Mission/Ministry

Community Donates More than 8,500 Pounds of Food

Over the last two weeks, McQuaid participated in the Great Ignatian Challenge, a friendly food drive competition among nine Jesuit schools. The challenge, now in its fifth year, seeks to raise students’ awareness of hunger and inspire them to take action by working… Read More

Students Volunteer at Intergenerational Fall Clean-Up

On Saturday, November 14, a group of juniors participated in the 10th annual Intergenerational Fall Clean-Up. This one-day event sponsored by the Monroe County Office for the Aging invites youth volunteers from area schools, youth service agencies, college students, and… Read More

McQuaid is Competing in the Great Ignatian Challenge

As Thanksgiving approaches, the McQuaid community is joining in on the Great Ignatian Challenge. The challenge is a friendly food drive competition among nine Jesuit schools. The challenge, now in its fifth year, seeks to raise students’ awareness of hunger… Read More

Students Volunteer on Veterans’ Day

On Veterans’ Day, students spent time volunteering at one of three locations around Rochester: Richards House, Veterans Outreach Center, and Veterans Service Agency. Their tasks ranged from gardening and yard work to filing papers and putting together hygiene bags.

Agape Latte 9.0: “My ‘Spine-Chilling’ 2020”

Sean Mullen, ’02, McQuaid’s director of communications, presented at Agape Latte 9.0. His talk, “My ‘Spine-Chilling’ 2020” detailed his battle with spinal cancer and how he used “signs” from God to persevere along the way. Click here to watch his… Read More

McQuaid Community Donates Hundreds of Pounds of Food

Last week, the McQuaid Jesuit community came together for a food drive to support the House of Mercy, the YWCA, and local families in need. There was an outpouring of generosity from the community that helped collect hundreds of pounds… Read More

Agape Latte – Finding the Diamonds in the Rough

On Friday, February 28, Lisa Soprano, a member of McQuaid science department, spoke at Agape Latte. Students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Wegman Center atrium to hear her talk, “Finding the Diamonds in the Rough.” You can watch her… Read More

Emmaus 87

Members of the Class of 2022 took part in Emmaus 87 at Camp Stella Maris from February 5-7. The Emmaus Retreat is an experience based on the story from the Gospel of Luke where the resurrected Jesus encounters two of… Read More

Kairos 83

Kairos 83 took place at Camp Stella Maris after midterm exams. Based on The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, Kairos is a Greek word that means “God’s time.” The retreat is a four-day, three-night experience where students get to know… Read More