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April 11, 2019
The third time I met with Sister Michael Ellen was during the week of the Midwest’s polar vortex, and it had taken a toll on every part of the community. The power at Marywood had gone out, but luckily the sisters had one functioning elevator and some lights. Sister Michael Ellen guided me to a...
May 16, 2018
As the semester comes to a close, I have begun to reflect on the SisterStory independent-study course. At Aquinas College, Dr. Dunham Strand, Professor Chamberlain, and Sister Barbara Hansen worked with my fellow classmate, Marissa, and me to take what we had learned throughout the course and apply...
May 03, 2018
  The National Catholic Sisters Project is a dynamic, ever-evolving initiative, and Garrett Tiedemann is the creative genius behind the scenes helping coordinate everything under its scope. His role as media director is wide ranging: He serves as head of all media strategy, production...
April 06, 2018
I have really enjoyed getting to know Sister Elaine Keenan. We have been together on numerous occasions, from catching up in the Caldwell University Dominican Motherhouse to eating lunch together, and each visit has been such a pleasure. Upon meeting with Sister Elaine for the first time, I was...
March 02, 2018
From the moment I enter the Dominican Center at Marywood, Sister Bernice always brightens up my day. It has been both an honor and joy to get to know Sister Bernice! One of my favorite ways Sister Bernice and I have gotten to know one another is by touring part of the Dominican Center at...