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Check out this link for scholarships

July 21, 2014 - These resources have been vetted by the US Department of Education. They are scholarships- not loans- and do NOT have to be repaid. https://studentaid.ed.gov/types/grants-scholarships/finding-scholarships Continue reading
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Announcing the departures of Candice Washington and Dr. Farhaana Nyamekye

July 16, 2014 - It is with a heavy heart and fond farewell that I am announcing the resignations of both Candice Washington and Dr. Farhaana Nyamekye. Both of these women have given tremendous amounts of time and energy to serving the needs of our students, and will be sorely missed.  This has been a year of many transitions and, though they challenge us, all will be well. We are a committed and gifted group of people. Candice’s last day will be Friday, July 18th and she is busy meeting with her students and prepping them for the transition. We are working hard to … Continue reading
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Welcome Aura Gardner to Trinity SPS

July 16, 2014 - Please join me in welcoming Aura Gardner as a new Academic Advisor in the School of Professional Studies. She joins us from Davenport University in Michigan, and is a very experienced academic advisor and faculty member. She will advise students in Pre-Nursing, Health Sciences, Pre- Occupational Therapy Assisting, and our Early Childhood Education programs. She can be reached at (202) 884-9620 and gardnerau@trinitydc.edu. Continue reading
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Interested in Healthcare, but not sure which way to go?

June 5, 2014 - Join us at our Allied Health Curricula Expo   Thursday, June 26 10:00 a.m.—12 Noon 125 Michigan Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20017 Learn more about programs in the School of Nursing and Health Professions • Exercise Science (B.S.) • Health Science (B.S.) • Nursing Pre-licensure (B.S.N.) • Nursing (R.N. to B.S.N.) • Occupational Therapy Assistant (A.A.S.) “I found how to grow the confidence in myself, and in my relationships with others. This helps a lot in nursing because I interact with many different people. Tinity’s liberal arts education gave me a taste of everything and gave me a more robust … Continue reading
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Interested in the Early Childhood Education Program at Trinity? Check out this scholarship for teachers in early childhood centers.

June 5, 2014 - T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® DC – 4th Annual College Fair 6/19/2014 at MLK Jr Memorial Library Ready for the next step in your professional career? You may be eligible to receive a scholarship for the fall 2014 term. Submit your T.E.A.C.H. DC application by July 1. Attend the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® DC – 4th Annual College Fair on June 19, 2014, between 1:30 and 3:30 PM at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. Click here or call (202) 833-2220 to register.   Continue reading
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Public Relations Intern Position is Available

June 5, 2014 -                         Public Relations Intern   The United Planning Organization (UPO) – www.upo.org  – the designated community action agency for Washington, DC, was established December 10, 1962 to plan, coordinate, and implement human services programs for low-income residents in the Nation’s Capital. For over 50 years, UPO has been in the forefront of the war on poverty, serving as the catalyst for economic security and growth for all Washington, DC residents. UPO seeks an intern who is eager to be an “intrapreneur”. We value new ideas, professional drive, and curiosity. … Continue reading
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Memorial Day Weekend at Trinity

May 22, 2014 - This weekend offers us a time to remember and honor all those who have given their lives in service to the United States.  Trinity’s offices and services, including the Library, will be closed Saturday, Sunday, and Monday May 24, 25, and 26 in observance of Memorial Day.   On Friday, May 23, Trinity will have minimal staffing in many offices.  Some classes are running this Friday.  The Library will be closed on Friday although its many virtual resources are available as always.  Other offices may be closed:  please call ahead to confirm availability before coming to campus.   As we … Continue reading
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Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Internships

May 20, 2014 - CBCF also has an Alumni Association for those who have completed our programs. Internship Programs Program participants receive housing, a stipend, office placements, and opportunities to meet and interact with professional politicos and leaders working in all branches of government. Additionally, they are eligible for scholarships for prestigious public policy graduate programs, such as the University of California-Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Hastings College of the Law, and they are actively recruited by executive branch agencies such as the State Department and the Office of Management and Budget. CBCF Emerging Leaders Internship Program | Application Session: Fall 2014 Application Deadline: … Continue reading
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Are Writing Skills Necessary Anymore?

May 19, 2014 - Career Coach: Are writing skills necessary anymore? By Joyce E.A. Russell, Published: May 22, 2011, Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/career-coach-are-writing-skills-necessary-anymore/2011/05/18/AFJLUF9G_story.html We know the value of oral communication skills for today’s workers, but that other type of communication— writing — is just as important. With today’s emphasis on fast communication through technology, it seems more people ask why they need to take writing courses or learn writing skills when they can just text their views to employers, clients and colleagues. Even children seem to gripe more these days about why they need to learn to write in complete sentences. So what is the value … Continue reading
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Congratulations new Trinity graduates!

May 19, 2014 - It was a beautiful day and the graduates were elegantly dressed in in their hoods, gowns and mortarboard. It was truly inspiring and I hope that all who could joined us on Saturday. As you know, many SPS students have waited years for this event, dividing their lives between careers and study to achieve this goal. I was humbled in the face of the perseverance it must take to keep pushing forward, day after day, for 10 years, 20 years, and even 46 years for one student. Isn’t that amazing?!? Please join me in applauding the spirit of our graduates. Continue reading
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