November 7, 2006
“Therefore, my dear friends, as you have always obeyed—not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence—continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you to will and to act according to his good purpose.” Philippians 2:12-13 NIV
FALL PLAY TAKES THE STAGE
TRINITY MUSIC DEPARTMENT OFFERS VARIETY OF CONCERTS
Join the music department for a brass and organ concert on Friday, November 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the Van Namen Recital Hall. Enjoy organ solos by Candace Peters and trumpet solos and duets by Kenneth Austin and Mark Peters. On Saturday, November 18, at 7:30 p.m. the Gospel Choir will sing in the Ozinga Chapel under the direction of Jim Palmore. A highlight of the concert will be the performance of Psalm 1, which was written and arranged by Trinity student Andrew McClendon Jr. A third opportunity to be inspired is December 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Van Namen Recital Hall for an evening of chamber and solo violin music by the String Ensemble led by music instructor Matthew Mantell. All concerts are free and open to the public. For more information, call 708.597.3000.
CHRISTMASTIDE RETURNS TO OZINGA CHAPEL
Christmastide, a campus-wide musical celebration of the birth of Christ, will be offered on Saturday, December 2 at 4 and 7:30 p.m. in the Ozinga Chapel. Enjoy performances by the Concert Choir, Honors Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, Brass Quintet, Gospel Choir, and the Flute Ensemble. The program will include both celebratory and meditative musical selections, choral music from the 15th through the 21st centuries, readings for the season, and festive hymns and carols with brass, organ, and audience participation. General admission tickets can be purchased for $12.50 by calling 708.597.3000.
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.
CALLING ALL ALUMNI—WE WANT YOUR STORIES
Do you know an alum with an interesting story? The
alumni office is looking for alumni to
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 today, the student callers have raised $75,467. 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.
Women's Soccer Defeated in
NAIA Region Finals, Moves onto NCCAA ReGION Tourney
In the first round of the NAIA Region VII tournament on October 31 the No. 6 seed Trolls upset the No.3 Robert Morris College (IL). A goal scored at the end of the first period was enough to give the Trolls the 1-0 victory. Then on November 3, the No. 6 Trolls once again proved better than their rank as they defeated the No. 2 William Penn University (IA) in the semifinal game of the NAIA Region Tournament. In the NAIA Region VII championship game on Saturday, the Trolls fell one goal short of upsetting the top seeded Saint Xavier University (IL). Nationally ranked No. 8 Saint Xavier scored early in the second period to give the Trolls the 1-0 loss. The team is now 16-6 for the season. The Trolls will compete in the NCCAA North Central Region Tournament that starts today. They will play this Friday at 1:30 p.m. at
Cross Country Competes in
In post-season competition held at Olivet Nazarene University (IL) last Saturday the Trolls competed in a meet that served as the conference championships as well as the NAIA Region VII meet. The women’s team took sixth place of the eight CCAC schools and was tenth in the region. The men captured fifth of the six CCAC teams and seventh of ten region schools.
Volleyball Loses to Olivet
Nazarene IN FINAL SEASON MATCH
In their final regular season match on October 31 the Trolls hosted Olivet Nazarene University (IL), the top conference team. The team lost in three straight games, 17-30, 25-30, 18-30. They ended their regular season with a 9-25 overall and a 2-7 conference record.
Women's Basketball Struggles
in Season starters
The basketball season did not start off the way the team had anticipated as they had a hard time against
To read more about this year’s athletics teams, visit the Trolls online at http://tcc.trnty.edu/athletics/
SAVE THE DATE
November 9-11; 16-18 – Fall play, A Plague of Angels, 7:30 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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