Student Internship In France Teaches Lessons To Last Lifetime

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By Maria Elena Cruz SAN ANTONIO—This summer a small group of students participated in a unique internship opportunity made possible by the mass communication department and a generous donation from an OLLU alumnus. Students Chan’Cellore Makanjuola, Alexis Medrano and Maria Elena Cruz traveled to France with a group of pilgrims and […]

A Light For Jane Ann Slater

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By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—On September 20, 2016, Jane Ann Slater was presented a lamp post by the SGA student body. The light post is mean to symbolize the light that she brought to the community during her interim as president of OLLU through 2013-2015. Slater states that, “Light […]

The Consecrated Among Us: Sister Rose Ann Blair

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By Pauline Fields SAN ANTONIO—To continue celebrating the Convent of Divine Providence and their 150 year anniversary in Texas, we introduce you to Sister Rose Ann Blair. Sr. Rose Ann Blair’s story is a unique one. She has traveled all over the nation to provide service in the name of […]

Nagy Receives Prestigious Award

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By Kimberly Yosko SAN ANTONIO—Sr. Margit Nagy, CDP, Ph.D. recently was awarded one of Japan’s highest honors. In November, Sr. Nagy was awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon. According to a press release by the Consulate-General of Japan in Houston, Sr. Nagy “is among […]

Convent History, As Told By A Small Hallway

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By Jessica Ortiz SAN ANTONIO—Have you ever been to the third floor of the convent? I am guessing that most of you who are reading this article have not. Do not worry, I was like you once. However, all that changed the day I moved in to the convent with […]

CDP Heritage Day

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By Jonathan Alvear SAN ANTONIO—Not many know of the Moye Retreat Center, but it holds many of the famously known A.C.T.S retreats and has also been used by OLLU organizations for retreats. 2016 has over 40 retreats booked at the Moye Retreat Center, almost one for every weekend of the […]

The Consecrated Among Us: Sister Patricia Lohre

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By Angelica Casas SAN ANTONIO—While most students learn to balance school life with social and family life, one student also includes the consecrated life in her balance. Sister Patricia Marie Lohre, a sister of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament of Victoria Congregation, is a senior at Our Lady of […]

The Consecrated Among Us: Sister Joyce Detzel

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By Angelica Casas SAN ANTONIO—With a wide smile, Sister Joyce Detzel grabs two photographs that sit behind her desk and explains that in one is her small grandson and in the other is her son, her daughter-in-law and her granddaughter. As any other mother, Detzel is proud to show off […]