Trinity College News

Pict of Trinity Students Win U of T Libraries Undergraduate Research Prize 2017

Trinity Students Win U of T Libraries Undergraduate Research Prize 2017

Posted May 26, 2017 4:30 pm

Congratulations to Trinity students Angela Hou and Monica Layarda – among six recipients of the 2017 U of T Libraries Undergraduate Research Prize for exceptional student research. Read more

Pict of Why do Humanities Matter?

Why do Humanities Matter?

Posted May 19, 2017 8:57 am

The humanities — history, philosophy, languages and so on — shape the way we engage our world as citizens. Read more

Pict of Congratulations to the Faculty of Divinity Class of 2017

Congratulations to Divinity's Class of 2017

Posted May 10, 2017 3:54 pm

On May 9, Trinity College held its Divinity Convocation for conferring of Degrees in Divinity. Honorary degrees were also conferred upon philanthropist Dr. Nona Heaslip, ecumenical scholar The Venerable Paul Feheley, and revered theologian The Rev'd Canon Dr. John Gibaut. Read more

Pict of U of T's Faculty of Nursing Profiles Ramata Tarawally

U of T's Faculty of Nursing Profiles Ramata Tarawally

Posted May 9, 2017 1:24 pm

Trinity's Ramata Tarawally, Associate Director of Community Wellness and a registered nurse, talks about why she loves nursing. She joined the College last year as part of Trinity's new Mental Health Program and the Anne Steacy Counselling Initiative. Read more

Pict of Celebrating Canada's Sesquicentennial

Celebrating Canada's Sesquicentennial

Posted May 4, 2017 6:00 pm

On July 1, Canada turns 150! Trinity joins others across the nation to mark this significant occasion. Learn about: Trinity's Class of 1867; connections between Canadian law and identity; how language has changed in Toronto; Trinity's Faculty of Divinity milestone; and The Story of Us. Read more

Pict of Canada 150: Canadian Law and Canadian Identity

Canada 150: Canadian Law and Canadian Identity

Posted May 4, 2017 4:00 pm

Trinity's Ethics, Society and Law students worked on a unique project this year – the creation of a digital exhibit "Canadian Law and Canadian Identity" to mark the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation. Read more

Pict of David Neelands: A Man of the People

David Neelands: A Man of the People

Posted May 2, 2017 5:39 pm

In 2017, Trinity’s Faculty of Divinity will mark two significant milestones: The first is the 175th anniversary of the faculty’s founding. The second is the stepping down of Trinity’s long-time Dean of Divinity David Neelands. Read more

Pict of Congratulations to Trinity Fellow Professor Thomas Hurka

Congratulations to Trinity Fellow Professor Thomas Hurka

Posted May 2, 2017 4:31 pm

World-renowned philosopher Prof. Hurka has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Killam Prize in the Humanities for outstanding career achievement in research. Prof. Hurka is also a Trinity alumnus. Read more

Pict of Trinity Students Launch Their Social Development Program in South Sudan

Trinity Students Launch Their Social Development Program

Posted May 2, 2017 8:58 am

James Thuch Madhier and his social entrepreneurship team, including fellow Trinity students Mike Hongryul Park and Katie Fettes, will test out their solar-powered crop irrigation system on 20 acres of land in South Sudan. Read more

Pict of Trinity Student Sameen Zehra: Deans Student Leadership Award Winner

Trinity Student Sameen Zehra: Dean's Student Leadership Award Winner

Posted May 1, 2017 12:20 pm

Sameen Zehra is a fundraiser, a community leader and a peer mentor who brings people together for change and creates new opportunities for her fellow students. She is among the 2017 A&S Outstanding Achievement Award winners! Read more

Pict of Congratulations to Trinity Fellow Professor Stephen Toope

Congratulations to Trinity Fellow Professor Stephen Toope

Posted Apr 27, 2017 10:46 am

Prof. Toope, Director of the Munk School of Global Affairs, to receive honorary doctorate from McGill University at its Spring Convocation. Read more

Pict of Two Trinity Students Receive Full-Ride Scholarships to Study at Yenching Academy

Two Trinity Students Receive Full-Ride Scholarships to Study at Yenching Academy

Posted Apr 25, 2017 11:00 am

Congratulations to Trinity's Kourosh Houshmand and Anthony Marchese! As Yenching Scholars, they will pursue a Master’s degree in China Studies at Yenching Academy of Peking University. Read more

Pict of Trinity's Sense of Place

Trinity's Sense of Place

Posted Apr 21, 2017 2:18 pm

Provost's Letter: Over the past year we’ve been working hard to improve the overall student experience at Trinity. We continue to make great progress on the first two pillars of our Strategic Plan: People and Program. Equally important is the third pillar: Place. Read more

Pict of Divinity Convocation 2017

Divinity Convocation 2017

Posted Apr 20, 2017 4:00 pm

Join us on May 9: 19 students will be graduating from the Faculty of Divinity. Honorary degrees will also be conferred upon philanthropist Dr. Nona Macdonald Heaslip, ecumenical scholar The Venerable Allan Paul Feheley, and revered theologian The Rev'd Canon Dr. John St. Helier Gibaut. Read more

Pict of Spring Reunion 2017: June 1 to 4

Spring Reunion 2017: June 1 to 4

Posted Apr 11, 2017 4:33 pm

Calling all alumni: mark your calendars and come back to Trinity for the weekend! In addition to events for all grads including the signature Garden Party, special events are planned for the 2s and 7s. Register now! Read more

Pict of Responding to Sexual Violence at the University

Supports Available to Students

Posted Apr 8, 2017 3:37 pm

The University of Toronto’s new policy on sexual violence prevention and support came into effect in January 2017. A new centre was created to prevent and respond to sexual violence, with central supports and resources available to those who have experienced sexual violence. Read more

Pict of Congratulations to Trinity Chancellor The Hon. Bill Graham

The Hon. Bill Graham: UN's Global Citizen

Posted Mar 13, 2017 1:01 pm

Trinity Chancellor Bill Graham is the United Nations Association in Canada's 2017 Global Citizen Laureate. He receives this honour for his demonstrated dedication to the global community and his successful reputation in the fields of law, politics and academia, both in Canada and internationally. Read more