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Pat McGuire has been the president of Trinity Washington University since 1989.
They Persisted: Trinity Graduates 2017

- Trinity graduates have remarkable stories of persistence in the face of many challenges, and ultimate triumph. These stories inspire the rising generations! Congratulations to all students who will graduate on Saturday!
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Honesty v. Loyalty, Federal Edition

- No contest: Honesty Rules. Executives who command loyalty over honesty are sowing the seeds of destruction.
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Sr. Camilla Burns on the “Trinity” who Built Trinity

- Three Sisters of Notre Dame who collaborated on the founding of Trinity were visionary women and also sharp, persistent business executives.
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Founders Day: Julia McGroarty, Champion of Women’s Rights and Education

- Sister Julia McGroarty, SND, and the other SNDs who founded Trinity in 1897 were champions for women's rights and education. On Founders Day 2017, Sisters Mary Johnson, Mary Hayes and Camilla Burns shared their reflections on the work and continuing legacy of the Founders.
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Founders Day: Behold the Work of this Immigrant Woman!

- Sr. Mary Johnson, SND, gave a powerful talk on Founders Day about the legacy of Sr. Julia McGroarty, SND, an immigrant woman who "built big...built beautiful...built to last" We are her heirs at Trinity.
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Founders Day at Trinity: Legacy and Future

- Sister Julia McGroarty, SND, and our SND Founders continue to influence our lives and work at Trinity.
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Earth Day 2017: Big Man, Little Bird

- We can all learn a good lesson about how to interface with nature by watching the successful rescue of an eaglet at the National Arboretum.
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Remarkable Research by Trinity Women!

- Spring Research Day 2017 exemplifies the very best academic achievements of Trinity's students and faculty.
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Seeking Resurrection

- On Easter Weekend 2017 we may ask ourselves how we got to this unhappy moment in human history, but then we must set about restoring our commitment to build a society of hope, of charity, of justice and peace.
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Unfriendly Skies

- An airline decides that its passenger is not a human being worthy of care and respect, but nothing more than a stray piece of luggage to be dragged down the aisle. More road trips, less air travel for me!
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu