Worth it: The Emilia Wojtyla Women’s Shelter in Bolivia
Feb15

Worth it: The Emilia Wojtyla Women’s Shelter in Bolivia

When Father Luciano Ciciarelli spoke about working among the poor in Latin America, Katherine Cartagena Orochi ’15 was impressed by his enthusiasm. He was visiting her parish to share about the initiatives he was involved with, and she felt compelled to approach him after his talk. “Have you ever been to Bolivia?” she asked him. She had grown up in El Alto, Bolivia and was working in the U.S. as an au pair. She knew firsthand the...

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Joyful, Joyful
Feb05

Joyful, Joyful

Sue Graves ’03 M.A. got a text one night from her boss at Melmark, an organization that serves people with intellectual disabilities. The Joybells have been invited to perform when the Pope is here…we’re in! Graves texted back, You’re joking, right? She wasn’t. The Joybells, a handbell choir made up of some of Melmark’s adult members with disabilities, had been chosen out of thousands of applicants to be one of the performing groups...

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Remembering Sister Jane Anne Molinaro
May29

Remembering Sister Jane Anne Molinaro

She was a professor, yes, but so much more. “It wasn’t just the content of what she taught, it was how she taught it,” said Sister Carol Anne Couchara, IHM, Ed.D. It’s impossible to describe Sister Jane Anne without using the words compassion, gentle, faithful, love. These are the things her students remember about her from her 35 years of teaching at Immaculata, not to mention her time teaching in elementary and secondary schools....

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Kareemah Parker Receives “Outstanding Dietetic Student Award”
May12

Kareemah Parker Receives “Outstanding Dietetic Student Award”

Immaculata University student Kareemah Parker ’15 of Philadelphia, PA (19121), was awarded the 2015 Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics “Outstanding Dietetics Student Award for the Didactic Program” category. Parker is a Dietetics major and president of the Immaculata Student Dietetic Association. As an active member of the Immaculata campus community, Parker serves as a Student Ambassador and vice president of Kappa...

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IU Student Awarded “Philly’s Future” Scholarship
May05

IU Student Awarded “Philly’s Future” Scholarship

Immaculata University student Anne Marie DeCarolis ’17 of Nottingham, PA, was awarded the “Philly’s Future” Scholarship from the Philly Ad Club, a trade association of advertising, media, creative, marketing, and public relations professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area. DeCarolis, a marketing management and business management dual major, was one of seven students in the Philadelphia area selected for the scholarship in...

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Student Receives Family and Consumer Science Scholarship
Apr27

Student Receives Family and Consumer Science Scholarship

Immaculata University student Nicole Caromano ’16 of Collegeville, PA, was selected for the Pennsylvania Family and Consumer Science (PAFCS) 2015 Undergraduate Scholarship. Caromano is a Family and Consumer Science major with a minor in Entrepreneurship. She is also co-president of the Immaculata Family Consumer Science Club. Upon formally receiving notification of the Scholarship from the PAFCS, representatives stated that, Caromano...

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