Making People Happy and Healthy
Apr07

Making People Happy and Healthy

There were no mai tai cocktails, no lounging by the beach at a swanky resort, and certainly no sleeping in late. Immaculata alumna Christine Kinslow’s trip to Belize in Central America was not that kind of trip—but something much more valuable. As a team leader of a seven-member nursing medical mission trip, organized through International Service Learning (ISL) and sponsored by Good Samaritan Missions, she and the other nurses helped...

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The Real Mr. Immaculata
Apr07

The Real Mr. Immaculata

If the Mr. Immaculata contest were still held, this year’s crown would certainly be bestowed upon James Wier ’16, the epitome of what a great Immaculata student is and what he or she can become. Knowing almost everyone on campus is a “big deal” to Wier. As a prospective student touring the beautiful campus over four years ago, he was amazed by the fact that everyone knew his tour guide (Alyssa Gonzales ’14). Now, serving in that same...

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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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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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