March 2011 Volume 19, Issue 10



Hello from the Alumni Office! 

Trinity University alumni chapters across the country joined efforts in February with local charities to give back as part of Trinity Cares, the second annual nationwide service project.  Check out the photos. More photos to come!  Did you want to attend a lecture at Trinity but were busy that day? Click here for a list of lectures now available to watch or hear via the Web. Also, visit the new Alumni Web site where you'll find it easier to connect, engage, and keep informed about Trinity University.

Profiles

Chris Chiara
Class of 2006

Ready for Anything

Jill Graham Collins
Class of 1970

Start Spreading the News

Nate Muncaster
Class of 1995

He was Born a Travelin' Man

Trinity in the News

Economist Peter Orszag Calls for Bold Steps to Reign in Deficit
Orszag, the former director of the Office of Management and Budget under the Obama administration, spoke on “The Economic and Fiscal Outlook”  as part of Trinity University’s Distinguished Lecture Series  on Thursday, Feb. 24,  in Trinity’s Laurie Auditorium. more>>>

Videos:  Trinity University Center for the Sciences and Innovation
Steven M. Bachrach, D. R. Semmes Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Chemistry Department, talks about the vision behind the center that is now under construction. more>>>

Drama Professors to Speak on Designing the National Tours of Broadway Musical Fiddler on the Roof
Sam and Steve Gilliam will discuss “Transitional Designers: Bridging the creative genius of past generations with contemporary design aesthetic” at 6:30 p.m.Thursday, March 3, in the Stieren Theater, located in the Ruth Taylor Theater Building on the campus of Trinity University. more>>>

Colin L. Powell to Deliver Flora Cameron Lecture on Politics and Public Affairs
General Colin L. Powell, USA (Retired), will discuss “Diplomacy: Persuasion, Trust, and Values” during the 2011 Flora Cameron Lecture on Politics and Public Affairs at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, in Laurie Auditorium. more>>>

Focus on Faculty/Staff

Physics Professor Dennis Ugolini is Part of Prestigious Collaboration
All it took was a seventh-grade field trip to a particle accelerator facility 10 miles from his family’s home in Illinois to spark a love for physics in Trinity professor Dennis Ugolini. more>>>

Points of Pride

Alumni Association Honors Service-Oriented Students
The Trinity University Alumni Association will honor three seniors for outstanding service to the University and to San Antonio. Lindsey Hovland will be recognized for her dedication and commitment to the University, Shelley Ramsey will be awarded for her service to the community, and Maduka Ogba will be recognized for his service and commitment to both the University and community. more>>>

 


 

Message Board

Moira McMahon, Class of 1996
I wrote an episode of ABC's Private Practice. "Love and Lies" will premiere March 17th, Thursday, 10pm on ABC. Please set your Tivo's and enjoy your St. Pat's!


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Alumni Events

Arizona
March 13: Meet and Greet Gathering in Tucson

Austin
March 30: Broadway showing of Westside Story

Colorado
March 16: A Reception-lecture on Entrepreneurship

Dallas
March 8: A Reception and Panel-discussion on Entrepreneurship

NCA
March 12: A guided tour at the National Museum of Women in the Arts

San Antonio
March 2: Food for Thought Lecture
March 3: Spring Fling Happy Hour
March 26: A Saturday Morning at Pearl

San Diego
March 26: Celebrate Fiesta Week San Antonio Style

SAVE THE DATE for following receptions introducing President Dennis A. Ahlburg to alumni, parents, and friends in the area.

March 1: Seattle
March 3: San Francisco
March 22:Oklahoma City
April 5: St. Louis
April 6: Kansas City
April 14: Austin
May 24: Boston

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