Press Releases - Education


Jul 12

Maumee Valley Country Day School Announces New Head of School

Toledo, Ohio— On behalf of the Maumee Valley Country Day School Board of Trustees, and the Head of School Search Committee, MVCDS is delighted to announce Lynn Casto as Maumee Valley’s Head of School, effective July 1, 2018. Lynn comes ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Education



Jun 21

Lecture to focus on Pope Francis’ handling of clergy sex abuse

The Sylvania Franciscan Village is pleased to present a Father Bacik Lecture on “Pope Francis and His Critics on Clergy Sex Abuse” on Thursday, July 12 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania. Father ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Education



Jun 21

Dishing About Cooking Shows

Instructor: Mary Bilyeu Thursday, June 21 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: $17 members; $27 non-members Cooking shows used to teach us kitchen techniques, as they did when Julia Child prepared omelets and Duck á l’Orange on The French ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Education



Jun 07

Lourdes University Receives HRSA Grant

Lourdes University Provost Dr. Geoffrey J. Grubb and Director of the Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Anesthesia Program Dawn AuBuchon, CRNA, are pleased to announce that the program has been granted $53,989 in funding for the 2018-19 academic ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



May 29

Lifelong Learning announces Summer classes

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer the following classes that are offered this summer. Unless otherwise stated, the classes are held at various Lourdes University classroom locations, 6832 Convent Blvd., in ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



May 29

Lifelong Learning adds additional day trips for summer and fall

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is offering fun, hassle-free summer and fall day trips. Travel in comfort without worrying about the details. Prices include all admissions, food, transportation, taxes and tips. To make reservations, ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



May 29

Student Coloring Books Share Art and Literacy with Foster Kids

OREGON, OH - For the second year in a row, students at Cardinal Stritch CatholicHigh School & Academy are producing a coloring book to share with the community. The 60-page book, “A is for Art,” includes coloring pages and activities ...

Posted By: Paulette Cousino | Category: Education



Apr 17

Carl Jung: A Soul Mate for Our Spiritual Journey

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer "Carl Jung: 20th Century Psychologist, a Soul Mate for Our Spiritual Journey" with instructor Fr. John R. Blaser on the following Tuesdays; May 1, 8, 15 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 12 ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Apr 17

Fighting Fires…and More!

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is pleased to offer "Fighting Fires…and More!" with instructor Joe Walter on the following Wednesdays: May 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 12 to 2 p.m., at various classrooms on the Lourdes University ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Apr 17

North Point ESC Hiring Event

The North Point Educational Service Center is holding a hiring event for Special Education Aides to work in the Alternative Learning Center & Multiple Disability Program. If you have an interest in working with school-aged children and ...

Posted By: Angie O'Brien | Category: Education



Apr 17

Undergraduate Admission Visit Day @LU

Lourdes University offers an Undergraduate Admission Visit Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 21st. Prospective students and their families can tour the beautiful campus and apartment-style campus housing, attend informational sessions, ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Apr 17

60th Lourdes University Commencement scheduled

On Saturday, May 12, Lourdes University President Dr. Mary Ann Gawelek confers bachelor’s degrees during the 60th commencement exercises. Individuals receiving honorary degrees this year are Dr. Kevin Heanue, Economist with Teagasc, the Irish ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Mar 20

TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool

The third annual TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool will take place on Friday, April 14, 2017, at Maumee Valley Country Day School from 9 am - 2 pm. This is a local event organized by Maumee Valley students and licensed by TED, and will feature local ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Mar 06

Lifelong Learning offers exciting summer day trips

The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning program is offering fun, hassle-free summer day trips. Travel in comfort without worrying about the details. Prices include all admissions, food, transportation, taxes and tips. To make reservations, call ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 06

Toddler Time Outdoor Exploration

Join Kelly Milewski, with the Metroparks of Toledo, for an outdoor adventure on the 75+ acre campus of Maumee Valley Country Day School. Make bird feeders, go on nature walks, and learn about trees and flowers. Explore on campus animal homes and ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Mar 06

12 Lourdes students to spend Spring Break in Louisiana

On Saturday, March 3, twelve Lourdes students, two employees and one alumnus depart for Thibodaux, Louisiana, for the annual Habitat for Humanity Spring Break Collegiate Challenge. The outreach project is made possible through the Lourdes University ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Mar 06

ELC Earth Day Open House

The Early Learning Center at Maumee Valley Country Day School invites you and your child to explore our world on Saturday, April 22nd from 11:00-1:00pm. Visit with teachers while we take you and your child on an earth day scavenger hunt. Learn how ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 14

A “Clean Lake Erie” focus of SAVE Lecture

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents The Third Battle for a Clean Lake Erie with Advocates for a Clean Lake Erie on Tuesday, March 13 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 14

Explore Solar Superstorms at the Appold Planetarium

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun – high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 14

Painter and Muralist Dr. Hubert Massey set to lecture at Lourdes University

Dr. Massey received the Dr. Charles H. Wright Award for Excellence in Art by the Wright Museum of African American History The Lourdes University Art Department is pleased to present the 2018 Sister Jane Mary Sorosiak Art Lecture on Sunday, March ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 14

2018 Greater Toledo Train & Toy Show

GREATER TOLEDO TRAIN & TOY SHOW The HUGE collectable train & toy show returns to Owens Community College (Student Health & Activities Center) 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551 Public Show: 11am - 3pm Sunday, March 11th, 2018 TOOT! ...

Posted By: Cassie Tinta | Category: Education



Jan 31

Build Toledo Opens

Starting Saturday, February 17 visitors to Build Toledo, Imagination Station’s latest temporary exhibition, will become city planners, architects, engineers, bridge designers, and community artists as they re-imagine the Glass City using ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Think Tank Workshop - Jitter Critters

If they are craving a deeper level of engagement they can sign up for a workshop hosted inside the Think Tank. Think Tank Workshops allow them to use real tools, familiar materials and lots of freedom to explore their own ideas. Design a creature to ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Boyscout Program - Forensics

Bring their Bears to this Scout Program - Forensics on Sunday, March 4 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits inside Imagination Station? Have ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Prep4Ed

Imagination Station offers this open house, Tuesday, March 6 from 4-5:30pm, for all teachers committed to bringing their students to Imagination Station. This program will empower them with inside knowledge of the exhibits and familiarize them with ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Boyscouts Program - Lego Robotics

Bring their Bears to this Scout Program - Lego Robotics on Sunday, March 11 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits inside Imagination Station? ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Girlscouts Program - Speical Agent

Bring their Detective, Cadettes, Juniors to this Scout Program - Special Agent on Sunday, March 18 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Girlscouts Program - Home Scientist

Bring their Brownies to this Scout Program - Home Scientist on Sunday, March 25 from 12:30-2:30pm and 2:45-4:45pm. What can be more fun than spending a day with their troop, den or pack exploring hundreds of hands-on exhibits inside Imagination ...

Posted By: Emily Garcia | Category: Education



Jan 31

Lourdes U announces ProMedica Scholarship recipients

(SYLVANIA, OHIO, USA) - Dawn AuBuchon, MS, CRNA, Director of the Lourdes University Master of Science in Nursing Nurse Anesthesia Program (MSN:NAP), is pleased to announce the students who were selected to receive the ProMedica Flower ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Education



Jan 31

MVCDS Admission & Scholarship Testing 6th – 12th Grades

Maumee Valley Country Day School Admission & Scholarship Testing 6th – 12th Grades New students can earn up to $9,000 a year in Scholarships at Maumee Valley Country Day School. Call 419-381-1313 x105 for information on how to register for ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education