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A push toward potential

“I’m a glutton for punishment,” Kathy Thiemann ’87 jokes when reflecting on why she…

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Students Make Global Change

Every day, millions suffer from a lack of access to clean, safe water….

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Taking on Modern Ecological Challenges in the Spirit of St. Francis

St. Francis of Assisi is the patron saint of ecology. With the Feast…

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Global Attendees at Assessment Workshop

Alverno College, a global-leader in competency-based programs, hosted its 39th Teaching for Competencies…

Educators from throughout Wisconsin and the world travel to Alverno's campus each summer to learn about such things as implementing competency-based programs into higher ed institutions and character education into K-12 schools.
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Alverno Students Shine at Leadership Initiative

A new partnership effort initiated by MiKE and Startup MKE not only provided…

A new Milwaukee-area leadership initiative brought together 140 students from 19 local colleges and universities. The purpose was to provide students with opportunities to strengthen collaboration skills while exploring innovation. The result was showcasing the leadership skills of Alverno students.
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Lake Michigan Connects Students to the Coastal Cities of the Baltic Sea

Melissa Marchese, a Communication & Technology student set to graduate in December, was…

In a class led by Alverno professors Jodi Eastberg and David Brooker, students studied the concept of coastal cities. The experience culminated with an 11-day trip to similar coastal cities in the Baltics. Pictured here, students observe and get a topdown perspective of the redeveloped western harbor in Malmö, Sweden.