November 1, 2005
“For I am already being poured out like a drink offering, and the time has come for my departure. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day—and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.” 2 Timothy 4:6-8 NIV
COMMUNITY INVITED TO EXPERIENCE REFORMATION HYMN FESTIVAL
On Friday, November 4, Dr. Paul Jones, music director at
Tenth Presbyterian Church in
Singers: The Reformation Hymn Festival on Friday evening will include a festival choir composed of the Trinity Honors Ensemble, members of the Trinity community, and singers from local church choirs. Community members are invited to be part of this choir, which will sing an anthem composed by Dr. Jones and also will lead in the hymn singing. Rehearsal will be Thursday, November 3, at 7 p.m. in the Van Namen Recital Hall. For more information or to sign up, contact Dr. Mark Peters in the music department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 708.239.4875.
QUIET IN THE LAND TAKES THE STAGE THIS FALL
Anne Chislett’s 1983 play Quiet in the Land is a lovely and moving
play about a small Amish farming community near
CHRISTMASTIDE TICKETS ON
Come celebrate Christmastide on Saturday, December 3. Trinity’s Christmas music offering to the community will offer performances at 4 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are now available for $10 by calling 708.597.3000. Seats are general admission; doors open an hour before each performance.
Senior Erin Marshalek knows the definition of
dedication, for she has continually served the College for the past four years
in a variety of ways. Her hard work in and out of the classroom was recently
recognized when she was named
TRINITY HOSTS INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL JUSTICE ADVOCATE
The Social Justice Chapter at
SOCIAL WORK DEPARTMENT RECEIVES ACCREDITATION
The social work department at
PHONATHON CALLERS TAKE THEIR SEATS
If you have not received a phone call from this year’s
Phonathon, you will soon. Student callers started contacting alumni and friends
of the College in early September, and donations committed to the Trinity Fund
already total over $70,000. Please
Women’s Soccer advances to regional naia final four
For the second time in one week, the women’s soccer team
upset conference rival
In the quarterfinal round of the CCAC tournament on
October 22, the No. 4 seeded Trolls defeated the fifth place University of St.
Francis (IL), 3-0. It is the first time in the
Eenigenburg and Buikema Earn Top CCAC Honors
The Trolls were recognized with two of the top
conference honors when the CCAC All-Conference Team was released on October 22.
Jessica Eenigenburg was named the CCAC Player of the Year and Natalie Buikema
earned Freshman of the Year recognition. This is the first time in the women
Blast from the Past - Men's Basketball
Almost three years ago, Chad Cox and Matt Thompson ruled
their hometown basketball court at
Men’s Soccer Drops Final Conference Game and loses in CCAC Tournament
With the final conference standings on the line the Trolls needed a win in the game on October 25 against Cardinal Stritch University (WI) to remain in the top four of the standings. Going into the contest the team was one place ahead of the Wolves and gained an advantage when the game location was changed to their home field. None of that made a difference, however, as the Trolls lost the contest, 4-1. The No. 5 seeded Trolls and the No. 4 seeded Wolves of Cardinal Stritch University faced each other again on October 29 during the first round of the CCAC conference tournament. Although the Trolls put together a better game than the 4-1 loss in the regular season match-up, they lost the game 1-0. The team, 11-6-1, will now wait to play in the NCCAA regional tournament.
Volleyball Knocked Out of the NCCAA Regionals
In the first round of the NCCAA North Central Regional
Tournament, hosted by
To read more about this year’s athletics teams, visit the Trolls online at: http://tcc.trnty.edu/athletics
SAVE THE DATE
November 3 – Diversity Lecture Series—Dr. Ron Sider, 7 p.m.
November 4 – Reformation Hymn Festival, Lecture: 3:30 p.m.; Concert: 7:30 p.m.
November 10-12, 17-19 – Fall Theatre Production—“Quiet In the Land,” 7:30 p.m.
November 11 – Diversity Lecture Series—Reverend Richard Twiss, 3:30 p.m.
November 11 – David Crowder Band in concert, 8 p.m., SOLD OUT
November 14 – First Mondays - Diversity Lecture Series—Reverend Dr. Herma Williams, 10 a.m.
November 29 – TAC event at Chicago Bulls game
November 30 – Alumni reception in
December 3 – Christmastide, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
December 10 – Tea Around the Tree, 1-4 p.m.
December 17 – Commencement
February 3-4 – Homecoming
For more information on any of these upcoming events, please see our Web site at: http://tcc.trnty.edu/new/
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