Career Day: An Exploration of Professions

Today Dominican students gained insights into a range of career paths during Career Day’s four sessions where professionals shared their expertise and advice. Presented by the Guidance Department, Career Day featured 33 speakers that included 30 Dominican alumnae. Speakers were an Air Force Colonel, architects, attorneys, business/entrepreneur, dentist, funeral director, librarian, neonatal intensive care nurses,… Read More

St. Joseph Altar Preparations

Preparations for Dominican’s St. Joseph Altar brought students and alumnae together to bake 3,000 cookies for the altar that will be displayed in Alumnae Hall for public viewing on Monday, March 19, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.   The tradition of building an altar to honor the father of Jesus, began in Sicily. In… Read More

Dominican Helps Stop the Hunger

St. Mary’s Dominican High School’s 19th annual food drive collected 30,352 cans of food and dry goods for the Second Harvest Food Bank, representing an estimated 25,071 pounds of donations. Emily Slazer, Food Sourcing Specialist – East at Second Harvest Food Bank said the donation will “equate to 20,893 meals for families across south Louisiana…. Read More

Caroline Hensley an A+ Athlete

Senior Caroline Hensley was among the honored local A+ Athletes for scholastic achievement, athletic ability, and overall community and school involvement. A $400 donation, in Caroline’s name, was given to St. Mary’s Dominican High School by McDonald’s restaurants of Greater New Orleans to emphasize education’s critical role in today’s highly competitive world. Each student chosen… Read More