Professor Stefanie Chambers discusses the historic election of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, the factors that explain Omar’s historic victory, and how her distinctive experiences, as a young, hijab-wearing, Black, immigrant woman have shaped her leadership and affected her experience. Chambers also connects her research to the 2020 elections and the achievements made by other women of color in elective office.
With panelists, Cheryl Greenberg, Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of History at Trinity College; Susannah Heschel ’73, H’10, Eli M. Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College and Trinity College Trustee; and Kevin J. McMahon, John R. Reitemeyer Professor of Political Science at Trinity College.
A conversation with Kristine Belson ’86, the Trinity alumna who heads the animation studio that brought the world the Academy Award®-winning feature “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” and this year’s Oscar®-winning animated short “Hair Love.”
The Vaccine Pipeline: Developing Safe and Efficacious Vaccines to Protect Against Some of our World’s Most Serious Threats By Kari Sweeney Efferon '03, Associate Director at Pfizer. Presented by the Trinity Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (TIIS).
Adrienne Amador Oddi, dean of admissions and financial aid, opens Virtual Admissions 101 with insights into the college admissions process. Q&A moderated by Student Admissions Associate Olivia Painchaud ’21.
The second iteration of this showcase! The evening features performances by Austin Tewksbury ’13, Marc Alexis ’14, Marisa Tornello ’15, and John Moran ’15, followed by a Q+A hosted by Professor Eric Galm.
A conversation to help those living in more Democratic Blue states to understand the political situation on the ground in more Republican Red states. Trinity’s Kevin McMahon (Political Science) moderates the discussion with Pearson Cross (University of Louisiana, Lafayette) and Randall Adkins (University of Nebraska, Omaha).
A conversation with Professors Garth Myers and Sean Fitzpatrick, and moderated by Professor Abby Williamson, about how political structures in the United States disadvantage its urban centers. Presented by Trinity-ALL.
John Selders and Professor Davarian Baldwin discuss the role of protest in shaping American cities and an examination of the way protests have been documented over time. Co-sponsored with the Wadsworth Atheneum and the Amistad Center for Art & Culture.
With their eye on Trinity College’s upcoming bicentennial, five retired Trinity College faculty discuss what they found most memorable about teaching at Trinity and the strengths that will carry the college into the future.
A symposium celebrating the African American reception and interpretation of Dante’s epic poem, the Divine Comedy, featuring: Dennis Looney, Carl Phillips, Sherman Irby, and Cornel West; Introduction by Matthew Collins and moderated by Dario Del Puppo (Chair, Barbieri Endowment for Italian Culture).
A conversation with Adrienne Amador Oddi, dean of admissions and financial aid and Julia Naclerio '08, M'20, associate director of college counseling at the King School, about the impact of the global pandemic on the college admissions process and their thoughts on what the future of college admissions holds.
Performances by Malcom Moon ’15, Malibongwe Thwala ’17, Mattea Sario '17, Brandon Serafino ’14, and Steve Syz ’17! Followed by a Q+A hosted by Eric Galm to help connect alumni with current musical students, and learn about their experiences beyond Trinity as emerging artists.
Join Athletic Director Drew Galbraith, Emily Garner, head women’s basketball coach, Matthew Greason ’03, M’10, head men’s golf coach and head men’s ice hockey coach, and Kevin MacDermott, head men’s rowing coach as they discuss how they tackle recruiting and identify future Bantams.
Andrew Aydin ’06 discusses his journey from the Liberal Arts to director and policy advisor to Congressman John Lewis, as well as co-authoring the #1 NYT Bestselling graphic novel trilogy MARCH, the first comics work ever to win the National Book Award.
Three alumni discuss how they have used their liberal arts education to make groundbreaking change. Hear how their work building and leading mission-driven organizations makes an impact in their communities.
On August 27, the Trinity College athletic community got together for a conversation highlighting successes of last year, a brief overview of the upcoming academic year, and an update on the Athletics Campaign.
Presented by the Trinity Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (TIIS) and the Leonard E. Greenberg Center for the Study of Religion in Public Life, four Trinity professors discussed the novel from their respective fields.
Sponsored by the Women's Leadership Council, Professor Renny Fulco and Brooke LePage ’19 discussed the obstacles and consequences in creating one set of clear national policies to control the pandemic in the U.S.
David Chang ’99, founder and chef of Momofuku, and Danny Meyer ’80, P’20, founder and CEO of the Union Square Hospitality Group, discussed the the challenges that the hospitality and restaurant industry are facing on June 11. The presentation was moderated by John Molner ’85, co-founder and CEO of KCM Media.
On May 27, Matthew Prince ’96, CEO and Co-founder of Cloudflare, and Joanne Berger-Sweeney, President and Trinity College Professor of Neuroscience, led a conversation on the intersection of technology and privacy.
On May 1, five Trinity alumni came together virtually to offer their perspective on the future of professional sports in the U.S. and abroad, and share their stories about how they used their liberal arts education to achieve their professional goals.