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Alternative Break Inspires Ministry, Service

Chris Lytle

For many students, spring break is a vacation, a chance to step away from the stresses of daily life. But last year, Mary Carper and Kaylee Bluethmann (now sophomores) embarked on Marian University’s alternative spring break to Campton, Kentucky, and their experience wasn’t exactly a walk on the beach. Perhaps for the first time in their lives, the young women witnessed abject poverty - hungry people, living in a food desert, their lives oftentimes made even more complicated by a lack of education, drug addiction, and alcohol abuse.

Enter Sr. Susan Pleiss, OSF, pastoral associate at Good Shepherd Parish, the only Catholic Church in Campton, and all of Wolfe County. Both Mary and Kaylee were inspired by Sr. Susan’s outreach efforts...read more

Making Miracles Gala

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  • Dates: 18 – 18 Oct, 2013
  • 06:30 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Address: 10 S West Street
  • Contact: Dana Rizzi
  • Email: drizzi@marian.edu
  • Phone: 317.955.6207

Making Miracles Gala

Celebrate with Marian University at the Making Miracles Gala on October 18, 2013 at the JW Marriott Indianapolis. The gala celebrates the Michael A. Evans Center for Health Sciences, Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine, the Alan and Sue Leighton School of Nursing, and the 21st Annual Mary McNulty Young '47 Opportunities for Excellence Scholarship Dinner. 

All proceeds for the Marian University Making Miracles Gala go to support Marian University scholarships and priority Marian University projects. 

For more information, contact Dana Rizzi in the Office of Institutional Advancement at 317.955.6207 or drizzi@marian.edu

Information on Guest Rooms at the JW Marriott Indianapolis

Guest room rates at the JW Marriott, Indianapolis:   

Standard King or Queen/Queen room: $139 per night*

Guest room rates are valid for Thursday, October 17 through Saturday night, October 19
*All hotel rooms are subject to 17% room tax.

Booking procedures:

For online reservations, guests may use this link with Group code MMYMMYA:
Book 1 King or 2 Queens at JW Marriott Indianapolis for $139 per night
Guests may also call the JW Marriott toll-free reservations number at 1.866.704.6162, and ask for Mary McNulty Young '47 Opportunities for Excellence Scholarship Dinner or Making Miracles Gala.

Cut-off date for discounted room rates is Tuesday, September 17, 2013


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