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On a Mission to Heal

On a Mission to Heal

It’s rare when someone can say that they know exactly who they are and what it is in life they hope to do. For many, self-discovery and healing is a lifelong journey. Alverno student D…

Our Sisters: Arlene Einwalter

Our Sisters: Arlene Einwalter

Some people experience their callings as a wordless tug, a sense from deep within that points them to the right path. Sister Arlene Einwalter ’60, however, experienced her calling somewh…

Alverno Loyal: Loyal From The Start

Alverno Loyal: Loyal From The Start

When Kim Otzelberger ’20, a creative searching for a place to thrive, took a tour of the Alverno campus, the vibe felt different. “You just felt connected to the campus already wit…

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

With each and every COVID-19 vaccine given, we take a step closer to beating the pandemic. And Alverno nurses are proud to be leading the charge. Whether it’s as students logging clinica…

Nevertheless, She Persisted

Nevertheless, She Persisted

Imagine that, more than a decade ago, you make a mistake. A mistake that happens to be against the law, which you own up to, express remorse for, and work to make right. Imagine that between n…

Our Sisters: Judeen Schulte

Our Sisters: Judeen Schulte

Teaching future nurses during a global pandemic doesn’t faze Sister Judeen Schulte ’71. That’s because the Alverno nursing professor and her colleagues have always connected…

Alverno at Work: Lynnea Katz-Petted

Alverno at Work: Lynnea Katz-Petted

As the virus that causes COVID-19 began spreading across Wisconsin in March, Gov. Tony Evers issued a Safer at Home Order with the intent of keeping people healthy. But being at home wasn&rsqu…

Alverno Loyal: Giving from the Front Line

Alverno Loyal: Giving from the Front Line

Candace Hill ’16 chose nursing because it seemed like a practical career. Like most people, she envisioned nurses in hospitals and emergency rooms. She’d never heard of public heal…

Alums, Students Answer Public Health Calls

Alums, Students Answer Public Health Calls

When Milwaukee residents call the city’s coronavirus hotline to ask questions about the virus or obtain test results, there’s a good chance there’s an Alverno alum or student…

An Advocate for Mental Health

An Advocate for Mental Health

Martina Gollin-Graves ’02 always knew that she wanted to help those who were most in need of mental health care. After earning her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Alverno, Gol…

Alverno Loyal: Scholarship Honors Service

Alverno Loyal: Scholarship Honors Service

When Linda Scheible reflects upon her years as a faculty member in Alverno’s social sciences department, she focuses on the deep connections she formed with her students and colleagues.…

Fellowship Honors Powers' Legacy

Fellowship Honors Powers' Legacy

Mary Ellen Powers carved out an impactful career in business and committed her time and energy to making Milwaukee a better and more equitable place to live. She was also passionate about scie…