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Many Doors In, Many Paths Through

Many Doors In, Many Paths Through

NO MATTER WHERE YOU ARE and where you want to go, Alverno can get you there. That’s the guiding principle behind Alverno’s School of Adult Learning and New Initiatives, which, in i…

Separating Fact From Fiction

Separating Fact From Fiction

The spread of COVID-19 has been accompanied by another pandemic – the rampant proliferation of misinformation about the virus, its origination, prevention and treatment methods, and vacc…

Why We Teach: Alverno's Social Work Faculty

Why We Teach: Alverno's Social Work Faculty

Alverno’s Social Work major was established in the fall of 2017, ready to prepare undergraduate students to serve and make a powerful impact in their communities and to those in need. To…

A Tremendous Light

A Tremendous Light

“I think the difference between me and some people is that I’m content to do my little bit. Sometimes people think they have to do big things in order to make change. But if each…

Equality Through Education

Equality Through Education

It’s one thing to be aware of what constitutes racist beliefs, actions and systems. It’s another thing to take action against them. “It’s not acceptable anymore to mere…

Silver Linings

Silver Linings

Alex Blom held the door as the delivery men hauled the refrigerator-sized machine — a spectrometer donated by Aurora West Allis Memorial Hospital — into the lab. On that January da…

Ready for the Future of Nursing

Ready for the Future of Nursing

The health care profession is changing every day. Alverno's growing nursing programs, including two new nurse practitioner tracks, ensure that health care providers are ready for tomorrow, tod…

Unlocking New Opportunities

Unlocking New Opportunities

Many professionals today need a flexible, affordable and accelerated path to master in-demand skills and earn career-advancing credentials. Two new and unique Alverno programs are ready to mee…

Helping Us Heal

Helping Us Heal

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected individuals in different ways. Adults have lost jobs, students have lost school as they know it, families have lost stability, and some of us have lost loved…

Catch the Light

Catch the Light

The basement of a pharmaceutical company might sound like an odd place to discover one's creative soulmate, but Natalie Sorrentino '04 and Courtney Kotloski aren't afraid to embrace the unexpe…

Working for a Healthier Wisconsin

Working for a Healthier Wisconsin

Driven by mission. Rooted in the Catholic faith and our Franciscan values. United in the service of a healthier community. These are the principles that Alverno College and Ascension Wisconsin…

Status Update

Status Update

Social media is how blogger Alexa Espinoza shares the latest fashions and inspirational messages with girls and women in Milwaukee and beyond. It has helped her broaden her network and develop…