“Commitment and Time Management”: An Interview with Cassandra Abarca    

Cassandra (CRSM ’18  Alverno College ’22) and I spoke on the phone not long after a Boston-based non-profit announced that she had been elected to the organization’s 2020-2021 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. Like most recent college prep graduates, her journey during the Covid-19 pandemic can only be described as unpredictable. But it is clear that her ambition and mastery … Read More

College Acceptances for Class of 2016 Start Rolling In

College acceptances for the 80 seniors in the Class of 2016 are starting to roll in. The roster of colleges and universities includes: Bradley University, Cardinal Stritch University Carroll University, Carthage College, Coe College, Dominican University, Illinois Benedictine, Illinois State University, Loras College, Marian University, Northern Illinois University, Southern Illinois University, St. Louis University, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, St. … Read More