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Momentum, one of Trinity’s annual dance showcases and arguably the most anticipated event of the spring semester, will be held on April 28th and 29th at 7 p.m. in Sterien Theater. Similar to previous shows, this year’s will be diverse and full of talent. “There are gonna be a lot of tricks, like people being flipped around and stuff,” said Sarosha Hemani, sophomore choreographer and dancer. “There’s new people with new talents and dances, which...

Maverick Music Festival will be held on April 7th and 8th. It’s a display of alternative and indie music put on for the city of San Antonio and attracts thousands of visitors each year. This is the fifth year this festival is being held. Previous headlining acts included Gary Clark Jr., Run the Jewels and Public Enemy. In 2016, Blayne Tucker, the founder and promoter of the festival, had to make a decision to end...

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For the second year in a row, members of Trinity’s theater department are putting on the show “Miscast.” “Miscast” is a different type of theater production “” one that isn’t placed into a single category and has a variety of talents and interesting messages to convey. “It’s really untraditional. It’s not a play with a storyline or a plot or even really characters. It’s really just a celebration of musical theater and everything that it...

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6th Street concert playing during music festival to showcase local musicians On Tuesday, Mar. 14, Indie Overnite will be hosting their Live Rooftop Showcase in Austin during the South by Southwest music festival. The showcase features local San Antonio artists and is being put on to give those bands exposure in Austin so that they can get publicity and better opportunities to get their music out into the listening world. “There are a lot of...

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After his Whataburger vs. In-N-Out rap went viral on Twitter, first-year Isaiah Specks’ life changed. Specks rapped about how Whataburger was better than In-N-Out as part of the #SoGoneChallenge, a challenge to freestyle about anything off of the beat from Monica’s 2003 hit song “So Gone.” His rap instantly went viral with over 7,000 retweets and 9,000 likes. Fortunately, Specks took time out of his busy schedule to sit down with me and talk about...

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The controversial film returns as a ten-episode season on the streaming service, adding to the growing Netflix-only listnab Netflix’s new series “Dear White People” is causing uproar and backlash on social media, and is leading some users to cancel their subscriptions because they think the show is “racist.” The show is based off of the movie with the same title. Justin Simien created, directed, wrote and produced “Dear White People,” which premiered in 2014. The...

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As many of you may have heard, “World Hijab Day” (WHD) took place on Feb. 1. WHD is a movement that began in 2013 by Nazma Khan. According to the project’s website, the mission of WHD is to “create a more peaceful world where global citizens respect each other.” Khan began this project after years of being physically and verbally harassed for wearing the hijab, and wanted to “introduce her pain to others in hopes...

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After two years of backlash and outcry over the lack of diversity within Academy Award nominations, there has been a slight increase in racial diversity within the four acting categories. Seven out of the 20 nominees for Best Actor and Actress and Best Actor and Actress in a Supporting Role are people of color (POC). These actors include Denzel Washington for “Fences,” Mahershala Ali for “Moonlight,” Dev Patel for “Lion,” Ruth Negga for “Loving,” Viola...