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  • Friday, Oct 29, 2021

Andrew P. Manion, Ph.D. installed as 9th President

Madison, Wis. (October 10, 2021) - On Sunday, October 10, 2021, Andrew P. Manion, Ph.D., was formally installed as the ninth president of Edgewood College. Members of the Board of Trustees, faculty, staff, alumnae, students, and community members gathered to celebrate the event. The Installation Mass, celebrated by Most Reverend Donald J. Hying, Bishop of the Diocese of Madison, was held on-campus and in-person in St. Joseph Chapel.
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  • Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021

Edgewood College Again Named to “Best For Vets: Colleges” List

Madison, Wis. (September 29, 2021) – Edgewood College has been named to the Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2021 list. This marks the fifth year Edgewood College has earned this honor. For the first time, Edgewood College is ranked in the top 50 of colleges and universities across the U.S. The College is the highest rated institution of the six colleges and universities in Wisconsin who received this honor.
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  • Wednesday, Sep 15, 2021

New V.P. for Mission, Values, and Inclusion Announced

Madison, Wis. (September 15, 2021) – Edgewood College is pleased to announce the appointment of Milton Javier Bravo, Ph.D., to the new post of Vice President for Mission, Values, and Inclusion. The announcement is the culmination of an exhaustive national search lasting more than a year. The Cabinet-level position will oversee all institutional efforts that express the Dominican Catholic mission and values of Edgewood College, which includes ongoing work toward dismantling racism through diversity, equity, and inclusion.
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  • Wednesday, Sep 8, 2021

College Welcomes Author Scott Ellsworth for Hatheway Lecture

Madison, Wis. (September 8, 2021) – Edgewood College is honored to welcome Dr. Scott Ellsworth, author of the best-selling book The Ground Breaking, for a special Hatheway History Lecture. The lecture is at 7:00 pm, Wednesday, September 22, 2021, in Anderson Auditorium. The event is free, and Greater Madison is invited.
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  • Friday, Aug 27, 2021

College Announces Home Instead® Nursing Scholarships

Madison, Wis. (August 27, 2021) – Edgewood College is honored to announce a $30,000 gift that will provide scholarships for nursing students over the next three years. Chad Weis, General Manager of the Madison office of Home Instead® made the gift to create The Home Instead® Nursing Scholarships.
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  • Thursday, Aug 19, 2021

Edgewood College and UW-Platteville Enhance Partnership

Madison, Wis. (August 19, 2021) – Edgewood College is pleased to announce a new, enhanced partnership with the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. Now, students located anywhere in the state of Wisconsin can earn the UW-Platteville degree through a unique hybrid delivery of face-to-face and online courses, along with hands-on lab experiences.
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  • Thursday, Aug 5, 2021

Masks Required Indoors on Campus

Madison, Wis. (August 5, 2021) – Edgewood College announced students, faculty, staff, and visitors will be required to wear masks when inside campus buildings. The updated protocol comes in response to a national trend of an increase in COVID-19 cases, attributed to the Delta variant.
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  • Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Denis Collins Celebration

Madison, Wis. (May 26, 2021) – Please join us on Friday, June 11th at 4:30 p.m. to celebrate our esteemed colleague and friend, Denis Collins, who passed away on February 25, 2021. We will give thanks for Denis’ service to our students and to the College, and for the giving of his time and emotional support to the College and greater Madison communities.
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  • Friday, May 14, 2021

Fra Angelico Award

Madison, Wis. (May 14, 2021) – This year's Fra Angelico award recipient is Sarah Weh, a senior in Web Design and Development. This award, honoring the renowned artist and Dominican Friar, is given to an outstanding Senior in the Art Department who represents the values of the College through artistic excellence, academic inquiry, and community engagement.
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  • Friday, Apr 23, 2021

College Launches New Mentorship Program

Madison, Wis. (April 22, 2021) – The Alumni Mentorship Program cultivates meaningful relationships between recent alumni – those with 15 years or less of professional experience – and current students.
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  • Thursday, Apr 22, 2021

Sustainability Leadership Program Goes Virtual

Madison, Wis. (April 22, 2021) – The Social Innovation & Sustainability Leadership program at Edgewood College will be offered in a remote-learning format when graduate level classes begin in August 2021.
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  • Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021

Major Gift Creates Scholarships for Business, Technology

Madison, Wis. (April 14, 2021) – Edgewood College is honored to announce a $200,000 gift that will support scholarships in Business and Technology. Ryan Collins ’05, and Rachel Collins have created the Ryan and Rachel Collins Endowment, which will support future students studying in these fields.
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  • Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021

Remembering Pat Simms

Madison, Wis. (April 7, 2021) – We extend our deepest sympathy and heartfelt compassion to the family, friends, colleagues and students of Patricia Simms, who died at 75 of cancer on Monday, April 5, 2021, surrounded by her children.
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  • Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021

Dr. Ashley Byock Awarded Fulbright Scholarship

Madison, Wis. (March 3, 2021) – Dr. Ashley Byock, Associate Professor and Chair in the English Department, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to teach at the University of Iceland (Háskóli Íslands) in the spring of 2022.
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  • Tuesday, Mar 2, 2021

Remembering Denis Collins

Madison, Wis. (March 2, 2021) – It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Denis Collins on Thursday, February 25, 2021, surrounded by his family. Denis was named Professor Emeritus after his retirement in May 2020, having served as a long-term member of the faculty of the School of Business at Edgewood College.
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