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UD Reads Virtual Book club

The Office of Alumni Relations is partnering with UD Reads for a virtual bookclub on Wednesday, March 3 at 12pm. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead is a work of magical realism, and details the experiences of Cora, a slave girl on a journey within the Underground Railroad.

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Once you have registered, you will be emailed the Zoom link for immediate access to the presentation. 

 

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Sisters Serving UD: Sister Mary Angelica: A Thousandfold Back

It is no surprise that the University of Dallas, chartered by religious women, has had over 50 alumnae who have said “yes” to the call to religious life. In 1952, The Superior of the Western Province of the Sisters of St. Mary of Namur, Mother Theresa Weber, declared, "We need a Catholic co-educational college in this area!" On May 25, 1955, the Sisters officially received the charter for the University of Dallas. UD's first trustees were all religious women: Mother Theresa Weber, Sister Mildred Manning, Sister Mary Frances Connaughton, Sister Mary Byron, Sister Myrtl Owens and Sister Elizabeth Johnston.

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