Monthly Archives: June 2016

Debbie Field ’70 Awarded Honorary Doctor of Laws from York University

Trent alumna and executive director of Foodshare, Debbie Field ’70, was recently recognized with an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree at York University’s spring convocation ceremony on Friday June 17th, 2016. From York University Website: Debbie Field is an international leader in creating a more socially just and environmentally sustainable food system. As executive director…
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Grand Opening of the New Trent Sports Fields

Members of the Trent community and general public are invited to take part in the unveiling of the new Trent Sports Field on June 21, 2016 from 1-2pm.  The ceremony, taking place at the new baseball diamond at Nassau Mills Road and Pioneer Road on the East bank of Trent University will be hosted by…
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The Robert W.F. Stephenson Prize: Alaine Spiwak

The Robert W.F. Stephenson Prize has been awarded to an exemplary student leader annually for over 20 years. This year's recipient, TCSA student president Alaine Spiwak, is no exception. Robert Stephenson attended Trent from 1968 to 1971, pursuing a degree in Political Studies. He remained close to the Trent community long after graduating, serving on…
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Canada’s First Conference on Sexual Consent Hosted at Trent University

Conference brings together leaders to challenge and examine issues of consent. "This is the first Canadian conference that has brought research and the community together based solely on the topic of sexual consent," said Dr. Terry Humphreys, a Psychology professor at Trent University, describing the Sexual Consent Conference that took place at Trent on June…
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Special Trent Alumni Invitation to Taste of Toronto

Alumni, family and friends to receive special rate for Toronto's hottest culinary ticket. Trent alumni, family, and friends, are invited to take part in a special rate for Taste of Toronto -- and it is only a mouse-click away! Taste of Toronto showcases the true flavours of the local food scene. Enjoy signature dishes from…
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Become a Part of Alumni Garden at Champlain College

Trent is renowned for the aesthetic relationship between its Ron Thom architecture and the natural landscape that surrounds it.  Nowhere is this more notable than in Champlain College, where the texture of local stone links the craggy castle-like buildings to the ruggedness of the drumlin and the rocky shores of the Otonabee river. Over the…
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What’s New at Trent: University Updates From TRENT Magazine

A celebrated journalist, groundbreaking female business leader, publisher and environmentalist, and an acclaimed novelist were all celebrated with honorary degrees at Trent University’s 2016 Convocation ceremonies. Recipients included: Kathleen Taylor Honorary Doctor of Laws degree awarded for achievements in the banking industry, fostering respectful workplace cultures, and her dedication and contribution to charitable causes. Ms.…
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Convocation 2016: Watch Ceremonies Live, View Photo Galleries, and more!

Trent University to honour more than 1,600 graduates at 2016 Convocation Trent University is welcoming thousands of students, families, faculty and special guests to the University Court of the Bata Library on Symons Campus to celebrate the accomplishments of its newest graduates from across Canada and around the world at the 2016 convocation ceremonies from…
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