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Monthly Archives: December 2008

Trinity Celebrates the Inauguration of Barack Obama with a Festive Luncheon, “In Celebration of Community Organizers” Children’s Defense Fund Founder Marian Wright Edelman to Give Keynote Address

December 17, 2008 - Trinity Washington University will celebrate the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States with a festive luncheon, “In Celebration of Community Organizers,” on Thursday, January 15, at 12:00 noon. Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children’s Defense Fund, will give the keynote address. “The luncheon will honor Trinity friends and colleagues who make the world a better place through their service to those in need,” said President Patricia McGuire. Continue reading

Tykaria Watts ’10 Reflects on Summer in Senegal

December 8, 2008 - Washington, D.C., native Tykaria Watts knew she was ready to travel. As an Intelligence Community Center of Academic Excellence (ICCAE) scholar, she needed to decide where her travel would take her. After discussions with Deepa Peppin ’02, Director of International Studies, Watts chose Senegal, a country that would provide knowledge of emerging economies and governments in Africa today, as well as a glimpse into her family history. Continue reading

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