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Are we just fish caught in a Netflix?

Tommy McConville, Editor in Chief

November 14, 2014

According to Digital Marketing Ramblings, a site that tracks digital statistics, facts and trends of various media, Netflix has 56 million subscribers worldwide. Cumulatively, these viewers watch more than one billion hours of their respective shows or movies per month. Looking at those statistics, the...

Synod not a soap opera — just first step in long process

Alec McGuire, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2014

The recent Bishop’s Synod on the Family generated quite a stir among the bishops, Church, and the laity. The Third Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the Family took place Oct. 5-19, to discuss present matters about “the pastoral challenges of the family in the context...

Where did Trinity seniors stand on McConnell vs Grimes — and politics in general?

Daniel Russell, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2014

The voters have spoken. With 56 percent of the vote, Senator Mitch McConnell defeated Alison Lundergan Grimes. How did 18-year-old Trinity students vote?  Did they vote?  What do they think of the political process? A youthful opinion is usually one that is brushed off. Society looks for a more...

From Squirrel Bait to Love Jones — a long, strange trip

Forde Womack, Editor in Chief

October 24, 2014

"But there is no maybe. What happened happened. It's just what it is." Heavy philosophy? No, just Squirrel Bait -- and much more. A band born in the early '80s punk scene, Squirrel Bait was inspired by Husker Du and Black Flag. Believe it or not, the members of this band were only in high school --...

At this circus, one good turn deserves another

Forde Womack, Editor in Chief

September 12, 2014

  A few days ago I experienced something that kind of blew my mind. I went to a miniature circus, at Louisville Turners on River Road. Founded in the late 1800s, Turners is one of the oldest family-run organizations in Louisville. They offer varied circus acts such as fire eating an...

Shamrock Character Exemplified

ECHO Staff

September 4, 2014

Trinity generosity and integrity are more than alive and well. They are thriving. Further testament to this came today in the form of two letters from recent visitors. *********************************************************************************************************************************...

Staring at stars makes a guy think!

Forde Womack

May 23, 2014

Science fiction can become a reality if we look to the stars. This is how it happened: Scientists discovered a fault in a red dwarf star in April.  A red dwarf is a sun that is not as hot as ours. This red dwarf has five planets, four barren from being too close to the sun and a fifth that is a Gol...

Don’t make finding a job hard work — follow these tips

Henry Dent

February 18, 2014

It seems today that more and more of my classmates, in all grades, are intensely working at -- or even more intensely looking for -- a job. Speaking as someone who has had to pay for just about everything except room and board since sophomore year, I know what a struggle finding a job can be -- especially...

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