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Mount Aloysius Theatre to Present Junie B. Jones Musical

Cresson, Pa. – The Mount Aloysius College Theatre Department will present Junie B. Jones: The Musical for their fall show. The show runs from October 27 through October 29. Performances begin at 6:30 p.m. on the 27th and 28th, and 10:30 a.m on the 29th, and take place on the Alumni Hall stage. Junie B. Jones: The Musical is based off of Barbara Park’s hit children’s book series Junie B. Jones. The show takes multiple [...]

2022-10-26T14:50:36-04:00October 26th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius College to Hold October Open House

Cresson, Pa. —  Mount Aloysius College invites prospective students and their families to visit campus for an open house on October 22. Visitors will have the chance to meet with Mount Aloysius faculty, speak with admissions counselors, tour the campus, and discover more about Mount Aloysius’ programs and offerings. The open house will start at 10 a.m. and will last until roughly 1 p.m. During the event, campus representatives will detail the many benefits of [...]

2022-10-13T12:15:44-04:00October 13th, 2022|Admissions News, General News|

Mount Aloysius College Reports Largest Incoming Class in 10 Years

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has announced that it is continuing with substantial enrollment growth compared to previous years. The College welcomed 410 new full-time undergraduate students last month, up from 375 on the first day of classes last year. This 9 percent growth has resulted in the College’s largest incoming class in 10 years. The new student growth was accompanied by a six percent retention growth in returning students. “Our strategic plan is [...]

2022-09-30T12:42:53-04:00September 30th, 2022|General News|

Vox Nova Presents “A Ukrainian Prayer”

Cresson, Pa.- Vox Nova, Mount Aloysius College’s student choir, will perform “A Ukrainian Prayer” which will feature the Moleban from the Ukrainian Catholic Church. Vox Nova will be joined by the pastor and deacons from the Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church, located in Revloc, PA. “The goal of this concert is to bring the listener a little closer to Ukraine during their conflict,” said Nancy Way, Vox Nova Director. “We can [...]

2022-09-30T12:38:07-04:00September 26th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Recognized as 2022 Great College to Work For

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has been recognized by ModernThink as a 2022 Great College to Work For. The College is listed as an exceptional workplace based on its rankings in mission and pride and confidence in senior leadership. Only 46 four-year institutions nationally received the Great College to Work For designation this year. “We’re extremely proud to receive this recognition from ModernThink,” said John McKeegan, president of Mount Aloysius. “I am constantly inspired [...]

2022-09-14T11:35:21-04:00September 14th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius Service Group Safe after Flooding in Kentucky

Please Donate to Help the Riverside School and Community! Donate Now Mount Aloysius Service Group Safe after Flooding in Kentucky Cresson, Pa. - A group of nine Mount Aloysius students, employees, and alumni on a service trip in Kentucky this week are safe after being impacted by last night’s flooding. The group was participating in service work with the Riverside Christian School in Lost Creek, Kentucky, when flash flooding occurred early morning on July [...]

2022-08-03T14:22:27-04:00July 28th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius Surg Tech Students Achieve 100% Pass Rate

Cresson, Pa. - 2022 graduates of Mount Aloysius College’s surgical technology program have achieved a 100 percent pass rate on their NBSTSA National Certification Exams. The six recent graduates are all now certified surgical technologists with the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting. Surgical technologists are members of the surgical team who are trained in a variety of surgical specialties . They must understand  the use of instruments and techniques required for each [...]

2022-07-19T14:12:38-04:00July 19th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius Announces Echocardiography Major

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has announced a new Bachelor of Science Echocardiography program launching in Fall 2022. With a $25,000 grant from the UPMC Altoona Foundation, echo tech students will benefit from working with a VIMEDIX ultrasonography machine and are eligible for additional scholarships. “Thanks to the generosity of the UPMC Altoona Foundation, our students will have the opportunity to learn cardiac sonography on high-fidelity simulation equipment,” said Andrea Gutmann, chair of the [...]

2022-07-06T10:03:09-04:00July 6th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius Accepting Nominations for New Athletic Hall of Fame

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College is now accepting nominations for the inaugural class of the new Athletic Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame will honor Mountie athletes who have excelled on the field and in their communities, going above and beyond their duties as athletes. All nominations will be considered by the Hall of Fame Committee. “Being an athlete at Mount Aloysius has always been synonymous with being a leader,” said Kevin [...]

2022-07-01T11:33:10-04:00July 1st, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius College Announces New VP for Student Affairs

Cresson, Pa. - After a national search, Mount Aloysius College is proud to announce that Robin A. Gore, Ed.D., has been named Vice President for Student Affairs. Gore comes to Mount Aloysius most recently from Pepperdine University in California, where she served as the Associate Dean of Student Affairs. “Dr. Gore brings a great amount of depth and experience to this vice presidential role,” said John N. McKeegan, president of Mount Aloysius College. “Her experience [...]

2022-06-30T09:10:31-04:00June 30th, 2022|General News|

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  • Revolution, love, and comedy will fill the stage as the Mount Aloysius Theatre Department presents "Urinetown: The Musical" in Alumni Hall. Come catch this satirical and dystopian show March 31, April 1, and April 2 at 7:30 p.m with the doors opening at 7:00 p.m.⁠ ⁠ Tickets are free and donations will be accepted to benefit the Tim Michrina Endowed Scholarship Fund.
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