Education

December 19, 2017
Click here for a Spanish translation of this post. Being the student translator for the National Catholic Sisters Project at Alverno College gave me the opportunity to read about many other student’s experiences with their sisters and the amazing connections that were made at every participatory...
December 19, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Ser el traductor estudiantil para el Proyecto Nacional de las Hermanas Católicas en Alverno College me ha dado la oportunidad de leer sobre las maravillsoas experiencias de muchos estudiantes y...
December 05, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. No era hasta que estaba transcribiendo mi entrevista con Sor Judith que me di cuenta de la diferencia entre hermana y monja. Antes de mi experiencia con SisterStory, pensé que las palabras se...
December 05, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Art Cullen señala que su excepcional trabajo periodístico tiene sus raíces con las monjas. La historia de Art se hizo popular el mes pasado: un editor de una empresa periodística provincial...
November 29, 2017
Sister Mary Clare Korb, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph from St. Paul Minn. She has been with this order for 59 years and next year will celebrate her jubilee. She was born in Calio, North Dakota, but grew up in Montana. Her aunt was also a Sister of St. Joseph and inspired Sister Mary Claire to...
November 10, 2017
When the team at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio completed their first unit of curriculum about Catholic sisters, they toasted with red wine at a nearby Italian restaurant. “We celebrated the moment of success, but then we were getting our heads back down...
November 07, 2017
This month, many of my friends on social media are sharing one thing they are grateful for every day. November is a time of gratitude, and studies have shown that being grateful for what we have is key to happiness. If you are not part of an organization, celebrating NCSW can be challenging....
November 06, 2017
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Después de verme dos veces con Sor Collean, sigo inspirada por sus historias de vida y experiencias. Su alma cariñosa me saluda cada vez que nos vemos y se ha vuelto una presencia influyente en...
October 26, 2017
Sister Sharon Howell, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province. She was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota, earned a BS Degree from Xavier University of Louisiana and a MA in Pastoral Studies from the University of St. Thomas. She is currently an Assistant Dean of...
October 26, 2017
In this episode, Rocky Pierson shares her conversation with #NCSW2017 mini-grant recipient Sister Mary T. Naccarato, PBVM. Sr Mary talks about community, prayer, and celebrating NCSW during the Sister of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary event, Proud To Be Presentation. Transcript: Sr...