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Queering the Academy Trent 2018

TUFA’s Equity committee, in collaboration with staff, community partners, and student groups is organizing a campus-wide “Queering the Academy” campaign that will take place in October on both the Symons and Durham campuses. Some of the events planned for the Peterborough campus on October 30th include a Queering The Academy Celebration and Opening, a Coming … Read More

Trent & Community Mourns the Passing of Professor Emeritus Peter Adams

The University is saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Peter Adams, professor emeritus, honorary degree recipient, and long-time friend of Trent. Professor Adams was the founder of the Department of Geography at Trent University. He was chair in that department from 1968-1977 and remained a professor while also serving as dean of Graduate … Read More

Former TUFA member Cristl Verduyn ‘71 Named Member of the Order of Canada

University professor, author, and Trent University alumna Christl Verduyn ‘71 is among the latest inductees named to the Order of Canada. Also a union activist, Professor Verduyn served on the TUFA Executive Committee from 1984-1990 and served as the Faculty Association President for the 1988-1989 academic year. Professor Verduyn was inducted “for her contributions to … Read More