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Uncle Earl’s Ethical Enigma

- Public officials should not make up fictional characters to hide campaign activities. Duh.
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Voices of Trinity: Updated: Reflections on the March on Washington 1963 – 2013

- Updated: Trinity students, faculty and staff share their experiences at this week's March on Washington and related events...
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Lying, Cheating and Ruining Lives

- In the tragic story of the Atlanta cheating scandal, we find one more reason to strengthen the message of Trinity's Honor Code.
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A Century of Honor at Trinity

- Trinity's Honor System is alive and well, representing the very best of our grand traditions.
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Teaching Ethics in the Age of Dissembling

- Trinity's Honor System is an urgent and necessary method for teaching ethics in an age of scandal.
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No Pity for Charlie

- Trinity's Honor System teaches students that there's no substitute for acting with honor and integrity every single day. One dishonest act can destroy a lifetime of good work.
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(More Than) One Toke Over The Line

- (Apologies to Brewer & Shipley who wrote the song… “One Toke Over the Line”) The news is full of People Who Should Know Better Behaving Badly…. There’s that photo of Michael Phelps and the bong.  Really, what was…
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Plagiarism Ruination

- Plagiarism has ruined yet one more career. Such an old story, yet it must be retold again and again. This time, a top White House aide to President Bush is the culprit. Special Presidential Assistant Tom Goeglein admitted he used…
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Teaching Truth in Days of Deceit

- On the same day we learned that numerous baseball “greats” achieved their glory through cheating, I had a conversation with some academic colleagues about a problem that occurred during a freshman exam. Seems that some freshmen were using notes when…
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Say It Ain't So, Roger!

- Just so happens that I’ve had a thing for baseball all my life. Yes, it’s slow, maddeningly boring at times, but at it’s best baseball is a beautiful sport. Or, was. Sadly, the news today of a high-level report on
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email:

Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: