Videos By and About Trinity
March 25, 2015 - This engaging video produced by reporter Julia Schmalz gives a brief history of Trinity and chronicles its transformation and growth under the leadership of President Pat McGuire. Hear the stories of Trinity students, faculty and graduates and see a mission-driven campus community united around the goal of educating and empowering students.
March 12, 2015 - Harry Jaffe and Tom Sherwood talk to Trinity Washington University’s Dowan McNair-Lee about the 20th anniversary of their book ‘Dream City: Race, Power, and the Decline of Washington, D.C.’
March 5, 2015 - Trinity junior Paige Telesford ’16 delivered a superb rendition of an excerpt from the speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop.” Her outstanding oratory was part of a major event at the National Cathedral in Washington, “Civil War to Civil Rights, The Last Great Speeches of Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King, Jr.” Watch Paige here as she is introduced by MSNBC host Chris Matthews. Learn more, and watch the full program here.
February 13, 2015 - Trinity nursing senior Martece Yates is featured in a new documentary, “Southeast 67,” which tells the compelling story of 67 rising seventh graders, who, growing up amidst violence and poverty in the late 1980s in Southeast D.C. are provided support and encouragement to complete high school and go to college. In this video interview with McClatchy media, she talks about her journey from junior high to earning her nursing degree at Trinity. Read the February 13, 2015, article here.
November 20, 2014 - Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico, and Trinity Alumnae Liana Fiol Matta (’67) addresses Trinity Washington University on Nov 19, 2014.
October 28, 2014 - Rep. Jim McGovern (D – MA) discusses the importance of making poverty a priority in governance at Trinity Washington University.
October 22, 2014 - Trinity celebrates 25 years of Clare Boothe Luce’s bequest, promoting women in the STEM fields, and supporting scholarship.
October 10, 2014 - Trinity senior Myesha Green is the focus of a powerful video featured at a special scholarship event at Cristo Rey Jesuit High in Baltimore.
October 2, 2014 - Assistant Professor of English Dr. Rewa Burnham (’05) addresses this year’s group of Trinity seniors at the 2014 Cap & Gown weekend Convocation.
June 26, 2014 - Philonda Johnson (’05) is the founding principal of KIPP DC: Discover Academy. Learn how the lessons Philonda learned at Trinity helped her blaze new trails in early childhood education, and put her on a path to success.