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Mourning the loss of Nelson Mandela

December 6, 2013 - TO:  The Trinity Community   As we mourn the loss of Nelson Mandela, and celebrate his life, his transformative leadership and his enduring legacy, please take a few minutes to listen to Trinity graduate Amy Costello ’92, who chronicles this great leader’s remarkable life and the ways in which he changed a nation – and the world. Her radio segment was on PRI’s “The World” last night – broadcast nationally by NPR and globally.   Listen to Amy/read the transcript at:  http://www.pri.org/stories/2013-12-05/nelson-mandela-man-who-brought-south-africa-out-apartheid-dies-95   In her tribute to Nelson Mandela – “liberation leader, political prisoner, president, and global icon for peace” … Continue reading
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Interested in a Career with Volkswagen? Check out this Analyst Training Program for Recent College Grads

December 4, 2013 - Application Period for the 2014 VWGoA Graduate Program Opens December 6         VWGoA is pleased to announce the application process for the fifth Graduate Program class will launch on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. The Graduate Program began in 2010 and has welcomed a total of 61 enthusiastic recent bachelor’s and master’s level graduates into the organization. The Graduate Analysts have had great success in establishing themselves throughout various departments across Audi, Bentley, Group Functions, Volkswagen and VW Credit, Inc. The program’s accomplishments over the past four years are the combined result of the efforts of talented graduate … Continue reading
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Interested in nonprofit management? This free seminar expands on the knowledge that you find in our classrooms

December 2, 2013 - Nonprofit Legal Clinic: Understanding some of the Building Blocks of Good Governance. The DC Bar Pro Bono Program is offering a pro bono service clinic for nonprofits to meet one-on-one with an attorney to help review and update the organization’s Whistleblower and Record Retention policies and also Conflict of Interest Policies and Disclosure Forms at DLA Piper located 500 8th Street, NW on December 10 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. To register contact Lauren Paley at lpaley@dcbar.gov or call 202-737-4700 ext. 3347. Continue reading
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Happy Hanukkah! from Sister Mary Ellen Dow

December 2, 2013 - Lighting the Hanukkah Menorah (also known as a Hanukkiyah) is one of the most important parts of celebrating the Jewish festival of Hanukkah.   Every night during Hanukkah members of the family will gather around their menorahs and recite the blessings below as part of the candle lighting ceremony. The first two blessings are recited each night. The third blessing is only recited on the first night of Hanukkah, when the menorah is kindled for the first time.     Blessing 1 Blessed are You, Lord our God, Ruler of the universe, who has sanctified us with Your commandments, and … Continue reading
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Thanksgiving Hours and Reflections from President McGuire

November 25, 2013 - Dear Students, Faculty, Staff and friends in the Trinity community,   Thanksgiving is almost here!  Below please find Trinity’s official hours during the holidays this week.  Additionally, I would like to invite you to share your Thanksgiving reflections that I may post on my Thanksgiving blog for Trinity.  Just reply to this message with your message of thanks in keeping with this season, and let me know if I can use your name or if you wanted it posted anonymously.  I will post my Thanksgiving blog on Wednesday.   Trinity’s Thanksgiving Schedule is as follows:   Thanksgiving Holiday Closing Dates … Continue reading
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Free Workshops at the Foundation Center- perfect for students interested in nonprofit management

November 18, 2013 - Grantseeking Basics. The Foundation Center-Washington DC is offering a Grantseeking Basic class on December 3rd from 10:30 am to 12 noon at 1627 K Street NW, Third Floor. The class will focus on important steps to take before seeking a grant such as understanding the grantseeking process and related tools and resources to assist your efforts. For more information and to register visit http://grantspace.org/Classroom/training-calendar/Washington-DC/grantseeking-basics-2013-12-03-washington-dc3.   Proposal Writing Basics. The Foundation Center-Washington DC is offering a Proposal Writing Basics class on December 10th from 10:30 am to 12 noon at 1627 K Street NW, Third Floor. The class is designed for … Continue reading
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Assessing and Improving your Undergraduate Education in SPS

November 11, 2013 - As students in the School of Professional Studies, you are looking for an educational experience that teaches you the theory of the subject, as well as the practical application that you can start to use on the job right away. Each course is taught with a carefully selected textbook that will challenge you, and by a faculty member with theoretical and real world experience in that field.  Analytical and quantitative skills should be developed, along with your knowledge of scholarship, information literacy, cultural awareness, and oral and written communication.   To help ensure that you are learning and able to … Continue reading
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Need help finding a job or internship? Check out this event from Trinity’s Office fo Career Services

November 7, 2013 - Job and internship searchING Are you interested in finding a job or an internship, but don’t know where to start? Come learn about the searching process and gain helpful tips to use as you pursue your next opportunity. When: Thursday, November 14, 2013 Where: Library Auditorium Time: 5:15pm Presented by Peer Career Educator: Naysia Phifer *PLEASE READ*: This event is free and RSVP’s are not required. Additionally, our programs and services are available to members of the Trinity community only. Non-Trinity guests are not permitted.  For additional questions, please contact the Office of Career Services and Experiential Learning at 202-884-9636. Continue reading
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Career Fair Information from the Trinity Office of Career Services

November 7, 2013 - MEMO TO:          The Trinity Community FROM:                Office of Career Services and Experiential Learning RE:                      Career & Internship Fair DATE:                  November 5, 2013     IMPORTANT NOTICE: This event is not sponsored by the Office of Career Services and Experiential Learning and transportation will not be provided by Trinity. As a result, we kindly ask everyone to visit the website below for more information and further details.   Start-Up Career & Internship Fair 2013 Jobs and internships at start up firms can be both exciting and challenging, as well as a great environment for current college students and recent graduates. The … Continue reading
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Reminder! Math Workshop on Graphing Lines and Solving Systems this Friday!

November 4, 2013 - WORKSHOP: Graphing Lines and Solving Systems of Equations in Mathematics Friday, November 8, 6:30 pm  – Library Seminar Room 202 Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and practice graphing lines by using a table of values, the x and y intercepts, and the rise and run. We will focus on understanding which methods are more efficient for certain forms of linear equations. Students will also have the opportunity to ask questions about and practice solving systems of equations using the substitution and elimination methods. SPS Math Specialist Dr. Farhaana Nyamekye Continue reading
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Connect with Trinity:

Contact the School of Professional Studies at 202-884-9620 or by fax at 202-884-9632.
Interested in attending Trinity? Please visit our Office of Admissions.


Connect with Trinity:

Contact the School of Professional Studies at 202-884-9620 or by fax at 202-884-9632.
Interested in attending Trinity? Please visit our Office of Admissions.