It’s All About Leadership

It is well known there is a surplus of certified school leaders. Most…

William Hughes, assistant professor of Education, discusses Alverno's partnership with Schools That Can Milwaukee, including the launch of a new Leadership Development Program.
Celebrating 50 Years in Community

Sister Mary Diez ‘67, SSSF and Sister Kathleen O’Brien ’67, SSSF grew up…

As they celebrate their Golden Jubilee, Sisters Mary Diez & Kathleen O'Brien reflect on 50 years of service.
This Better Be Good

How do I begin to write about 37 years at Alverno College? As…

After 37 years at Alverno, Tim Riordan, retired professor of Philosophy, reflects on his time at the College and the tough audiences that prompt everyone - faculty, students, staff - to do their very best.
Education, the Workforce and the Liberal Arts

I’ve been thinking lately about the current political push to better connect the…

Sister Joel Read reflects on the role of a liberal arts education on today's workforce.
In Tribute: Sister J. Dolores Brunner

It is with great sadness that we announce the recent death of Sister…

Sister JD Brunner dedicated 50 years of service to Alverno College. This image from the 1950's shows her teaching a class of Alverno students.
In Good Hands

As a much younger School Sister of St. Francis (SSSF), I was appointed…

Sister Kathleen O'Brien reflects on keeping the best of the School Sister of St. Francis heritage.