Dominican Sisters of Caldwell

June 13, 2018
Haga clic aquí para ver la versión original en inglés. Traducción proporcionada por Sarai Melendez. Después de haber entrevistado a Sor Vivien aprendí mucho sobre porque decidió convertirse en una hermana dominicana. A la tierna edad de 18, ingresó a la comunidad porque percibió a las...
June 11, 2018
The other day Sister Susie had me over at her apartment to look through photos to pick out for our SisterStory presentation. I must say, Sister Susie is incredibly photogenic and there is no bad photo of her! She had a whole dresser filled with pictures, not to mention that she also has numerous...
June 05, 2018
As the days go by, I am starting to feel a much stronger connection with Sister Eleanor. Sister El has the most positive view on life. She always has a beautiful smile on her face, and it motivates me every day to smile more. I would usually go to Sister El’s house after my physics lab, which...
May 25, 2018
The first time  I met with Sister Susie after we were paired up felt like catching up with an old friend.  We instantly bonded over our love for our families and our passion for education, specifically at the elementary level.  While talking with Sister Susie about her life, I...
May 25, 2018
When I first applied to the SisterStory Program, I was highly intrigued yet confused. Most of my friends applied to be a part of this program, so I decided I wanted to get involved as well. On the first day, we got to meet all the sisters who are part of the program. I was extremely nervous...
May 24, 2018
As my time with Sister Susie is coming to a close, I have been thinking about how much she has impacted my life in such a short period of time. At our SisterStory celebration, I was chosen to say a few remarks about my time spent with Sister Susie and the program at large. It really got me thinking...
May 24, 2018
SisterStory has been a great experience. I feel very honored by and grateful for this amazing opportunity to work with Sister Lena. It is almost the end of the semester, and I am a bit sad that this will be over. However, Sister Lena and I will always keep in touch. The past five months have...
May 22, 2018
When I was finally able to meet with Sister Eleanor, I was extremely excited. After our meeting, I discovered that she and I are similar but different. For starters, Sister Eleanor’s baptismal name is Eleanor but her religious name was Sister Daniel Anne. Anne is the nickname all my friends from...
May 16, 2018
Today I looked at photo albums. No matter your age, photo albums are always a trip down memory lane. They are a preservation of an instant, a moment of time, posed or candid. A multitude of dots will eventually form a line -- two, three, 10, a hundred photos tell a story. Sister Alice is a...
May 15, 2018
Education has been a passion for Sister Susie since she was young.  She attended Catholic school for the duration of her childhood spanning through her teenage years. She went on to attend both Caldwell University and Seton Hall University, where she obtained multiple degrees. She has had a...