News

Congratulations to Speech Team

At Yale University on September 15, five TMLA speakers competed.  Sophomore Kaitlyn Chesleigh won an award as Semi-Finalist in Oral Interpretation; Kaitlyn ranked 11th out of 91 speakers. TMLA Speech Team affords students the opportunity to develop their rhetorical and interpretative skills by competing in such oratorical categories as Declamation, [ read more ]

Prayer for September 11, 2018

For morning prayer on September 11, 2018 Dr. Patrice Woehling, a member of the TMLA English Department, offered her poem/prayer for TMLA community to reflect and pay tribute to those who lost their lives at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.  Dr. Woehling recalls for us this “day [ read more ]

TMLA+ Rockaway

  On the evening of August 14th, TMLA hosted a mixer at the home of alumna Moira Mullen ‘89 for the young women of Rockaway. The event, well attended by prospective students and parents, highlighted and celebrated the rich tradition and legacy between Rockaway and The Mary Louis Academy.  TMLA Students, Parents, Alumnae, Faculty and Administration mingled and answered questions from numerous families. [ read more ]

TMLA Honors S. Kathleen at Graduation

During the 82nd Year Commencement Exercises of The Mary Louis Academy celebrated on June 3, 2018 at Colden Auditorium of Queens College, graduates received diplomas and awards for the successful completion of 4 years of academic achievement and Kristen Brody, Student Council president, read a citation to honor S. Kathleen [ read more ]

TMLA’s Women in Engineering

TMLA offered its annual  5-day intensive experience in engineering this year from July 16-20. TMLA’s Women in Engineering Week inspired young women to explore the many fields of engineering – Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Biomedical, Electrical, Chemical, Computer, Software, and Environmental. From 9am – 3pm each day hands-on team-based projects applied student [ read more ]

TMLA Spring Concert Delights

Among the highlights of TMLA school year in May have always been the Spring Concert and Art Show.  This year’s accomplishments did not disappoint. The Music department with Glee Club conducted by Mrs. Vanessa Gecewicz delighted with a wide variety of selections from composers Louis Prima, Rogers and Hammerstein, A. [ read more ]

Audience Applauds TMLA Art Show

An appreciative audience marveled at the wide range of creativity that produced all the art work on display at the TMLA Art Show in May.  Selections in drawing, painting, AP Studio and Graphic Design revealed a wealth of talent from students in the Art Department.  Earlier this school year,  TMLA [ read more ]

TMLA 5K Run/Walk

TMLA’s 4th Annual 5K Run was a big success with over 240 students, parents, alumnae and friends running or walking the hills of Jamaica Estates. This year the Run was named in memory of Colleen Fitz, a longtime staff member at TMLA who passed away in 2016 after a battle with [ read more ]

NASA Astronaut Tells His Story at TMLA Assembly

Michael Massimino, a professor of Mechanical Engineering at Columbia University, a former NASA astronaut, and the senior advisor of space programs at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum was TMLA’s guest speaker on April 23.   Massimino served as a NASA astronaut from 1996 to 2014. During his career he was [ read more ]

TMLA Sports Update

At Brooklyn-Queens Sectional Championship. May 20th TMLA was presented with the Runner-Up Brooklyn-Queens Diocese Plaque.   TMLA is home to these champions: Fiona Maloney – 2018 Brooklyn-Queens High Jump; Anaya Laurent  runner-up in the Brooklyn-Queens triple jump event. At Intersectional City Championship on Saturday, May 26 Anaya Laurent- 2nd place- Triple Jumpers; [ read more ]