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?)...
Nothing says synonymous like university students and minimum wage labour. But don’t tell that to Matt Pfeffer, a second-year Economics student at Trent University who claims to be doing his dream job. “I guess they call me a statistical analyst,”...
As students, we never forget our best teacher. For many, this is especially true when speaking of Trent University School of Education and Professional Learning professor, Dr. Cathy Bruce. Professor Bruce has been an educator at Trent since 2003, and...

Let go of summer!

Hey, Trent. More specifically: hey, first-years. Summer’s over, and it was a quick one for most of you. To think that only three months ago you were tossing off those graduation caps and exiting the stage with a strange eager blend...
Fall semester is here again! The days are getting shorter and the warmer days of summer will soon be a distant memory. Sad as I am at the thought of having to wear layers once more, I am equally...
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,...
Vincent Lam visited Trent University on Friday, September 13 for a reading in the Grand Hall at Champlain College that included a panel discussion, question and answer period, and book signing. As many may be familiar with the name,...
Programmers: Don’t panic. You can never screw up as badly as other people have in the past—you are not capable of it. You are probably far more interesting a person than you think. People DO want to hear your stories, you...
It’s once more unto the breach of new school year, but don’t worry—the Trent Queer Collective (TQC) is here to fill your gender and sexuality non-conformist needs! What is the TQC some of you may ask? Well, it is a...
Who shot first: Han Solo or Greedo? Who’s your favourite Doctor? Should/Will J.K. Rowling write more Harry Potter Books? Why in Odin’s name was Firefly cancelled? All these questions and more are just some of the topics that we...