PLEDGE CONTINUED SUPPORT
All but one surviving member of the Class
of 1915 returned to the Campus for their
first reunion in 25 years. They are: Edgar
Hill, Blue Island, Ill.; Peter Hahn, Keota
Iowa; Dr. Clem Kerrigan, Davenport; The
ORDER OF THE OAK
Parents, Alumni, and Friends of the College who believe that
private higher education is essential of the preservation of our
free society and are willing, invest a minimum of $100 toward
the education of men and women who will be…
THE GREAT FLOOD OF 1965 THE MAYOR
An Ambrosian sandbag line built walls to stop a raging river and help a community.
"You haven't space in the News
to say what I could say about the
part played by St. Ambrose College
in the flood…
Fr. Edward Lew and Fr. Pasquale Ferrara relax before Baccalaureate Services at Sacred Heart Cathedral.
May 30, 1965 one hundred sixty-three seniors from
St. Ambrose and one hundred fifty-one seniors from
At the combined commencement exercises of St. Ambrose College, Marycrest College and Mercy School of Nursing the graduates, parents
and friends listen to speaker Robert W. Galvin. The 83rd commencement was held under the oaks accommodating the 349…
IT'S ALL A SUMMER'S HABIT
Sister Mary Christine, O. P. relaxes with a book in the library.
Summer is that time of year when most Ambrosians
return home in search of a job or to do volunteer work.
At the same time many of the Superiors of the…
The chorus from "The Sound of Music" included first row, (I. to r.); Sisters M. Helena, M. Pius, M. Armand, M. Mel, M. Georgine, M,
Jeremy, M. Eunice. Second row; M. Paula, Margaret Mary, M. Anne Patrick, M. Grace, M. Anita, M. Rosalita, M. Angelita.…
At the Summer School Graduation Tea Fr. Francis Duncan helps Sr. Robert Mary as Sisters Mary Wilfred, Mary Eunice and Mary Grace
look on. Mrs. Evelyn Wier and Mrs. Ruth Peacock served as hostesses for the occasion. It was graduation day for ten of…
EIGHTY-FOURTH ACADEMIC YEAR
The faculty begin the year with a meeting in the library.
Academic year, 1965-66, the eighty-fourth for the
College, was opened with a faculty meeting, Friday evening September 17. The President, Rt. Rev. Msgr. S.…