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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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Mount Aloysius Welcomes Guests to Deaf Gathering

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will host its monthly Deaf Gathering on April 7th at 6 p.m. in the College’s Bertschi Center and Technology Commons. This month’s Deaf Gathering will feature two guests, MaryJean (MJ) Shahen, an American Sign Language Teacher’s Association (ASLTA) Professional Level Instructor, and Daniel D. Cook, also an ASLTA Instructor… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Hosts Free Electronics Recycling Event

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — It’s time to do some spring cleaning and Mount Aloysius College is ready to help!  The College’s Business and Information Technology Clubs, in collaboration with Best Buy, are hosting an Electronics Recycling Day on Tuesday, April 11th from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.  The recycling event is free and open to the… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Hosts ASL Interpreting Conference

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Third Biennial Student-Run Interpreting Conference will be held at Mount Aloysius College from Friday, April 7th through April 9th. The Conference will offer break-out workshops on a wide variety of featured topics including Poetry, Biomechanics for Interpreters, Healthcare Interpreting, Tools for Self-Validation, Sign Language Laws and much more. Kierstin Muroski, program… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Holds Radiology Open House at Penn Highlands Dubois

Posted on: April 4, 2017

DuBois/Cresson, Pa. – The Mount Aloysius College Office of Graduate and Continuing Education will host an Open House for prospective students interested in learning more about the Medical Imaging/Radiography Associate’s Degree program on Monday, April 10th at 6:00 p.m. at the Penn Highlands DuBois campus. All classes are taught by Mount Aloysius College faculty and… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius President Foley to Chair Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

Posted on: April 4, 2017

Harrisburg, Pa. – The Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (AICUP), announced that Mount Aloysius College President Thomas P. Foley, J.D. will serve as Chairman for the 2017-2018 academic year.  Eighty nine private colleges and universities make up the AICUP consortium.  Father Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., Ph.D., president of St. Francis University was named Vice-Chair of… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius students, staff serve during spring break

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — While many college students spent spring break relaxing at home or in the sun, twelve members of Mount Aloysius College traveled to Guyana, a country in South America, to serve the needs of others. The selflessness of the Mountie students touched the residents of Guyana; just as the students were grateful for an… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Theatre Presents 12 Angry Jurors

Posted on: March 23, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Theatre Program invites the public to a presentation of 12 Angry Jurors. The show will run from Thursday March 30th through Saturday, April 1st. The curtain will go up each night at 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $5. The performances are free to all area students including high… Read More »

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus