#JSNNews Volume 2 | Number 11 | August 29, 2017
"Our care for one another seems limitless"
Jeff Johnson, SJ - President of Strake Jesuit in Houston

At the start of the new academic year, it is customary for principals to address faculties and staffs, parents, and students. Here are excerpts from three JSN principals’ remarks – indicative of our Jesuit way of proceeding and representative, I am sure, of all of our JSN schools.

As we start our new academic year, the JSN hopes to share news and events with as many members of our network as possible. Please consider forwarding this issue to colleagues so that they can...
Cohort Gatherings 2017-2018
Groups gathering at the conference level in the coming academic year are: 

Online Community Discussions
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Grace Cotter Regan
Boston College High School

Robert J. Pecoraro, SJ (Interim)
Cheverus High School

Michael Dougherty
Gonzaga Preparatory School

Lorraine Paul (Interim)
Jesuit High School of Sacramento

Brian P. Maher
Nativity Preparatory of Boston

Bill Sheahan, SJ (Interim)
Rockhurst High School

Mike Savona (Interim)
St. John's Jesuit High School & Academy

Adam Lewis
Loyola School - New York City

Jay Goldrick
Nativity Preparatory of Boston

Annette Mallay
St. Bonaventure's College

Ian Gibbons, SJ
St. Louis University High School
SIL Leadership Team Begin Planning in Denver
Seminars in Ignatian Leadership planning has begun! The Leadership Team for Seminars met in Denver in mid-August to pray, prepare and plan for the over 100 participants who will begin and/or complete the program in 2017-2018. Many thanks to our adjunct instructors and the schools that support them in this work! Pictured here is the Year One Team (l to r: Kristin Ross Cully, Tim Sassen, Bill Haardt, Jen Freeman, Jeff Howard, Caroline Howard, Jim Broderick King and Paul Cumbo not pictured, Ann Holmquist and Year Two adjuncts Jane Delaney, Kevin Foy and Gus Sonnenberg).
Boston College High School Announces New President
The Board of Trustees of Boston College High School announced that they have elected Grace Cotter Regan as their new President.

Regan comes from Saint Mary's High School in Lynn, MA, where she she has served since 2012. She was previously the Provincial Assitant and Executive Director of Advancement for the New England Province Jesuits.

St. Paul's Students Win Ultimate Frisbee Championship
Congratulations to St. Paul's High School students Ryan McDonald, '17, Stephen Crew, '17, and Lachlan Roche, '18, who took home the gold at the Canadian Ultimate Championships in Ottowa while playing for "MOFO," the Manitoba provincial team.
Alum Service Corps Continues its Tradition of Community Nights with the Jesuits
Nearly every Monday, Alum Service Corps volunteers in St. Louis, Kansas City, and Denver gather with Jesuits for community night.

St. Louis ASCs celebrated Mass and dined together at the St. Jean de Brebeuf Jesuit Community on Wise Ave, Monday, August 21, 2017, in keeping with this long-standing tradition. Six of fifteen ASCs currently serve three schools in St. Louis:  De Smet Jesuit , Loyola Academy , and St. Louis University High .

Jesuit Tampa Announces New Performing Arts Center
Jesuit High School in Tampa, FL announced on Sunday, August 27, plans for a new Performing Arts Center that will honor distinguished Jesuit High School alumni Richard Gonzmart and John Oliva.

U.S. Central & Southern Province Renews Cristo Rey Jesuit Sponsorship
UCS Provincial Fr. Ron Mercier, SJ signed the sponsorship agreement with President Paul Polosi at Cristo Rey Jesuit in Houston, TX on August 15.

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