Blue and Gold
In 1983 Dean of Students Arvid Olson announced to Director of Physical Education Gary Naylor that "The Administrative Committee has approved your recommendation that the athletic team uniform colours become blue/gold/white rather than brown/gold/white. Student Council has supported this colour change ..."
Memo, November 8, 1983 [TWU Archives: F 3 B 15 File 11]
The transformation took some time, but eventually touched everything from signage and university letterhead to team uniforms and umbrellas.
Cheering on the Spartans
Cheerleaders, 1974 - keeping up a tradition begun in 1967.
[TWU Archives: 1998-01-0781]
The "Learning With a Purpose" parade float, decked out in brown and gold, ca. 1975.
[TWU Archives: 1998-01-2114]
Basketball team, in uniform, with coach Jake Braun (left), 1973.
[TWU Archives: 1998-01-0534]
Media and Publications staff modelling Trinity memorabilia, ca. 1995.
[TWU Archives: 2001-01-0235]
The Spartans mascot, 1996.
[TWU Archives: 2005-11-0027]
Spartans faithful, 199-.
[TWU Archives: 1998-01-5083]