For those surfing the web from a beach in Punta Cana, or the ones lucky enough to have high speed internet in your parents basement on this beautiful fall reading week, you may have come across the new Trent...
To Whom It May Concern, My name is Lukas Schiller. I’m a second-year Concurrent Education student at Trent University and a member of the Trent University Varsity Swim Team. I am writing to you in regards to the proposed cancellation...
1. Jiu-jitsu is cool. It’s a martial art consisting of locking, throwing and striking techniques. Among other things, it focuses on yielding, balance and joint manipulation in response to a conflicting force. Our style isn’t competitive and focuses on practical...
Photos by Sean Sullivan What exactly is jiu jitsu? The easy answer is to define it as another martial art; a self-defence system that’s handy to know ‘just-in-case’. But a more ambitious interpretation acknowledges that jiu jitsu means different things to...

Trent Excalibur

Women’s Lacrosse Trent’s Women’s Lacrosse finished their season on a winning note, beating McMaster 10-3 to claim fifth place in the province. The team’s prospects were looking bleak three games into the season when they found themselves without a win,...
On March 22, Kimberly Samulack and Melissa Zubrickas decided to host a stress-relief dodgeball tournament as part of a legacy project for ADMN4100. They were trying to do something that was going to be fun, and not academic!...
Andrew D’Agostini goes to class at Trent by day and tends goal for the Peterborough Petes by night. He’s the sole Trent student on the team. I had a chance to meet him and talk about what it’s like to...
The Trent Athletics department has announced that they are making significant changes to the Trent Varsity Team line-up. This decision was made for a number of reasons including “gender equity” and budgetary issues/changes. Bill Byrick, Director of Athletics talked...
It was around Reading Week last semester when somebody had gone on a chalk attack against Trent’s concrete, scrawling “#CoachGill” all over. The following week, prospective students toured Trent during an open house, and many had to be wondering, as...
B!KE is a student levy group — our vision is to empower people to ride bikes! Our workshop runs year round at 293 George Street, where you can learn to fix and maintain your bike. We are funded...