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EDUCATION IN MISSION WORKSHOPS BEGIN FOR LOCAL CATHOLIC EDUCATORS September 18, 2020

To serve the current needs of Catholic educators, Aquinas College is launching a new monthly webinar series in partnership with the Diocese of Nashville Catholic Schools Office. The topics for the monthly series were gleaned from recommendations of local Catholic...

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Aquinas Welcomes New Dean to School of Education September 04, 2020

  A familiar smile is now gracing the halls at Aquinas. Sister Mary Grace Watson, O.P., ’02 returns to Aquinas College as dean of the School of Education. Having just completed six years as principal of St. Patrick School in...

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The Catechist’s Relationship with God May 28, 2020

Rejoicing at the Bridegroom’s Voice: The Catechist’s Relationship with God By Sister Theresa Anne Knuth, O.P., ‘08 A few years ago, I was invited to the baptism of a second-grade girl named Evi. Her classmates, just beginning to prepare for...

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Congratulations Graduates of 2020 May 22, 2020

Aquinas College announces the Class of 2020. Our prayers and support are with all our graduates as they pass this educational milestone. You, our most recent alumni, are sent to witness! May God be with you.  Sister Teresa Joy Berry,...

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Aquinas Donates Housing for COVID-19 Health Care Responders March 25, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENT In support of Nashville city efforts, Aquinas College will collaborate with St. Thomas West Hospital to address the needs set forth by the COVID-19 pandemic. Siena Hall will be made available as accommodations for health care workers at St....

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Helping Hands Provide for Nashville Homeless March 24, 2020

Nashville – On Sunday, over 40 cars streamed in to The Dominican Campus parking lots with help for homeless persons amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As Nashville prepares health-care facilities to treat the sick, the Mayor’s office launched an initiative to...

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Family Literacy Night Cultivates Love of Reading in Nashville Community February 20, 2020

By Elizabeth Donlon, Ph.D. The Literacy Center at Aquinas College hosted the first Family Literacy Night on February 11, 2020. The theme for the night was “Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, and Fables, oh my!” The Family Literacy Night included 39...

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Sister Cecilia Anne Wanner, O.P. Appointed 13th President of Aquinas College January 06, 2020

Nashville, TN – With the support of the Board of Directors and the General Council of the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia, Mother Anna Grace Neenan, O.P., Chair of the Board of Directors and Prioress General of St. Cecilia Congregation,...

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Celebrate St. Thomas Aquinas Week January 27-30 January 03, 2020

Nashville, TN – Aquinas College will host a week-long celebration of the Angelic Doctor, St. Thomas Aquinas, this January 27-30 in Nashville. St. Thomas Aquinas Week lectures and dialogue between students and faculty raise awareness and interest in the great...

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