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Bishop blesses growing school that bears two names — for now

COTTONWOOD — With arms raised and singing “He is Exalted,” the 197 students of the newly named St. Joseph/Immaculate Conception School filed into their new building and formed a square around the perimeter of the open center courtyard during the a blessing ceremony on Sept. 18.

Handful of new hires serves growing College of St. Scholastica

As enrollment grows in Arizona, so does faculty and administration, particularly in the college's social work and nursing program.

Standalone dorms planned for Benedictine students

The $3.5 million renovation will initially accommodate 53 students and is scheduled to open in January.

Faith, high school coach play role in Paralympian’s journey to Rio

A huge factor in this 26-year-old two-time Paralympian's success: "my brother and sisters treated me like everyone else," Siemann said. "They made no exception for my disability."

High school seniors named among Arizona’s 300 merit semifinalists

The tallies are still coming in, but so far at least 16 local Catholic high school seniors have earned themselves the title based on PSAT scores.

Shea Homes improves classrooms, playgrounds at eight schools

One month in, students and staff at eight Catholic elementary schools remain grateful for the multi-million-dollar project.

Maryland Catholic school grad shines in swim for gold at Paralympics

Paralympian Rebecca Meyers is majoring in history in college and made some of her own Sept. 8 at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro: her first gold medal and a world record.

‘Nashville Dominicans’ plant desert roots

The trio of Nashville Dominicans now living in the Diocese of Phoenix are here to pray for the Church, build and staff local schools and offer workshops.

Superintendent, director of education and evangelization MaryBeth Mueller celebrates 30 years...

A simple request from her pastor launched a career in education that spans decades. MaryBeth Mueller, superintendent of Catholic schools and Executive Director of the Division of Education and Evangelization for the Diocese of Phoenix, marked 30 years of service in the diocese this summer.

Student rep for Arizona’s professional social workers studies at St. Scholastica

Golda Miller is one of two student representatives, on a board of 20, that will provide perspective to the Arizona Chapter.