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Honorary Degree Awarded to Dr. Pauline Scott
May 23, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Pauline Scott on receiving a Doctor of Civil Law honorary degree from St. Mary's University, Halifax, NS.  Her inspiring speech to the University graduates eloquently referenced the The Goals of Sacred Heart education. 

Dr. Scott is the former Principal of Sacred Heart High School in Halifax. At her retirement event in May 2015, more than 500 alumnae, parents and staff turned out to celebrate Ms. Scott’s 45 years as an educator and influential role in the lives of thousands of young women.

Global Sisters Report
May 17, 2016

"Few women religious have written at depth about the vows in the last 10 years. This represents a desperate hole in the informational and reflection materials available for those of us who are preparing for final or first profession.

Book signing at Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart in Miami, Florida
May 12, 2016

In early May, Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart in Miami, Florida, hosted a special event that was equal parts celebration, reunion, family gathering, book launching and farewell. The book, Seeking the One Whom We Love – How RSCJs Pray was introduced to the school community at a cocktail reception/book signing attended by hundreds of guests.

May 09, 2016

Congratulations to Cecile Meijer, RSCJ, our NGO representative to the United Nations, who received a honorary degree from the University of Roehampton.

Katie Ledecky SH Alum Named to Times List of 100 Most Influential People
Apr 21, 2016

Time Magazine announced its list of the 100 Most Influential People and Sacred Heart's own Katie Ledecky is on the list. A graduate of Stone Ridge, Katie is a an Olympic Gold Medalist and World Champion swimmer currently preparing for the 2016 Olympics. Read the full story in Time Magazine here.

Mar 23, 2016

The Global Sisters Report features an outstanding story about Carlota Duarte, RSCJ and The Chiapas Photography Project that she started in 1992.  Read the full story here.  

We have faith in you, St. Louis. St. Louis Catholic Sisters
Mar 02, 2016

St. Louis Catholic Sisters are launching a media campaign across metropolitan St. Louis featuring billboards with the message “We Have Faith in You, St. Louis.” The campaign, which coincides with National Catholic Sisters Week, March 8-14, 2016, is aimed at instilling pride in the community and a desire to work for its betterment.

The Sisters, who for generations have taught and shaped the character of so many St. Louisans, know that St. Louis area residents are up to the task of being more loving, less violent and better neighbors.

Mindfulness Retreat February 6, 2016
Jan 26, 2016

Join us for a day of mindfulness from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Sophia House, 2542 Hilgard Ave., Berkeley, Ca 94709.

The day of mindfulness will include explanations of practices that help develop clarity of mind and the non-judgmental observation of experience as it unfolds from moment-to-moment.

For more information, please visit our Vocations website.

Jan 14, 2016

Convent of the Sacred Heart school in Greenwich, Conn., welcomed Barbara Dawson, RSCJ, the Society of the Sacred Heart’s provincial of the U.S.-Canada Province, to its annual prayer service Friday celebrating the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sister Dawson was the guest speaker, and she talked about how the goals and criteria of a Sacred Heart education call us to live the principles of peace, non-violence and social justice.

The ever-popular Gospel Knights and the Vision Steppers returned to participate in the event.

Jan 14, 2016

The Society of the Sacred Heart United States – Canada Province is pleased to announce the launch of its new book: Seeking the One Whom We Love: How RSCJs Pray. This collection of essays features 55 members of the RSCJ sharing their answer to the most personal question: “How do you pray?” Their moving, personal answers provide an opportunity to look into your own interior life as they share how they mov