Dominican Alumnae Advisory Council Zooms Into Work

Thirty-one members of the Dominican Alumnae Advisory Council connected via Zoom for their first meeting of the school year to discuss the council’s role in support of the Alumnae Association. Council members are Sally Russo ’04, President; Nelita Manego Ramey ’79, President Elect; Caroline McCall ’09, Secretary; Sr. Angeline Magro, O.P. ’55; Sr. Dominic Savio,… Read More

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