October 10, 2006
"Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness; come before Him with joyful songs. Know that the Lord is God. It is He who made us, and we are His; we are His people, the sheep of His pasture. Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise; give thanks to Him and praise His name. For the Lord is good and His love endures forever; His faithfulness continues through all generations." Psalm 100 NIV
KUYPER SERIES BRINGS STORKEY TO OZINGA CHAPEL
Noted British social thinker and journalist, Dr. Elaine
Storkey, will speak at
AMERICAN BOYCHOIR TAKES THE STAGE
Join us for a performance by one of the nation's premier
choral groups, The American Boychoir, at
TRINITY FAMILY INVITED TO SPEND THE WEEKEND
Parents, grandparents, and friends of the College are
invited to campus for the second annual Family Weekend, October 26-29. The event
encompasses not only those who have a son, daughter, or grandchild at Trinity,
but also the extended Trinity family. Among the festivities: choral and
instrumental concerts, exhibiting artist reception, pancake breakfast sponsored
by the alumni office, athletics events, and activities to downtown
TRINITY TAKES ON CALVIN AT THE UNITED CENTER
Wear your Trinity blue when Trinity's men's basketball
In between the Trinity game and the Bulls game, come
join Trinity staff for dinner at Moretti's Ristorante and Pizzeria (1645 W.
IN MEMORY OF DR. GERDA BOS
On Tuesday, October 3, Palos Bank held their 50th anniversary celebration on Trinity's campus. Nearly 900 of the bank's customers and guests were in attendance at the private event held in the Ozinga Chapel. The keynote speaker was former Secretary of State and retired General Colin Powell. Read more and see photos on our Web site at http://tcc.trnty.edu/new/archive/100606/powell.html
ALUMNI BOARD TAKING NOMINATIONS FOR ANNUAL AWARDS
Do you know a Trinity alum who is really making a
difference in the world? The alumni board wants your input for the 2006
Alumnus/a of the Year. Nominees should be making or have made significant
contributions to their fields of endeavors (which may benefit other Trinity
alumni); be recognized by their associates for outstanding achievements; and
manifest a Christian commitment that reflects honor on
Is there a Trinity faculty or staff member who has influenced your life? In addition to this award, the board also annually recognizes three current and former faculty and staff members who have made an impact on Trinity alumni with the Honorary Alumni Award. In the past, the alumni board has nominated the award recipients, but this year they are requesting nominations from the alumni association.
Nominations for both awards should be submitted before Friday, October 20. Forward the names and reasons why you believe your nominees meet the criteria to email@example.com .
PHONATHON 2006 ON THEIR WAY TO REACHING GOAL
Our 18 student callers are busy calling alumni, parents, grandparents, and friends of the College with hope of obtaining pledges for our Trinity Fund and reaching our goal of $125,000. As of this past Monday, the student callers have raised over $21,000, having just finished calling all of our alumni and they will now call parents of former Trinity students. Please keep our student callers and our financial goal in your prayers throughout the year. For more information about the Trinity Fund or other giving opportunities, contact Emily DeVos at 708.239.4802 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Men's Soccer WINS ONE, LOSES TWO
After a strong start to the week with a conference win last Wednesday, the Trolls lost their second conference game of the week on Saturday in the final minutes of play against the University of St. Francis (IL). This past Monday, in a non-conference game the Trolls hosted Southern Wesleyan University (SC), a team coached by Jonathan Lenarz '96, a former Trinity player and coach. Southern Wesleyan took a 2-0 half-time lead and held it throughout the second period for the final score. The loss drops the Trolls below the .500 mark again to a 6-7 record.
Volleyball Gets Two Victories
The weekend's action produced positive results for the Trolls as they picked up two wins in their three matches last weekend. On Friday they lost a three-game match at Saint Ambrose University (IA), but defeated Ashford University (IA) and MidAmerica Nazarene University (KS) on Saturday. The Trolls are now 5-21 for the season.
Women's Soccer Notches Two More Wins
After scoring another win in their game against Calumet College of St. Joseph (IN) last Wednesday, the Trolls scored five goals in the first half and two in the second half of Saturday's contest to cruise to a 7-0 victory over the University of St. Francis (IL). The team, which is now 12-3 overall and 4-2 in the CCAC, allowed St. Francis only one shot in this conference contest.
To read more about this year's athletics teams, visit the Trolls online at http://tcc.trnty.edu/athletics/
SAVE THE DATE
October 26 - American Boychoir in concert, 7:30 p.m.
October 26-29 - Family weekend
November 4 - Southwest Symphony in concert, 8 p.m.
November 12 - Student recital, 3 p.m.
November 17 - Brass and organ concert, 7:30 p.m.
November 18 - Gospel choir in concert, 7:30 p.m.
November 19 - Student recital, 3 p.m.
December 2 - Christmastide
December 15 - Trinity v. Calvin basketball game at the
February 2-3 - Homecoming 2007
For more information on upcoming events, please see our Web site at: tcc.trnty.edu/new.
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