Students selected for Dominican Republic summer service opportunity

UPDATE: Campus Ministry has announced that the following students and staff have been selected to participate in the 2022 Summer Service Immersion Trip to the Dominican Republic: Chaperones: Mr. JP Franco and Mrs. Karen CoolidgeCurrent Sophomores Selected This Year: Grace Sparwasser, Ellen Smith, Madeline WearCurrent Juniors Selected This Year: Ellen Crotzer, Erika Ramirez-Henriquez, Megan Patterson, Campbell Piotrowski, Cecelia Regan, Mariana Vazquez Rosas, Eileen Jacinto Lopez […]

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Dominican Republic leaves lasting impact on student, staff community

AshleyJohanek After more than 2,000 miles of flight, 16 students and two faculty members reached the Dominican Republic. From May 28 to June 8, these girls spent time learning about the culture and the people, while serving those around them. Though their time in the D.R. was different than previous years, they made the most […]

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Marian girls bond over bracelets, bug bites in the Dominican Republic

ChloeHerbert Senior Sarah Burnett says that they were the best 12 days of her life, the 12 days she spent on Marian’s annual service trip in the Dominican Republic, that is. “[The trip] opened my eyes to the reality of the world and filled a hole that I didn’t know was there inside me,” Burnett […]

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Students Join Dominicans for Summer Solidarity: Service Trip to the DR 2018

10 students were selected through a Campus Ministry application process to join Spanish teacher Mrs. Amanda Pritchard and French teacher Mrs. Katy Salzman for 10 days in the Dominican Republic in early June.  The service trip was organized through Creighton University’s Institute for Latin American Concerns (ILAC). The group spent a few days in Santiago, then […]

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Marian girls have DRive (in the Dominican Republic

Back-to-school Issue By freelance reporter Kate Kellen In the third floor hallway of Marian, there is a mural on the wall that reads: “‘The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.’ – Mahatma Gandhi.” Twelve Marian girls found truth in this quotation when they traveled to the Dominican […]

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