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Alverno College Project Aims to Prevent Flooding

October 26, 2016

When Alverno College made plans for its $30 million construction and renovation, it specifically looked for ways to be better environmental stewards. Part of that plan involved installing a bioswale and retention tank in the Pitman Theatre parking lot. 12 News came out to see how the bioswale and retention tank work together to help reduce storm water runoff.


Alverno College receives $2.7 million grant from the Hilton Foundation

October 20, 2016

Alverno College received a $2.7 million grant from the Hilton Foundation to raise awareness about the work being done by Catholic Sisters. This article ran in BizTimes announcing the grant.

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Alverno College Launches First Doctorate Program

October 4, 2016


Shortly after announcing the launch of Alverno’s first doctorate degree program, BizTimes ran a story. Click the link to see the article.

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Hmong American Peace Academy Focuses On Helping Students ‘Achieve the American Dream’

September 21, 2016

Chris Her-Xiong, ’02 has worked to make a better life for children in Milwaukee’s Hmong community. See how the idea for the Hmong American Peace Academy on the city’s northwest side came about, and how her mission is having an impact, not only on Hmong children, but on an entire community.
Life Stories: Chris Her-Xiong – NBC News

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Alverno Speeds Up The College Application Process With ‘Fast Track Days’

August 23, 2016

Fast Track 2

The college application process can be a long and daunting task, but here at Alverno we’re making it as easy as possible to apply, be accepted, and get your financial aid package. To find out how, listen to this report from WUWM’s Rachel Morello. 

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