Press Releases - Education


Feb 04

Sylvan Learning Centers to Host FREE Homework Zone February 10 13, 2020

There’s nothing like tough homework assignments to create stress and frustration for both you and your child. If your child typically keeps up in class but struggles with homework assignments or new concepts, turn to Sylvan for homework help. ...

Posted By: Kaitlin Alzapiedi | Category: Education



Jan 29

Maumee Valley Country Day School Lower School Info Session

You and your child are invited to Maumee Valley Country Day School's Lower School Info Session, Sunday, February 23rd from 1:00 - 2:30 pm for parents and children in grades 1-6. Tour our unique open classroom format and learn about the Maumee ...

Posted By: Ellen Leonard | Category: Education



Oct 15

MVCDS Middle School Information Night

Join us on November 14, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. to learn about Maumee Valley’s unique Middle School experience from the Head of Middle School, teachers, and current families. Students will also have the opportunity to engage in social and ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Oct 15

MVCDS Upper School Information Night

Learn all about the academic and social experiences of Maumee Valley’s 9th-12th grades! Connect with current students and staff by engaging in mini-classes taught by Upper School faculty on November 5, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Let us know ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Oct 11

"Spirituality and Care for Creation" - Free Public Lecture

"Spirituality and Care fro Creation: What Bees Can Tell Us About Both" November 12, 2019 7:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. (Tuesday) By: Sr. Helen Therese Scasny S.C., a Sister of Charity of Cincinnati, retired school administrator, and senior living ...

Posted By: Michael Andrzejewski | Category: Education



Oct 04

Partners in Education Expands Programming for Toledo Area

Partners in Education is pleased to announce the expansion of two of their highly successful programs, as the result of a $35,000 grant from the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The grant will support youth literacy ...

Posted By: Michelle Klinger | Category: Education



Sep 09

Understanding Lymphedema

Join the Eleanor N. Dana Cancer Center at The University of Toledo Medical Center for an evening of education and answers to your questions about lymphedema. Whether you want to learn more about treatment, get advice on coping with side effects or ...

Posted By: Summer | Category: Education



Aug 05

August is Declared Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month by

Toledo, Ohio (July 31, 2019) – Across the state of Ohio, many children are beginning a new school year and healthy vision will be critical to their academic success. As a child grows, an untreated eye disease or condition becomes more ...

Posted By: Taylor Elder | Category: Education



Jul 31

Sylvania STEM Center Fundraiser at Imagination Station - August 17

Silent Auction -- Arcade Games -- Dinner -- Wine Pull -- Trivia Cash bar – ROBOTS – and more! On Saturday, August 17th it’s the adults turn to play at the Imagination Station when the Sylvania STEM Center will hold a fundraiser. ...

Posted By: Todd Schenkenberger | Category: Education



Jul 23

Lourdes University hosts Craft Beverages Info Night

Lourdes University hosts a Craft Beverages info night, Thursday, August 15 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm in the Ebeid Rec Center, 6737 Convent Blvd. Sylvania, OH. Jeff Groth, Craft Beverages Professor, admissions counselors, and advisors will be on-site to ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Jul 23

Lighthouse Talk

The beautiful 1904 Toledo Harbor Lighthouse will be the topic of a 7 p.m. talk Thursday, Aug. 8, at the Toledo Yacht Club. The history of Maumee Bay's lighthouses will be discussed by Sandy Bihn, president and founder of the Toledo Harbor Lighthouse ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Education



Jul 11

5th Annual Water Quality Boat Cruise

Come cruise with us on the Maumee River! The 5th annual Water Quality Boat Cruise will take place on Sunday, August 4th, from 2-4pm. Partners for Clean Streams, the Maumee Area of Concern Advisory Committee (MAAC), and Lucas Soil and Water ...

Posted By: Amanda Kovach | Category: Education



Jun 14

GM Partners with Owens to Chart Debt-Free Path for In-Demand Auto Tech Jobs

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP – General Motors Co. (GM) has chosen Owens Community College as one of seven community colleges in Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania to launch its GM Dealer Technician Scholarship, a program that can help students graduate ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Education



Jun 11

Drop-in Parent/Child Music and Movement Classes

No RSVP required Ages: 18 mos. - 4 years Cost: $10 a class (cash or check) Time: 9:30-10:15 am Dates: Every Tuesday (except 4th of July week), June 18, June 25, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30, Aug 6, & Aug 13 Info: call 419-381-1313x104 or ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Jun 04

Lifelong Learning announces Summer classes

Lourdes University’s Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following summer classes. All classes are held at the Lourdes University campus, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.To review the entire list of Lifelong Learning Summer 2019 ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Jun 04

Marine Debris in Western Lake Erie

How can we better handle marine debris is the topic of a talk by Sue Bixler of the OSU Stone Lab, 7 pm Thurs. June 13 at the Lake Erie Waterkeeper meeting at Toledo Yacht Club, 3900 N. Summit St. Roundtable discussion at 8 pm on high-water levels ...

Posted By: Tahree Lane | Category: Education



May 15

Lourdes University appoints new Director of Donor Relations

Lourdes University Vice President of Institutional Advancement Vicki J. Stouffer, CFRE, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brittany Telander, Director of Donor Relations. In this role, Ms. Telander is responsible for developing and ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 14

The Franciscan Center announces June events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the June slate of events.Sunday, June 2Masterworks Chorale presents Collage Concert: Flora and Fauna, at 3:00pm. Doors open at 2:30pm. A repertoire that spans from the Renaissance to ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 09

Lourdes University Golf Outing Benefits Student Athletics

Lourdes University hosts its 20th annual Hit the Links golf outing Monday, June 3 at the Sylvania Country Club, 5201 Corey Rd, in Sylvania at 12p. Registration begins at 11:15am. Hit the Links has raised almost $400,000 for student scholarships ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



May 01

Lourdes announces Summer Science Camp

The Lourdes University Center for Science Education and the Environment (CSEE) and the Departments of Chemistry & Physical Sciences and Education are pleased to announce this year’s Summer Science Camp – “Extreme Extinctions: ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Apr 30

Lourdes announces May Commencement events

Lourdes University is pleased to announce the following May Commencement events.Undergraduate Commencement CeremonyOn Saturday, May 18 at noon, Lourdes University President Dr. Mary Ann Gawelek will confer associate and bachelor’s degrees in ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Apr 25

Fundraiser for Catholic Elementary School Scholarships

The Mustard Seed Education Foundation, a startup non-profit, located in downtown Toledo, is having its first fundraising event, Cinco de Manhattan’s, on Sunday, May 5th, 2019 at Manhattan’s Pub ‘n Cheer from 5pm to 8pm. The ...

Posted By: Dan Nester | Category: Education



Apr 19

Maumee Valley Country Day School Announces New Head of Upper School

MVCDS announces the appointment of Dr. Molly Macek as Head of Upper School, effective July 1, 2019. Dr. Macek comes to Maumee Valley from Notre Dame Preparatory School in Towson, MD, where she has spent the past fourteen years as a science teacher, ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Education



Apr 10

The Franciscan Center announces May events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the May slate of events.Thursday, May 2-Sunday, May 5St. Francis de Sales High School presents “42nd Street” at 7:30pm each night plus a 2 pm matinee on Saturday, May 5. ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Apr 08

Community Christian Academy Open House

Community Christian Academy (CCA) will have an Open House on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10 am - 2 pm. CCA is a non-chartered, non-tax-funded religious school offering a Learning to Read program and grades 1-12. CCA is focused on Christian values ...

Posted By: Michele Garcia | Category: Education



Apr 03

Directions Credit Union hosts Finances 101

Directions Credit Union presents Finances 101, Thursday, April 11, at Lourdes University in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania, from 9am to 1pm. Finances 101 uses life-sized games to teach high school students about earning a ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Mar 27

The Franciscan Center announces April events

The Franciscan Center of Lourdes University is pleased to announce the April slate of events.Wednesday, April 3Buckeye Community Arts Network presents Life Through Art, 2nd Annual BCAN Showcase from 530p to 9p. This year’s showcase features a ...

Posted By: Briana Peters | Category: Education



Mar 21

Triad Residential Solutions: Open Interviews

March 22, 10am-3pm Looking for a fun, rewarding experience? Are you a caring, dynamic person with a good driving record, high school diploma/equivalent, willing to work every other weekend, and looking for a rewarding experience? Then Triad ...

Posted By: Wendy Bejaige | Category: Education



Mar 21

Lourdes University Faculty and Author Adam Hodge to present

Lourdes University presents Environment and Culture: Insights from Wind River Shoshone History, a Distinguished Lecture featuring Dr. Adam Hodge, Associate Professor of History at Lourdes University. The event will take place on Monday, April 15 at ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Education



Mar 21

Strauss joins Lourdes Board of Trustees

Lourdes University president Mary Ann Gawelek, Ed.D., is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Strauss to its board of trustees. “Board Chair Jim Haudan and I are delighted to welcome Ms. Strauss. The University will definitely benefit ...

Posted By: Nicolas Mayta Canalle | Category: Education