With the elections over we decided to sit with the new Executive (Brea Hutchinson – President, Aladdin Hasmani – VP Campus Life and Tessa Nasca – VP Student Issues) to discuss their vision for the TCSA and the way...
Trent University lost a unique and inspirational professor on Sunday, January 15, 2012. For those who had the privilege to be taught by Lorne, whether it was through conversation or as a student, it is clear that the world...
With campus food provider Aramark’s contract expiry date looming, administrators are scrambling to find out what students want to eat and how the university can serve it up on a shrinking budget. Trent students showed their dissatisfaction by giving Aramark’s...
Following a 30% funding cut from Trent University this year, the university’s Community Based Education (CBE) program has cut student projects and staff and is looking for new funding sources. The program is considering new fundraising strategies, including asking...
Following seven consecutive years of in-year budget cuts, including $6.2 million last year, Trent is projecting a small budget surplus for this academic year. Last April, Trent budgeted half a million dollars to compensate for the possibility that Trent’s enrollment...
For Trent University Indigenous Studies Ph.D. candidate Tasha Beeds, academia is about more than getting a high paying job upon graduation. It’s a vehicle for change. She’s researching violence in the lives of Indigenous women through a lens of...
With files from Jonathan Alphonsus Photocopying books, newspapers, and journals and accessing e-books and e-journals is set to get either a lot more expensive or a lot more confusing. Trent is revising its copyright policies in response to a potential major...
Steven Franklin and Arthur talk collegiality, college system, and campus privatization at Trent University, and the shifting landscape of the decade past. interview conducted by Brea Hutchinson, Meaghan Kelly, Matt Rappolt. Arthur Newspaper: Thank you for meeting with us. When you're talking about Trent, when...
A student has made a request to Trent's Information Technology (IT) department for the university to begin using Google Apps for Education for student email. The service is a version of the company's "online productivity tools" (including Gmail, Google...
*Wait. Biko? What are we talking about? Isn't it called Bata Library? During the 1980s, Trent students sought to rename the library originally titled for the owners of the Bata Shoe Company, in protest of the company's actions in...