Alumni News & Events
2016-2017 US Athletics Banquet
Friday, May 5, 6:00 p.m.
The 2016-2017 athletics seasons are nearing a successful conclusion. Please plan to join the Cistercian family in showing our appreciation to the graduating seniors and to our once and future Hawk stars by attending the Cistercian Upper School Athletics Banquet. Tickets must be purchased online by May 3. Reserve your spot now!
Golfers Ready! 14th Hawks Booster Club & Alumni Golf Tournament
Friday, June 2, 2017 - Register Now!
Tee it up for Cistercian scholarships! Register today for a hearty discount and head to the practice range to get your game in shape. All levels are welcome!
Registration discount ends May 1! Click here to register now!
- A four-player Florida Scramble at Bear Creek Golf Club near DFW Airport.
- Shotgun Start at 1:30 p.m.
- Dinner following tournament.
- Before May 7: $150/adult and $120/student
- After May 7: $175/adult and $140/student
- Entry fee includes greens fees, cart, range balls and dinner.
- Proceeds benefit the Tom Hillary Scholarship and alumni memorial scholarship funds.
Registration is open now!
Making plans for summer? Cistercian Summer Programs begin June 12, and there is something for everyone!
- Strength & Conditioning for both MS and US
- Enrichment classes in artillery, flight, construction and computer programming
- Academic courses for new and current students as well as friends from other schools
- Recreation Day Camp for boys in grades 3-6
Check out the website, plan so friends can attend together, and feel free to ask questions.
School Supply Drive for Nicaraguan mission trip
Cistercian Nicaraguan missionaries ask the CPS community to help them collect educational gifts that they can deliver to the parishes they will serve in rural Nicaragua (Tepeyac and Diriá) from June 12-22. From May 1 through May 5, there will be a drive to gather school supplies and simple books in Spanish (or bilingual). For a list of requested items, please click here. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.
Date Time Event 9/12/2016 5:00 p.m. Alumni / Alumni Parent Happy Hour with Dr. Pruit
9/22/2016 All day North Texas Giving Day
Cistercian will receive bonus funds from CFT for every donation of $25 or more made through http://www.northtexasgivingday.org
10/4/2016 8:30 a.m. Open House
10/7/2016 7:00 p.m. Homecoming Varsity Football vs TACA
10/13/2016 5:00 p.m. Austin Alumni/Alumni Parent Happy Hour with Mr. Haaser
11/16/2016 5:30 p.m. Fall Literary Club Meeting
12/2/2016 8:30 a.m. Advent Retreat for Current & Alumni Moms
12/17/2016 6:30 p.m. Alumni Christmas Party
1/7/2017 7:00 p.m. Literary Club: Winter Meeting
A Pulitzer Prize winner, Cormac McCarthy's, The Road, is the winter selection. "Profoundly dark, told in spare, searing prose, The Road is a post-apocalyptic masterpiece..." (Daphne Durham/Amazon) Join the regulars (and, hopefully, a few new faces too) at the home of Andrew Kahn '95 (3748 Woodshadow Ln., Addison, 75001) for an outstanding evening!
1/21/2017 7:00 p.m. Jim & Lynn Moroney Award Dinner
3/5/2017 All day LiteraryFest
3/8/2017 8:30 a.m. Middle School Open House
4/2/2017 6:00 p.m. Alumni Happy Hour in Los Angeles
4/3/2017 6:30 p.m. Alumni Happy Hour in San Francisco
4/4/2017 5:30 p.m. Alumni Happy Hour in Seattle
4/18/2017 7:00 p.m. Literary Club Spring Meeting
6/2/2017 1:30 p.m. Reunions Weekend: Golf Tournament
6/3/2017 10:00 a.m. Reunions Weekend: Tournaments and Family Picnic
6/4/2017 10:30 a.m. Reunions Weekend: Commemorative Mass and Brunch
LinkedIn to Connect for Jobs/Internships
As we begin a new year, many of our alumni will be looking for internships and/or jobs. If your company has internships or permanent positions available, please consider posting this information on Cistercian's LinkedIn page. If you are an alumnus looking for a position in a certain field or city, feel free to use our Linked In page to post your information to see if any other members of the group (alumni or alumni parents) can help. Stay connected to the community - there are lots of great resources there!
Alumni Literary Anthology
Available for Online Purchase
The first-ever Cistercian alumni literary anthology, My Heart Shall Muse, is now available. Click here to place an order. Thirty-seven Cistercian alums representing 20 different graduating classes are featured in the book, which contains poetry, short stories, spiritual reflections, and creative non-fiction. This unique, inspiring, and historical collection was printed in February and will make you proud of your alma mater. It demonstrates the high quality of creative, intelligent work being produced by our talented alumni.
Send us your old photographs, programs, or any other Cistercian memorabilia for the school archives. Direct items to Mrs. Jacqulyn Dudasko at the school.
Looking for a way to bond with future Cistercian alumni? Consider volunteering with current students at one of the many upcoming community service projects. Contact Fr. Justin McNamara for other community service projects or to propose some of your own.
"Like" us on Facebook!
Another way to stay in touch with Cistercian throughout the month in addition to this newsletter is through the Cistercian Prep School Alumni Association Facebook Page at: https://www.facebook.com/CistercianAlumni
Alumni Key Chain
Click here to order the exclusive Alumni key chain!
Questions? Contact us!
Email Erin Hart or call 469-499-5406.