Cresson, Pa. – Area residents needing assistance with their tax returns this year can find it with the help of Mount Aloysius College students through the Mount Aloysius College Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. As part of the free service, tax filers can choose face-to-face appointments or simply drop their paperwork off in the College’s office located on the main floor of the Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center. Tax filers are encouraged to make […]
Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College sophomore, Alyson Corey has received notification from Delta Epsilon Sigma (DES), the national catholic honor society, that her short fiction story has earned a second place nomination in their national writing contest. Corey, of Williamsport, Pa., studies Ultrasound Technology at Mount Aloysius College and enjoys writing in her spare time. “I’d say Mount Aloysius helped prepare me for this by inspiring me to share my writings with others. Before, […]
Cresson, Pa. — In 1918, a great influenza epidemic swept over the country and hundreds of thousands of people died. The Sisters of Mercy at Mount Aloysius helped care for the sick and healing prayers were offered daily at the Grotto of Our Lady. Miraculously, not one case of the disease developed at the school. 100 years later, thanks to a generous donation by Cynthia Calandra Zack of Cresson, PA, the original Grotto statues are […]
Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College conferred degrees upon 113 graduates during ceremonies held recently for students who had completed their degree requirements after the Fall Semester of 2018. The event took place in the College’s Sr. Virginia Bertschi Center and Technology Commons. Mount Aloysius College graduates at the end of the fall semester include: Altoona, Pa.: Riley Duey, Associate of Science, Nursing; Cristina Louise Flores, Associate of Science, Nursing; Aaron Tyler Long, Associate of […]
Vox Nova will present a concert of love songs on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 7:00pm in Our Lady of Mercy Chapel. “Timeless Love,” in honor of Valentine’s Day, traces various love songs through the centuries, from the 1400s to present day. Songs include “Somewhere” from West Side Story, “And So It Goes” by Billy Joel, and “O sole mio,” an Italian love song. Admission is $5.00 for general public. For questions, please call 886-6495 or email@example.com.
The freezing temperatures didn’t stop 29 Mounties from joining Dr. Mills, president of Mount Aloysius College, on the roof of the MAC athletic center to watch the Super Blood Wolf Moon last night between 11 p.m. and 12 a.m.
Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will honor the legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through a weeklong series of community service activities that involve students, faculty and staff. The weeklong commitment to bettering the campus and surrounding community includes community service projects, diversity talks, art exhibits and more. The week will kick off with a prayer service in the Cosgrave Lobby at 12 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 21. MLK Day will […]
Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius is excited to host Mounties Hooked on Hockey: Achieving your Dreams on Jan. 17, 2019. This exciting afternoon will feature Johnstown Tomahawks players, staff and coaches and a teleconference with Sam Lafferty, a prospect in the Pittsburgh Penguins system. The event will start at 3 p.m. in the Bertschi Center and Technology Commons with the Tomahawks and Lafferty will join the conversation at 4 p.m. Players and coaches will talk […]
Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College is proud to release the Dean’s List for Fall Semester 2018. The Dean’s List is issued each semester and honors students enrolled in 12 or more semester hours who have achieved a 3.50 grade point average (GPA), or students enrolled in nine to 11 semester hours and earned a GPA of 3.70. or students enrolled in six to eight semester hours and earned a 3.9 GPA. Mount Aloysius College […]
Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College students forwent hours of television binge watching, napping and other college break staples to help the Raleigh, NC community. Twelve Mounties, accompanied by two MAC staff members, volunteered with Habitat For Humanity in the national collegiate challenge. For one week, Mount Aloysius students built a Habitat Home, refurbished existing Habitat homes and organized the Habitat ReStore, a store that gives its proceeds back to Habitat for Humanity projects. In […]