Reflections on love and service

With the new year quickly approaching, I have spent a lot of time reflecting on...

Gaining valuable experience from 30 feet under the ground

Trinity students know the importance of getting real-world experience and exposure outside of...

Remember when you wanted what you currently have?

As I write this, it’s November 22 — Thanksgiving Day. I am sitting alone on...

The detriment of using the n-word when you’re not black

This year’s Ignite the Night, Alpha Chi Lambda's annual charity event, was supposed to be...

Classes on diversity and social justice are necessary

It’s no secret that the U.S. education system is fundamentally flawed in more ways than...

The troubling effects of volunteer journalism

When I first arrived at the University of Edinburgh for my semester abroad, I knew...

In defense of TFL and free speech

In 1759, French authorities prohibited the book “De l’esprit” (On the Mind) by...

The Witching Hour

It’s the witching hour, folks. With recent reboot of "Charmed," and a reimagination of "Sabrina...

Senior year struggles while abroad

I’ve previously touched on my last-minute decision to study abroad as a senior, but I...

Exploring the universality of the Catholic faith

This October marked one full year since I returned to the religion I grew up...

In defense of my existence: We belong and will be heard

It has been brought to my attention that I am quite … controversial. In my...

Learning to embrace my asexuality

This past February, the Trinitonian published Elise Hester’s open letter about her asexuality....

Continuing the debate: Capitalism, communism, Mao

The recent article published by Maddie D’Iorio in defense of Tigers for Liberty’s...

Lost without a party: Voting while Catholic

This is a jointly-written article from two writers who have, shall we say,...

Avoiding social media won’t cure all problems

This week, I set out to prove people wrong about our generation. I went the...

Memory vs. moments: Where’s the balance in life?

This past weekend, I went on a student bus tour of the Isle of Skye...

Beyond the mountains of despair

Recent events of violence and hatred are so disheartening....

Rethinking how we discuss history

Let's give historical discussions the complexity that they deserve

Why recycling is garbage

The only truly scary thing this Halloween is the fact that we're facing a climate...

Demanding positive lesbian representation

There are not nearly enough positive representations of queer women in media today. As a...

In defense of TFL: Cookies don’t compare to communism

In this column, I hope to clear up some of the misconceptions around Tigers for...

Commie cookies and Chinese caricatures

This Tuesday, Tigers for Liberty (TFL) set up a display in Coates about...

Learning the differences

I’ve been studying abroad at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland for almost two months,...

Don’t be satisfied with Amazon’s raises

Livable wages and working conditions should be required, not applauded

Something new: A week-old vegetarian

This week, I decided to try something new, again. As a meat eater my entire...

Hungary under lock and key

Following — or possibly leading — a recent trend within Europe, Hungary has proven to...

From old to new: support your campus paper

Former Trinitonian editors reflect on their time at 116-year-old campus institution

International students express concern over Latin American refugee crisis

For many college students studying away from home, the arrival of winter or summer break...

Take a chill pill

My mom just congratulated me for having my first meltdown of the year in late...

Students’ pride lies in their contributions

As I entered my first year at Trinity, I remember ample discussion around our lack...

Facing the Facts

As your campus newspaper, we're responsible for relaying the campus climate to you: Trinity's students,...

Balancing modesty and confidence

This past summer,...

Enchanted and disheveled

I’m writing again from the kitchen of my flat because it has a few more...

Questioning Stacy Davidson’s departure

Trinity’s unspoken pact of silence struck me as odd. The unforgiving summertime heat weighed heavily...

Green Goolia Part II: Skip the meat for Mother Earth

People tell you to go vegetarian or vegan to save the animals, but what about...

The fallacy of boys will be boys

“Boys will be boys.” Four short words that are commonly used to excuse actions that...

Being self-aware while abroad

Don’t worry, everyone — I’ve finally made it to Budapest. I’d like to take this...

What we talk about when we talk about consent

It was just addressed at New Student Orientation. It's covered in training Resident Assistant training....

When everything feels wrong, write

Let me start by clarifying something: I’m a worrier. The sky is blue, my name...

SGA’s crisis is not the fault of students

My fellow senator Maddie D’Iorio wrote an opinion column last week highlighting SGA’s “existential problem,”...

Fashion is for everyone

Welcome back to the Trini-Vogue-ian. Fashion — whether you love it or couldn't care less...

Uneven debate is today’s reality

In the last issue of the Trinitonian, Ben Gonzalez wrote a piece arguing that internet-famous...

Countdown to the 150th Triniversary

Hopefully you’re aware that 2019 marks Trinity University’s 150th anniversary. From our humble beginning in...

Trinity through a European lens

An institution of learning on highest level — that is a formal definition for a...

Discovering my identity through culture and roots

Who am I? And if so, how many? When I first saw this title in a...

SGA’s existential problem

When I first considered running for Student Government Association (SGA) last October, I must admit...

How to dress gay when you look straight

Within my first few weeks at Trinity, I realized I didn’t feel any pressure to...

We’re not so different, you and me: An introduction to Edinburgh

So, I’m here! I made it! And Edinburgh, Scotland — surprise, surprise — is different...

Watergate and Fox News: Echoes of the past

Shocking revelations and event after event revealing duplicities from the White House that...

Voting is not a partisan issue

The midterm elections are quickly approaching. While this normally wouldn't cause such a big buzz,...

Considering common sense morality amidst controversy

In response to Luke Ayers's column, "Reflecting on faith amidst controversy"

Debates require fair conditions to be effective

Last semester in an opinion column about broadening the types of political media people consume,...

How to be your best eco-friendly self

Part 1: Use those reusables

Remembering Hurricane Harvey’s impact

On Aug. 18, 2017, I walked out of my house at 4 a.m. with all...

Reflecting on faith amidst controversy

I formally joined the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil Mass in 2014, but my...

Find your passion, Trinity

If you've been here for a while, you know it's not uncommon to hear that...

Women deserve better than birth control

When I mentioned to my general practitioner this past summer that I had been experiencing...

The End of the Straight Talk Express

One of my first political memories occurred during the 2008 election night when I thought...

Live light, consumerism is exhausting

I'm leaving for a semester abroad in Scotland this week, and I can only bring...

You’re not betraying your religion by seeking professional help

The room is silent, and you’re left alone with your ominous thoughts. You’re religious, so...