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Fall Signing Day 2014

Seven Salesianum seniors signed official letters of intent on Wednesday, November 12 at 2 p.m. in Centenary Hall. Congratulations to:

Christian Baldi, Manhattan College, Lacrosse
Cole Renninger, Quinnipiac University, Lacrosse
Ryan Kerns, United States Naval Academy, Lacrosse
Sam Fink, Monmouth University, Lacrosse
Donte DiVincenzo, Villanova University, Basketball
Robert Dickson, Pennsylvania State University, Swimming
Jonathan Burns, Mount Saint Mary’s University, Track and Field

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Student Essay Contest

At Salesianum, we strive for diversity in all facets of our community. As St. Francis de Sales writes, we are “unidiverse, that is unique and diverse, unique along with diversity, and diversity along with unity.” What are your experiences with diversity, and how can you—or we as a community—work to uphold St. Francis’ idea of “unidiversity”?

Rules: Students must submit essays electronically to Mr. O’Brien or in hardcopy form to Mr. O’Brien in Room A-225 no later than Tuesday, December 2. Name and year of graduation must be on submissions. Essays may not exceed 1000 words.

Grand prize is $500.

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Model UN Earns Accolades at OWL MUN

Salesianum’s Model United Nations club received several honors at a regional conference hosted by Temple University on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Honorable Mentions were awarded to:

Kevin Palena and Liam Haffey, representing Pakistan in the Gulf Cooperation Council
Ethan Sunshine and Ramon Kaushik, representing Palestine in the Gulf Cooperation Council
Christopher George and Ryan Filliben, representing Serbia in the EU
Tyler Brown and Matt Rigor, representing Albania in the EU

Model UN provides a forum for student delegates to contemplate and debate topical global issues in conferences modeled upon true meetings of the United Nations. Students practice communication, teamwork and diplomacy as they assume leadership roles and learn to compromise in a professional environment.

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Luis Santiago Speaks to Hermanos Unidos

Salesianum’s Hermanos Unidos (Brothers United) Latino Student Union welcomed guest speaker Luis Santiago on Monday, October 27. Santiago currently works at Bank of America in Wilmington, DE as a Vice President, Senior Auditor. His extensive philanthropic work includes positions as Director of Corporate Affairs for the Delaware Chapter of Associations of Latinos Professional in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA), Board of Directors of the Family Counseling Center of St. Paul's and Trustee at Discipleship of Christ Community Fellowship Church, and Director of “Big Homies” (Young Men’s Ministry) at Discipleship of Christ. Santiago was also instrumental in developing the strategic initiative “Latino Unidos” with the United Way of Delaware, aimed at increasing high school graduation and college enrollment rates among Latinos in Delaware.

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National Honor Society

Salesianum proudly inducted 69 new members into the National Honor Society at an evening candle lighting ceremony on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. The NHS is one of the oldest and most prestigious national organizations commemorating the achievements of high school students. NHS members are selected by the Salesianum faculty for meeting the highest standards of scholarship, service, leadership and character. Congratulations to:

 Noah Matthew Bale
 Kevin Xavier Barone
 Timothy Joseph Bellew
 Sean Thomas Blessington
 Jacob Michael Blewitt
 Daniel Joseph Brackle
 Kevin Edward Brown
 Matthew Charles Brown
 Garrett Thomas Cannon
 Jeremy Robert Chapman
 Isaac John Chilkotowsky
 Nicholas Michael Colagreco
 Sean Michael Courtney
 Grayson Banks Cowan
 Patrick Michael Cowan
 Andrew Michael deLaveaga
 Aidan Michael Drake
Ryan James Elliott
 Ryan Jeremy Filliben
 William George Frangia
 Jeffrey David Franz
 Richard Scott Frechette
 Mark E Gallagher Jr.
 Christopher Marcus George
 Andrew John Hally
 Matthew James Hogan
 Matthew Tyler Hooks
 Connor John Horvath
 Benjamin Lourdes Hylak
 Andrew James Keefe
 Nathan David King
 Joseph Christopher Kitching
 Matthew Terry Kosciewicz
 Wyatt Edward Land
 Colin Paul Lott
 Patrick Joseph Lyons
 Robert James Martorano III
 Adam James Mason
 Patrick Michael Mealey
 Daniel Thomas Mersman
 Aaron Christopher Moriak
 Jason Michael Mueller
 Randall Paul Mueller
 Liam Seamus Murphy
 Sean Douglas Nevins
 Thomas John Paranzino Jr.
 Andrew Taft Peterson
 Colby Austin Reeder
 Timothy Michael Rickert
 Matthew Reyes Rigor
 Owen Christian Riley
 Stephen Alexis Saville Jr.
 Daniel Joseph Schlegel
 Brian Thomas Schwarzkopf
 Sean Spencer Smith
 William Hendrik Steenkamer
 Kyle Russell Steiner
 Parker Dale Strand
 Andrew Patrick Sullivan
 Jeffrey William Sweeney
 Patrick Josef Sweeney
 Luke Paul Szrama
 Chase Michael Truitt
 Jahaziel Saul Valenzo
 Jacob Anthony Vassalotti
 Phillip Richard Vavala
 Brendan Martin Ward
 Robert Anthony Watchilla
 Owen Garton Wilhelm

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