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A Shining Example

Constance Brooks (’12, BA) is a role model to many. As program director at Harbor House/300 Beds, Inc., she works with homeless and chemically dependent women to sustain their recovery, gain self-esteem, self-sufficiency and permanent housing. Her own story of transformation inspires these women to secure a place in society as productive, working citizens and oftentimes, to reunite with their children and loved ones.

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Leading and Following in Francis' Footsteps

Sr. Barbara Vano, OSF, director of campus ministry, has been appointed to the position of staff pilgrimage leader with the Franciscan Pilgrimage Programs, Inc., a nonprofit ministry of the Assumption VM Province, Franciscans. As a staff leader, Sr. Barbara will annually accompany groups on pilgrimages to Assisi and Rome, Italy. 

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A Pioneer for Future Generations

Sr. Mary Jon Wagner, OSF, accepted her leadership role in 2012 and has steadfastly worked to ensure the legacy of the Sisters’ mission to serve as messengers of peace and to be committed to works that reverence human dignity, embrace the poor and marginalized and respect the gift of creation.

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Sharing our Franciscan values with others

The Lourdes University community shares its Franciscan values of community, learning, reverence and service with our local community as well as communities across our nation and the globe. Their work doesn’t stop when summer begins. In fact, Lourdes students seek out outreach and service learning projects to participate in year ‘round.

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Recognizing our award winners

During spring semester, the Lourdes University community gathered to honor high achievers at the annual awards ceremony. Please join AtLourdes magazine in congratulating this year’s winners.

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Extraordinary Gray Wolves: Janet Zale - Cyber Woman

She specializes in the field of computer forensics. Her expertise lends itself well to forensically examining computers, cell phones and electronic devices for other local police departments and the federal government. In the latter case, she was chosen as one of the inaugural members of the FBI's Violent Crimes Against Children Task Force.

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Extraordinary Gray Wolves: Stevie Beale Van Ausdale - Super Stevie

A talented individual, Stevie has dealt with great trauma and didn't just survive but triumphed. When recuperating in the hospital from an automobile accident, her caregivers, friends and family members referred to her as "Super Stevie" for her resilience and positive attitude.

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Extraordinary Gray Wolves: Active Minds - The Conscientious Ninjas

In 2012, Nursing student Sarah Berendt established the Lourdes University chapter of Active Minds, a non-profit association dedicated to being the voice of young adult mental health advocacy nationwide.

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Extraordinary Gray Wolves: Michael Buck - The Unbelievable Bucks

Michael is a proven leader and super hero – assisting citizens across the globe. His most notable accomplishments include commanding 110 personnel for 2 years in Baghdad, Iraq's Green Zone without any casualties, as well as providing protection for Air Force One in Argentina.

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Extraordinary Gray Wolves: Laureen Knueven - Mighty Campus Minister

Having experienced Lourdes as a student and an employee, Laurie is grateful to the learned faculty and staff. "I have grown to love this community; it has become a part of my heart. My dedication comes from St. Francis. He is truly a role model for my life and through his works I strive to live."

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