February CWSP News: Discover Financial Services hosts CWSP Breakfast Seminar

On Wednesday, February 12, Discover Financial Services and Walgreen Co. hosted a Breakfast Seminar on the Cristo Rey Corporate Work Study Program.  Roger Hochschild, President and COO of Discover, and Kelly McNamara Corley, EVP and General Counsel of Discover, welcomed over 50 guests to hear from featured speaker Steve Pemberton, Chief Diversity Officer at Walgreen Co. and author of A … Read More

President’s Pen: December 2013

One of our alumni will be graduating Boston College in 2014.  He just informed us of his acceptance into Teach-For-America.  He will be teaching in a challenging neighborhood in Milwaukee next school year. Another alumna attending Alleghany College was awarded a special grant to do environmental impact research in the Jungles of Peru over the summer. Yet another alumna in … Read More

President’s Pen: Summer 2013

“Share the bread.  If you think there isn’t enough, share it anyway.  You will be surprised how often there is more than enough.  Don’t wait.  Share what you have.”  Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, President of DePaul University used these words in his sermon to our seniors and families at graduation.  Fr. Dennis rejoiced with our students at how far they have … Read More

President’s Pen: May 2013

“My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.”  In the Catholic calendar, May ends with the Feast of the Visitation as Mary visits her sister Elizabeth and utters the Magnificat or Song of Mary.  So many good things have been happening here at Cristo Rey St. Martin this month that I keep returning to Mary’s … Read More