Monthly Archives: April 2016

Pryor Renderings

On Saturday May 14th at Georges Vanier Secondary School, Toronto, Canadian artist and Trent alumn Spencer J. Harrison will show off his recent paintings and other work in studio. Dr. Harrison became the first artist-in-residence at Georges Vanier Secondary School, where he hopes to "inform and energize students to work towards a more open and…
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2016 Women’s Leadership Assembly

The 2016 Women's Leadership Assembly will feature several game-changing women who challenge the status quo and inspire innovation and progress. The event will be held on June 2nd at The Verity Club in Toronto, and will include a panel discussion and networking session. Krista Scaldwell, Moderator Vice President of Public Affairs and Communications for Coca-Cola Canada. Previously…
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The Last Lecture of 2016

The Last Lecture offers graduating students an opportunity to come together and reflect upon their experiences at Trent University, bring closure to the time that they have spent here, and celebrate their many accomplishments both inside and outside of the classroom. This annual event features an address by a graduating student, a distinguished alumna/us and…
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Trent Voices Episode 34: Jim Maxwell

Jim Maxwell has been making waves in the field of Hollywood matte painting – the painted background that allows filmmakers to create the illusion of an environment that is nonexistent in real life or would otherwise be too expensive or impossible to build or visit. And he has made some very prominent ones in his…
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Peter Mills – Metamorphosis Book Release

Peter Mills, Trent alumnus is “a naturalist, always, and an artist where and when it fits,” and he just released a new book called Metamorphosis. "Metamorphosis is a thorough and illuminating account of both halves of the double life of amphibians, who live in water and on land. The authors dual focus on both larval…
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Rafael Ramirez – Strategic Reframing Book Release

Trent alumnus Rafael Ramirez has co-written/released a new book. Strategic Reframing: The Oxford Scenario Planning Approach, co-written with Angela Wilkinson, is an in-depth guide on scenario planning to support strategy and public policy. “Ramirez is Director of the Oxford Scenarios Programme and Senior Fellow in Strategy at Saїd Business School and Green Templeton College, Oxford University. He is…
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Robert Alvo – Being a Bird in North America Book Release

We’ve just received a copy of alumnus Robert Alvo’s new book, Being a Bird in North America, hot off the press! Alvo is a conservation biologist, bird expert, and author of Being a Bird in North America.  He first discovered his passion for the natural world at age ten, when his family moved from Montreal to Greece,…
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Paint Your Space – April 22nd, 2016

The TCSA is hosting av event at Trent University on Friday April 22nd 2016 called “Paint Your Space”. They are inviting all Trent University academic departments, alumni, students, staff, and faculty to take part in painting the parking spots in our main parking lot located between Bata Library and the Athletic Centre (Lot H). They hope…
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Trent Honours Top Athletes at the 48th Annual Athletic Awards Ceremony

Trent University’s Department of Athletics and Recreation celebrated student athletic achievement at the 48th annual Athletic Awards Ceremony, held in the gymnasium at the Trent Athletics Centre on Tuesday night. Varsity athletes Sarah MacLaren and Joshua King were awarded the Arthur Cup, the University’s most prestigious award for graduating students who have demonstrated outstanding contribution,…
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