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Mount Aloysius Invites Community to Annual Pink Out Volleyball Game

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will hold their Sixth Annual Pink Out Volleyball Game on Wednesday, October 11th in the College’s Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center.  Commemorating October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, proceeds from the game will once again benefit the Windber Medical Center’s Joyce Murtha Cancer Center.  The Mounties will take on Franciscan University at 7:00… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Recognizes Johnstown’s Polacek as Honorary Alumni

Posted on: October 3, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Alumni Association selected Johnstown, Pa.  native William C. Polacek as an Honorary Alumni of the College.   The Alumni Association awarded the special recognition to Mr. Polacek the 2017 Alumni Recognition Luncheon.  The event, held in the Bertschi Center and Technology Commons, was the highlight of the College’s 2017 Homecoming/Alumni Weekend festivities…. Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Deaf Gatherings Begin For Fall

Posted on: October 2, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will once again host monthly Deaf Gatherings on campus offering the region’s Deaf community and the College’s American Sign Language English Interpreter students opportunities to interact.  The first Deaf Gathering will be held tomorrow, Saturday, September 30th in the Cosgrave Meeting rooms.  The event will wrap up a fun day of the ASL/English… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Honors Lecture Features Noted Journalist, Educator

Posted on: September 29, 2017

Cresson, Pa.—Mount Aloysius College will hold its Fall Honors Lecture on Thursday, October 12th at 3:30 p.m. in historic Alumni Hall.  Featured speaker for the event will be Ms. Cindy Skrzycki.  Ms. Skrzycki is an internationally known journalist and educator.  She and her husband Mr. David Shribman, who serves as executive editor of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, are long-time friends of Mount… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Medical Assistants Club Holds Blood Drive

Posted on: September 25, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Medical Assistant Club is sponsoring a blood drive on Tuesday, September 26th in the Cosgrave meeting rooms from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The need for blood continues to grow and the public is invited to participate.  Appointments can be made by calling 814-886-6322 or 508-375-8851.  Walk-ins are welcome at any time.  A door prize will be… Read More »

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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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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus