Sister Vivien Jennings

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...
September 12, 2016
Sister Vivien Jennings, OP is a Dominican Sister of Caldwell in New Jersey who has accomplished much while part of the community for 63 years. She became President of Caldwell University in 1984 after previously teaching English literature. She retired from President in 1994 and among her career...
May 03, 2016
Working with Sister Vivien over the past few months has been an honor and pleasure. I'm glad I was able to be a part of the SisterStory project because Sister Vivien has had a great and influential career that deserves to be shared with others and be preserved in the broader history of Catholic...
April 25, 2016
One of the traits that stands out most about Sister Vivien is that she is a leader. I would love to be a great leader one day as well. My future career goals are to work in the predominately male field of sports, and I think if I achieve those goals I will be looked at as a leader for other girls...
April 07, 2016
Click here for a Spanish translation of this post. After interviewing Sister Vivien I learned a lot about why she became a Dominican sister. When she was at the tender age of 18, she entered the community because she saw Dominican sisters as cheerful and well-educated, and she wanted that type...
March 14, 2016
The few times I have met with Sister Vivien so far have been both informative and enjoyable. I learned a lot about her background from talking with her, but I also learned from talking to my family. My dad and aunt grew up with Dominican sisters as teachers when they went to school in Jersey City...
February 25, 2016
On our SisterStory orientation day, we discussed project details and I learned a lot about Catholic sisters. I was paired with Sister Vivien Jennings. Going into this project I was not very familiar with Catholic Sisters, having gone to public schools my whole life. However, I am happy to be...