Trinity College eNewsletter: Winter 2020

WATCH OUR NEWEST VIDEO

What is ‘dispersed learning’? Train for ordination by coming to Bristol for six block weeks a year, remaining embedded in your local context, and participating in weekly virtual seminars and pastoral groups with your cohort: http://bit.ly/2UPywkE.

 

RETREAT DAY

Last week, our residential community participated in a spiritual retreat day together. Students could choose from among eight options for the day led by a mix of faculty and students. Read more about the day >

 

ONE COUPLE, TWO TRAINING TRACKS

Ordinands Sarah and Jonathan Lee chose Trinity so Sarah could train in our residential learning community and so Jonathan could train through our dispersed learning option for more time in context. Read their story >

 

Coming up

RESEARCH CONFERENCE: 8-10 June 2020

Our postgraduate research students will be joining us in Aberdeen this year for our summer research conference, with student paper presentations and the opportunity to hear from a senior scholar.

OPEN DAY: 7 November 2020

Open Day for prospective students! Come and chat with our faculty and students, get a taste of what it could mean to study in community, and consider whether God may be calling you here. For more information, email admissions@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk or phone 0117 968 0254.

 

Latest blog posts

Trinity’s pioneer programme expands

This academic year, we are expanding the opportunities for both pioneers and those who wish to learn more about pioneer ministry. Currently, up to thirty-five students have participated in ‘input classes’, which are half-termly meetings, timed to coordinate with our dispersed learners’ block weeks. As they meet through Zoom, the group hears a seminar from […]

Trinity Ordinand Sarah Lee Awarded British Empire Medal

On New Year’s Eve, Trinity ordinand Sarah Lee invited her parents, brother, and children to join her and her husband (Trinity ordinand Jonathan Lee) via Zoom for a surprising piece of news. Sarah had been awarded a British Empire Medal from the Queen for services to the community in Oundle, Northamptonshire. Just prior to her […]

Winner of student accommodation design announced

On Monday, Trinity’s Site Development Group chose a winner from among the five designers shortlisted to design our new student accommodation building. After the candidates made final virtual presentations, Bristol-based O’LearyGoss Architects was selected as the firm best suited to partner with Trinity on this project. ‘It has been a real honour to journey with […]

Trinity welcomes new tutor Revd Dr Donna Lazenby

We are pleased to announce that after Easter the Revd Dr Donna Lazenby will be joining Trinity College Bristol as Co-Vice Principal and Director of Formation.   ‘Donna is an outstanding young theologian and teacher, and has made a significant national contribution to formation for ministry already. As well as lecturing, Donna will be part […]