News & Notes – Nov. 3

  • Join us for the Veterans Day Ceremony on November 10 at 11 a.m. in the quad.  Reception to follow the ceremony in the Franciscan Hall Atrium.


  • If any of your children or grandchildren would like to participate in the Live Nativity as an angel or shepherd, please respond to with the following information by Wednesday, November 30th.
  1. Child’s Name (As it will be listed in the program)
  2. Age (As of December 11th)
  3. Specify: Angel or Shepherd


We have a limited number of spots available for each and participants are asked to report to the McGrath Library Conference Room by 1:30pm. The program itself is short and will be held out outdoors.


  • Wellness Center Presentation Series Begins Tuesday, November 8

The Wellness Center nurse, Kirsten Falcone, RN, will give her first presentation in a series on Tuesday, November 8 at 2:00 in the St. Joseph Hall lounge. The 15-minute presentation will be an overview on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while on campus. Take a break from Election Day stress, and get some helpful tips at the same time! Healthful snacks will be served.


  • CLICK HERE for the November Edition of Mission Monthly, featuring A Franciscan Secret to Gratitude, a Farewell from Josephine, St. Francis and Sister Cricket, Chaplain’s Corner, and Franciscan Funnies.



In the News

Hilbert student and veteran, Holly Tabor is featured on WKBW-TV.  Her charity Holly’s Holiday Hope takes donations to help veterans during the holiday season.