Dominican Confers 170 Diplomas on Class of 2019

One-hundred seventy students received diplomas from St. Mary’s Dominican High School during the May 18 graduation ceremony held at 10:30 a.m. on campus. Sr. Suzanne Brauer, O.P., Dominican’s Corporation Members’ Delegate, delivered the opening prayer. Mrs. Wendy Grubb, Chair of the Counseling Department, presented graduates. President Dr. Cynthia A. Thomas and Vice President, Principal Mrs…. Read More

St. Mary’s Dominican High School Presents Scholarship Awards

St. Mary’s Dominican High School awarded school scholarships to 26 current seventh graders based on the students’ academic records and their performance on the High School Placement Test. The scholarships were presented during the May 11 scholarship ceremony held on Dominican’s campus.                  Isabella Armbruster, Isidore Newman School, Ruth U. Fertel Endowed Scholarship; Taylor Christian, St…. Read More

Pope’s Climatologist Returns to Dominican

During a New Orleans visit in March, world-renowned atmospheric scientist Fr. Eduardo Scarel, O. Carm., known as Pope Francis’ climatologist, returned to St. Mary’s Dominican High School for a presentation on climate change and faith. It was Fr. Scarel’s second visit to Dominican. In January 2016, he shared research and insights on climate change and… Read More

Paths to a Vocational Life

The paths they took were different. It was not always a direct route, however, through prayer each one reached the same destination – a commitment to religious sisterhood. Addressing an assembly of 8th graders and freshman, Sister Evelyn N. Okoye, SSH, Sr. Gloria Murillo, STJ, and Sr. Kathy Broussard, OP shared with the students the… Read More

Dominican Hosts Presentation of A Dream and A Chisel: Louisiana Sculptor Angela Gregory in Paris • 1925-1928

In Alumnae Hall, surrounded by the artwork of Angela Gregory, author Nancy L. Penrose addressed an audience about the book she co-authored with husband Gregory, A Dream and A Chisel: Louisiana Sculptor Angela Gregory in Paris • 1925-1928. Also presenting was Susan Hymel, Angela Gregory historian and representative of Gregory Art, the family’s trust to… Read More