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Mountie named first female warden of Blair County Prison

Posted on: June 18, 2018

Abbie Tate, ’05, who started as a corrections officer in 2005 was named Warden of the Blair County Prison. Tate is a graduate of the Mount Aloysius College criminology program. She was selected from more than 80 applicants. Congratulations Abbie!

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Mt. Aloysius Names Head Coach for Women’s Lacrosse

Posted on: June 11, 2018

Cresson, Pa.─ Mount Aloysius College Vice President of Student Affairs, Dr. Jane Grassadonia has announced that Danielle O’Leary has been named the Head Coach of the College’s first –ever Mount Aloysius Women’s Lacrosse program. O’Leary joins Mount Aloysius from Hollins University, Roanoke Va. where she was the head lacrosse coach for the past six years.  O’Leary… Read More »

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ANNOUNCEMENT: New Summer Hours

Posted on: June 6, 2018

Mount Aloysius College will observe Summer Hours from June 4th through August 10th.  Summer business hours are: Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The entire learning community of Mount Aloysius College wishes you and yours a safe and wonderful summer.  Go Mounties!

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Mount Aloysius College Lists 2018 Graduates

Posted on: June 6, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2018 during Commencement Exercises held at their College’s Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center recently.  During the event, 185 graduates who completed their degree requirements in their respective majors were recognized.  The event was highlighted by a Commencement Address delivered by President Emeritus of New York… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Hosts Leadership Camp

Posted on: June 4, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius Leadership Institute is offering regional high school students, in grades nine through 12, an opportunity to develop their leadership skills.  The overall goal of the College’s Leadership Camp is to identify and develop young leaders early on, and to keep them here at home for our region’s future.  The… Read More »

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Mounties Visit Vietnam during Internship with Blair Companies

Posted on: May 31, 2018

Mounties Crystal Cosgrove and Claudia Lee pose for a photo in Vietnam during their internship with Blair Companies.  Blair Companies (Altoona, PA) is comprised of three synergistic business divisions – Signs, Fixtures, and Logistics – that enable them to set new standards for high-service, low-cost image and construction program management. 

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Mt Aloysius Student Research Earns National Recognition

Posted on: May 31, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College students benefit from hands-on learning experiences across a variety of academic and practical areas aimed at professional advancement and great jobs.  One of those experiences was captured recently and earned national recognition from the National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (NCSCE).  Mount Aloysius Biology students Pat Gully and Amber Ickes… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Announces Summer Open House

Posted on: May 31, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College will host an Open House on Friday, July 13th. The day will kick off with a resource fair at 9:15 a.m. and the official Open House will begin at 10:00 a.m. This Mount Aloysius College admissions event is the perfect time for high school students, parents, adult learners, or potential transfer students to… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Names Dr. John Mills Interim President

Posted on: May 31, 2018

Cresson, Pa.—Mount Aloysius Board Chairman, Philip Devorris has announced that John W. Mills, Ph.D., former interim Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost at the College, will serve as Interim President for the 2018-2019 academic year.  Dr. Mills was president of Paul Smith’s College, Paul Smiths N.Y., from 2004 to 2014.  At Paul Smith’s, he also… Read More »

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Attorney Aimee Willet Leads Mt Aloysius Mock Trial Team

Posted on: May 29, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College Interim President John Mills, Ph.D. announced that Aimee L. Willet, Esq. will be Head Coach of the College’s Mock Trial Team beginning with the 2018 fall semester.  Attorney Willett is a cofounding partner of the Altoona-based Fanelli Willet Law Offices.  She has served as an adjunct professor at Mount Aloysius College… Read More »

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus