The Ursuline Academy community gathered together to celebrate and bless the presidency of Kathleen Nolan Levesque ‘77 at a joy- and music-filled Mass on Friday, December 7. The Mass was not only the formal beginning of Levesque’s tenure, but was an affirmation of the spirit and mission of Ursuline Academy, which revolves around respect, compassion, intellectual curiosity, and a commitment to service.
Paul Bimmler has been named the Division 2 Coach of the Year by the Boston Globe in his first year as head coach of the Ursuline Swimming and Diving Team. Under his leadership this year, the team placed third in the Division 2 state swim meet, and second in the South Sectional meet.
Ursuline senior Lauren Grela of Weston has been named a cross country All-Scholastic by both the Boston Globe and Boston Herald for the 2018 season.
.Two Ursuline seniors recently signed National Letters of Intent to compete in D1 or D2 collegiate programs next year.
UA Swimming and Diving completed a very successful season at the state meet held at Harvard University on Sunday, November 18. They competed against 15 other schools and came in third place, competing against some of the biggest and best swimming programs in the state. Reading High came in first (for the 4th straight year), Wellesley High came in second, and Ursuline came in third.