Schools Archive

Bona fide: Our Lady of Good Hope students learn Latin Default Thumbnail
Schools

Bona fide: Our Lady of Good Hope students learn Latin

By Annie Obergefell Through its classical curriculum, one elementary school in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend continues to prove that while Latin may be a dead language, its relevance […]

Teacher creates image of school patroness Default Thumbnail
Diocese

Teacher creates image of school patroness

Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades visited Marian High School in Mishawaka on the feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes in February and placed it under her patronage. In honor of […]

Around the Diocese: June 9, 2019 Default Thumbnail
Diocese

Around the Diocese: June 9, 2019

A Brush with God icon retreat DONALDSON – Lindenwood Retreat and Conference Center welcomes back Father Peter Pearson, who will lead an icon workshop/retreat July 28 to Aug. 2. Check-in […]

Dr. Joseph Brettnacher, former Marian High School principal, appointed superintendent of Catholic schools Default Thumbnail
Diocese

Dr. Joseph Brettnacher, former Marian High School principal, appointed superintendent of Catholic schools

FORT WAYNE — Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades announced May 28 the appointment of Joseph Brettnacher, Ph.D., as superintendent of Catholic schools for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend. Brettnacher recently […]

Top grads mark beginnings and endings Default Thumbnail
Local

Top grads mark beginnings and endings

Bishop Dwenger High School: Valedictorian Christopher Wilkins Bishop Dwenger High School: Salutatorian Tavehon McGarry Marian High School:  Valedictorian Mackenzie Mencias Marian High School: Salutatorian Margaret Cook Saint Joseph High School: […]

‘Fundamental beauty of life’ portrayed by young artists Default Thumbnail
Schools

‘Fundamental beauty of life’ portrayed by young artists

St. Joseph County Right to Life, one of Northern Indiana’s foremost promotors of human dignity and defenders of the vulnerable, strives to educate individuals across the lifespan about the importance […]

‘Honor Roll’ distinction for Catholic vision goes to Marian Default Thumbnail
Diocese

‘Honor Roll’ distinction for Catholic vision goes to Marian

Marian High School has been added to a prestigious list in Catholic education, but its principal says the announcement holds importance mostly for the journey that led to the recognition […]

Catholic Schools Office Superintendent Marsha Jordan dies Default Thumbnail
Diocese

Catholic Schools Office Superintendent Marsha Jordan dies

A 40-year veteran of Catholic schools of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Marsha Jordan, passed away Thursday, May 9 at the age of 67. Jordan had battled cancer for […]

Catholic high schools set to graduate future saints Default Thumbnail
Local

Catholic high schools set to graduate future saints

Facing the future with both faith and excitement, 770 students are preparing to graduate in May and June from the four Catholic high schools of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South […]

Sodalitas group helps community and Bishop Luers school Default Thumbnail
Schools

Sodalitas group helps community and Bishop Luers school

On Tuesday, April 30, all Bishop Luers High School students and faculty took a break from their normal school morning activities to give back to their community. The service-learning initiative […]

Modlins keep Catholic Scouting in the family Default Thumbnail
Local

Modlins keep Catholic Scouting in the family

You might say that Scouting roots run deep in the Modlin family. First there was Matt Modlin, who rose to the Boy Scouts of America rank of Eagle Scout during […]

Busse to speak at USF commencement; Carpenter will receive honor Default Thumbnail
Schools

Busse to speak at USF commencement; Carpenter will receive honor

FORT WAYNE – Steel Dynamics Inc. co-founder Keith Busse will address graduates as the featured speaker at the University of Saint Francis commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. May 4 at […]