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Mount Aloysius College Announces Partnership with Johnson College in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has announced a partnership with Johnson College, a two-year, private college in Scranton, PA, that enables students to continue their academic endeavors beyond an associate degree. Beginning fall 2021, students graduating from the physical therapist assistant program at Johnson College are able to transfer into Mount Aloysius College’s leadership in healthcare program. Graduates of Johnson College’s radiologic technology program can choose to transfer to Mount Aloysius College to earn [...]

2021-01-27T11:45:40-05:00January 27th, 2021|Admissions News, General News|

Mount Aloysius Nursing and Health Science Students Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

Cresson, Pa. – Starting Monday, January 18, Mount Aloysius College nursing and health science students working in a clinical setting are being vaccinated for COVID-19 in coordination with several local hospitals. Health professions students and trainees and part of the current phase, 1A, of the Pennsylvania's vaccine rollout. The majority of MAC clinical students are being vaccinated at UPMC Altoona and Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Some students will be vaccinated at other regional hospitals. “We [...]

2021-01-25T13:57:28-05:00January 25th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Student Secures Grant for Local Fire Department

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College MBA student Richard Clark assisted Keystone Regional Fire & Rescue Department in securing a $10,000 grant for an upgrade to the department’s radio system. Clark wrote the grant as part of his MBA Fund Development class. The Keystone Regional Fire & Rescue Department (KRFRD) is a cooperative effort between the Cresson Volunteer Fire Company and the Lily Volunteer Fire Company to provide comprehensive fire and rescue services to the [...]

2021-01-22T14:58:27-05:00January 22nd, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Hosts Ribbon Cutting for 3D Anatomy Visualization System

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will cut the ribbon for their new virtual human dissection Anatomage Table which was purchased with the help of a $100,000 grant from the George I. Alden Trust. The virtual ribbon cutting will be live streamed from the Mount Aloysius campus on Tuesday, January 19, at 8:30 a.m. The event will include remarks as well as a demonstration. The table will allow students to virtually dissect subjects in a [...]

2021-01-13T10:52:43-05:00January 13th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Releases Fall 2020 Dean’s List

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College is proud to release the Dean’s List for the fall semester of 2020. The Dean’s List honors students enrolled full-time who have achieved a 3.50 grade point average (GPA) or better, or students enrolled part-time who have earned a GPA of 3.70, or students enrolled in six to eight semester hours and have earned a 3.9 GPA. Mount Aloysius College students named to the Dean’s List for fall 2020 [...]

2021-01-05T10:44:52-05:00January 5th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Continues Angel Tree Tradition

Cresson, Pa. - For more than 20 years, Mount Aloysius College has provided Christmas cheer to families in need through their Angel Tree project. This year, the College continues that tradition, despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Angel Tree aims to assist local families who may not be able to afford Christmas presents for their children. These families are selected by guidance counselors in local schools. This year, instead of asking for donations of toys, clothes, [...]

2020-11-24T13:18:31-05:00November 24th, 2020|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Announces New Marketing Major

Cresson, Pa. - Students interested in public relations and marketing can apply to Mount Aloysius College’s new Bachelor of Science in Marketing degree. In the new major, students will learn a wide variety of marketing and business administration skills through both theory-based and hands-on education. “The Mount Aloysius Business Department is excited to offer this new major in marketing,” said Dr. Cathleen Golden, Chairperson of the Business Department at Mount Aloysius College. “As with our [...]

2020-11-02T09:44:39-05:00November 2nd, 2020|Admissions News, General News|

MAC Students Donate Eyeglasses

On Wednesday, October 27,  Mount Aloysius College students James Kealey of Rawlings, MD (left) and Virginia Hillman of Niagara Falls, NY (right) presented Melvin Fees (center) of the Cresson Area Lions Club with a box of eyeglasses which were collected and donated by the Mount Aloysius Psychology Club. The glasses will be distributed by the Lions Club to individuals who are economically disadvantaged and visually impaired.

2020-10-29T12:22:36-04:00October 29th, 2020|General News|

Mount Aloysius Presents 10-Minute Plays by Local Playwright

Cresson, Pa. - For its fall play, the Mount Aloysius College Theatre Department looked locally to find a playwright. Because of COVID restrictions, director Nathan Magee had to rethink what the department’s season was going to look like. After some restructuring and repurposing, Magee decided on presenting “Lockdown: An Evening of 10-Minute Plays by David L. Williams.” “I had the pleasure of meeting David last year, and we began discussing a collaboration where we would [...]

2020-10-26T13:48:58-04:00October 26th, 2020|General News|

Mount Aloysius Receives Grant from Department of Justice

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has received a grant in the amount of $290,698 from the Office on Violence Against Women at the United States Department of Justice to establish a Healthy Relationships Resource Center. The Center, which will be implemented by the College’s Department of Student Affairs, will prevent, respond to, and educate the Mount Aloysius community about sexual assault and other domestic violence issues, both off- and on-campus. The initiative will provide [...]

2020-10-26T11:13:11-04:00October 22nd, 2020|General News|

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