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Women’s Leadership

When JFK Called Trinity Alumnae to Service

- At the Class of 1958 Commencement, Senator John F. Kennedy called Trinity graduates to lives of service and political engagement. We're still hearing his resounding call!
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Trinity Women in Science!

- Dr. Moitra's students in Genetics and Evolution wow the audience with Fiction Reading and a Poster Session on Genetics.
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Nancy Pelosi in the National Women’s Hall of Fame

- Trinity Alumna Nancy Pelosi, Class of 1962, Democratic Leader and first (and only) woman Speaker of the House now joins the roster of legends at the National Women's Hall of Fame.
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Happy Birthday, Father Hesburgh!

- 96 years young, Father Ted Hesburgh of Notre Dame inspires new generations of leaders!
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Phenomenal Girl Scout Scholars!

- Girl Scouts are phenomenal women!
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Malala Goes Home

- Malala Yousafzai is a symbol of the ongoing struggle for gender equity in education.
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Remembering Trinity’s Philosopher Queen: Sr. Helen James John, SND

- 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.
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Giving Thanks

- 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!
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Dorothy Shields ’57: Trinity Woman Extraordinaire

- Dorothy Shields was a champion of social justice and equal rights. As a Trinity Trustee she provided clear and tireless guidance to the changing institution in the 1990s.
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Women’s Education: Don’t Take It for Granted!

- Women are banned from the study of 77 disciplines in Iran on the theory that "Some fields are not very suitable for women's nature." Shades of 1897! Women cannot take education or freedom for granted.
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu


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