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Mount Aloysius Angel Tree Tradition Nears Three Decades

Posted on: December 15, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Each year at Christmas time, a special tree is decorated at the base of the “Golden Stairway inside the central front entrance of Old Main at Mount Aloysius College.  The tree stands in front of the crèche and is festooned with Angel decorations.  Each angel has the name and wishes of a… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius President Foley Invited to White House Education Conference

Posted on: December 10, 2014

Cresson, Pa. —Mount Aloysius College President Tom Foley was one of 140 US college presidents—four from Pennsylvania—invited to attend the second White House Summit on College Opportunity.  The Summit gathered higher education leaders from around the country to consider ways to make college available to more young Americans, and to develop policies to boost graduation… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Nationally Ranked ‘STEM Approved’

Posted on: December 8, 2014

Mount Aloysius College has been designated a 2015 STEM JobsSM approved college by Victory Media and will be featured in the winter issue 2015 of their magazine. Over 1,600 colleges participated in the STEM JobsSM ratings process. Mount Aloysius College is one of only 245 named to the national list.

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“Mooving” Stress Relief for Mount Aloysius Students

Posted on: December 4, 2014

CRESSON, Pa. – Next Monday, December 8th, students at Mount Aloysius College will be able to take a break from final examination stress and meet a national celeb.  Although she’s really just a neighbor from nearby Loretto, this youngster’s face is known around the world.  Baby Ben, who was born with a very lucky and… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Seeks Rural Art for Winter Show

Posted on: December 1, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – The Mount Aloysius Art Alliance is seeking art focusing on a rural theme for its winter show entitled “Down on the Farm.”  Any type of painting, photographs, or antiques, either done by the artist or from a personal collection reflecting a rural setting such as farms, barns, tractors, or crops would qualify. … Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Religion Professor’s Op-Ed Published in New York Times

Posted on: December 1, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Anthony Dragani, Ph.D., associate professor of religious studies at Mount Aloysius College has authored an Op-Ed on priestly celibacy in the Catholic Church.  The Op-Ed was published in the online edition of The New York Times.  Titled “The Benefits of Making Priestly Celibacy Optional,” the article was part of an online debate… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Nurses Excel At Licensure Exam

Posted on: November 26, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College Nursing Division graduates have exceeded the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) average pass rates at both the state and national levels for the third consecutive year.  The NCLEX results reflect first-time test-takers between Oct. 1, 2013, and Sept. 30, 2014, which is the most current data available.  The exam… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Holds Radiology Open House in Cooperation with the DRMC

Posted on: November 24, 2014

DuBois/Cresson, Pa. – The Mount Aloysius College Office of Graduate and Continuing Education will host an Open House for area residents interested in becoming a Radiologic Technologist on Tuesday, December 2nd at 6:00 p.m.  The Open House will take place in the Central Resource Center Building Assembly Room, next to the DuBois Regional Medical Center… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Celebrates 280 Years of Service

Posted on: November 24, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College honored staff and faculty who contributed 280 years of cumulative service to the College.  The Mount Aloysius College Service Award Dinner took place in the Cosgrave Meeting Room on campus.  Mount Aloysius President Tom Foley, together with Director of Human Resources Tonia Gordon recognized 22 Mount Aloysius staff and… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Convocation Address Gains Global Audience

Posted on: November 19, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Reverend William J. Byron, SJ, Ph.D., served at Convocation keynote speaker at Mount Aloysius College this past September.  His remarks at the College– which constituted the inaugural speech of the College’s yearlong theme of “The Good Life” – have been published in the November 2014 edition of Vital Speeches of the Day…. Read More »

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