Zumba classes offered as part of expanding fitness options

By Joseph Hutton

IMG_5808Zumba classes are now offered to students and staff on campus.

On Mondays at 4:45pm and Wednesdays at 7 p.m., students can participate in zumba for an hour in the racquetball courts in Moore. Zumba is a fitness program that is focused on dance and aerobic elements. Hip-hop, salsa, and samba moves are incorporated with squats and lunges all set to upbeat music.

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Behind the scenes of the 72-Hour Film Festival

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Students film a scene with Jason Adkins, Trevecca’s Urban Farm and Environmental Projects Coordinator

By Griffin Dunn

Students made many late night efforts this weekend preparing for Trevecca SGA’s 72-Hour Film Festival at Trevecca.

The teams of students were assigned a genre last Friday at 9 p.m. and have until Monday at 9 p.m. to complete a short film, which fulfills not only their genre but also other set tasks for bonus points.

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Immigrant students without legal status struggle to pay for college

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Jazmin Ramirez

By Manon Lane

Jazmin Ramirez always wanted to go to college, but it wasn’t until she was a junior in high school that she realized it might not be possible.

“I always knew I was undocumented, but I never actually understood what that meant until my junior year of high school when I started applying, or looking into colleges,” said Ramirez, a freshman social justice major, as she stood in front of her peers and gave a student’s perspective at the G92 Immigration Forum hosted last month by the J.V. Morsch Center for Social Justice.

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TIA begins four sports next week

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By Joseph Hutton

Starting next week, the Trevecca Intramural Association will begin offering four new sports.

Dodgeball, tennis and soccer will return to the list of spring intramural sports that Trevecca students, faculty and staff can join. Indoor volleyball will be a new sport this year for the TIA. [Read more…]

New course to explore women in history

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By Bailey Basham

A new course exploring women in history will make its debut in the fall.

Erica Hayden was hired last year as an assistant professor of history and felt that there was something missing from the curriculum. It didn’t take long before she was meeting with academic council with a new idea in her pocket.

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Trevecca president book on sexuality due out this month

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By Bailey Basham

Trevecca President Dan Boone wants the church to not be afraid to talk to about human sexuality, and his latest book is an effort to help the conversation.

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Trevecca’s Urban Farm needs volunteers

By Montgomery P. Sparrow

Trevecca students, regardless of major, can volunteer on the Urban Farm.
The Trevecca Urban Farm, which includes gardens, animals, fruit trees and aquaponics, is in need of a few good volunteers. This month the farm is starting a new program called Meet and Greet. Every Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. students can feed goats and chickens and pigs by hand and help socialize the animals.

There are also other volunteer opportunities and jobs available to interested students.

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