Alexandra Siwy awarded top scholarship

Posted On April 23, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. -- Alexandra "Alexine" Siwy of Gurnee, Illinois was chosen as the  2018 recipient of the Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Mother Generose Cahill Honors Scholarship.   

The prestigious, full-tuition scholarship is named for the first president of the college, which was founded and continues to be sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity.



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Silver Lake College Symposium is set for April 25

Posted On April 20, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College invites the community to the college-wide Silver Lake College Symposium: Celebration of Ideas from 8:50 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25 on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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SLC showcases students in opera program

Posted On April 20, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — The public is invited to hear talented vocal students in “Expect the Unexpected,” a program of operatic scenes presented by the Silver Lake College of the Holy Family music department in conjunction with the art department.

The production, directed by vocal instructor Emily Davis, will be offered at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 25; at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 27; and 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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SLC student brightens up walls with murals

Posted On April 19, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — A giant sunflower and a kaleidoscope of butterflies add bright splashes of color to a wall in the dementia care unit at Sunny Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Sheboygan.

The mural is one in a series of nine designed and painted by Kaye Solander, a junior majoring in studio art and theology at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family in Manitowoc.



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SLC presents instrumental concert on April 24

Posted On April 18, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will present its Spring Instrumental Concert at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.

Featured groups include the Silver Lake Wind Ensemble, Silver Lake Handbell Ensemble and the Silver Lake Jazz Ensemble.



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Student art show to open on April 24

Posted On April 18, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — “Works on Paper,” an exhibit of student artworks, will be on display from April 24 through May 1 at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family.

The works will be shown in the Lake’s Edge Gallery in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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Honor society students attend convention

Posted On April 17, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Members of Silver Lake College of the Holy Family’s Omega Beta Chapter of the biology honor society Beta Beta Beta attended the North Central 1 Regional District Convention at Saint Xavier University in Chicago on April 7. 



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Spring Choral Concert set for April 27

Posted On April 13, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will present its Spring Choral Concert and Opera Workshop at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 27 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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Junior piano and trumpet recital set for May 2

Posted On April 13, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will present a Junior Recital at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 2 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.

The public is invited to attend this free junior recital, which will highlight the talents of students Kelly Koeppen on piano and Jonathan McConnell on trumpet. Dr. Stanislava Varshavski will provide piano accompaniment.



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SLC to present piano recital on April 26

Posted On April 13, 2018



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Sargento's Louis P. Gentine II is guest speaker

Posted On April 12, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Louis P. Gentine II, chief executive officer and third-generation owner of Sargento Foods Inc., will speak about “Sargento: Family, Stakeholders & Innovation” as part of the President’s CEO Breakfast Series at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family.

The breakfast program will take place from 7 to 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 2 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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SLC to present piano recital on April 19

Posted On April 06, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will present “Expressing Your Inner Child,” a piano recital at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.

The recital, which is free and open to the public, will feature students from the piano studio of Dr. Diana Shapiro.



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Appleton police to honor SLC's Dr. James Begotka

Posted On April 06, 2018

 MANITOWOC, Wis. —  Dr. James Begotka will be honored with the Appleton Police Department Civilian Community Service Award for his work in developing a community survey.

Dr. Begotka is interim vice president for academic affairs, director of the Master of Science in Leadership and Organizational Development program, and assistant professor of business at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family. 



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Study focuses on combating hopelessness

Posted On April 06, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. -- Dr. Cheryl Passel, associate professor of nursing at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family, recently published the study, “The impact of the Eden Alternative on hope,” with her research colleagues from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

The study was published in the February issue of the Nursing and Residential Care (NRC) journal.



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SLC’s Campus Preview Day set for April 21

Posted On April 04, 2018

 MANITOWOC, Wis. — Find out if Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is a good fit for you by attending Campus Preview Day starting at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 21.



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SLC presents senior piano recital on April 23

Posted On April 03, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will present the senior piano recital of Lydia Matthews at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 23 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road. 

The recital is free and open to the public.



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Student formally received into church

Posted On April 03, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — The Catholic Church fully welcomed into its fold Benjamin Karnitz, a student at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family.

Karnitz received the sacraments of first communion and confirmation to complete his full initiation into the church during Easter Vigil Mass at St. Francis Catholic Church-Waldo on the night of Saturday, March 31. 



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Dr. Rachel Ware Carlton to sing with symphony

Posted On April 02, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Dr. Rachel Ware Carlton will be a featured guest vocalist in the Manitowoc Symphony Orchestra’s “A Song of Creation” concert starting at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 at the Capitol Civic Centre, 913 S. Eighth St.



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SLC Handbell Ensemble to perform at St. Norbert

Posted On April 02, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — The Silver Lake Handbell Ensemble, under the direction of Sandra Eithun, will team up with St. Norbert College’s bell choir in an upcoming concert.

The Bell Choir Concert will begin at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 8, at Dudley Birder Hall on the St. Norbert campus, 400 Grant St. De Pere. 



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