Art students at Creighton Preparatory School in Omaha, NE have joined the Memory Project, a charitable nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to create and donate portraits to youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, violence, and extreme poverty. Given that youth [...]
The Bellarmine Preparatory School Robotics team in Tacoma, WA was recently awarded a $10,000 Best Buy Community Grant. The grant will be used to extend the team’s community outreach with local Boys and Girls Clubs. Robotics Co-Director Joy Taylor said in the past the team has only been able to serve youth in the [...]
On September 11, Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School students organized and held a rally in support of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). This student-inspired and student-led event brought students together to both create awareness and show their support for Dreamers. The featured speaker was Angela Adams, Immigration Attorney and Board Member for the Immigrant Welcome Center. Adams provided details about how [...]
On September 14, 2017, Jesuit Refugee Service/USA (JRS/USA) received the Anne Frank Award, given by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to an American person or organization who has demonstrated a body of work which confronts intolerance, anti-Semitism, racism or discrimination, while upholding freedom and equal rights.JRS is being honored for our work [...]
Nativity Preparatory School in Boston, MA is pleased to announce that Mr. Brian P. Maher has been installed as its 7th president. During a Mass of the Holy Spirit held at the school, Rev. John J. Cecero, SJ, Provincial of the USA Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus, officially missioned Mr. Maher to be [...]
The Board of Trustees of Georgetown Preparatory School in North Bethesda, M.D. is delighted to announce that Rev. James R. Van Dyke, S.J., has been named the next president of Georgetown Prep, effective July 1, 2018. Read the press release.