Campuses across Canada have recently seen petitions circulating that call for the dropping out of the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS), a national student lobby group and union. The CFS, of which Trent University is a member, is the voice...
This year sees the loss of one of the key theatre courses at Trent, CUST 3070Y: Contemporary Theatre and Performance, taught by Dr. Diana Manole. “CUST 3070 was been my most interesting course,” Dr. Manole reported. “It has an interactive...
There comes a point in any artistic pursuit when you have to pause, and ask yourself – “who am I doing this for?” Is it for me, for my parents, for my cooler-than-me friends? (Is it to earn cooler-than-me-friends?)...
Photo by Elisha Rubacha. While many students dream of travelling upon graduation, few ever get the chance. Trent Alumna Elisha Rubacha can be listed among those few. Over the summer Rubacha embarked on a whirlwind tour of Spain, visiting three cities—Madrid,...
The TCSA has teamed up with Student Car Share and community partners to launch a new car share program at Trent and in Peterborough. With partners such as the Peterborough Green-Up, the City of Peterborough, and Trent University Parking,...
You can leave your gas-guzzler behind this year because the TCSA and community partners have been hard at work finding ways to keep the Trent community on the move with low-cost, hassle-free, sustainable transportation methods. As students, we live busy...
Co-written with Nick Weissflog. As we launch into a new year, the campaign initiated by Sustainable Trent in March to divest Trent from fossil fuels is building strength and momentum. We have returned from the summer months with fresh vision...
This weekend will be the final wind down for one of the biggest most popular cultural festivals in North America, Caribana. For those of you who don't know, Caribana is an infectious, feel-good cultural festival sourcing from Caribbean origins. It...
“Technology is anything made by humans – IT is the integration of it.” Trent’s Information Technology (IT) Department has released a comprehensive Strategic Plan entitled “New Beginnings” detailing how IT services will move forward from 2013 to 2015. Associate Vice...
As of June 2013 the Disability Services Office (DSO) has changed its name to Student Accessibility Services (SAS). The Director of the Student Wellness Centre, Stewart Engelberg, tells Arthur that “the main factor involved the notion of stigma reduction.” The...