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Mount Aloysius Celebrates Miracle Grotto’s 100th Year

Posted on: February 4, 2019

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…. Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Celebrates December Grads

Posted on: January 29, 2019

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:… Read More »

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Get to know Brianna Baker, Mercy Center Coordinator/Women’s Volleyball Coach

Posted on: January 29, 2019

A conversation with Brianna Baker, Mercy Center Coordinator / Women’s Volleyball Coach at Mount Aloysius College. How many years have you worked at MAC? 11 years coaching, 8 full time Tell me about your job and responsibilities at the College I coaching women’s volleyball, as well as work in Mission Integration/Community Engagement. I coordinate community service… Read More »

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Vox Nova Presents “Timeless Love” Concert

Posted on: January 28, 2019

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,… Read More »

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Mounties & President Brave the Cold for Blood Wolf Moon

Posted on: January 21, 2019

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.

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Mount Aloysius College Celebrates MLK Week

Posted on: January 21, 2019

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… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Offers Motivational Hockey Talk

Posted on: January 15, 2019

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… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Announces Fall 2018 Dean’s List

Posted on: January 11, 2019

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… Read More »

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Mounties Use Break to Give Back

Posted on: January 9, 2019

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… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Selected from Among Thousands as a Best Value School Award Recipient

Posted on: December 18, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College has been selected out of nearly 8,000 postsecondary schools as the recipient of a Best Value School award. The award is issued by University Research & Review, a company dedicated to improving the process of how a student selects a postsecondary school. There is a rigorous selection process conducted… Read More »

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