Alumni and Friends Reunion Weekend
Mark your calendars for a fun-filled Dominican weekend!
August 17 – 20, 2018
Alumni and Friends Reunion
Friday, August 17th, 5-7 p.m.
Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony at 6:30 p.m.
Join us at Dominican High School for music, raffles, tours, heavy appetizers, a cash bar and the Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony.
Click here to RSVP.
Individual Class Reunions
Saturday, August 18th
Classes ending in 3 or 8 are celebrating their reunions. Click here for more details.
Back to School Mass
Sunday, August 19th, 9 a.m.
Alums, past/current parents, incoming parents and friends are invited to celebrate Sunday
Liturgy with us, followed by a coffee reception.
35th Annual Bill Crowley Scholarship Golf Outing
Monday, August 20th, 12 p.m. Shotgun Start
Please join us at the Ozaukee Country Club. You can expect great golf, a great crowd and a great time! Not a golfer? Join us afterwards for dinner which is a blast for everyone. For more information or to RSVP click here.
Distinguished Alumni Awards
The Dominican High School Distinguished Alumni Awards honor graduates who exemplify our five core values of Truth, Compassion, Justice, Community and Partnership. Recognition is awarded to individuals who carry forth and support the Dominican mission through professional, leadership and service achievements. The 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards will be presented on Friday, August 17th at 6:30 pm as part of the Alumni and Friends Reunion event at Dominican.
Dominican High School is proud to announce this year’s award recipients:
2018 Distinguished Alum of the Year
Rebecca Jones ’79
Rebecca Jones has been preaching and teaching the Gospel, carrying out the Sinsinawa Dominican mission. After receiving her Bachelors from Loyola University Chicago and Masters from Marquette University, she served as a principal for 22 years in the Milwaukee Archdiocese. Currently under her leadership, St. Eugene School has received four Exemplary Recognition Awards. Rebecca is a recipient of the 2018 Herb Kohl Principal Leadership Award. She is a passionate advocate of Dominican in her personal and professional life seeing her stepson, Joseph O’Keeffe graduate from Dominican in 2005 and is preparing for her daughter Rose to join Dominican’s class of 2022.
2018 Young Alum of the Year
Aaron Schmidt ’01
Aaron Schmidt received his Bachelor degree from Emmanuel College in both Chemistry and Biology. He completed his Ph.D. in Virology at Harvard Medical School. Currently, Aaron serves as an Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunobiology at Harvard Medical School. His research may help in the design of novel vaccines, including a “universal influenza vaccine.” Aaron’s contributions to the medical field have been featured in multiple publications. He has served as a mentor for the Exceptional Research Opportunities Program for underrepresented minorities. Aaron remains involved with Dominican through his contributions to the Theatre Department and participation in Alumni Career Day.