I became a math student because when it comes to school, that is all I am good at. Although I am a decent copy-editor, I can’t write an essay to save my life. Since your value as a student...
The David Morrison Lecture, held in the name of Dr. David Morrison, founding chair of what is now the International Development Studies Department, has brought an array of globally distinguished scholars and notable personas to speak on topics related...
As the term of the incumbent Provost and Vice President, Academic nears it end, Trent is preparing itself to search for a successor. The first step taken towards the search was the declaration of 13-member search committee. But, sooner than...
This year the Ontario Government asked Universities to establish a Strategic Mandate Agreement (SMA) outlining the qualities that make their institutions unique. This move resulted from a series of initiatives by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU)...
Students from the Theory, Culture, and Politics (TCP) graduate program at Trent will present an interdisciplinary graduate conference with the theme: Technology/Politics. The event will take place at Traill College on October 24 and 25. Presenters at the conference are...
There is a long list of what makes Trent University a unique and a wonderful place to be a part of. Its collaborative approach allows its students to achieve excellence whilst working with professors, faculty and peers. Its community-based...
As we come to the end of the year, buying schoolbooks is one of the last things on our minds. But thinking ahead to next year, Arthur decided to look into the question of how exactly Trent’s bookstore works,...
In the beginning, there were the downtown colleges. Trent University’s first home was a meticulously renovated public school on Rubidge Street. Rubidge Hall had everything a fledgling academic institution required. There was a Junior Common Room where students could relax,...
We all know someone who excels at what they do. With Trent’s Got Talent, Trent students have an opportunity to show that skill off. Put on by the Anne Shirley Theatre Company, Trent’s Got Talent is taking place Jan, 31...
Student retention rates—the number of students who return the following year—has become a preeminent performance indicator for the universities over the years. “Losing students” not only represents institutional loss, but also the greater loss faced by the individual students; from...