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Mt Aloysius 9th Criminal Justice Symposium Explores Combat Preparation

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Criminology Department will host its Ninth Annual Criminal Justice Symposium on Thursday, October 19th.  This year’s topic is, “The Bulletproof Mind: Psychological and Physiological Preparation for Combat.”  Lieutenant Colonel David Grossman, one of the world’s foremost experts in the field of human aggression and the roots of violence and violent… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Welcomes Home Alumni

Posted on: September 13, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College welcomes back Alumni for Homecoming 2017.  Slated for Friday, September 22nd through Sunday, September 24th, Homecoming 2017 will see alumni and their families participating in a planned weekend of fun events. The fun kicks off on Friday, September 22nd when the Mount Aloysius College Class of 1967 will mark its Golden Anniversary… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Celebrates Mercy Week 2017

Posted on: September 12, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College, one of 16 US colleges and universities affiliated with the Religious Sisters of Mercy, marks Mercy Week 2017 from September 18th through September 22nd.  Mount Aloysius College, founded in 1853, invites the southern Allegheny Mountain community to celebrate the Mercy heritage that began in Dublin, Ireland on Sept. 24, 1827.  That date,… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Hosts Statewide Meeting of College Presidents

Posted on: September 12, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will host the Board of Directors meeting and retreat of the Association of Independent College and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) on September 13 and 14.  Mount Aloysius College President Tom Foley serves as Chairman of AICUP and will welcome an assembly which will include presidents of private colleges from throughout the… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Announces Open House October 29th

Posted on: September 8, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — There is not a more beautiful time on Mount Aloysius College’s campus then during the crisp, colorful fall months. The Mount Aloysius College admissions team invites prospective students and their parents to their Open House on Sunday, October 29th at 10:00 a.m.  The entire campus will be open to the community as… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius’ Vox Nova Hosts First Concert of Fall 2017

Posted on: September 8, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College’s elite vocal ensemble, Vox Nova, will perform its first concert of the school year on September 28th in the College’s Chapel. The concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. and all students, faculty and community members are invited to attend. Attendees will be treated to an evening with composer Richard Rodgers.  “Bewitched,” “You’ll Never… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Invites Public to Authentic Discourse Convocation Lecture

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Cresson, Pa.—Mount Aloysius College invites the public to the launch of the 2017-2018 Speaker Series featuring prominent philosopher, TED Talk lecturer, and author Michael Patrick Lynch, Ph.D. Dr. Lynch will set the foundation for the Mount Aloysius’ yearlong campus–wide theme of Authentic Discourse as he delivers the college’s Convocation Address which formally begins its academic… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Masters Level Community Counselors Score 100%

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Cresson, Pa.—Mount Aloysius College has been notified that all recent Master of Science graduates in Community Counseling who have taken the National Counselor Examination, administered by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) have been successful. Mount Aloysius President Tom Foley noted that the group’s excellent academic performance as graduate students have been matched by their… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Campus Transforms With Health and Science Facility

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius campus continues its transformation this summer as construction moves forward on Pierce Hall, soon to be known as The Learning Center for Health Science and Technology.  Steel is up and the roof is rapidly taking shape on the project which will add nearly 20,000 square feet of new space and… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Orientation Will Help Neighbors This Friday

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College students will spend Friday, August 18th helping local neighbors and organizations “spruce up” for fall.  Approximately 175 Mount Aloysius students will participate in the College’s Freshmen Orientation.  They will spend a Day of Service in Cresson and surrounding areas helping a wide array of visible community sites look their best.  The effort is… Read More »

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