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Hey, opinion section! I’m Kara, an incoming junior getting ready to send in some distant thoughts from Edinburgh, Scotland, where I’ll be studying abroad this semester. But before that, I want to talk a little about Trinity. Though things are going much better nowadays, I was a lonely, lost kid my first year. Here are five mistakes I made as a first year so you don’t have to. 1. I didn’t join an organization I...

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Sophomore Rohan Walawalker convened the TEDxTrinityUniversity Student Programming Committee’s first-ever meeting on Sept. 25. He hopes to coordinate a TEDx conference at Trinity University. TED is a international media organization known chiefly for “˜TED Talks,’ lectures by acclaimed speakers published online for free distribution. The main TED conference is held annually in Vancouver, British Columbia, but “˜TEDx’ events can be organized by anyone as long as they agree to follow certain principles, including the absence...

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At the end of the semester, students fill out an evaluation form for each professor, explaining what they liked about the class and what the professor could improve on. For some students, however, this is a semester-long job. The Tigers as Partners (TaP) program, which began in the spring of 2017, now has 10 students who sit in on classes and meet with professors once a week in order to provide their insight on how...