posted on: Monday, September 17, 2018
Sister Paula Kleine-Kracht, OSU spoke at Bellarmine's teacher induction ceremony Friday evening, Sept 14, 2018 about three individuals whom she hoped would be an inspiration to the inductees: Saint Robert Bellarmine, Thomas Merton and Saint Angela Merici. Their statues are found on the Bellarmine ca... view entire article
posted on: Friday, August 24, 2018
The Ursuline Sisters of Louisville join the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) in being left sickened and ashamed of the church we love, trusted, and have committed our lives to serve by the recent news detailing the extensive and sometimes brutal sexual abuse committed by Catholic pri... view entire article
posted on: Thursday, August 9, 2018
Bellarmine University has announced the recipients of its prestigious annual Alumni Association Awards. This year, the recipients include the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville; and two individuals to be recognized: Sr. Regina M. Bevelacqua, OSU ’64 UC and Mary Jo Payne, OSU-A ’72. The honorees have... view entire article
posted on: Monday, July 2, 2018
Dear President Peterworth,
On behalf of Catholic Climate Covenant’s episcopal liaison, Bishop Richard Pates, and our board, staff, and partners, I thank you for the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, Kentucky’s endorsement of the Catholic Climate Declaration. The Declaration announces your suppor... view entire article
posted on: Monday, July 2, 2018
The 60th reunion for Ursuline Academy Louisville, Class of 1958, took place on Sunday, June 10 in the Motherhouse on the Ursuline Campus. This special anniversary was organized by committee members Wanda Haas Bell, Joyce Kadler Klusman and Diana Diebold Shuck.
Twenty-six graduates attended the li... view entire article
posted on: Friday, June 15, 2018
Fifty years ago this month, Ursuline College and Bellarmine College merged to form a co-educational college that is now Bellarmine University.
The university and the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville have launched a year-long celebration of the merger's anniversary, featuring events celebrating the le... view entire article
posted on: Wednesday, June 6, 2018
The Ursuline Sisters of Louisville have joined with other U.S. Catholic institutions in formally expressing support for action that addresses climate change.
On May 31, 2018, Sister Janet M. Peterworth, President of the Ursuline Sisters of Louisville, signed the U.S. Catholic Climate Declaration, w... view entire article
posted on: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Sister Regina Bevelacqua, founder and director of Saint Mary's Day Center Training for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in Louisville, took a team of athletes to this year's Special Olympics Kentucky State Summer Games at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond from June 1-3.
At the Torch Run,... view entire article
posted on: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Congratulations to Sister Ruth Ann Haunz OSU, manager of the Francis Center Kids Café and her staff on receiving the Bobby Ellis Award from Dare to Care on March 20th. “This outreach ministry of St. John Paul II Catholic Church serves Kids Café meals to 50 youth from the Buechel and Hikes Point ... view entire article
posted on: Saturday, March 10, 2018
Ursuline Sister of Louisville Sister Margaret Ann Hagan O.S.U., died at Nazareth Home-Highlands on Friday, March 9, 2018. A native of Louisville, she was 71 and had been an Ursuline Sister of Louisville since 1965.
Sister Hagan taught high school for 10 years at Holy Rosary Academy, Angela Merici H... view entire article