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photo provided by Julia Palmer Hello! It’s me, Julia Palmer, and this is my senior column. I am well aware that no one really cares about what I have to say, but it is my god-given right as a loud mouth to make sure everyone pays attention to me. I came to Trinity as a depressed transfer who loved to smoke cigarettes on her Prassel balcony, and now I’m leaving as an anxious senior who...

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Photo provided by Elise Hester I’m not the same person I was when I started Trinity. It feels like forever ago. I had so much hope inside my soul. I got to know every person who lived in Witt Winn and put signs on their doors with TV quotes like the freaking loser I was. I had so many dreams of what I could do here and a lot of it never happened. I’m kind...

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Photo provided by Georgie Riggs Trinity hasn’t prepared me for a lot of things. Like what’s a mortgage? Am I supposed to know that by now? I hope not. And what’s the best recipe for chocolate cake? Do I actually need to cover my laptop webcam? Was Emily Dickinson a lesbian? Okay, so I have actually learned a lot at Trinity. Like how meaningful Shonda Rhimes’s shows become when your suitemate watches it with you...

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photo provided by Thomas Harvell-DeGolier I’ve found my academic home at Trinity studying history. The department is dedicated to helping students and is filled with amazing people. Over my four years, I’ve grown to really appreciate the history faculty as they’ve guided my growth as a historian. This is my thanks to them. Jason Johnson, a historian of modern Germany, is more involved as the faculty sponsor of PRIDE than any other faculty sponsor I’ve...