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Student Involvement

Student involvement is an integral part of the Trinity College experience. The Office of Student Activities, Involvement & Leadership (S.A.I.L.) has oversight of more than 150 student-run organizations on campus; coordinates large-scale campus events such as First Year Orientation, the Fall & Spring Involvement Fairs, and Senior Events; coordinates the creation of the Ivy Yearbook; employs over 100 student workers; and provides a variety of leadership development programs and experiences for students. 

In addition, the office provides oversight and coordination for two facilities that serve the Trinity community—Mather Hall and Vernon Social.  

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In support of the College's working goals and objectives, the S.A.I.L. Office will work to: Strengthen the Campus Culture through collaborative programming efforts, welcoming and friendly community initiatives, and the development of a leadership/mentoring structure; Ensure Academic Excellence through continued collaborations with faculty and academic-centered programming; Reach Financial Equilibrium through a structured and thoughtful budgeting process, as well as creating sustainable programming that will not impact our department budget; and Share Our Successes through assessment of our programs and services, strengthening our community engagement and outrach, engagement alumni and community members in current programs, and development of a leadership program that highlights the importance of community values.​

 


Announcements

  • Student Organization Registration - By Friday, September 29th, all returning student organizations, recognized by the Student Government Association (SGA) should have registered for the 2017-2018 academic year. Registration is completed through a form on the organization's BantamLink page and is a mandatory process for ALL student organizations. Access to finances, the ability to reserve on-campus spaces and the opportunity to involved in the Annual Fall Involvement Fair will be on hold until registration is complete. Once the Re-Registration Form is submitted, it will be reviewed for completion. All organizations must have a completed submission by the date listed above. Any organization that has not  submitted a form, or has an incomplete submission, will be frozen from that point on until all steps are completed, or until a Re-Registration Form is submitted and approved. 
  • Student Organization Leadership Trainings - The S.A.I.L. Office will host a variety of  trainings on organization resources, as well as how to utilize BantamLink (the student organization involvement portal) and its features to enhance organization success. Each organization is required to attend one of the trainings listed below in order to maintain active status.  Failure to attend will result in the organization being frozen until properly trained.
          • ​​​​Thursday, September 14th: 4PM-5PM, Mather Hall, Terrace Rooms B&C
          • Tuesday, September 19th: 12:15PM-1:15PM, Life Science Center, Boyer Auditorium​
  • Annual Fall Involvement Fair- SGA-recognized student organizations interested in showcasing their group and its mission to the campus community have the opportunity to do so by signing up for a table as part of the Annual Fall Involvement Fair during Orientation happening on Monday, September 4th from 4PM-5:30PM on the Gates Quad and Cave Patio (Rain Location: Washington Room). Those organizations interested in participating, must complete the Re-Registration Form before filling out the following Sign Up Form. Organizations who do not re-register will not be assigned a table. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • S.A.I.L Administrative Contact - Each SGA-recognized organization  has been assigned a staff member through the S.A.I.L. Office to provide support and guidance through all of your club needs. Contacts were sent out to the organization officers on August 4th, 2017. If you did not receive that information, please email the S.A.I.L. Office​ to find out who your contact is. Please note an administrative contact is not an advisor for the organization. 
  • Visit BantamLink and CORQ - For more information on involvement opportunities on campus, please visit the BantamLink site and to find out what's happening on campus download the FREE CORQ app, powered by BantamLink. 
 
 

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6:00 PM - Zachs Hillel House Multipurpose Room and Dining Room
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9:00 AM - Off Campus To Central Rock Gym
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10:00 AM - Off Campus To Heublein Tower, Talcott Mt. State Park
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4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
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6:30 PM - Chapel Crypt Chapel
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8:00 AM - Mather Hall Lobby Table A
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8:00 AM - Mather Hall Lobby Table A
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6:30 PM - Athletic Fields Jessee/Miller Field
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6:00 PM - Zachs Hillel House Multipurpose Room and Dining Room
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8:00 PM - Chapel Friendship Chapel
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4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
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6:30 PM - Chapel Crypt Chapel
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4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
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6:00 PM - Zachs Hillel House Multipurpose Room and Dining Room
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8:00 PM - Chapel Friendship Chapel
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4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
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19
6:30 PM - Chapel Crypt Chapel
Sep
21
8:00 AM - Mather Hall Lobby Table A
Sep
21
4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
Sep
22
8:00 AM - Mather Hall Lobby Table A
Sep
22
6:00 PM - Zachs Hillel House Multipurpose Room and Dining Room
Sep
24
8:00 PM - Chapel Friendship Chapel
Sep
26
4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
Sep
26
6:30 PM - Chapel Crypt Chapel
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28
6:30 PM - Athletic Fields Jessee/Miller Field
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29
6:00 PM - Zachs Hillel House Multipurpose Room and Dining Room
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2:00 PM - Athletic Fields Jessee/Miller Field
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8:00 PM - Chapel Friendship Chapel
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4:00 PM - Athletic Fields Baseball Diamond
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6:30 PM - Chapel Crypt Chapel
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