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Emmanuel Wins Circle of Excellence Award
Emmanuel’s Centennial website won gold as part of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s (CASE) 2019 Circle of Excellence Awards, announced on June 12th. The Centennial website, which was launched last September to commemorate Emmanuel’s 100th anniversary, was chosen as the top submission in the “Digital Communications, Websites” category.

Emmanuel College Celebrates Sister Janet Eisner’s 40th Anniversary
On Thursday, May 30, more than 400 guests attended a gala on Emmanuel College’s campus to celebrate President Sister Janet Eisner, SNDdeN—the country’s longest-serving woman college president currently in office. Since her inauguration in 1979, Sister Janet has led Emmanuel through a time of exceptional innovation, achievement and growth, consistently bringing the College’s mission to life and keeping it relevant for new generations of students.

Emmanuel Awarded Cummings Foundation Grant
Emmanuel College was recently selected as one of 100 Boston-area nonprofits to receive a $100,000 grant through Cummings Foundation’s “$100K for 100” program. The grant will help support service initiatives through Emmanuel’s Cardinal Seán O’Malley Center for Mission & Ministry.

Steffes ’21 Awarded Travel Fellowship to Study at Oregon Research Institute
Psychology major Skylar Steffes '21 was recently awarded the Emmanuel College Travel Fellowship for Advanced Study, through which she will travel to the Oregon Research Institute throughout the month of June to study orthorexia with Senior Research Scientist Dr. Eric Stice.

Women’s Athletics Wins GNAC 2018-19 Commissioner’s Cup
Emmanuel College women’s athletic teams were recently awarded the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Commissioner’s Cup for the 2018-19 academic year.

The "Heart and Soul" of Emmanuel College: President Sister Janet Eisner, SNDdeN Featured in Boston Globe
President Sister Janet Eisner, SNDdeN's 40 years of leading Emmanuel College is featured in the <i>Boston Globe</i> in a story by Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Thomas Farragher.

Emmanuel College Celebrates 97th Commencement Exercises in Centennial Year; Speakers Share Messages of Leadership, Service and Perseverance
The College added nearly 600 undergraduate and graduate students to the global network of Emmanuel alumni during its celebration of the 97th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 11th. The Class of 2019 has the special distinction of graduating in the College’s Centennial year, and with their graduation, the total number of degrees conferred since 1923 rose to more than 25,000.

“A Nice Bookend”: Moore ’19 Presents at Museum of Fine Arts, To Embark on Postgraduate Study in Scotland
Christopher Moore ’19 recently presented his thesis at the Visual Culture Consortium’s 11th Annual Undergraduate Art History Symposium at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Now on the brink of his graduation from Emmanuel, Moore is preparing to embark on graduate studies in Glasgow, Scotland.

Doris Kearns Goodwin to Deliver Commencement Address at Emmanuel College as Part of Centennial Celebrations
Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will serve as the keynote speaker during Emmanuel College's Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 11th. Sister Elizabeth Michaels, SNDdeN ’46 will also be recognized with an honorary degree. Nearly 600 degrees will be conferred upon graduates during the event on the College’s Fenway campus at 11:00 a.m.

Ellsberg Speaks at Annual Dorothy Day Lecture
In honor of the namesake of Emmanuel College’s 6th Annual Dorothy Day Lecture, members of the greater Emmanuel community gathered on April 28th in the Janet M. Daley Library Lecture Hall to hear Robert Ellsberg, editor of Dorothy Day’s letters and diaries, speak about his experience working with the famed journalist and social activist.

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