Friday, February 5, 20210111In the coming months, Scouts BSA — formerly known as the Boy Scouts of America — will induct its first class of female Eagle Scouts, the highest rank someone in Scouts BSA can earn. Vying to be among that inaugural group is Grace Olden, a senior at Ursuline Academy.
Wednesday, March 11, 202001018Two Dallas Catholic school campuses and a parish have closed after a person showing symptoms of COVID-19 had come into contact with individuals at those school and church communities, school and Diocese of Dallas officials said Wednesday.
Friday, July 20, 20180433Students from Bishop Dunne Catholic School, Bishop Lynch High School, Cistercian Preparatory School, John Paul II High School and Ursuline Academy traveled to Costa Rica as part of the Diocese of Dallas Youth Mission Trip on June 10-22.
Tuesday, September 29, 20150220As Pope Francis made his way to Philadelphia, many Dallas Catholics did the same with the hope of catching a glimpse of the pontiff. Deacon Mike Seibold and his wife Cathie of St. Gabriel Catholic Church in McKinney accompanied six other parishioners for the trip, spending a week at the World Meeting of Families prior to the pope’s...
Thursday, May 7, 20150562Pro-Life Ursuline Students is an organization dedicated to protecting the sanctity of human life in all stages. The group meets every week to plan and discuss different opportunities for the promotion of pro-life awareness as well as service projects in conjunction with the White Rose Crisis Pregnancy Center in Dallas.
Friday, February 27, 20150261
Miceala White and Anna Basso shared common bonds. The childhood friends attended the same elementary school and the same church. They also shared a common foe -- cancer -- and they supported and inspired each other, even as one battle drew to an end.
By David Sedeno
The Texas Catholic
This is a love story.
Not one of...
Saturday, October 11, 20140369With a rendition of “Happy Birthday” and a special blessing from Bishop Kevin J. Farrell, hundreds of students, staffers and benefactors of Ursuline Academy of Dallas celebrated the dedication of the new lighted athletic field that was 12 years in the making.
Thursday, August 1, 20130302Jennifer Blum, a 2013 graduate of Ursuline Academy, has been named as a U.S. Lacrosse Girls High School First Team All-American selection. In addition to the All-American honor, Blum was named, for the second consecutive year, to the 2013 Texas Girls High School Lacrosse League All-State Team along with Ursuline seniors Mary Kate...
Friday, March 29, 20130269Allie Daus, Ursuline Academy’s first-year head soccer coach, needed a week or so for everything about the Bears’ 23rd consecutive state title to crystallize. Ursuline defeated Houston St. Agnes, 2-0, at Awty International School in Houston for the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools’ Division I championship on March...