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Monthly Archives: February 2010

Olympic Dreams

- Snowboard In my next life, I will be a snowboarder. I will hurl myself down icy chutes, launching toward the heavens while doing a halfMcTwistlattecorkscrew900halfpipe.  Or something like that.  I will wear baggy clothes and a cool helmet and throw…
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Dorothy Stang's Witness to Justice

- brenna (Large) Brenna Daugherty, Trinity 2013, grand niece of Sister Dorothy Stang, SND at the February 13, 2010 symposium marking the 5th anniversary of Sister Dorothy’s death She knew she would be killed.   Listening to author Binka le Breton retell the story
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Remembering Sister Dorothy Stang, SND

- Dot Stang Presente copy Five years!  Hard to believe that five years have come and gone since the terrible news of the murder of Sister Dorothy Stang, SND, emerged from the Amazon rainforest.    She was assassinated because of her courageous stance against the powerful…
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- Trinity will resume classes on Saturday — HOORAY! — and even today, many offices are open as our administrative team gets back to business. Among many important items on today’s agenda — REFUND CHECKS! These are disbursements that students need,…
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- students Is this like going to college in New England? 5 pm:  Done.  Over.  We are all ready to say goodbye to this hyperactive winter.  We should all spend the weekend shopping (maybe online) for suntan lotion and flipflops.  Anything to…
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- sunshine (Large) 7:00 am:  The sun smacked me right between the eyes, waking me up from a very deep sleep in my “home away from home” in Main 401.  Sunshine!  What a welcome sight after yesterday’s terrible storm.  The wind is still…
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- plowing (Large) 5:30 PM:  The winds are howling outside still, but even before the snow stopped blowing sideways our intrepid crews were out on the driveways continuing the Sisyphean task of removing snow. brown truck (Large) One part of our facilities team is quite a…
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- students 1 1 pm:  At the dining hall:  students in reasonably good cheer considering that they’ve been snowed-in pretty much since last Friday… students 2 stu 2 student student 2 Loyal and dedicated food service staff have helped to keep everyone’s spirits up! food staff bobgarybonnie
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Blogging the Blizzard

- 11:00 am:  Whiteout conditions continue, the wind is awesome!  Here’s a view looking to Cuvilly from the 4th floor of Main: cuvilly Notre Dame Chapel looks pretty in the snow: chapel (Large) Our hard-working crews keep going even in the blizzard conditions: crew (Large) He’s…
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Lonely Hearts at UNC

- Pity the poor women of the University of North Carolina squeezed into a booth in a gritty Chapel Hill bar waiting for “Mr. Right” to pass by.   Bless their hearts, they really do seem desperate …. see the article in
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
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