella Garriga September 5, 2018

Mid-term elections are around the corner, and students on campus are spending the months before organizing, canvassing, registering and preparing the Trinity community. Trinity groups across the political...

photo by Stephen Sumrall-Orsak

March for our lives: Admirable movement, flawed manifesto

Noelle Barrera April 4, 2018

On Saturday, March 24, I participated in March For Our Lives along with members of Trinity Progressives and other members of the Trinity community. MFOL was pioneered by Parkland students activists such...

photo by Stephen Sumrall-Orsak

Why I attended the March for our Lives

Emily Bourgeois April 4, 2018

It began like a normal day. I was in seventh grade at the time — 12 years old — and had stayed up the night before studying for a geography exam. The periods came: first, second, third and fourth....

Illustration by Andrea Nebhut, staff illustrator

T-Prog brings Bernie Sanders to Trinity

Jordan Bruce March 1, 2018

By Jordan Bruce and Kathleen Creedon The Trinity Progressives (T-Prog), in conjunction with Our Revolution Texas, are bringing Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders to campus to speak with students on Friday,...

Letter: Go out and vote!

Letter: Go out and vote!

Maddie Kennedy February 28, 2018

As a Trinity Progressive officer, one of my main aspirations is to encourage Trinity’s community to engage with local politics ahead of the 2018 midterm election cycle. A key part of this involves the...

illustration by Andrea Nebhut

Trinity Progressives, women and gender studies department talk reproductive justice

Cathy Terrace February 22, 2018

Trinity Progressives (T-Prog) hosted “Reproductive Justice 101” on Feb. 20, as the club addresses reproductive health, access and justice. About 20 people attended the discussion, which was co-sponsored...

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