The university has formed a committee to oversee and plan a yearlong celebration of Trinity’s 150th anniversary. Angela Breidenstein, professor of education, co-chairs the 150th Anniversary Steering Committee along with Jacob Tingle, director of experiential learning. According to Breidenstein, the committee maintains a community-based approach to planning events for the sesquicentennial celebration, which is based around the slogan, “Commemorate, Elevate, Create.” “Instead of our committee saying, ‘Here are all of the events of the 150th celebration,’...

Trinity’s Pet Hall project is discontinuing at the end of this semester. Wanda Olson, associate director of Residential Life, considers the Pet Hall program a success, despite its discontinuation. “I would consider the existence of the pet hall in South [Hall] this past year a success,” Olson said. “As a pilot program, the numbers of students participating were small. That helped our office monitor and assess the program during its first year. We received positive...