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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Remembering Trinity’s Philosopher Queen: Sr. Helen James John, SND

November 30, 2012 - Sr. Helen James John, SND, Class of 1951, introduced generations of Trinity students to the "habit of philosophizing." Her intellectual prowess and strong commitment to social justice and feminist principles galvanized students here and colleagues around the country. Continue reading
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Did Workers Die for Our Hoodies?

November 27, 2012 - Coming a century after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, the Bangladesh factory fire that killed 112 garment workers last weekend is a scandalous reminder of the still-urgent need to uphold the rights of workers and to call out major corporations who exploit overseas labor to increase profit margins. Continue reading
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Giving Thanks

November 21, 2012 - Giving thanks is the best, happiest, most productive thing we can do each day. Thank you to everyone who sustains our great work at Trinity! Continue reading
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November 13, 2012 - Leaders once again shock and disappoint with their personal conduct. How can we restore a sense of ethical propriety to the obligations of leadership? Continue reading
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Remembering Veterans with Gratitude

November 11, 2012 - We remember and thank all who serve in the nation's armed forces, not only today but every day. Continue reading
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Election Reflections

November 8, 2012 - We the People must sharpen our demand that our elected officials accept the real responsibilities of governing this nation. There's no time to lose! Continue reading
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Democracy Wins!

November 7, 2012 - "We the People" have spoken. Democracy is a beautiful thing! Now let's get on with the unfinished agenda... Continue reading
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Make a Fashion Statement — VOTE

November 5, 2012 - VOTE! Whatever else you have planned on Tuesday, please vote. Trinity students, faculty and staff may take the time necessary to vote. Exercise the most important responsibility of citizenship! Continue reading
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