Spectrum July 2019 Index

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On the Cover (see above)

In June, seven Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa moved to St. Elizabeth Manor, an assisted living center in Footville, WI. Pictured on the cover are (clockwise from top left) Srs. Judy Parent and Mary Rathert helping Sr. Ruth Poochigian move; Sr. Barbara Dannhausen with Sr. Janette Wicker and Sr. Sarah Anne Kaminski in Janette’s room; Srs. Mary Ann Nelson and Patty Caraher helping Sr. Joan O’Shea move; Sisters at Sinsinawa Mound waving good-bye to those preparing to leave; and Sr. Sheila Griffin showing her wood carving gift from the Sinsinawa Mound community. Photos by Tricia Buxton and Michelle Horton.

Sr. Tina Receives Award

Tina Heltsley, OP, was honored with the San Mateo (CA) County Sherriff’s Community Member Service Award in May in recognition of her community devotion, leadership, and compassion. Read more . . .

Dreams of the Heart
Sr. Susan Enjoys Spiritual Guidance

Might you remember when you were a “young” religious and you had some very special dream in your heart? A dream that sort of helped you define your life as a religious, but you just couldn’t quite put your finger on it? Read more . . .

Getting to Know You
Amanda and Siobhan Begin Candidacy

As we all know, we can “Google” anything! Try Googling how to introduce an individual and you will find how-to steps of introductions in a variety of contexts. We acknowledge the privilege it is to introduce to you Amanda Zygarlicke and Siobhan Burroughs. Read more . . .

CDN Visits Sinsinawa

Sisters from the Collaborative Dominican Novitiate visited Sinsinawa during the Easter season. Read more . . .

Dominican Women Afire
Prepared for Today, Poised for Tomorrow

The Dominican Women Afire “Prepared for Today, Poised for Tomorrow” gathering was held at Dominican College in Blauvelt, NY, over Memorial Day weekend. Dominican Women Afire is comprised of Dominican Sisters from various congregations all of whom are either under 60 years old or less than 10 years perpetually professed. Read more . . .

Low Carbon Diet
Prepared for Today, Poised for Tomorrow

This Lent, the Care of Creation Committee invited Sisters and Associates to participate in a diet—a Low Carbon Diet! Participants were asked to embrace a Lenten practice of adopting climate-friendly lifestyle practices to reduce our carbon footprint. Read more . . .

Racial Justice
Edgewood Campus School Students Pen Letter

Recently, our 6th graders discovered that a synonym resource book from a large school publisher contained some concerning representations. Read more . . .

Messmer Catholic Schools Anniversary Celebration

Messmer Catholic Schools, Milwaukee, WI, held an anniversary celebration on May 4 which several Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa attended. Read more . . .

Mazzuchelli Mondays

DU Student Creates Short Videos

I have a funny name. Well, some people think I have a funny name. At least that’s how it was growing up. People would always mispronounce it. Read more . . .

Sr. Kathy Long Honored

Kathy Long, OP, received the St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Award from the Archdiocese of Chicago Immigration Office during the Keep Hope Alive Benefit held by the archdiocese May 13. Read more . . .

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