Chronology

Mother M. Germaine ONeill Mother M. Casimir Murray Mother Mary William Craig Mother M. Josepha Hurley Sister M. Marcella Gill Sister M. Sylvia Morgan Sister M. Eugenia Kealey Sister M. St. Mary Orr Sister M. Coleman Nee Sister Mary Reap Sister Anne Munley
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1945

A contingent from the College marches for the first time in the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade, an informal school tradition upheld for a number of years.
1945

The National Association of Schools of Music elects Marywood to membership, the first Pennsylvania College so honored and one of the few ever to be approved after only one inspection.
1945

The Health and Physical Education Department presents the first Water Pageant. Later called Water Ballets, these synchronized spectacles become a tradition at the College.
1945

A new institutional manual, The Green Book, is published and distributed to all students, September.
1945

The Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, celebrate their centenary, September 26. The Apostolic Delegate to the United States, the Most Reverend Amleto Cicognani, celebrates a commemorative High Mass in St. Peter's Cathedral.
1945

Nearly a hundred Marywoodians are members of the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine and begin giving religious instruction by mail to area children who live too far from churches to attend regular catechetical classes in winter.
1945

The Pennsylvania Department of Education inspects and accredits the Marywood Reading Clinic, thereby granting Marywood the right to certify public school psychologists.