Student Council Members Installed

Sophomore, junior and senior members of the 2017-18 Villa Maria Student Council were installed in a ceremony on Tuesday, September 12. Executive Council member Caroline Corr addressed the student body, asking each class to choose a cause in which they can effect change over the coming school year. Ryan O’Rourke administered the pledge to the other members of the Council. Each member of the council was called by name to receive her pin. Guest speaker Katie Hewes Bailer  ’97. Bailer spoke to the girls about leadership, calling leadership “a personal vision for each individual” that was not confined to being at the top of your field. Bailer said the best leaders she has known know who they are. She urged the girls to learn “who you are to your core…what is your mission.”