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HACS Alumni Group on LinkedIn

September 30, AD 2014
HACS Alumni Group on LinkedIn

Our newest graduates now have the opportunity to join the HACS Alumni group on LinkedIn. Whether you are a new grad or more seasoned alum, membership offers an excellent opportunity to connect with other alumni and current or former professors, and to expand your professional network. A request for membership is quick and easy at https://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=6587000. […]

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Congratulations to Today’s Graduates!

September 30, AD 2014
Congratulations to Today’s Graduates!

Fellow alumni – we are happy to announce that as of today’s date – September 30 – our ranks have officially grown!   Please see the following announcement from Dr. Mahfood. Good morning, friends! This summer, we had our largest graduating class ever line up in their virtual robes for their diplomas. Today’s the day that […]

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7 HACS Tips for Success at Online Studies

September 25, AD 2014
7 HACS Tips for Success at Online Studies

…from the alumni of Holy Apostles College and Seminary (HACS): 1. Have a consistent workspace. Having a comfortable, consistent place to sit down and read, write, and work will help create routine.  It could be a desk at home, a comfy chair with your laptop or tablet, or your favorite corner table at the local coffee […]

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And the Winner is…

September 25, AD 2014

Congratulations to Ryan Mayer, (’12 MA Theology/Bioethics; ’16 MA Philosophy), the lucky winner of the “HACS Tips for Success” raffle drawing. Ryan submitted three excellent tips and has been awarded a $20 gift certificate at Amazon.com. (Attentive readers will notice that the chance of winning in this case was 100%. Hopefully, odds like this will inspire […]

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New MOOC: Online Recruitment of Online Learners

September 25, AD 2014
New MOOC: Online Recruitment of Online Learners

Holy Apostles College & Seminary is happy to announce its partnership with Edvance360 in advancing a new Massive Open Online Course developed by Tocquigny and entitled Online Recruitment of Online Learners. This course is designed for directors of enrollment, admissions directors and marketing directors at higher education institutions who are concerned about the number of […]

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Dash for Life Fundraiser…one more thing

September 24, AD 2014
Dash for Life Fundraiser…one more thing

As you can see from Tom Hartman’s letter here, there are many ways to support the upcoming Dash for Life! A reminder for those choosing to send a check (payable to ABC Women’s Center, by October 10) here to Holy Apostles College and Seminary, our address is: 33 Prospect Hill Road, Cromwell, CT, 06416. You […]

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Dash for Life Fundraiser

September 24, AD 2014
Dash for Life Fundraiser

Dear Holy Apostles Family, This October 18th, 16 of us seminarians will run in the Dash For Life 5K, supporting The ABC Women’s Center in Middletown. Our goal was to raise over $1000.00 and we have fallen just short of that with $900.00 pledged just by seminarians. We want to extend the opportunity to the […]

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Prayer request: Hurricane Odile

September 23, AD 2014
Prayer request: Hurricane Odile

HACS alum Mike Brinda was good enough to offer us a first-hand view of the devastation in Mexico following Hurricane Odile. Mike has made an annual fishing trip to Mexico with family and friends since 1994, and found himself in Cabo San Lucas on September 14, 2014, when Odile came ashore.  His photos offer a […]

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Second Annual Ecumenical National Day of Remembrance – Saturday, September 13

September 10, AD 2014
Second Annual Ecumenical National Day of Remembrance – Saturday, September 13

Dear Holy Apostles Priests, Seminarians, Sisters, Lay Students, Faculty and Staff, On behalf of the Holy Apostles Life League, I would like to invite you to a very special event on Saturday September 13th here at the Tomb of the Unborn or as we call it, “Adam’s Tomb”. We will be taking part in what is […]

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Share the Secret of Your Success (…and you could be a winner!)

September 9, AD 2014
Share the Secret of Your Success (…and you could be a winner!)

I was in the process of researching ideas for a “HACS Tip” list to give students some guidance on how to succeed at online studies, when it suddenly occurred to me: Why not ask the real-life experts – the alumni who have successfully managed the rigors of HACS e-Learning? Then I thought, “Why not offer […]

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Iraqi Dominican Sisters Ask for Help

August 21, AD 2014
Iraqi Dominican Sisters Ask for Help

We received the following plea for help from Professor Thomas P Sheahen, Ph.D., who received the message from Lisa Wright, a friend of his from Capitol Hill. Please pray, help, and share this message. Sister Attracta Kelly, OP, Prioress of the Adrian Dominican Sisters forwarded the following message to our community. Our Iraqi Dominican Sisters ask […]

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Introducing HACS Tutoring Program

August 20, AD 2014

It is a privilege for me to assist Holy Apostles College & Seminary with the launch of its tutoring program. We are in the process of compiling a list of alumni who are willing to serve as tutors to current students, and I invite you to consider sharing the wealth of your knowledge with our future fellow-alumni. Since […]

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Announcing HACS Career Center and Student Services

August 18, AD 2014
Announcing HACS Career Center and Student Services

Dear Alumni, In the process of seeking approval for a fully online undergraduate program, the following deficit was noted by the state of Connecticut: “According to standard 7 of the Guidelines for the Evaluation of Distance Education, institutions must provide effective student and academic support to students enrolled in online offerings. Accordingly, the team requested […]

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