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Mount Aloysius Commencement Celebrates Class of 2017

Posted on: May 10, 2017

Cresson, Pa.—The Mount Aloysius College Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center swelled with memories, nostalgia and positive spirits as over 3,000 family and friends watched more than 400 Mount Aloysius graduates turn the next page on their collective life-journey this weekend.  Graduates earning Associates, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees heard fellow graduates welcome them, pray with them… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Will Honor Mercy Sister-Physician at Commencement

Posted on: May 3, 2017

Karen Schneider, RSM, MD, a Mercy nun and practicing emergency-room pediatrician based at Johns Hopkins Children’s Hospital, Baltimore, Md., will receive an Honorary Doctorate of Social Justice degree this Saturday, May 6th at the College’s 77th Annual Commencement.  The event will take place in the College’s Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center beginning at 10:00 a.m. … Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Hosts Ecumenical Luncheon and Lecture

Posted on: April 24, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will host an Ecumenical Luncheon and Lecture on April 27th at noon in the Cosgrave Meeting Room located on the College’s campus.  The Rev. Dr. Charlie Myers will present “The Legacy of the Protestant Reformation: the good, the Bad and the Ugly.” The Rev. Dr. Charles (Buz) Myers holds… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Selected from Thousands as a Best Value School

Posted on: April 19, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College has been selected out of nearly 8,000 postsecondary schools as the recipient of a Best Value School award. The award is issued by University Research & Review (URR), a company dedicated to improving the process of how students select a postsecondary school. Mount Aloysius College President Tom Foley was… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College to Host Spring Open House

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Mount Aloysius College to Host Spring Open House Cresson, Pa. — Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College admissions team invites prospective students and their parents to their Open House on Saturday, April 22, at 10:00 a.m. The entire campus will be open to the community as students and parents visit the campus to learn… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Hosts Community Career Day

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will host a very practical spin-off event of their annual Mountie Makeover and open it up to the whole community. Mountie Makeover is a multi-faceted, career-preparation event aimed at helping Mount Aloysius students prepare for the workforce. On Saturday, April 22nd, students, parents, alumni and community members are invited… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Onsite and Online Nursing Ranks Among Pennsylvania’s Largest & Best

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Nursing Division was notified that their Online RN to BSN program has been ranked 28th in the country by RNtoBSN.org. Citing convenience, freedom, and the variety of learning formats offered to students; RNtoBSN.org noted that the Mount Aloysius RN to BSN online program provides nurses with clinical experiences… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Hosts 7th WISE Women Empowerment Workshop

Posted on: April 11, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College hosted the Women Involved in Scholarship and Empowerment (WISE) Women of Blair County Empowerment event.  The 7th Annual Pathways to Empowerment took place at the Casino at Lakemont in Altoona, Pa.  Mount Aloysius College faculty and staff members presented six workshops to the Wise Women of Blair County.  Registration… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius College Lists Jack Brennan as Commencement Speaker, Honorary Degree Recipient

Posted on: April 10, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College President, Tom Foley, has announced that Jack Brennan, chairman of the Board of Trustees at the University of Notre Dame and longtime CEO of The Vanguard Group will offer the Commencement Address to the College’s Class of 2017 on Saturday, May 6th at 10 a.m. in the Athletic Convocation… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Welcomes Transfer Students

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will host an Open House on Friday, April 7th starting at 9:00 a.m. This admissions event is the perfect time for high school students, adult learners, or potential transfer students to visit the College’s beautiful 193-acre campus situated in the heart of the Laurel Highlands. Students at Mount Aloysius… Read More »

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus