Celebration of Sister Mary Gerald Leahy, CSJ
- Archived Event
- Mount Saint Mary's University, CSJ Los Angeles Province, Carondelet Center
- 12001 Chalon Road
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Mount Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles will celebrate National Catholic Sisters Week and Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet Week March 13th – 19th with several events, beginning with an Open House on March 13th at the Carondelet Center, provincial motherhouse to the Los Angeles province of the CSJs of Carondelet. In honor of our Sisters’ scholarship and contribution to the common good, we will exhibit a new display showcasing the research of Sr. Mary Gerald Leahy CSJ, a microbiologist whose studies in the 1960s and 70s have direct impact on current research into the mosquitos carrying the Zika virus. Campus Ministry, the University Archives and the new CSJ Institute are collaborating on this effort. This event is part of a larger week of celebration including St. Joseph’s Day Mass and reception, CSJ Appreciation Day, and the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Los Angeles Jubilee celebration.