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First and Second Honors Awarded for the Spring 2017 Semester

Class of 2018, First Honors: Morgan Bahr, Haley Baker, Bailey Beason, Anne Bettag, Emerson Brazile, Lilly Breheny, Emily Broughton, Gabrielle Cadieux, Megan Catlett, Caroline Cerutti, Laura Creamer, Fiona Curran, Grace Eisenbarger, Sarah Elbert, Margaret Fix, Kiley Freesmeier, Madelyn Grady, Lauren Heatherly, Grace Hickey, Caroline Hoffman, Marygrace Hummel, Julia Igel, Lily Kohlberg, Allison Kohne, Paige Kreher, Kaitlyn LaKamp, Natalie McDonald, Abigail Mika, Meredith Miklos, Josephine Moran, Maggie Moran, Lauren Paszkiewicz, Clara Riggio, Maria Scarfino, Madelyn Schneider, Claire Schulte, Giulina Sertl, Corinne Sorensen, Kara Steinbrecher, Carrie Steingruby, Ashley Stephan, Isabella Sutterer, Sophia Torregrossa and Cara Westcott Class of 2018, Second […]

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Students Attend Selective Summer Coding Camps

Caeley Kates ’18 was one of 20 students selected to participate in Fontbonne University’s two-week Cyber Warrior Camp.  Through hands-on activities, speakers, and field trips to Emerson Electric and MasterCard, students learned about cybersecurity principals, SPAM and phishing detection, data hiding and more.  Learn more about the program here and read Caeley’s comments about the […]

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First Three Global Scholars Graduate

The Ursuline Education Network (UEN) has conferred the Ursuline Global Scholars Certificate upon three graduating students who have stretched beyond traditional core curriculum requirements and have demonstrated intellectual achievement, a commitment to service, passion for international issues and a desire to be involved in global change. St. Louis students in the Global Scholars program study […]

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Lexie Schomaker ’17 Named National Merit Finalist

Lexie Schomaker ’17 has achieved National Merit Finalist status and has been awarded a $2000 one-time corporate scholarship from Eaton through the National Merit program.  Lexie is one of 15,000 finalists who represent less than 1% of high school seniors in the nation.  As a result of her status, the University of Alabama has awarded her five years tuition, one year of housing, […]

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Libby Trn ’19 Selected for Missouri Scholars Academy

Congratulations to Libby Trn ’19 who has been selected to attend the 2017 Missouri Scholars Academy to be held June 11-July 1 at the University of Missouri–Columbia. Founded in 1985, the Missouri Scholars Academy was established to provide educational experiences and enrichment opportunities which differ significantly from those provided in more traditional high school settings.  Libby is one […]

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Alumnae Return to UA for Career Day

  Juniors and seniors participated in a Career Day on April 6 – the first in recent years.  Growing from the Alumnae-Student Networking Lunches, 36 alumnae participated in yesterday’s event lead by Mrs. Katie Kempf ’01 (advancement) and Mrs. Allyson Sedlak (counseling).  Dena Basler McCaffrey ’88, current parent and Dean of Career and Technical Education […]

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Theology Teacher Earns National Recognition

Mrs. Kathleen Stinehart (theology) will receive the 2017 NCEA Lead. Learn. Proclaim. Award from the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) for dedication and commitment to excellence. The annual award honors teachers who have demonstrated a strong Catholic educational philosophy as well as exceptional ability, dedication and results.  The 41 teachers, chosen from the more than […]

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Robotics Team Earns Rookie Award at Regional Competition

Ursuline Academy’s robotics team, UA Bearbotics, earned the Rookie All-Star Award during the recent St. Louis Regional FIRST Robotics Competition held at Chaifetz Arena. This award celebrates the rookie team which exemplifies a young but strong partnership effort between its students and sponsors, as well as understands and promotes the mission of FIRST to inspire […]

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Second Year for NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Award Recipients

For the second year in a row, UA students will be recognized as local recipients of the National Center for Women & Information Technology Aspirations in Computing Award.  They will be honored by the St. Louis & Southern Illinois Affiliate during a ceremony to be held at Saint Louis University on March 26. Congratulations to […]

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Students Earn $5000 Prize in Local STEM Competition

Ursuline Academy placed second out of 11 local teams competing in World Wide Technology’s STEM Student Forum, earning a $5000 team prize. Congratulations to Reagan Becnel ’18, Emerson Brazile ’18, Megan Catlett ’18, Olivia Goldkamp ’19, Anna Gonsalves ’19, Allison Kohne ’18, Mary Leritz ’17, Lexie Schomaker ’17, Jill Stinehart ’17 and Jessica Summers ’17. […]

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