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Trinity scholarship competition draws top students from across the nation

The Trinity College Academic Scholarship Competition Jan. 27-28 included 44 high school seniors from 14 states, each of whom competed for the University’s top scholarships. Among the competitors was Nick Baldado, who has made two 8,500-mile round trips to Deerfield from his home in Honolulu in the past seven months. [Read More]

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New Program of Study in Computer Science


The undergraduate faculty of Trinity International University has approved a new program of study in computer science that will begin in the 2017 fall semester. A survey from and Emsi showed information technology ranks among the five fastest-growing job categories in 2017, with a 12 percent increase in available [Read More]

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Habitat for Humanity


Students from Trinity's 2015-2016 Habitat for Humanity chapter standing in front of a house they helped to build | Photo by Kelsey Schenk   Trinity College junior Kelsey Schenk remembers distinctly how, during her freshman year in 2013-2014, one of her Trinity professors had told his students that in order to complete his [Read More]

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Lincoln Academy of Illinois honors Trinity’s Emylee Thompson


(L-R) Illinois First Lady Diana Rauner, senior Emylee Thompson, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner, Lincoln Academy Chancellor Stephanie Marshall, and Professor of Biology Joyce Shelton.   Emylee Thompson, a senior biology and bioethics major from South Elgin, has received an Abraham Lincoln Civic Engagement Award from the Lincoln Academy of Illinois. [Read More]

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Celebrating Christian Liberal Arts: Parents & Family Weekend

Faculty, students and families alike came together for a weekend, Sept. 16–17, to celebrate Trinity's Christian liberal arts heritage during this year's Parents and Family Weekend. Traditionally, Parents and Family Weekend has been hosted alongside Homecoming, marking a time where students and families can revel in school spirit while also [Read More]

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Tim Wester Named Trinity College Alumnus of the Year


The Alumni Office of Trinity College has named Tim Wester (’77) the 2016 Alumnus of the Year. Wester earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry and biology at Trinity, and later completed a medical degree at the University of Iowa. He and his wife Ann have served since 1986 as medical [Read More]