Faculty & Staff Announcements
The Student Engagement Source: Week of 26How to Leave a Lasting Impression Workshop Series Do you make a good first impression? Do you understand what your appearance, body language and non-verbal behavior convey? These workshops will provide tips and tricks on leaving a lasting, positive impression on the people you encounter in a variety of situations. Students must participate in all three sessions to receive a certificate. All sessions will be held from 1pm – 2pm on Tuesdays, February 10th, 17th, and 24th Please complete the link to register for the series by clicking here More...
Wednesday, January 28th Billiart Center for Social Justice: A Jewish Perspective on Social Justice, 1:30p.m., Rose Parlor Student Involvement & Service Fair (sponsored by Student Affairs), 4:00p.m. – 6:00p.m., O’Connor Auditorium. The spring Student Involvement and Service Fair is a great opportunity to learn about student organizations, leadership programs, spiritual exploration and service opportunities. Check out the list of Student Organizations on our website. Basketball vs. Central Penn, 7:00p.m., Trinity Center Gym Thursday, January 29th Mindful Eating, 11:30a.m. – 2:00p.m., Alumnae Hall (sponsored by Sodexo, Health & Wellness and the Trinity Center) Display cooking with Chef Eric. Registered Dietician, Christina Wang will be available to talk about the Mindful program and to offer her services to the community. In Plain Sight documentary screening and conversation with Dr. Piland (sponsored by Women Student Action Coalition), 4:30p.m. – 6:30p.m., O’Connor Auditorium Friday, January 30th Capitol Area Food Bank service opportunity, meet at 12:10pm at the Trinity shuttle. For further information and to register please contact Sr. Camilla Burns at firstname.lastname@example.org Upcoming Events save the date! Tuesday, February 3rd, Advising Trivia, 2:30p.m. – 3:30p.m., O’Connor Auditorium Wednesday, February 4th, Sophomore Pin, 6:00p.m., Social Hall. As sophomores begin to declare their majors and move into a new phase of their academic career, Trinity celebrates by issuing each Sophomore a gold “TC” pin at a special ceremony marking the occasion. Thursday, February 5th, Breakfast with Dean Meechie and Dean Morgan, 8:00a.m., Alumnae Hall Friday, February 6th, Basketball vs. MACU, 6:00p.m., Trinity Center Gym Thank you for joining our panel discussion Hands Up: Race, Violence and Civil Action in the 21st Century on Tuesday, January 20th. Our conversation followed the context of the following video - What Ferguson has taught us about the police History Professor, Dr. Noel Voltz, mentioned the paradox of a police force trained to kill that takes away the humanity of thinking before doing -- think before shooting Special guest Director of the public defender service of DC, Avis Buchanan, acknowledged that police are the government's weapon; change is to come if we first and foremost believe that change will take place. Our General Counsel, Sarah Phelps, shared her personal experience as an attorney fearing the police, and the challenge of diverse communities living the reality of a militant society Take action today…Three immediate solutions to begin taking action against police brutality:
Free Office 365 for you!FREE Microsoft Office 365 special offer for Trinity students, faculty and staff. The industry standard in productivity software is now yours free through Trinity Washington University. Have you signed up yet? It's easy to do! Just visit http://www.trinitydc.edu/get365 and sign up right now to download Office 365 at no charge! Through our campus agreement with Microsoft, we are pleased to extend this benefit (a $79.99 value) to all current students, faculty and staff. As a member of Trinity, you have access to full versions of the latest Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher and Access on up to 5 PCs or Macs, and Office apps on other mobile devices including tablets such as iPads. But wait, there’s more! 1TB of online storage!
Rooted in Love: Sunday Feb 8thSr. Nancy Murray, OP -- sister of comedian and actor Bill Murray -- will perform the piece she wrote, Rooted in Love: the life and death story of Sr. Dorothy Stang, on Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 2:00 pm in O'Connor Auditorium. This free presentation, sponsored by the Billiart Center for Social Justice at Trinity is open to the public, and will be followed by refreshments. For more information and reservations, contact Sr. Camilla Burns, SND.
Trinity Text Alerts this winter!Wondering if campus is still open when the snow is falling fast? Text “Follow Trinitydcalerts” to 40404 on your cell phone and you will get instant alerts about Trinity’s status and directions in emergencies.
Getting Started with LyncNeed help with the new Lync phone system? Use this handy quick-start guide!
New Faculty Resources SiteA new collection of resources for faculty members has been created to bring this important information into one consolidated resource. View the new faculty resources site!
Rest of this Afternoon
Snow and rain. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Snow. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Lows in the upper 20s. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.
Cloudy. Snow showers likely
Mainly in the Morning. Little or no additional snow accumulation. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Partly cloudy in the Evening
Then clearing. Lows around 19. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Upcoming Campus Events
1:30pm @ Rose Parlor, Main Hall - Campus Ministry
7:00pm @ Trinity Center Gym - Trinity Athletics
4:30pm @ O'Connor Auditorium - Student Activities