Alumnus Novel “Precious Cargo” to be Included in Canada Reads“The Mount” Debuts at ReFrame; Illustrates the Strength of the Trent/Peterborough CommunitiesWinter 2018 TRENT Magazine Preview/Editorial: The X, Y, Z of Generational MythsLooking Back: Our Top Stories of 2017Happy Holidays from Alumni Affairs!Law of the Land: Teyotsihstokwáthe Dakota Brant ’06 Examines Canada 150 (Plus Video from Her Walrus Talk)On the Road from 100 to 150: Professor John Wadland’s Look Back at Canada 150.Two Trent Alumni Honoured by Royal Canadian Geographical SocietyAlumna Dawn Martin Receives 2017 Governor General’s History AwardTrent Voices Podcast: Richard Harrison, the 2017 Governor General’s Award Winner for Poetry

Alumnus Novel “Precious Cargo” to be Included in Canada Reads

Trent University alumnus Craig Davidson is about to get some major attention. His novel, Precious Cargo has been announced as a CBC Canada Reads (March 26-29) contender for this year's competition. You can read more about the selection and the contest here: Precious Cargo is being defended by Greg Johnson on Canada Reads 2018. Meet…
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Winter 2018 TRENT Magazine Preview/Editorial: The X, Y, Z of Generational Myths

We're hard at work putting together the winter edition of TRENT Magazine -- featuring, among other things, a few pieces that will examine the cultural/employment landscape that Millennial grads currently inhabit. Some stories to look forward to: Dalal Al-Waheidi '98 writes about the global youth movement and the WE movement Adam Hopkins '03 examines population…
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Looking Back: Our Top Stories of 2017

Highlights include the opening of the Trent University Student Centre, a Prime Minster as Honorary Degree recipient, Governor General's Award-winning alumni, an alumnus Premier, and much more! As the usual hectic pace of university life slows to a pre-holiday crawl, and the students depart to their homes across the country and around the world, we…
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Happy Holidays from Alumni Affairs!

Happy holidays to all of our friends and fellow Trent University alumni! Please note that most academic and administrative operations at Trent University in Peterborough and Durham will be closed for winter holidays starting on Friday, December 22, 2017 reopening on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Emails and voicemails will be replied to upon our return…
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On the Road from 100 to 150: Professor John Wadland’s Look Back at Canada 150.

When TRENT Magazine decided to look back on the celebrations of our sesquicentennial, it seemed only natural to approach Professor John Wadland for a take on our cultural history. After all, his remarkable teaching career in Trent’s Canadian Studies Department spanned more than 35 years; his signature course, “Canada: the Land” was one of the…
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Two Trent Alumni Honoured by Royal Canadian Geographical Society

Professors David Morrison and Shelagh Grant, as well as emeritus and former chair of the Board Jon Grant presented with awards at gala ceremony Two Trent University alumni and a Trent University Board of Governors member have been honoured with awards by the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. The society's oldest honour, the Massey Medal, was…
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Alumna Dawn Martin Receives 2017 Governor General’s History Award

Crossing the stage at convocation this June was only the beginning for Dawn Martin ’13. The recent Indigenous Studies graduate can now add acclaimed writer to her list of achievements as the 2017 Aboriginal Arts & Stories Senior Writing Prize winner for her free verse poem, Kahnekanoron – Water is Life. As the 2017 winner, Ms. Martin not…
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