CASC Lumen Magazine_Spring 2022

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Alyssa Bormes ’06 CSMA wrote the foreword for recently released children’s

On May 1, the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker, we launched Catholic Studies’ first SprinGIVING campaign. Our goal is to raise $25,000 for need- based scholarships before May 31, the Feast of the Visitation. Your prayerful and financial support allows Catholic Studies to educate and form our future leaders to see Christ in all that they are and in all that they do. We thank you for giving back however you are able. Your prayers of support are felt, your financial gifts make an impact, and your legacy continues. Yours,  SprinGIVING A SEASON OF GIVING

book The Mother of Jesus is Wonderfully Real by Father Paul Murray, O.P. Copies can be ordered online at

Justin Shay ’10, ’13 CSMA is the principal at Ave Maria Academy in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Dr. Paul Monson ’07 is the vice president for intellectual formation and chief academic officer at Sacred Heart School of Theology and Seminary in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. He was formerly an associate professor of church history. Mariah Mulderink ’15 recently started a new position for Ascension Press as assistant podcast producer. Alicia (Karls) Zepp ’17 is principal at Blessed Trinity Catholic School in Dane, Wisconsin. Emilee Wondra ’22 received the St. John Paul II Champions for Life Young Adult Award in January for her work to promote a culture of life on campus. The Archdiocesan Office of Marriage, Family and Life recognized her for her work as a member of St. Thomas’ Students for Human Life group.

Karen Laird, Associate Director, and Nancy Sannerud, ProgramManager

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Emilee has helped organize prayer gatherings at Planned Parenthood in St. Paul, raised

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awareness of pro-life issues on campus by bringing in pro-life speakers, and recruited students to join the organization. She will graduate with degrees in Catholic studies and social work and a minor in Spanish. Congratulations, Emilee!

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