Brescia University to host Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Brescia University, in partnership with the Owensboro Human Relations Commission, will host a Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration. The celebration will be held on January 16th at 10 AM in Taylor Lecture Hall on Brescia’s campus. Before the celebration, there will be a march that begins at 9 AM at Owensboro High School and…

Bart’s Scholarship

On June 18th 2022, Brescia University lost one of the true pillars of the University community when David “Bart” Bartholomy passed away in Owensboro, Kentucky. The Bartholomy family and Brescia University hosted a memorial service on July 9th, 2022. The memorial service, held in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel on Brescia University’s campus, was…

Brescia University Welcomes Four New Board of Trustee Members

Brescia University added four new Board of Trustee members. Sr. Sharon Sullivan, Sr. Martha Keller, Teresa McJoynt, and Chris Graff join the other 33 voting members, faculty, staff, and student representatives. Sister Sharon Sullivan currently serves as the Congregational Leader of the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph. She was previously Congressional Leader from 2010…

Christmas Market at Brescia University

Each year we hold a Christmas fundraiser to support Alumni Association efforts to support students and engage alumni. We’ve partnered with several local businesses this year to bring you sweet treats, delicious coffees, and exclusive Bearcat gear! You can preorder any of the below items through December 12th with order pick up happening Saturday, December 17th…

Graduate Degree Applications are Open

Brescia University offers a number of both traditional and online graduate opportunities for those who already hold a bachelor’s degree. Applications are open until February 15th, 2023. If you would like to apply for the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology, click here. For more information on the degree offering and qualifications, visit https://www.brescia.edu/programs/graduate/.

Brescia University Hosting Free, Public Fall Festival

Brescia University will be hosting a free, public Fall Festival as part of the 2022 Alumni Homecoming and Family Weekend. The festival will take place Saturday, October 22nd starting at 10:30 AM in the Brescia University Quad. The Owensboro Community is invited, and families will be able to participate in games, inflatables, bounce house, and…

2022-2023 Spirit of Angela Nomination

During Founder’s Week, there is a tradition of recognizing one male and one female student who possesses in remarkable ways the spirit of Saint Angela Merici.  Angela Merici was a leader in great and small ways and touched the lives of many.  She is responsible for founding the Ursuline Sisters whom she named after Saint…

Brescia University to Host Public Talk with Wesley Acton

As a part of the Return to the Arch Alumni Speaker Series, Brescia University will be hosting Wesley Acton ’60 on Thursday, October 20th. Acton was the first African American teacher in the Daviess County Schools System. Dr. Ashley Holland, Brescia University Associate Professor of Education – Chair of School of Education, will serve as…

The Caritas of Angela, Love through Ursuline Education By Dr. Emily A. DeMoor

The Caritas Center of Brescia University in Owensboro, Kentucky, in conjunction with the Ursuline Education Network (UEN), hosted a retreat on Brescia’s campus on September 15-17, 2022 for engaged high school students who desire a deeper understanding of their Catholic, Ursuline faith.  Entitled, The Caritas of Angela, Love through Ursuline Education, the retreat, which was…

Brescia University to Host Speech-Language Pathology Stakeholders Session

On July 21st, Brescia University will be holding a Stakeholders Session, from 12:00 to 12:30 PM in the C.E. Field Center for Professional Studies in the Roberts Executive Board Room. This meeting will allow community members, partners, and alumni to express their thoughts and interests in Brescia’s Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology and the…