From the category: Features

Students use event funds to establish Ireland charity

Led by Social Work Chair Terry Keller and History Chair Mary Robinson, PhD, 15 Lourdes students spent 3 weeks last summer living and learning alongside residents in Tullycross, Ireland.

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Ali Mass named fall 2013 outstanding female athlete

Ali Mass, a senior in nursing and varsity member of the women's volleyball team, is the first Gray Wolves' four-year letterwinner in the sport. Mass was a member of Lourdes inaugural team in 2010 and has seen the program grow throughout her career.

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Transcultural nursing in the "Kingdom of the Sky"

During the upcoming accelerated January session, 10 nursing students and 2 Lourdes professors will travel to a small sovereign enclave in Africa to engage in a transcultural nursing experience.

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Climbing the road to success in the mountains of Australia

Business and leadership alumnus Kevin Bargar ('08 MOL, Leadership) has climbed a road to success throughout his professional career – working first for the Dana Corporation for over 33 years, to recently making a move working for PACCAR in Bayswater, Australia.

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Alumna teaches in the "Land Of The Rising Sun"

Having been inspired to work overseas through her exposure to international students during a graduate assistantship, Amanda finds great enjoyment as a neitibu no sensei (native teacher) of the English language.

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Staff feature: Learning from the locals

Slideshow of photos from Lourdes' staffer Cyndy Fisher's international travels.

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Sisters of St. Francis call the world home

The Sylvania Franciscans have an interesting history full of partnerships and collaborations in far-flung locations.

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Ham radio-operating Sister makes headlines

An article that appeared in a Ham radio operator newsletter in June 1980 detailing Sister Ethel Solnick's efforts in Honduras and her success in engaging fellow Ham enthusiasts to help.

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Sisters of St. Francis – More international stories

Stories about the Sisters of St. Francis and their good works abroad.

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