Tag: Graduation

Congratulations, 2018 graduates

Congratulations, 2018 graduates

| May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

2018 graduation special section

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The gap year: High school grads embrace real-world experiences before college

The gap year: High school grads embrace real-world experiences before college

| Jessica Weinberger | May 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

As a high school senior, Hannah Wolney knew she needed a break. Attending Chesterton Academy in Edina, she was recovering from multiple concussions on the soccer field and had other mental health concerns. While she loved learning, Wolney realized she needed time after graduation to heal and rejuvenate.

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Catholic school leaders share best life advice with graduates

Catholic school leaders share best life advice with graduates

The Catholic Spirit asked leaders from each Catholic high school in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to share their best life advice with this year’s graduating seniors.

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As school year ends, pope tells students: Don’t fear goodbyes, unknown

As school year ends, pope tells students: Don’t fear goodbyes, unknown

| Carol Glatz | June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Life is a long series of hellos and goodbyes, so don’t be afraid to let go of the past; remember old friends, but keep moving and be open to the new, Pope Francis told students as the school year was coming to an end.

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Congratulations, graduates!

Congratulations, graduates!

| May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

To honor graduating high school seniors in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, The Catholic Spirit invited representatives of our Catholic high schools and parishes to share important lessons, formative experiences and hopes for the future.

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Catholic high school graduation ceremonies

Catholic high school graduation ceremonies

| May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dates and times of graduation ceremonies in the archdiocese

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Graduates

Graduates

Each year, The Catholic Spirit celebrates graduating seniors in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis by asking a selection of them to reflect on their past, present and future.

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Catholic high school graduation ceremonies

Catholic high school graduation ceremonies

Dates and times of graduation ceremonies in the archdiocese

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Words every Catholic graduate should contemplate

Words every Catholic graduate should contemplate

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

One of the dismissal options at Mass reads: “Go in peace, glorifying the Lord by your life.”

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Quilts are ‘labor of love’ that graduates will take to college

Quilts are ‘labor of love’ that graduates will take to college

| June 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

There is an old superstition among quilters that the first person who sleeps under a new quilt will have his or her dreams come true. Members of the quilting group at Pax Christi in Eden Prairie hope this proves true for the recipients of a project they have worked on since last September and recently completed.

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Graduation is a meaningful beginning of adulthood

Graduation is a meaningful beginning of adulthood

| Tom Bengtson | June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thirty-four years ago, on June 3, I delivered the commencement address for the class of 1979 at the Academy of the Holy Angels in Richfield. I challenged my classmates and myself to go out and change the world for the better.

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2012 Graduation

2012 Graduation

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Meet this year’s grads

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