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The magnificence of nature can be found throughout Trinitys campus. You just have to look! Gus Boyer shares a lesson about the beauty and fragility of nature.

A Rose — or Watermelon — by Any Other Name

Gus Boyer, Columnist October 23, 2019

Crimson, luscious, and full, the tomato sat cradled in the knotted hands of the sunbaked old man. Towering over me with his beanstalk frame, the farmer gently placed the fruit in my uncalloused palms and...

Inchydoney is a small island off West Cork, Ireland. Trinity Principal Dr. Dan Zoeller and four students -- William Altsman, Bennett Carothers, Liam Kelly and Spencer Haydon --
recently traveled to Ireland to begin a new exchange program with Kinsale Community School. Though he did not travel on this trip, Trinity senior Nick Huls writes of finding common ground with a couple of teens from Northern Ireland.

A Little Help from Ronald McDonald to Patty Melt the Cultural Divide

Nick Huls, Columnist October 23, 2019

My heart was a drum roll in my throat and my stomach a leaden mess. I shifted my weight to my left leg, bit my lip and peered down the muted, gray terminal with its shiny linoleum floors. With my brow...

Shining Just the Right Light on Cell Phones

Tyler Eversole, Staff Columnist May 2, 2019

The cell phone descended to Earth in the late 20th century. At the time, its introduction to society was of outstanding insignificance; its light was far too modest. Yet, the young invention underwent...

Why Six NFL Teams Took the Wrong Guy

Will Blythe, Staff Columnist May 1, 2019

With the seventh pick, the Jacksonville Jaguars take Josh Allen from the University of Kentucky. The Jaguars got it right. Why did the first six teams get it wrong? Two quarterbacks were taken with...

Promotion-Relegation a Must for United States Soccer

Brandon McManus, Staff Columnist January 22, 2019

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world. Although the United States was a little late to the party, Americans are becoming more interested and passionate about the sport. The only thing lacking is...

Drowning in Plastic

Brendan Gallagher, Staff Columnist January 9, 2019

The debate about the effects of the plastic that human beings use on a daily basis is heating up. Plastic items are produced and used in tremendous amounts every day. There are tremendous downsides...

Fight or Flight: Addressing Climate Change Without US Involvement

Mark Hughes, Guest Columnist December 17, 2018

Throughout history, humans have spent little time carefully considering the effect they have had on the planet. From discovering how to build a fire to launching rockets into space, every aspect of...

Making The Situation Better for Sleep-Deprived Teens

Grant Brunstetter, Staff Reporter July 6, 2018

Imagine this scenario. After staring at a math assignment for what seems to be an eternity, you turn and look at the clock only to find out the depressing fact that it is 12:30 a.m. and you still have...

Shooting Survivors Set Strong Example

Jacob Anonson, Staff Reporter July 3, 2018

After the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting on Valentine's Day,  students around the country began protesting for stricter gun laws. In response to a comment made by Fox News host Tucker Carlson,...

Shootings Must Stop

Gus Boyer, Staff Reporter June 29, 2018

Screams of grief and pain echo all around, like the roaring of wind during a storm, while cries for help are engulfed by confusion. Swarms of people stampede out of the building, trying to escape the...

Using a Juul Doesn’t Make You Cuul

Jahvid Nawab, Staff Reporter June 2, 2018

Are you looking for a new way to get a nice unhealthy dose of toxins? Are you looking for a new way to feel weird in the head? Are you looking for a new way to make yourself look like a kid who can't make...

Getting the Most Out of Online School

Grant Brunstetter, Staff Reporter April 5, 2018

Nothing like hitting a blaring alarm, rolling over, and reading the words "School is canceled." Joyous thoughts race through your head, and you thank Old Man Winter for the gift of another day off....

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