The Student Centre has been a dream for Trent students for almost as long as the TCSA has been incorporated. When I started in my role as President, my desk was full of a variety of Student Centre ‘dreams’...
I don’t want to spend too much time responding to views I do not hold, but must say that I found it strange to see a sentence taken out of my piece in the Globe and Mail attributed to...
Dim the lights and imagine walking down the main stairs into Champlain College’s Great Hall. A student cafeteria during the daytime, tonight the hall is transformed into "A Sustainable Soiree." There are tables of hearty food, and semi formal...
On Friday November 16, over 200 Trent students, faculty, staff, alumni, community members and dignitaries celebrated the grand reopening of Thomas J. Bata Library after its transformational renovations over the past 18 months. The $18-million library transformation project was funded...
Today in our mega-media world we are familiar with the need to address propaganda with science, misinformation with facts and ‘manufacture uncertainty and greenwashing’ with what we know for certain. In the environmental world, the use of misinformation and...
Photo by Christine Liu for the TCSA. Feminism is one of those buzzwords that a lot of people seem to view negatively, usually attributing it to the more extreme and negative activists out there, but the TCSA is actively engaging...
The quest of identity has long since been undertaken by scholars and individuals alike. While some may have better clues as to who they are than others, there is certainly no absence of effort to close the gaps of...
14 years ago, David Tough had an idea he found enticing. Now, with a book published on the topic, he loves the idea more than ever. Part-time Trent faculty member, former Arthur editor, and senior editor...
On November 16, Trent University hosted an event in the Student Centre for its Chancellor Lecture Series featuring Chancellor Don Tapscott called “Towards a New Social Contract for the Digital Age.” Chancellor Tapscott is considered to be one of the...
We have reached that point in the semester, folks. November is a long month where Trent is buried in snow and students are buried in assignments. What seemed like a breeze at the start of the semester now feels...