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Student voices are necessary

Student voices are necessary

Editorial Board February 13, 2020

In 2013, professor of political science David Crockett wrote in to the Trinitonian about a potential change in the definition of a credit hour. Crockett mentioned a meeting at which the the Faculty Senate...

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New major and minor up for approval

Jolie Francis April 9, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysA proposed modern language major and art history minor are waiting faculty assembly approval on April 12 in order to become official courses of study. Both the major and minor...

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UCC makes adjustments to the Pathways Curriculum

Victory Ogubuike March 28, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysLast Friday, March 22, the University Curriculum Council (UCC) approved four proposals to alter the requirements of the Pathways Curriculum. The alterations include requiring...

UCC revises Interdisciplinary Cluster requirements

Jolie Francis November 15, 2018

The University Curriculum Council (UCC) approved revisions to the Pathways curriculum in order to help students who wish to study abroad but feel the experience may delay their graduation. Starting in...

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Seniors face concerns with Pathways curriculum

Kaylie King September 6, 2018

The most recent figures show that 78 students with an expected graduation date of May 2019 are anticipated to be incomplete in three or more Pathways components at the end of the fall semester. The data...

Ten students pioneered the Trinity in Spain program in Madrid. Upon return to the United States, the students were surprised by how few of their credits applied to Pathways, Trinity's curriculum. Photo provided by Katsuo Nishikawa.

Study abroad paves a new pathway

Kathleen Creedon January 24, 2018

Last semester, 10 students and one professor flew to Madrid for Trinity’s first full-semester study abroad program, Trinity in Spain. Though the students were warned that they might not get credit for...

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University Curriculum Council presents changes to scheduling grid

Kaylie King November 7, 2017

The University Curriculum Council (UCC), the committee that oversees all curricular changes, recently introduced possible changes to the class scheduling grid. These changes are supported by some members...

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: Reduce, Request, Recycle

Kathleen Creedon November 2, 2017

GUEST COMMENTS Cathy Terrace, a junior anthropology major, brought up the inconvenience of having glass recycling on central campus, in places like Coates University Center, and not closer to upperclassmen...

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TU faculty: Students must have input

Benjamin Gonzalez November 1, 2017

This past Friday, I had the opportunity to attend the University Curriculum Council (UCC) meeting regarding the addition of a "˜common time' to the weekly class schedule. This proposed open period would...

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