Spreading Good Will

In these extraordinary times of social distancing, good will has no boundaries. Time, talent, and treasure from the Dominican community near and far are shared daily. Good will takes many forms – grocery runs for neighbors, making meals for healthcare workers, repurposing donated materials of bags and clothing into protective masks, thank you signs on… Read More

Karing Krewe Brings Meals to Nurses

Responding to the call for food donations as part of community support for East Jefferson General Hospital’s healthcare workers during the pandemic, Class of ’79 alumnae Mitzi Alario and Karen Andressen Copeland joined the Karing Krewe. The Karing Krewe, that also includes Dominican alumnae Janice Scott (’70), Laurie Beard (’82), and Debra Davis Hymel (’79),… Read More

Catholic Sisters Week a Community Celebration

Celebrating Catholic Sisters Week March 8-14 and its theme of Communities of Spirit, Hearts for Ministry, several sisters in our New Orleans community gathered March 9th at the home of Alumnae Director Celeste Shelsey Anding (’82) for a delicious supper provided by Dominican Alumnae board members and friends. The gathering included Dominican Sisters of Peace Sr…. Read More

God’s Hand in “See the Miracle”

  On Wednesday, October 23, Catholic singer and songwriter Lorraine Melito Hess (’86) will present a free release concert at 7:30 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 105 Bonnabel Blvd. in Metairie. The event will be a very special one for Hess and fellow Dominican alumna Jennifer Babin Collins (’87). The newly released album,… Read More