Read about… the tributes to Sr Teresa Markey, Sr Brianán McGinn and Bríd Doherty (ex SSL). May they rest in peace; reflections on the 2018 Heritage Pilgrimage, in which sisters and associates journeyed to the beginning of the Sisters of St Louis in France, Germany and Switzerland; the 19th interview in the "Telling Our Story" series in which Nigeria Associate, Mrs Elizabeth Gbadamosi Adjeley is interviewed; the closing or relocation of three communities in Ireland - Carrickmacross, Clones, and Middletown; other stories from England, Ethiopia, Ghana and Nigeria; and much more… Go to newsletter.
Read about… the fascinating 2018 Heritage Pilgrimage, in which sisters and associates journeyed to the beginning of the Sisters of St Louis in France, Germany and Switzerland; Rachel Alonge SSL, the first sister in the Nigeria Province to be called to the Bar; the 18th interview in the "Telling Our Story" series in which the sisters in the Juilly community are interviewed; the departure back to Ghana of pioneer Sr Benedicta Boakye Yiadom from the Ethiopia Mission, after five years of service; other stories from Brazil, California, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter.
Read about… the lovely tribute to Sr Nuala McCluskey RIP, who died on May 4, 2018; the first phase of the transfer of trusteeship of the Cours Bautain school in Juilly, France; the "Telling Our Story" interview with Anne Killeen SSL, one of the sisters in the Juilly community; the excellent fundraising work that St Genevieve's High School in Belfast, Northern Ireland, has been doing for the Sisters of St Louis missions in Africa for the last 20 years; the recent International Associate's Leadership Teams' Meeting in Paris; other stories from Ghana, Ireland, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter.
Read about… the work that our sisters in Lagos, Nigeria, do in relation to Human Trafficking; the fundraising event that took place for Youth Horizons in Dublin, Ireland, the centre co-founded by Mairéad Hughes SSL for young people who have dropped out of school; the documentation workshop that our sisters attended in the Republic of Benin; the homelessness conference that took place in Los Angeles, California; the nostalgic piece written by one of our Irish sisters over 35 years ago, on her first impressions on arrival in Ghana in the early 1970s; other stories from California, England, Ghana, Ireland, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter.
Read about… the funeral of Sr Catherine Foley from our California region and the passing of Sr Mary Murray from our English Mission; the reflective piece from three of our novices in Ghana, on how the St Louis history inspires them; the 20th anniversary of St Louis Jubilee School in Kumasi, Ghana; the great work that has taken place so far in this academic year across the Irish St Louis Post Primary schools in the area of Global Citizenship Education; other stories from Brazil, California, England, Ireland, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter.
Read about… the Extended Leadership Meeting that took place in Accra, Ghana from February 15-27; the 8th biennial interhouse sports competition at Louisville Girls High School in Ijebu-Itele, Nigeria, which was part of the ongoing celebrations to mark the 20th anniversary of the school; the 14th interview in the "Telling Our Story" series where Sr Mary Jo Hand SSL was interviewed about her missionary work in Nigeria and Ghana for more than 20 years and her work in Leadership; the annual St Louis Schools' Network Day in Ireland, in which 178 students from 10 St Louis Schools on the island of Ireland gathered to discuss specific development education topics; other stories from California, Ireland, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter.
Read about… the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the first St Louis missions in Nigeria - Kano and Ado-Ekiti; the celebratory march through the streets around Louisville Girls High School, Ijebu-Itele, Nigeria, as part of their 20th anniversary celebrations; the interview with Victoria Orifunmishe SSL in the ‘Telling Our Story’ series; a glimpse of the Extended Leadership Meeting in Accra, Ghana; the official opening of a block of six classrooms at St Mary’s Catholic Nursery and Primary School, Ijio, Nigeria; Catholic Schools Week in the California region; other stories from California, Ghana, Ireland, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter
Read about… the funeral of Marilee Davis SSL; the interview with Terry Dodge SSL as part of the 'Telling Our Story' series; the graduation with first-class honours, of two Nigerian sisters from the Veritas University of Abuja; Christmas celebrations across the institute, including an image gallery and Christmas in Brazil, “What’s Up With U.S.”, Regional Christmas Retreat, Out and About, and Christmas for the Ago-Ireti Children; and many more stories from Brazil, California, Ghana, Ireland, and Nigeria; and much more…Go to newsletter