Category Archives: Schools & Centers

More than 500 Attend First-Ever “Welcome Home Weekend” at the USF Catholic Student Center

To welcome new students and their families to a new school year at the USF main campus, the Catholic Student Union (CSU) and the Catholic Bulls Alumni Society hosted “Welcome Home Weekend” on August 24-25, 2019. This two-day event focused on food, fun, faith and hospitality! After the 5:00 p.m. Mass on Saturday evening, students,… Read More

Students with Special Needs Thrive in Pinellas Park as Morning Star School Celebrates 50th Anniversary

For 50 years, Morning Star School has provided much-needed services to thousands of children with special needs in Tampa Bay, while continually growing. The school welcomes students of all faiths in grades Kindergarten to high school. In the beginning, the school mostly served children with physical disabilities and Down syndrome but has since expanded to… Read More

Gannon University Ruskin Campus To Be Closed Saturday Through Tuesday

Gannon’s Ruskin Campus will be closed Saturday, Aug. 31, through Tuesday, Sept. 3, as a precaution for Hurricane Dorian. There are no classes scheduled Monday, Sept. 2 in recognition of the Labor Day holiday. Additionally, classes will be canceled Tuesday, Sept. 3, when the hurricane is expected to reach the Ruskin area. At this time, the University… Read More

Saint Leo University to Close Sunday, Remain Closed Through Tuesday

Main Campus, East Pasco, Tampa, MacDill, Lakeland, Ocala Locations Affected Saint Leo University is continuing to monitor the path of Hurricane Dorian and officials have made the decision to close several locations starting Sunday, September 1, through Tuesday, September 3. The university anticipates reopening on Wednesday, September 4, but this date may change based on… Read More

Gannon University Dedicates Second Academic Building at Florida Campus

Gannon University formally opened a new 80,000-square-foot academic building at its Ruskin, Fla. campus on Friday, Aug. 23, 2019. About 220 people attended the Dedication and Blessing Ceremony at the campus, which is south of Tampa. “Today is a monumental step in the development of Gannon University’s effort in Ruskin, Fla. to advance the quality of healthcare delivery… Read More

Cristo Rey Tampa Announces Name Change

Fr. Timothy Zak, SDB, Provincial Superior, Salesians of Don Bosco, Province of St. Philip the Apostle, the Board of Members, and the Cristo Rey Tampa Board of Directors proudly announces the school’s name is now Cristo Rey Tampa Salesian High School. “Cristo Rey Tampa was founded by the Salesians of Don Bosco and continues the… Read More

Cristo Rey Tampa Announces New President Scott Morreale

Fr. Timothy Zak, SDB, Provincial Superior, Salesians of Don Bosco, Province of St. Philip the Apostle, and the Board of Members, announced that Scott Morreale has been appointed to the position of President of Cristo Rey Tampa Salesian High School effective August 19, 2019. “Scott brings professional qualifications and personal skills that he is ready to… Read More