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Since our arrival in California in 1924, the Sisters of Notre Dame have founded and administered in more than 20 schools. Today our sponsored institutions reach students from preschool all the way through high school, and as far away as Uganda.

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Reflection is a critical part of our community life, and we hope to share some of it with you. Follow this space for podcasts of Sr. Mary Kathleen Burns’ talks, and keep up with Sr. Marie Paul Grech on our group blog. Click below to join us!

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News & Events

New Associates Join the Sisters of Notre Dame

New Associates Join the Sisters of Notre Dame

The concept of discipleship is woven throughout the Gospels.  In our everyday lives, we can easily identify  three levels of discipleship:  nominal, intentional and radical. A nominal disciple is “in name only”—and it is easy to notice areas of our lives in which we nominally follow someone or…
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Ugandan Sisters Visit

In 1992, Bishop Deogratias visited our Motherhouse in Rome requesting sister educators for his diocese of Hoima in Uganda, East Africa.  The then superior general, Sister Mary Joell Overman asked the four United States provincials if there was any interest in this project.  As a response to this…
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Stop Human Trafficking

Are you interested in learning more about what you can do to fight human trafficking? Check out our Stop Trafficking Newsletter learn more about how you can get involved.
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Prayer Breakfast

Prayer Breakfast

Sisters of Notre Dame, Associates, Staff and Faculty from La Reina and choir students all gathered at California Lutheran for an interfaith Prayer Breakfast sponsored by the YMCA. Together we prayed for our community, our civic leaders, and one another, that we might all be in service to…
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Come and See Weekend

Come and See Weekend

Sisters of Notre Dame – “Come & See Vocation Retreat – What Are You Looking For?” – Could God be calling you to be a sister?  Explore your questions and spend time with the sisters:  Saturday May 21-22, 2016 – Location:  1776 Hendrix Avenue, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360…
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New SND Blog!

New SND Blog!

We are so excited to have our Novices and their Directors sharing thoughts on becoming a Sister of Notre Dame on the new Blog: Nuns in the Making. Join Sisters Marla, Mayra, Nicole and Rose as they share about their life the National Novitiate community. What is a National Novitiate you…
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