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...
Laying the foundation of the Trent International Program (TIP), Jack Matthews planted the seeds of internationalization, which allowed diversity at Trent to prosper. By doing so, the image of our university shifted and many students were benefitted by effect. Today,...
On January 26th, Junction hosted the Trent Fashion Society’s Timeless Runway Show. It was a 19+ event, where local stores had an opportunity to display their products as attendees mingled. This was a show put on to encourage the...
Photo by Jenny Fisher While burlesque has a long history, it has recently been catching on across the continent as a form of performance art, in part because of its being woman and LGBTQ–friendly, as well as its distinct emphasis...
Since I’m an active Trent Queer Collective (TQC) hub member, I was approached by Arthur and asked to write a short opinion piece on gender neutral washrooms. And this is a short op-ed, so I won’t bother trying to cram...
Both Trent graduate students and part- time students, who are very much a part of Trent despite their small population and sadly who are most often forgotten, voted down the Student Centre, that still remains to be built, today. Graduate...
Theatre Trent is holding a logo design contest for artists and graphic designers. They are looking for a design which is theatrical and easily identifiable. Deadline for submissions is December 31, 2014. The winning entry will receive $250. According to Ryan...
  Bargaining teams representing  student workers—Local 3908 Unit 2 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 3908)—and Trent University’s administration reached a tentative agreement at around 4am Friday morning after 18 hours of bargaining. The union was in a legal...
Named after the explorer Samuel de Champlain, Champlain College celebrates its 50th Anniversary at Trent University. After being the first college to open at the university, Champlain College is celebrating its golden year with its continued traditions throughout the...
Rob Winger, Trent professor and author, read poems from his book Old Hat in the Junior Common Room at Traill College on Thursday October 1st. This event was Trent’s second Writers Reading of this year’s series. The event was...