Yearly Archives: 2015

Alumni Panel Discussion: The Big Picture (and Other Leadership Concepts for the Advancement of Women)

A panel discussion featuring: Dalal Al-Waheidi ’98, Anne Larcade '81, Nancy Austin '76 and Rann Sharma '97. The panel, moderated by former Trent president, Bonnie Patterson, consisted of women from the private and public sectors, not-for-profit organizations, male-dominated professions, female-dominated professions, and governmental representation. The panel included Dalal Al-Waheidi '98, executive director of Global We…
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Author Paul Nicholas Mason Shares His Christmas Stories

Alumnus Paul Nicholas Mason recently published a collection of Christmas stories.  Jim’s Star is now available on Amazon, as well as in Lakefield at Stuff Store and Happenstance. While the publication of these stories are new, the stories themselves are not. As Mason explains, Jim’s Star is actually a collection of stories that began in…
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Alumnus John Epping Shoots 100% to Capture Canadian Curling Open

John Epping went undefeated in capturing the Meridian Canadian Open this past weekend in Yorkton, Sask.  The former Trent Varsity curler defeated defending champion Brad Gushue and his rink from St. John's.  Epping, who curls out of Toronto, shot an astounding 100% to take the championship. It was his 3rd career Grand Slam win. During…
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Trent Voices Radio Show, Episode 25: Alan Martin

Alan Martin is the Director of Research for Partnership Africa Canada (PAC) -- an organization best known for their Nobel Peace Prize-nominated work to halt the trade in conflict diamonds from Africa. Prior to joining PAC, Alan worked as a researcher to the late Jack Layton. Before that he spent over a decade working as…
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Tony Storey Award Winner: John Butcher ’67

Alumni gathered in the National Capital Region to celebrate the volunteer efforts of John Butcher. In 2014, John marked 40 years of volunteer contribution to Trent and the Alumni Association. It was a stellar evening that included a number of speakers, including a special presentation by alumnus Dr. Christopher Dummitt who offered an entertaining and…
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Through a Canadian Lens: The Current and Future Landscape of Television and Film

Some of Trent University’s brightest alumni came together October 15 to give a critical appraisal of the state of Canadian media. A full house at Bagnani House were treated to “Through A Canadian Lens, The Current and Future Landscape of Television and Film.” This insightful event drew Peterborough community members, as well as Trent faculty,…
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Stephen Stohn’s Pioneering Spirit

From Trent Radio and Arthur to The Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame. The following came from the October edition of TRENT Magazine.  Be sure to read the entire edition online today.  And check back here for exclusive content that you won't find in the magazine. Today he is the executive producer of…
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Trent Alumnus Dr. Suresh Narine Awarded $2.25 Million as a Senior NSERC Industrial Research Chair

One of the world’s foremost authorities and leading scientist in the groundbreaking field of biomaterials, Trent University professor Dr. Suresh Narine was recently awarded a multi-million dollar Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada Industrial Research Chair (IRC), for a third consecutive term. Professor Narine, a Trent alumnus, professor inPhysics & Astronomy and…
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