Saturday, September 14, 2024
5:30 – 9:30 PM
Bertschi Center, Mount Aloysius College

A Night in the Vineyard

This gourmet dinner event features a wine reception with lavish hors d’oeuvres and a three-course meal paired with wines.

Your participation and generous contribution will provide a life-changing investment in mercy education through scholarship support, elevating our students now…and for the future.

Please note all guests must be 21 years and older.

Professional valet parking will be available at the drop-off area located on the loop road between Ihmsen and Misciagna residence halls.  A campus map can be found at

Questions? Please call the Advancement Office at 814-886-6396 between the hours of 9 am – 4 pm or email and we would be happy to assist you.  Thank you!

2024 Committee

Paul & Maureen Calandra, Co-Chairs

Philip & Colleen Devorris, Co-Chairs

Greg & Mary Drew

Lee & Jane Hite

Ziad & Nada Khoury

Renée Martin-Nagle ’79

Amber Sheetz

John & Theresa McKeegan


Kevin Zraly

Kevin Zraly is an award-winning wine writer and one of the world’s foremost wine educators, teaching wine for 50 years and sharing his passion with thousands of eager students from all walks of life.  He has written eight books about wine and food, including his Windows on the World Complete Wine Course, the number one wine book in the United States.

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Stephen Harvey

Stephen Philip Harvey, a saxophonist, composer, arranger, and educator, has performed throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions of the United States. He leads his ensembles with a drive to explore a vast array of avenues in improvisation and composition. These ensembles include his chordless trio SPH+2, his electric quintet, Sphinx, his mid-sized jazz combo, the Stephen Philip Harvey Octet (SPH8), and his large ensemble the Stephen Philip Harvey Jazz Orchestra (SPHJO).

SPH+2 will provide musical entertainment during A Night in the Vineyard’s reception and dinner.

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Why Attend?

Our Students

Mount Aloysius College Student Group Photo

Our students have great need and enormous potential.

  • 37% are first-generation
  • 99% receive financial aid

Mount Aloysius has been named:

  • 2023 Best Colleges for Adults
  • 2022-2023 College of Distinction for Nursing, Business, Education, Career Development, and Military Support

Our Region

By attending, you’re not just enjoying a delightful evening; you’re actively participating in the economic development of our region and ensuring that the next generation has the tools and opportunities they need to succeed. Your presence at this event is not just about enjoying wine and good company; it’s about investing in our community’s future and ensuring it’s in capable hands. Join us for “A Night in the Vineyard” and be a part of something meaningful.

Mount Aloysius Students from Pennsylvania