Nicholas Sciarappa started at NCR June 2, 2014 as a Bertelsen Editorial Intern. He graduated from John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio, in the spring of 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. Follow Sciarappa on Twitter at @NickSciarappa1.
Global Sisters Report traveled to Concordia, Kansas, last month to visit with Sr. Marcia Allen, president of the Sisters of St. Joseph based there. Allen is president-elect of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious; she officially will be installed at the LCWR assembly in August.
Video interview - Social Service Sr. Simone Campbell said the Leadership Conference of Women Religious will be "another step in the dark, faithful to mission." In her August 7 trip to Kansas City, Mo., Campbell, executive director of the lobbying group NETWORK, visited NCR headquarters to talk about LCWR, health care, her book Nuns on the Bus and more.