Press Releases - Education


Apr 06

De-mystifying FASD: 2-Day Workshop

Do you find yourself wondering… Why does this client not improve? Why can she give me the right answers but can’t carry them out? Is something else going on besides ADHD, ODD, and OCD in this one client? At 18, why is he acting like a ...

Posted By: Sr. Mary Sartor | Category: Education



Apr 06

"What Works in Juvenile Corrections"

Lourdes University and the Department of Sociology and Justice Studies is pleased to once again host one of the 4th Annual Prison Awareness Week events. On Thursday, April 7, “What Works in Juvenile Corrections” will be held at 5:30 p.m. ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 22

STEM Career Day for Girls

Saturday, April 30 9am - 5pm $20 per participant The event will kick-off at the 5/3 Center and end at Imagination Station. Calling all girls in grades 3 – 12! It’s time to explore the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and ...

Posted By: Stephanie Brinkman | Category: Education



Mar 20

Contribution of Women’s Religious Orders is Focus of Distinguished History Lecture

On Monday, April 11, at 7 p.m., author and theologian Margaret McGuinness, Ph.D., will address the important contributions of women’s religious orders in the United States. This installment of the annual Lourdes University Distinguished ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 20

Ohio Council of Criminal Justice Education Conference returns to Lourdes University

Lourdes University and the Department of Sociology and Justice Studies are pleased to host the 2016 Ohio Council of Criminal Justice Education (OCCJE) Conference on Friday, April 15. Dr. Dale Lanigan, Chair of the Lourdes University Department of ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 20

S.A.V.E. Lecture: "Does Hydraulic Fracturing Trigger Earthquakes?"

"Does Hydraulic Fracturing Trigger Earthquakes-Why did Oklahoma hire a state seismologist?" By Dr. Donald Stierman, geophysicist of University of Toledo Dr. Stierman will discuss the elastic rebound theory, what fracking is and how these various ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 08

Graduate School Open House

The Lourdes University Graduate School offers an Open House from 6 to 8 p.m. Individuals interested in pursuing a master’s degree in business administration, education, nursing, organizational leadership, or theology are encouraged to attend. ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 08

Distinguished History Lecture featuring Margaret McGuinness

Lourdes University offers its annual Distinguished History Lecture at 7 p.m. featuring author and professor Margaret McGuinness, Ph.D., LaSalle University. The lecture focusing on the contribution of women’s religious orders in American ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 07

STEM Day

On Monday, March 21, The Lourdes University Department of Education, the Appold Planetarium, and the Collegiate Middle Level Association student organization are offering a STEM Day for 75 Beverly Elementary School 5th graders. Students will learn ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 03

“Care For Creation: Muslim and Catholic Accord”

The Lourdes University Department of Theological Studies is pleased to present “Care For Creation: Muslim and Catholic Accord” on Sunday, April 3 at 3 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The event is free and ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Mar 03

Little Scientists Week at the Imagination Station

March 8 - 13 This week is dedicated to our littlest scientists: kindergarten age and younger. Visit Imagination Station, and explore the age-appropriate, EGGstreme activities for our littlest audience. Press Release Contact Name: Stephanie Brinkman ...

Posted By: Stephanie Brinkman | Category: Education



Feb 27

Woodrow Preschool Open House Sunday, Feb 28th from 10am-12pm

Woodrow Preschool Open House Sunday, Feb 28th from 10am-12pm Attention parents with little tykes! Woodrow Preschool offers a structured preschool for children ages 3-5 along with all-day care. The Creative Curriculum® is followed with a ...

Posted By: Claire A. Proctor | Category: Education



Feb 23

Black History Month Dinner - African American Club at MVCDS

Each year the African American Club at Maumee Valley Country Day School holds a Black History Month dinner to celebrate African American culture. The main goal for this gathering is to come together as a community and discuss important topics in ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 23

Maumee Valley Country Day School Early Learning Center Expo

Maumee Valley welcomes children 30 months to kindergarten age for an afternoon in the Early Learning Center at Maumee Valley Country Day School on Tuesday, April 12th, 12:30-2:30pm. Parents and children will have the opportunity to meet teachers and ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 21

Maumee Valley Country Day School Issue Day 2016

On Friday, March 4th from 12:30-3:00pm, Maumee Valley Country Day School’s Global Leadership Program will be hosting their annual Issue Day. Each year the students choose a topic that they see as relevant and meaningful to the modern day ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 17

2016 Power of the Pen Tournament

Lourdes University is pleased to host the sixth annual 2016 Power of the Pen (POP) Regional Tournament on Wednesday, March 2 in the Franciscan Center at 6832 Convent Blvd. in Sylvania. The event runs from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. POP is Ohio’s ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 12

Lourdes University and The University of Toledo Colleges of Nursing Offer Educational Program With Nationally-Known Nurse Leader

The Colleges of Nursing at Lourdes University and The University of Toledo are pleased to present “The Future of Nursing in Northwest Ohio” on Wednesday, February 24 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 10

MVCDS Announces Scholarship Testing for 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 the entrance exam.To become a Founders Scholar, you must apply for the 2016-17 school year ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Education



Feb 10

Toledo Zoo to Host Great Lakes Symposium

TOLEDO, Ohio – The mission of the Toledo Zoo is to inspire others to join us in caring for animals and conserving the natural world. That goal makes the Zoo the perfect host for an educational event focusing on environmental issues facing the ...

Posted By: Andi Norman | Category: Education



Feb 10

National Museum of the Great Lakes announces Leader of the Lakes Program

Toledo, Ohio- The National Museum of the Great Lakes is pleased to announce a new program to its calendar of educational events. The Leader of the Lakes program is designed to introduce the public to maritime industry leaders from around the Great ...

Posted By: Anna Kolin | Category: Education



Feb 10

2016 Power of the Pen Tournament

Wednesday, March 2 The 2016 Power of the Pen (POP) Regional Tournament runs from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. POP is Ohio’s leading interscholastic program in written expression. Sponsored by ProMedica and Lourdes University, students from several ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 10

Lifelong Learner Lecture: "Stop, Look & Listen"

Friday, March 11 The Lourdes University Lifelong Learning Lecture is “Stop, Look & Listen – Embracing Rail’s Future” with Bill Gill, former Board Member of the Ohio Association of Railroad Passengers, Northwest Ohio ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Feb 09

Latest S.A.V.E. Lecture Addresses Fracking and Other Topics

Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment, Inc. (S.A.V.E.) presents Dr. Donald Stierman, Geophysicist at The University of Toledo, on Tuesday, March 22, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University, 6832 Convent Blvd., in ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Education



Jan 24

Maumee Valley Country Day School Announces an All-School Open House

Maumee Valley Country Day School welcomes the public to an Open House on Sunday, January 31, 2016, 1:00-3:00pm for Preschool (30 months)-Grade 12. Discover why Maumee Valley is the first choice for families who want an educational experience that ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Education



Jan 24

Maumee Valley Announces New Head of Upper School for 2016-17

Toledo, OH – Maumee Valley Country Day School is pleased to announce our new Head of Upper School, Brian Oliver. Oliver will serve as the new Head of Upper School beginning July 1, 2016.Brian Oliver comes to MVCDS from the Wakefield School in ...

Posted By: Melissa E. Kuhl | Category: Education



Jan 21

Maumee Valley Country Day School Scholarship Testing

Students can earn up to $9,000 a year in Scholarships at Maumee Valley Country Day School. Call 419-381-1313x105 for information on how to register for the entrance exam. To become a Founders Scholar, you must apply for the 2016-17 school year and ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Jan 13

Our World Tomorrow: Climate Change & Its Effects

The Maumee Valley Country Day School Global Leadership Program Speaker Series presents “Our World Tomorrow: Climate Change and Its Effects, Threats, and Implications”, a panel discussion featuring local experts. This discussion will be ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education



Jan 07

Birds of Woodlawn

Birds of Woodlawn: Fridays, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Join us each week as we document the Birds of Woodlawn. From migrating to nesting birds, we will explore many natural habitats. From beginners to experienced birders, all our welcome. Please ...

Posted By: Patty Toneff | Category: Education



Dec 16

"Intensive Manuscript Class" with Wendell Mayo

Where and How to publish your Creative Writing Wendell Mayo- author and professor at BGSU. Coming January 23rd... BUT... Manuscripts due Dec 30th! Limits seats available. Sign up now, register on our website, myprizm.com, Fee: $50 PRIZM members or ...

Posted By: PRIZM | Category: Education



Dec 09

Maumee Valley Country Day School Open House

Maumee Valley Country Day School welcomes the public to an Open House on Sunday, January 31, 2016, 1:00-3:00pm for Preschool-Grade 12. Discover why Maumee Valley is the first choice for families who want an educational experience that challenges, ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Education