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Welcome to the 1971 Class Page and 50th Reunion Review!

You will find Reunion materials, photos of your time at Trinity (tab below) and from Reunion (link above), and much more on this page. Additionally, the 1971 Class Page will continue to serve as an important resource for keeping connected with your Trinity sisters.

President McGuire’s 50th Reunion Citation can be found here: Class of 1971 Citation


Please note that several of the tabs below are password-protected sections for sharing favorite memories, photos, and a directory of your classmates. The password will be sent by email. If you have any questions or information to post, please email Please keep in touch!


Look who came to your 50th Reunion (as of May 31)!

Jeanne Abel
Laura Arbree
Joan Kelly Bernard
Barbara Slafkosky Blackledge
Mary Stevens Brady
Mary Foss Brinkmeyer
Sarah Cassidy Burns
Mary Gildea Butler
Judy Brown Carlson
Lois Carolan
Shai Cassell
Janet Blum Chap
Mary Jo Coffee
Ann Giovannini Conlin
Kathy Cosgrove
Jane Streator Curley
Susan Byrne Delman
Susan Divers
Anne Douglass
Betty James Duke
Francie Glennon Dunlop
Annie Weitzel Durbin
Paula Talierco Farrell
Anne Brown Farrell
Sally Foley
Liz Dunigan Gallivan
Joan Kelly Garten
Diane D’Arcy George
Maryclaire Gerety
Mary Francina Golden
Eileen Sullivan Grebowiec
Carol Dies Hamilton
Kathy Hart
Mary DeLaVergne Horvath
Mary Kay Knoblauch Howard
Dawn Keenan
Mary-Jo Keenan
Stasia Kelly
Marianne de Miguel Kennedy
Andrea Kielich
Sally Kitchen
Naomi Klaus
Anna Maria Larsen
Paula Gizzarelli Lettice
Katie Shannon Lewin
Mary McCarthy
Penny Gibbs McCormack
Mary Boufford McGoldrick
Mary Lou McGovern
Celeste Pinto McLain
Joan Naper
Marty Nealon
Mary Beth O’Connell
Molly Phillips Oliveri
Maureen O’Meara
Dotty Osborn
Terry Mauer Pennington
Beatrice Gauvry Pessagno
Ann Marie Hallahan Peters
Kathy Houlihan Rao
Rita Troy Reilly
Diana Mucker Ricks
Mary Ellen Savarese
Janet Witcher Savwoir
Cathy Crowley Saylor
Kathleen Sayre
Barbara Skladanek
Kathleen Fisher Sloane
Barbara Sullivan
Mary Evelyn Tucker
Mary Ann Grusecki Tuerk
Cathy Moran Vermylen
Kathleen Marie Waehler
Beata Welsh
Susan Wolstenholme
Debby Smith Zeman
Colette Cullen Zito

50th Reunion Events

June 3-4, 2022

Friday, June 3

1:00 – 4:00 – Registration and Visiting Trinity Campus, Marble Corridor, Main Hall

4:00 – 6:00 – Welcome Reception, Marble Corridor and Rose Parlor

Take this opportunity to stroll along the Marble Corridor  and reconnect with classmates and friends over wine, beer, and hors d’oeuvres.

Saturday, June 4

9:00 – 10:00 – Registration and Check-in, Payden Lobby

Enjoy coffee, tea, and a continental breakfast and Saturday registration.

10:00  – Trinity @125: Great Academics, Big Plans – a Conversation with President McGuire, Faculty and Students, Payden 104

Please join us for a discussion of academic life at Trinity today, including exploration of Trinity’s work in Environmental Justice, Healthcare, the sciences, and other programs.
Alumnae and guests are invited to tour Payden labs and classrooms following the program.

12:00 – 2:00 – Reunion Luncheon hosted by President McGuire, Social Hall

Alumnae will be seated by class for this festive luncheon. The Classes of 1970 and 1971 will be presented with their 50th Reunion medals.
Deceased classmates will be honored.

2:00 – Class Photos

2:30 – 1971 Class Meeting in O’Connor, Well Sing, and other activities, Main Hall, various locations

4:00 – Reunion Liturgy, Notre Dame Chapel

5:15 – Depart Trinity Campus for Hotels and Class Dinner and Party

1971 Class Party

Hilton Washington DC Capitol Hill
525 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
6:30 –10:00 p.m. in the Atrium Ballroom

Reunion Class Newsletters * (1971 does not post to website)

      Funeral Candle

      In Memoriam

      We remember the legacy of our fellow alumni who have passed on, and we keep them in our prayers as we strive to live our own lives in the spirit they have left behind.

      Lila O’Brien Sullivan with her son’s family in Machu Picchu, Peru

      Class Notes Online

      *1971 does not post online at this time.

      Class Notes Online are an easier way to enjoy your Class Notes and are searchable with the (Crtl+F) function, and the latest Class Notes are listed at the top for each class year.

      nursing lab

      Reunion Class Gift

      The Class of 1971 came together to fund new innovative academic programming through our Class of 1971 Fund for Environmental Studies.

      Campus on the Cape

      Class Notes and Directory

      Find 1971 Class Notes here. (Password required)

      Trinity Washington University Spring 2019 Commencement

      Photo Gallery

      Check out photos from your class. (Password required)

      Trinity’s more than 16,000+ alumnae and alumni are living all across the country and around the world. No matter where you live, the Office of Alumnae/i Relations plans events and sends out communications that keep you connected to Trinity and each other. Take this opportunity to read about Trinity graduates!

      Our Favorite Things

      A collection of your class’ favorite lists, memories and songs!