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Staff Profile: Mr. Andrew Michalek

Staff Profile: Mr. Andrew Michalek

Mairead Lowry, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2019

Regina Dominican welcomed many new staff members for the 2019-2020 school year, including an addition to the social studies department, Mr. Andrew Michalek. With an undergraduate degree in radio broadcasting from Columbia College Chicago, a master's degree in history from Roosevelt University, and a mast...

Staff Profile: Mrs. Mariagrazia D’Angelo

Staff Profile: Mrs. Mariagrazia D’Angelo

Isabella Holtane, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2019

Mrs. D'Angelo is one of Regina Dominican's newest World Languages' teachers. She has had ten years of experience in teaching both in her high school and on the college levels. She said, "Each opportunity had something unique to offer and I was very excited to see the students and their continuous...

Staff Profile: Ms. Sarah McNeely

Staff Profile: Ms. Sarah McNeely

Isabel Hook, Staff Reporter

October 26, 2019

Ms. McNeely is the newest addition to the fine arts wing and teaches all levels of art. This semester, Ms.McNeely teaches Art Foundations and Drawing and Painting. Durning Semester two, Ms.McNeely will be teaching Drawing and Painting II, Graphic Design, and both 3D Dimensional Design.  Ms. McNeely...

Staff Profile: Mrs. Cathy Van Treese

Staff Profile: Mrs. Cathy Van Treese

Violet Chube, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

This year Mrs. Van Treese was welcomed into Regina as a new Social Studies teacher. Van Treese teaches American Legal Studies, World History, Government and Politics, A.P. Government and Politics, and also is the coach for the freshmen volleyball team. Mrs. Van Treese has always known that she has...

Staff Profile: Dr. Patrick Hogan

Staff Profile: Dr. Patrick Hogan

Grace Galante, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

This August, Regina Dominican welcomed twelve new faces to the faculty, one being Latin teacher, Dr. Hogan. Dr. Hogan attended an all boys military academy for high school. After high school, Dr. Hogan got his bachelor's degree in classical studies from Lawrence University and his Ph.D. in classical studies fro...

Staff Profile: Mr. Brian Mancuso

Staff Profile: Mr. Brian Mancuso

Lucie Sullivan, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

One of our newest panthers, Mr. Brian Mancuso, joined the Regina Dominican High School family this past July. Mancuso is Regina's Athletic Director who manages scheduling, organization within athletics, evaluation of coaching staff, and some aspects of budget and finance. A 2004 graduate of Indiana Stat...

Staff Profile: Ms. Laura Kaplan

Staff Profile: Ms. Laura Kaplan

Grace Steffen, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2019

This year Regina Dominican High School had several additions to the faculty and staff. One of the new faculty members for the math department is Ms. Laura Kaplan. Ms. Kaplan is a graduate of The University of Illinois where she majored in business and psychology. While at the University of Illinois, Kapl...

Staff Profile: Ms. Colleen Kaferly

Staff Profile: Ms. Colleen Kaferly

Vanesa Hoxha, Staff Reporter

October 21, 2019

Ms. Kaferly takes on two roles here at Regina Dominican. She is not only a math teacher, but she is a sophomore advisor as well. Paws up for advisory 313! Before working at Regina Dominican Ms. Kaferly worked as a math teacher at Gemini Jr. High in Niles. Ms. Kaferly also spent a year teaching at the home ...

Meet Ms. Tully!

Meet Ms. Tully!

Gillian King, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2016

Meet Ms. Tully! She is English teacher extraordinaire and music lover! Below are a few questions and answers to help in getting to know her. What college did you go to, and what was your college experience like? I went to Univ. of Illinois - Champaign, and then I completed two different masters program...

Meet Ms. Joiner!

Meet Ms. Joiner!

Hannah Wavrek

September 14, 2015

Ms. Joiner grew up in the small town of Tiskilwa, IL.  She went to college at Loyola University, Chicago and received her BA in English. Later, she received her BS in Secondary Education. Q:  What were you like in high school? A:  I was a goody two-shoes in high school and was always raising ...

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