“To embrace accountability and responsibility”: An Interview with Liz Martinez

I met with Liz Martinez (CRSM ’12, Lake Forest College ’16) during her first visit to the new campus on Belvidere Road. Our conversation covered a lot of territory; from her extracurriculars at CRSM, through a family health crisis, to her successes at First Midwest Bank. The following conversation has been edited and condensed.   First of all, thanks for … Read More

Freshmen Class Getting Ready

to “Go Corporate”   Freshmen finished their first week of training in the Corporate Work Study Program.  Another 2 week session is coming up in August to make sure they’re ready to go for our business partners!   There is no doubt that Cristo Rey St. Martin is a leader in work study training. Students work diligently on a wide … Read More

Two colleges, one summer

A Reflection on High School Summer Experiences, By America, CRSM Class of 2019 This summer I was blessed to have had the opportunity to attend Illinois Institute of Technology’s psychology summer program as well as Marquette University’s Summer Leadership Institute. Both strongly influenced me, and I couldn’t be more proud about having had attended both of these programs. Illinois Institute … Read More