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Sr. Helen Prejean, author of ‘Dead Man Walking,’ addresses Trinity

February 28, 2017 - Anti-Death Penalty advocate, author and subject of movies and operas, Sr. Helen Prejean, discussed her latest work, and her lifelong passion of fighting the Death Penalty with the Trinity Community Continue reading


Timothy Shriver addresses Trinity

February 14, 2017 - Timothy Shriver, Chair of the Special Olympics, addressed Trinity on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Continue reading


Sower’s Seed Lecture 2016: Corinne Cannon ’99, ’03

October 21, 2016 - Corinne Cannon '99, '03, Founder and Executive Director of the DC Diaper Bank delivered the 2016 Sower's Seed Lecture on October 20, at Trinity Washington University. She was introduced by Trinity scholar-athlete Brenda Alonso. Continue reading


Payden Academic Center Construction Timelapse: From Groundbreaking to Dedication

June 9, 2016 - On June 4, 2016, Trinity Washington University dedicated the Payden Academic Center, home to the sciences, nursing, and many other academic programs. Thank you to all of our generous benefactors. Continue reading


Dedication of the Payden Academic Center

June 4, 2016 - June 4, 2016 dedication of the Payden Academic Center at Trinity Washington University in Washington, D.C. Opens Fall of 2016. Continue reading


Trinity Commencement Keynote 2016: Dr. Jane Dammen McAuliffe

May 25, 2016 - Trinity Washington University Commencement Keynote by Dr. Jane Dammen McAuliffe ’66, Director of National and International Outreach at Library of Congress; May 21, 2016 at the Trinity Center. Washington DC. Continue reading


Women of Excellence Symposium with Cong. Eleanor Holmes-Norton Trinity Washington University

March 21, 2016 - D.C. Congressional Delegate, Eleanor Holmes-Norton Hosted her Women of Excellence symposium at Trinity Washington University with a panel that included Gina F. Adams, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs at the FedEx Corporation, Nakeisha Neal Jones, Executive Director of Public Allies DC, and Laila Linares, Surge Fleet Life Cycle Manager at the Department of Navy’s Military Sealift Command. The Symposium took place on March 14, 2016 at 11:00 am in Social Hall at Trinity Washington University Continue reading


President Patricia McGuire TIAA Institute Hesburgh Award Acceptance Remarks

March 16, 2016 - The TIAA Institute honored Trinity President Patricia McGuire on March 14, 2016, presenting her with the 2016 TIAA Institute Hesburgh Award for Leadership Excellence, which recognizes outstanding leadership in higher education. The award is named in honor of the great educator and humanitarian, the late Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh. The award was presented at ACE2016, the American Council on Education’s 98th Annual Meeting, in San Francisco. Continue reading


Pinkie Mayfield ’96, Trinity Washington University Winter Graduation 2016 Keynote

January 20, 2016 - Trinity graduate Pinkie Dent Mayfield ’96, vice president of corporate affairs and special assistant to the chairman at Graham Holdings Company (formerly The Washington Post Company), was the keynote speaker at Trinity Washington University’s Winter Graduation on Friday, January 8, 2016. She was awarded an honorary doctor of laws for her achievements in corporate life and philanthropy in Washington and for her devotion to her alma mater. She shared her journey to success, reflecting on her challenges and motivations and offering her guidance to Trinity’s newest graduates. Continue reading


Cap & Gown 2015

September 26, 2015 - Saturday, September 26, 2015. On Cap and Gown Weekend, members of the senior class who had earned 92 credits or more wore their caps and gowns for the first time and were officially recognized by Trinity as seniors. This important campus tradition dates back to when the very first class to graduate from Trinity, the Red Class of 1904, gathered in fall 1903. Continue reading