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78 young women in long white gowns standing on a staircase flanked by stone columns
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On Sunday, June 5, the seventy-eight members of the Class of 2022 received their diplomas from Ursuline Academy, becoming its 76th graduating class since the school's founding in 1946. Following a decades-old tradition, the graduates assembled just prior to the ceremony for a formal photo on the staircase leading up to the Ursuline Convent, framed by rhododendron shrubs in full bloom. 

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Class of 2023 celebrates Junior Ring Ceremony
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On April 27, 2022, the Class of 2023 gathered with their parents on campus in the Reynolds Center to receive their class rings or commemorative pins in the Junior Ring Ceremony, one of Ursuline’s most cherished traditions. The class rings, set with a brilliant green gem and engraved with the shields of St. Ursula and St. Angela, serve as a physical symbol of the bonds between classmates as they prepare to enter their final year together at Ursuline. The rings also connect the junior class to generations of alumnae, who hold close the memory of their own ring ceremony.

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Glass keepsake with green "Ursuline Athletic Hall of Fame"
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Saturday, April 9 was a pivotal moment for the Ursuline Academy athletic program, as more than 150 former athletes and their families, friends, and school administration gathered to pay tribute to the first round of inductees into the school's Athletic Hall of Fame.  One entire team and eight individuals were honored for their outstanding commitment to and achievement in Ursuline athletics, as well as for their traits of sportsmanship and leadership.  Each inductee was presented with an engraved glass sculpture, and the members of the 2005 state championship basketball team were awarded a framed section of the original hardwood floor from Ursuline’s former gymnasium where they played.

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