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School Sisters of St. Francis to Plan to Convert Convent into Senior Apartments
The Catholic Herald, September 12, 2019

School Sisters of St. Francis plan to convert historic former south side convent into senior apartments
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, August 29, 2019

Leadership Conference of Women Religious Calls for End to Gun Violence
August 6, 2019

Honor Flight: 'Sisters in arms' say visiting Vietnam Memorial 'healing'
WSAW, April 10, 2019
Featuring SSSF Associate Pat Day

School Sisters of St. Francis Elect New U.S. Leadership Team
Three sisters bring extensive experience to provincial leadership roles, March 2, 2019

Mother Corona Wirfs, OSF: A Builder of Catholic Presence
Catholic Herald, Febraury 7, 2019

Workshop Explores What's Behind the Music of Faith
Catholic Herald, Febraury 14, 2019

Joseph Bowls Brownie Baker Form

"Pray for Those Who Persecute You"
LCWR Occasional Papers - Winter 2019

Doorways to Scripture
Registration for Sister Bea Dorsey's Spring Workshop

Milwaukee Gears Up for RENEW Wisconsin Bicycle Tour
Information regarding Sacred Heart's inclusion in RENEW Wisconsin’s bicycle tour of the Milwaukee area’s renewable energy landmarks, September 17, 2018

Sisters start campaign
Superior Catholic Herald, August 24, 2018

Reports of the proceedings of the 2018 Provincial Assembly

Linked by Mission
Alverno Magazine, May 2018

Jubilarians for 2018

2018 General Assembly

Centennial Celebration Concludes with Concert


Valentine Concert Warms Music-Lovers’ Hearts
February 10, 2018

Different Cultures Share Visions of Christ's Birth
Milwaukee Catholic Herald, December 21, 2017

Milwaukee's Three Women Presidents
Sister Andrea Lee, IHM, President of Alverno College, is one of three Milwaukee area college presidents profiled.
Shepherd Express, December 5, 2017

School Sisters Going Solar
Urban Milwaukee Daily, November 1, 2017

Trial set for Mississippi man indicted in killing of 2 nuns
Associated Press
, October 14, 2017

Sister Sylvia Leonardi, SSSF
Sister Sylvia Leonardi is profiled as part of a special supplement celebrating St. Joseph Academy’s 60th anniversary.
The Kenosha News, October 2017

“Still: A Poem”
A poem in honor of St. Joseph Convent in Campbellsport by Associate Lisa A. Bentzler

'Feisty' but 'fun' Sister Marie Gross-Rhode kept things in order for 2 decades at Boys Town’s Dowd Chapel; 'she was a gem'
Omaha World-Herald, September 29, 2017

Survivors of sisters killed in Mississippi continue duo's 'ministry of presence'
Global Sisters Report, August 24, 2017

School Sisters of St. Francis plan large-scale solar panel installation
$950,000 project to be completed by late fall
BizTimes, July 20, 2017

School Sisters of Saint Francis plans nearly $1 million solar installation
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 19, 2017

Sister Joannes Klas describes her life in a refugee camp in a presentation
sponsored by the U.S. Province Justice & Peace Office

Words of remembrance by Sister Kathy O’Brien at the funeral of Sister Joel Read
June 1, 2017

Remarks by Sister Andrea Lee, IHM, President of Alverno College, at the funeral of Sister Joel Read
June 1, 2017

A response to President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement
From the C.A.R.E. (Creating Actions to Reverence the Earth) Committee of the School Sisters of St. Francis U.S. Province, June 6, 2017

Sister Joel Read, who shaped Milwaukee's Alverno College
and was among nation's top college innovators, dies at 91

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 26, 2017

Memorial to honor Durant Sisters
Mississippi Catholic, May 11, 2017




St. Francis Day Homily
by Sister Barbara Kraemer
October 4, 2019

Season of Creation 2019 Calendar of Events

School Sisters of St. Francis to host a beer garden this summer

Spirituality Conference Homily
by Sister Mary Carroll
July 21, 2019

Jubilee Homily
by Sister Amy Therese Kenealy,
June 15, 2019

Gentle Yoga Workshop to Connect Body, Mind, and Heart
School Sisters of St. Francis Promote Physical and Spiritual Wholeness on May 18

Register now for “Embracing the Gift of Years: Through the Lens of Francis and Clare,” a preached retreat that will be presented May 12-17 at St. Joseph Center
Registration Brochure

Join the School Sisters of St. Francis at the Capuchins’ Walk for the Hungry on June 14
Registration Form

A Statement from the U.S. Province
Read at the June 21, 2018, sentencing of Rodney Sanders

Jubilee Homily
by Sister Angela Ireland, June 16, 2018

For Non-Invasive Therapy, Try “Color” to Regain Wholeness
Color Therapy Instructor Comes to St. Joseph Center August 25

Foundresses Day Reflection
Besinnung zum Tag der Gründerinnen
Reflexión para el Día de las Fundadoras

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Solar Panel Blessing
Friday, March 16, 2018

Sister Mary Diez's Reflection for the closing of the Centennial of St. Joseph Chapel
Sunday, March 18, 2018.

Family Fun in Store for Fiesta Goers on November 11 Veterans Day

Fifth Annual Fiesta Sponsored by School Sisters of St. Francis

Diversión para toda la familia les espera a los asistentes a la Fiesta este 11 de noviembre, Día de los Veteranos
Quinta Fiesta Annual

New Alfons Gallery Exhibit Honors “Women of Importance”
Day of the Dead exhibit on view October 29-November 17



Greetings to PA Delegates from Sister Tresa Abraham Kizhakeparambil, First Vice President and Sister Lucy Kalapurackel, Third Vice President



Slideshow presented by the General Assembly Delegates at the 2018 U.S. Provincial Assembly


Wednesday, November 8