Fire Alarm Testing Schedule


Phase II Steam Line Project​
  • The Austin Arts Center and McCook parking lots are closed for phase II of the steam line replacement. ​
  • The Ferris Athletic Center lot has re-opened.

Continue to watch for schedule changes and other updates in the weekly announcements email.​



Upcoming Events​
  • Final Preventative Care Portal Forum
  • Medicare Basics
  • Retirement Support Group (10/7 and 10/28)
  • Women—Leading, Discovering and Inspiring
  • Financial Aid and 529s
  • ​Benefits Fair

Employee Discount on TheaterWorks Tickets
Trinity faculty and staff may purchase TheaterWorks tickets at a discounted rate. More information

Discounted Admission and Membership Rates for Trinity Employees at CT Science Center

Health and Wellness
Learn more about health and wellness workshops, programs, and benefits for staff and faculty. Register​ for new programs​

Position Openings


Student Assistant for Web Communications—Office of Communications
Data Maintenance Student Assistant. Apply by 9/20

Residential Office Assistant Positions
The Office of The Bantam Network Residential Learning Community (TBNRLC) is seeking Residential Office Assistants (ROAs) to perform administrative tasks and to provide support to Residential Learning Coordinators-TRINsition Fellows (RLCs) during the 2019–2020 academic year. ROA’s should display qualities of maturity, leadership, responsibility, and sound judgement, and are expected to serve as role-models for the college. If interested, please fill out the application and submit a cover letter and resume to​. You can also contact us via the email listed above if you have any questions about the position. ​

Academic Mentor for Jones-Zimmermann Academic Mentoring Program (J-Z AMP) at HMTCA

Federal Work-Study Program
Positions are open to any currently enrolled Trinity College student. Check for open positions​​


Fitness Classes and Recreation Activities are Open to Students, Faculty, and Staff

Campus Events Calendar

Visit​/campus​ to see the college's campus events calendar.

Submit an Announcement

To have your announcement published on this site, send us an email with the text of the announcement, your contact information, and the dates you'd like the an​nouncement to be published. 

Deadline for Weekly Announcements Email

To have your announcement published in the weekly email digest on Wednesday mornings, it must be received by Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. Submit your announcement here​.



Facilities Services Work Order Request Information

Visit the facilities website​ for details on how to submit a work order using the new online facilities work order system. 

Trinity College Community Child Center Collecting Nonperishable Food Items 

The childcare center, located on campus in the basement of LSC and Clemens is looking for nonperishable food donations (please, no nut items) and toiletries for their food pantry to benefit families enrolled in the program. Donations can be dropped off in the basement of LSC. For questions, contact Christy Gademsky, executive director, at 860-297-5374. 

Sept. 18 | Introduction to Bloomberg

3:00–4:00 p.m., LITC Bloomberg Financial Research & Tech Center. Let’s get started with Bloomberg! Learn how to create a login, navigate the terminal using the specialized keyboard, and understand basic commands for accessing news and market information. No prior experience in using Bloomberg Professional is needed. More info and to RSVP​

Sept. 18 | Faculty Research Lecture Series: Rosario Hubert | Common Hour

12:15–1:15 p.m., Dangremond Family Commons, Hallden Hall. While Chinese classical poetry was a crucial reference for modernism at large, Chinese scriptural poetics did not penetrate in Latin America’s textual tradition as it did in its visual arts. It was not traditional lyricists but visual poets, translators and plastic artists working on the intersection of these fields who innovated poetically by engaging with the texture of the Chinese script. By exploring the physical dimension of writing (instrumentation, support, interface) in handcrafts, design and painting this talk casts light on the material dimension of the Chinese script and its transformations in world literature. Light lunch will be served.

Sept. 19 | Work Smarter, Not Harder: Productivity Tips to Make the Most of Your Time | Common Hour

12:15–1:15 p.m., LITC 182. A workshop for students. We’ll cover productivity apps & tools, articles, paper-based tools like bullet journals, post-its, etc. Bring your questions! You will leave with lots of ideas on how to be better organized and get more done.  Lunch served! 

Sept. 19 | More with Bloomberg

3:00–4:00 p.m., LITC Bloomberg Financial Research & Tech Center. Want to dive deeper into Bloomberg? This workshop will explore additional features of the Bloomberg terminal, including a more in-depth look at financial analysis and charts. You will also learn how to upload live Bloomberg financial data into an Excel spreadsheet. Prerequisite: Introduction to Bloomberg. More info and to RSVP​.

Sept. 20 | Engineering Professional Awareness Seminar

1:00 p.m., MECC 220. Come meet three engineering alumni who each took a different career path. More information​

Sept. 24 | Transformative Engagement: Synergizing People and Place | Common Hour

Common Hour, 70 Vernon Street. How do communities interact with their places? Merging lessons from ancient cultures of the Americas and contemporary practice, this talk will explore a design process that invites people to imagine and align their built environment with their intentions, empowering them to engage and inhabit their places in a new way. Pizza will be served. More information​

Sept. 24 | Faculty Fulbright Workshop | Common Hour

Reese Room, Smith House. Learn how you can become a Fulbright Scholar! Dr. Shirley Wade McLoughlin, professor of education and affiliate faculty of women and gender studies at Keene State College, talks about her experiences as a Fulbright Scholar. One-on-one sessions will be held between 9:00 a.m.–3:45 p.m. RSVP to if you plan to attend the event and/or to schedule your one on one session. Appointments will be on a first-come, first serve basis.​ A light lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Office of Faculty Grants and Sponsored Research

Sept. 24 | Sensing the Past: Sensorial Experiences in Ancient Mesopotamia

7:00 p.m., Rittenberg Lounge. A lecture by Allison Thomason, professor and chair of history at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Part of the Archaelogical Institute of America Lecture Series. More information​​

Sept. 25 | Green Dot Overview for Faculty and Staff

3:30 p.m., Rittenberg Lounge, Mather Hall. Green Dot, Trinity’s violence prevention strategy, is a campuswide program initiated to change the social norms on campus towards upholding these two principals: 1) Nobody can do everything but everyone can do something (to prevent power-based personal violence)

and, 2) Power-based personal violence will not be tolerated at Trinity College. For more information, contact Laura Lockwood or Brian Heavren​

Sept. 26 | The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges are Failing Disadvantaged Students with Anthony Jack | Common Hour

Common Hour, Washington Room. More information​

Sept. 26 | Democratic Corpses and Communist Specters: Between the Liberal Democratic and Post-Socialist State 

4:30–6:30 p.m., Alumni Lounge, Mather Hall. A talk by Christian Sorace ’03, assistant professor of political science at Colorado College, hosted by the Philosophy Department. More information​

Sept. 27 and 29 | Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival Concerts, Christopher Houlihan with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra

8:00 p.m., Trinity College Chapel. Acclaimed concert organist Christopher Houlihan ’09 will perform with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra in a pair of concerts on September 27 and 29 at the Trinity College Chapel this fall as part of the 2019 Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival Hartford (ASOFH). Tickets can be purchased at or by calling 860-987-5900. To see the complete schedule of festival events, visit​.​ For a $5.00 discount for general seating tickets, use TRINITY when purchasing tickets online.

Sept. 30 | Deadline for Action Lab Proposals for Spring 2020 Semester

Got an idea about how to strengthen Hartford? We can help research the problem and offer possible solutions. The Liberal Arts Action Lab invites Hartford community partners to submit a 3-paragraph proposal on a problem or question that you’d like help answering with a team of student and faculty researchers from Capital Community College and Trinity College. After review by the Action Lab, your proposal will publicly appear online to help us match you with interested faculty fellows and students. Any neighborhood group, non-profit organization, government agency, or social entrepreneur, large or small, is encouraged to submit a proposal.​ More information​​

Oct. 2 | WGRAC Then & Now: 1970s to Present

A panel discussion with past and present staff and student leaders of the Women & Gender Resource Action Center. 5:00 p.m. “A Walk through WGRAC’s Herstory” Wine and Cheese Reception, Mather Art Space to WGRAC Offices, followed by 6:00 p.m. Dinner and Panel, Wean Terrace Rooms.​ More information​​​

Discounted Hartford Athletic Tickets for Trinity Students, Faculty, and Staff

All games are $10.00. More information​​​



Fall Hours of Operation


Career Studio—Career Development Drop-in Hours
Center for Student Success and Career Development
  • Monday–Friday: noon–4:00 p.m.
Peter B’s
  • ​Monday: 7:00–9:00 p.m.
See the website​ for more information and details

Ferris Athletic Center and Fitness Center
  • Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. 
  • Saturday: 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.​
  • Sunday: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Pool: Open Swim
  • Monday-Friday: 10:20 a.m.–6:00 p.m. (Until 10/31) 
  • Pending hours for Trinity Days
  • Monday–Thursday: 4:00–10:00 p.m.​
  • Sunday: 7:00–10:00 p.m.
  • Closed: Trinity Days (October 13–14), Thanksgiving (November 26–28)
See the website​ for full schedule and to book appointments. 

Writing Center
  • Sunday: 7:00–10:00 p.m.​
  • Monday–Thursday: 3:00–10:00 p.m.
See the website​ for details and to schedule an appointment.​



Juniors and Seniors: Apply for the Health Fellows Program for Spring 2020
Applications are due Sept. 27 by noon. Learn more and download the application​

Fall Research Symposium—Call for Abstracts
Submit your abstracts by September 20 at 8:30 a.m. More information​​

Calling All Senior Leaders
The Senior Class Campaign Committee is looking for thoughtful and passionate leaders on campus to participate in this year’s Senior Class Campaign.​ More information​

Process for Tuition Refunds