Dec. 10 | Lunch & Learn with Aflac
Mather Hall—Rittenberg Lounge. Please join us for a brief informational session on the  products and services offered by Aflac beginning at Noon, followed by open enrollment until 3:00 p.m. Please note:  Enrollment is not required to attend. R.S.V.P. to​.

Holiday Walk Four-Week Challenge
Challenge yourself to walk every week, November 26–December 21. More information ​

Read the December 2018 issue of Live Well, Work Well

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

Position Opening

Your Career Fitness Workshops
Maintain your career fitness and take your career to the next level—join us for these workshops!​ Register here​

Discount Tickets


Apply to be a Data Maintenance Student Assistant for January 2019​


Group fitness classes, open to all students, staff, and faculty. Click for schedule​


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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​.



NESCAC Future Leaders Forum At Trinity College Selected As Spotlight Initiative By NCAA 

Trinity hosted the NESCAC Future Leaders Forum on campus on October 31 and November 1. The program, a professional development and networking event that allowed diverse and underrepresented individuals to gain an understanding of the inner workings of Division III college athletics, was chosen as the November Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative. Read more​

Results from the Campus Communications Survey 

Early in October, the Office of Communications and the college’s Communications Advisory Group (CAG) sent a campuswide communications survey to help us understand people’s preferences for receiving information related to life on campus. As promised, we’re sharing the aggregated results​.

FORG302: Call for Innovators 

As part of their study of entrepreneurship, students in FORG 302 develop case studies of venture projects, particularly those emphasizing opportunities in Connecticut. We are reaching out to the Trinity community to work with innovators and entrepreneurs at the College using their innovations as the basis of 2 student teams in the Spring Semester, 2019. We hope to hear back from innovators and entrepreneurs in the College community who would like to see research and planning towards development of their ideas into a business prospect. We would like to hear from innovators and entrepreneurs at the College who would like to try out their idea as a class project. If you are interested please contact Michael Curtis at​ or 860-297-2432.​​

Dec. 10 | Liberal Arts Action Lab Digital Poster Fair

Come see the results of Action Lab student team research projects at our poster fair at 10 Constitution Plaza. Drop in anytime between 3:00–5:30 p.m., and light refreshments will be served.More information​

Dec. 10 | End of Semester Showings

5:30 p.m. in T​he Performance Lab in Trinity Commons. Classwork and works-in-progress from the Department of Theater and Dance. 

Dec. 11 | Economics Student Poster Presentation

10:00 a.m.–noon, Social Science Center, second floor of Williams Memorial. Students taking Econometrics (Economics 318) will be available to discuss the results of their projects. Refreshments served. More information, including topics of the studies​

Dec. 11–17 | 3D Printing Workshops

Come learn about 3D printing while designing and printing a unique work of art (makes a great gift idea for family and friends!). More information​

Dec. 11 | Common Hour Concert

Chamber Ensembles Recital, Volume II. Coordinated by Nancy Curran. Austin Arts Center, Music Hall.

Dec. 12 | Winter Institute on Teaching & Technology

Information Services is pleased to announce a Winter Institute on Teaching & Technology on Wednesday, December 12, from 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m., in LITC 181. In addition to workshops on topics such as teaching with video/film; wrangling OneSearch for better results; PollEverywhere as a clicker alternative; and collaboratively annotating PDFs, we are delighted to announce our keynote: Roopsika Risam, of Salem State University, will present on the “Torn Apart / Separados” site, a digital humanities project that documents and visualizes the tentacular reach and growth of ICE and the implications for current crises. Professor Risam’s talk will be at noon. Lunch will be served. The exact agenda is still coming together but will be found here.

Dec. 12 | Trinity/La MaMa Showcase

4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., The Performance Lab in Trinity Commons. Pedestrian: A Works-in-Progress Showcase. Q&A following the 7:30 p.m. performance.

Dec. 12 | Quick! Get SMART! Power Skill Session

Do you have 30 minutes? Like snacks? Then join us for a  Quick! Get SMART!! Power Skill Session on Wednesday, December 12, at 6:00 p.m. in Trinity Commons Room 142. This week’s skill is Unconditional Self Acceptance.

Dec. 13 | Faculty/Staff Holiday Party

4:30–7:30 p.m. in Hamlin Hall. Delicious food, drinks, music, and raffle prizes will be available. Donations for Hands on Hartford will be collected at the event, which is a local nonprofit that serves the community in the areas of need such as food, housing, and health. This event is organized by the Exempt Staff Council.

Technos Japan Tour | Apply by January 28

Trinity faculty with full-time appointments on a continuing basis, who have a genuine interest in Japan, but are not Japan specialists, and who have had little or no previous exposure to Japan, are eligible to apply.More information​



Mather Dining Hall
Regular Dining Hours
  • Monday–Friday 7:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. & 5:30–8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday 10:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. & 5:30–8:00 p.m.
Cave and Bistro
Regular Dining Hours
  • Monday–Thursday, 11:30 a.m.–midnight, Friday 11:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.
  • Saturday 3:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m., Sunday 3:00 p.m.–midnight
Regular Dining Hours
  • Monday–Thursday 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m., Friday 11:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 6:00–9:00 p.m., Sunday 6:00–10:00 p.m.​


The Writing Center​
Open hours:
  • Sundays, 7:00–10:00 p.m.
  • Monday–Thursday: 3:00–10:00 p.m.
See the website​ for more details and to schedule an appointment.

Aetna Quantitative Center​​
  • Monday–Thursday, 4:00–10:00 p.m. and Sunday, 7:00–10:00 p.m.
  • Closed: October 7 and 8, November 20, 21, and 22

Pool in Ferris Athletic Center
Open Swim Hours
December 12–19 (finals week):
  • December 13: 10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • December 14: 10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • December 17: 10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • December 18: 10:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • December 19: 10:30 a.m.–2:15 p.m.


Sunday | Roman Catholic Mass
2:00 p.m. in the Crypt Chapel. Roman Catholic Ministry welcomes students, faculty, and staff to attend this mass

Tuesday | Trinity Zen
Newcomer orientation at 6:30 p.m., meditation at 7:00 p.m. in the Crypt Chapel (up the main aisle, under the gate at the right, down the stairs).

Friday | Jumu’ah Prayers
1:30 p.m.  in the Muslim Prayer Room, Summit South first floor. The Muslim Student Association and Muslim Life team invite all students to join for Friday prayers, followed by refreshments.

Friday | Shabbat Services and Dinner
6:00 p.m. at Zachs​ Hillel House​, 74 Vernon Street. The services and dinner are open to all members of the Trinity community.



Calling All Seniors!
The Senior Class Gift Committee is looking for members for this academic year. All students in the Class of 2019 are invited to join. More information​

Dec. 10 | Last Day for Fall Drop-In Career Studio
The studio will reopen on 1/22. In the interim, students can make appointments in Handshake. Students are always welcome to use the coffee bar or work independently in the space when the office is open.​

Jan. 18 | Bantams & Beyond
A full-day, all-expenses paid conference specifically created to support graduating seniors in developing the "adulting" and career readiness skills they need for life after Trinity. Register by January 11, 2019. More information

Proposals for the Davis Projects for Peace 2019 | Submit by Jan. 30, 2019