On Tuesday afternoon, the importance of an all-female education was underscored during a special presentation by Princeton University English professor Susan Wolfson.
Audiences rose to their feet following the performances of Beauty and The Beast at the Mount this weekend. Bravo to the cast, crew, Marion Drew (Director), and all who made the show a stellar success.
It was more than the luck of the Irish which helped Mount Saint Mary Academy freshman Isabel Percoraro excel at recent dance competition entitled, All Ireland Championships in Irish dance in Killarney, Ireland. There, she won 44th place out of 161 girls with only 7 other girls from the United States placing, ranking her in the top 27% in Ireland.
The Morris Plains family of Susan, Brenna and Erin McGahan spent the winter break from Mount Saint Mary Academy building their third home in Guatemala for needy families aided by the From Houses to Homes organization.
At the Grand Tournament held at DePaul Catholic on March 10, the Mount Forensics team closed the season on an impressive note, capturing four 1st places out of the six categories in the competition. First and second place winners qualify to participate in the Grand Nationals to be held in Washington, DC on Memorial Day weekend.