Racism Lives

I want to tell you a story. ‘Tis a true one. Today I had a date with the Landlord/Tenant Board. I will not bore you with the details, but I’m sure you can imagine why I was...
There has been some buzz on campus about the new student group Trent Republic, the conservative alternative to the Trent Liberty group. This relatively young group has been making quite a few ripples on campus, especially since the public...
The Advisory Committee to Review the Presidency has been struck by the Board of Governors and is in the process of lobbying the Trent community for ideas about what goals they want to see worked toward in the next...
This year, Amnesty International has been slowly emerging as a powerful voice for human rights at Trent. Amnesty International is an international organization focused on the exposure and prevention of human rights abuses and injustices around the world. For...
This February, Trent in Oshawa opened its doors to over a hundred people to attend their annual Black History Month events. A student-run initiative, partnered with community groups, their goal to educate their community on Black History month was...
When we think of Black History we tend to think of Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks, Malcolm X—the ‘celebrities’ of the human rights struggle. But Black History and culture is much more than this, and happens at the...
February is typically a busy time for university administrators as many are analysing Trent’s most recent enrolment, retention, and revenue data in order to calculate the finances for the next year’s budget. Indeed this February is no different, save...
In the spirit of President Franklin's habit of radical public consultation, VP of External Relations and Advancement, Julie Davis, has launched a discussion paper as well as started a conversation with staff, students, alumni and community members about Trent...
After applying for club status, Trent Lifeline was denied by the Trent Central Student Association (TCSA) and Trent University last week. They are asking that the decision be overturned and that the group be officially recognized. While denying a club...
The second of three consultation sessions on the development of the Trent Lands took place last Tuesday, January 29. Around sixty people engaged in discussion about how the lands plan should proceed in the development of the area. Donna...