A Freshman’s guide to sex

Everyone’s genitalia is different. Anal is not as quick and easy to do as it looks. People really do wear condoms. Sex is always consensual. Non­consensual sexual action is rape. Porn is lying to you. Most friends I met in my freshman year in residence had never had sex, or were new to exploring their […]

All hail Traill, the college on the hill

Traill

Whether you are new, or a returning to Trent, the university’s traditional network of colleges may be somewhat of a mystery. Trent was created in 1964 as a fully-formed collegiate university. Unlike other new universities of the era, Trent featured a Master Planning Architect (Ron Thom) and enjoyed over two years of preparation before the […]

Welcome to Trent: a look at orientation week

WelcometoTrent

The first week of university is often portrayed as a week of excitement and new discoveries. It is also often evoked as a week of transition, especially for those starting university for the first time. Others have criticized orientation week as being a week of activities that do not address the enormous diversity of the […]

How to keep pets in residence and get away with it

angry-ass-fish

Photo by deviantat user leadmarefan123 If you’re reading this article, it probably means you read the residence agreement and you’re very aware that no animals, including fish, are allowed on residence. That said, you also probably don’t care and you’re super excited to own a pet now that you’re away from home. Before I get […]

A Freshman’s guide to sex

Everyone’s genitalia is different. Anal is not as quick and easy to do as it looks. People really do wear condoms. Sex is always consensual. Non­consensual sexual action is rape. Porn is lying to you. Most friends I met in my freshman year in residence had never had sex, or were new to exploring their […]

All hail Traill, the college on the hill

Traill

Whether you are new, or a returning to Trent, the university’s traditional network of colleges may be somewhat of a mystery. Trent was created in 1964 as a fully-formed collegiate university. Unlike other new universities of the era, Trent featured a Master Planning Architect (Ron Thom) and enjoyed over two years of preparation before the […]

Welcome to Trent: a look at orientation week

WelcometoTrent

The first week of university is often portrayed as a week of excitement and new discoveries. It is also often evoked as a week of transition, especially for those starting university for the first time. Others have criticized orientation week as being a week of activities that do not address the enormous diversity of the […]

How to keep pets in residence and get away with it

angry-ass-fish

Photo by deviantat user leadmarefan123 If you’re reading this article, it probably means you read the residence agreement and you’re very aware that no animals, including fish, are allowed on residence. That said, you also probably don’t care and you’re super excited to own a pet now that you’re away from home. Before I get […]