Announcement posted

Trinity College Student-Led Efforts Helped Turn Out the Youth Vote in 2020 Election

Student voting rates at Trinity College increased by 21.5 percentage points in the 2020 election compared to 2016, according to a report from the Institute for Democracy and Higher Education (IDHE) at Tufts University’s Tisch College of Civic Life. Trinity received the 2021 Silver Seal award in the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge.

Announcement posted by Andrew J. Concatelli

New Trinity Social Justice Initiative Addresses Timely Topics

The new Trinity Social Justice Initiative, launched in fall 2021, aims to increase the collaborative research and scholarly discussions of some of society’s most pressing topics, including wealth inequality, mass incarceration, policing, gender violence, and systemic racism. The initiative is led by co-directors Jordan T. Camp, assistant professor of American studies, and Christina Heatherton, assistant professor of American studies and human rights.

Trinity Community posted by Kate Whitman ’23

Panel Discussion Focuses on Black Girlhood and Womanhood

As part of the “Breaking the Silence: Amplifying Our Voices” series hosted by Trinity College’s Women and Gender Resource Action Center, Trinity alumnae, current students, and a member of the faculty participated in a panel discussion exploring the term “Black Girl Magic” and how that concept shapes Black girlhood and womanhood.