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Mount Aloysius Theatre Honored By Kennedy Center

Posted on: January 16, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Theatre received a Certificate of Merit from The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) for its use of American Sign Language interpreters during their production of “Songs for a New World.”  That recognition was the first of three earned from the College’s recent run of “Songs for… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Lists December 2017 Graduates

Posted on: January 12, 2018

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College conferred degrees upon 105 graduates during ceremonies held recently for students who had completed their degree requirements during the Fall Semester of 2017. The event took place in the College’s Sr. Virginia Bertschi Center and Technology Commons. Graduation Speaker for the event was former member and chairman of the Mount Aloysius… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Welcomes Olympian as MLK Speaker

Posted on: January 11, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — During a weeklong celebration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., Mount Aloysius College will host Olympic medalist, Michelle Burgher-Duncan as she discusses her drive that led her to the Olympics.  Ms. Burgher-Duncan’s lecture will take place on Tuesday, January 16th in Alumni Hall at 3:30 p.m.  The general public is invited to… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Celebrates MLK Week 2018

Posted on: January 10, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will honor the legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King through a weeklong series of community service activities that involve students, faculty and staff working with a number of service providers throughout the region.  The weeklong commitment to bettering the campus and surrounding community includes community service projects, diversity… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Students Build With Habitat for Humanity

Posted on: December 21, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — A special group of Mount Aloysius College students spent their winter break in a most unusual way.  Instead of relaxing and taking their laundry back home, a dozen Mounties traveled to New Rochelle, NY and took the Habitat for Humanity Collegiate Challenge.  Their efforts will make this winter warmer and safer for some needy… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Financial Aid Director Honored

Posted on: December 18, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College Director of Financial Aid, Ms. Stacy Schenk was recently honored by the Pennsylvania Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (PASFAA) with their Presidential Award. Ms. Schenk received the recognition for her commitment, energy, and work for students at Mount Aloysius College and PASFAA, where she served as chair. She… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius’ Mock Trial Squares Up To Competition

Posted on: December 13, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mock Trial is new to Mount Aloysius College, so competing colleges from around the country may have anticipated easy wins.  That didn’t happen.  Long practice sessions, tough-minded focus and old-fashioned hard work are paying off for the “out of the gate” startup mock- barristers from a small town in the Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania.  Like… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Raises the Bar In Mock Trial Competition

Posted on: November 1, 2017

Cresson, Pa. – Those new to Mock Trial competition might be reminded of the board game Clue – Mr. Plumstead in the dining room with the candle stick.  They would be wrong.  Collegiate Mock Trial competition is about deep preparation, focus, commitment, team support and cat-quick connections between mind and mouth.  Mount Aloysius College’s Mock Trial team is… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Offers FAFSA Help

Posted on: October 31, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Filing for financial aid can be a challenge for families of college-bound students, and the experts at Mount Aloysius College have scheduled an evening session to help take the mystery out of the process.  Parents and students are warmly invited.  The FAFSA Completion Night is slated for Wednesday, November 8th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.  During… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Grad School Info Night November 15th

Posted on: October 31, 2017

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College will host another popular Graduate School Open House on Wednesday, November 15th at 6:00 p.m.  Light refreshment will be available.  The Mount Aloysius Graduate School information session will take place in the Wolf-Kuhn Gallery on the first floor of the iconic Main Building on the Cresson campus. Mount Aloysius College offers two popular… Read More »

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus