Category Archives: Podcasts

Trent Voices Literary Series Part 2: Yann Martel

We are extremely excited to stream our summer #TrentVoices Literary Series. The impressive alumni lineup, which includes a who’s who of Canadian authors, is perfect listening for the dog days of summer. Tune in from your dock, deck, patio, or summer sanctuary. We hope that you’re as excited as we are. This Week: Yann Martel…
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Trent Voices Literary Series Part 1: Leah McLaren

We are extremely excited to stream our summer #TrentVoices Literary Series. The impressive alumni lineup, which includes a who’s who of Canadian authors, is perfect listening for the dog days of summer. Tune in from your dock, deck, patio, or summer sanctuary. We hope that you’re as excited as we are. This Week: Leah McLaren:…
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Trent Alumnus Mark Quattrocchi ’08 Cycles Around the World for Charity

On July 7th, 2014, Trent alumnus Mark Quattrocchi ‘08 departed on a two-year cycling journey around the globe, travelling across 40 countries, 5 continents, and 35,000km, all while raising money for Free the Children’s Adopt-A-Village program. The impressive trip has raised over $48,000 in support of education in underprivileged communities around the world. Beginning in…
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#TrentVoices Summer Literary Series

Stay tuned! ‪#‎TrentVoices‬ -- the Trent Alumni interview podcast -- is starting production on our summer season. We'll be offering up some great listening for the dog days of summer with a Trent Literary Series with several notable and award-winning alumni authors/writers, including: *Leah McLaren (novelist and columnist for Globe and Mail, Maclean's, Toronto Life)…
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Trent Voices: Athena Reich Subverts Lady Gaga

Chatelaine Magazine recently named Athena Reich the “World’s Top Lady Gaga Impersonator.” But to label her an impersonator would tell only a fraction of the story. Reich, a talented artist in her own right, subverts Gaga with her own unique brand of feminist and queer music and drama – going so far as to incorporate…
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Trent Voices: Don Tapscott and Blockchain Revolution

Trent University Chancellor Dr. Don Tapscott’s latest book has just been published by Penguin Random House. BLOCKCHAIN REVOLUTION: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin is Changing Money, Business, and the World is co-authored by his son Alex Tapscott. It is the first book to explain why blockchain technology – a truly open, distributed, global platform –…
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Trent University School of the Environment Seminar Series Part 1

"There is a lot of amazing environmental research going on at Trent University that people may not be aware of," says Dr. Stephen Bocking, director of the Trent School of the Environment, as he speaks about the School's inaugural seminar series which kicked off on March 28, 2016. The four-part series showcases the breadth of…
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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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