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Finding Your Giving Hour
September 14, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Providing Hope Through Service
August 24, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Train Employees For Excellence
August 10, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Shut Down The Rumor Mill
July 27, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Climbing Out When Stuck In Comfort Zone
July 13, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Entrepreneurship Is in the Water
April 13, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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What Did You Learn Today?
March 23, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Ready to Learn and Teach
March 9, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Protecting Our Children
February 9, 2017
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Resolve to Improve Each Day in 2017
December 22, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Retire, Then Reinvent Yourself
December 8, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Overcome A ‘Culture Of Complaint’
November 24, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Bodine School Helping Dyslexic Students
September 8, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Give Anger the Silent Treatment
August 25, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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How to ‘Fix’ Frustrating Relationships
August 11, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Strengthen the Human Chain
July 28, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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From Exhaustion to Endurance
June 23, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Leaving Footsteps For Others
June 9, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Love for the Perfectly Imperfect
May 26, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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A Graduation Speech to Inspire
May 12, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Leaders Say No at Times
April 28, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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How the BBB Fights Scams & Fosters Trust
March 24, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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A ‘Blue Streak’ Of Kindness
March 10, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Creating A Culture Of Urgency
February 25, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Focus On Qualities When Hiring Leaders
February 11, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Father Don’s Legacy: Planting Seeds of Hope
January 20, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Incarcerated Youth Offer Solutions, Hope
January 6, 2016
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Memphis Lessons That Follow You Home
December 16, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Firefighter’s Widow Works Tirelessly to End Drunk Driving
November 2, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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JIFF Is Making a Difference in Memphis
October 19, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Memphis Catholic Puts Education To Work
September 21, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Ed Wallin Spends Lifetime Helping Traumatized Vets
September 7, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Today’s Schools Need to Operate Like Independent Businesses
August 17, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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‘Famous Last Words’ for a Business
August 3, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Setting the Standard: Social Entrepreneurs With Heart
July 20, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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It’s a Great Day Here at FedEx Family House
July 6, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Swimming, Snow Cones and Entrepreneurship
June 15, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Getting Social: What Method is Best for You?
June 1, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Still Finding Joy After 75 Years
May 18, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Put Laughter in the Workplace
May 4, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Addressing the Needs of Memphis’ Aging Population
April 20, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Bike Fest Leaders Rally for Positive Change
April 6, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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New Memphis Website Helps Guide Parents in School Selection
March 16, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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The Big, Red Heart of Memphis
March 2, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Discernment: The Hallmark of Great Leaders
February 16, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Saluting One of the Greatest
February 2, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Dr Mary McDonald
Interviewed by Steve Highsmith
21 January 2015
PHL17 - In Focus
Part I
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Dr Mary McDonald
Interviewed by Steve Highsmith
21 January 2015
PHL17 - In Focus
Part II
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Bringing Out the Best in Others
January 19, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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The Long Road to ‘Overnight Success’
January 5, 2015
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Positive Influence Has Ripple Effect
December 1, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Resilience Gives Us Ability to Endure
November 17, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Take Time to Connect and Share
October 6, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Finding Ways to Promote Workplace Engagement
November 3, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Ghost Dancing for the Past
October 20, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Take Time to Connect and Share
October 6, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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People on the Move
September 22, 2014
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Ritualizing Your Parenthood
September 22, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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10 Secrets to Easy Business Marketing
August 10, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal
Guest column: Making the right choices for education
August 17, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Examining the Penalty of Leadership
August 11, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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New Life for Old Malls
July 28, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Communicate Effectively With Your Audience
July 14, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Pledging Our Allegiance
June 30, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Good Medicine for the Soul
June 16, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Life's Many Graduations
June 2, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Le Bonheur 101 Proof That Life Lessons Abound
May 15, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Keep Hope Alive for Next Generation
April 7, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Tips for the Entrepreneur
March 24, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Unlocking Doors to Education
March 10, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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A Failure to Communicate
February 24, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Giving Meaning to Tragedies
February 10, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Forgiveness Lessons From the Heart
Januar 27, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Move Past Fighting for the Kids’ Sake
Januar 13, 2014
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Inspiration through Education
by Dr. Mary McDonald
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Embrace Potential in 2014

December 30, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Lucchesi a True Memphis Legend

December 16, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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St. Thomas University Humanitarian of the Year Award

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Education that Works is Win-Win Idea

November 18, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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‘Pastor Larry’ Inspires at Sober House

November 6, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Leadership Memphis Boosting School Success

October 21, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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TigerLIFE Leads to Better Lives

October 7, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Let’s Start Fixing City’s Broken Windows

September 23, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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The Valley Catholic The Valley Catholic
Catholic educator addresses opening school convocation
September 10, 2013, By Roberta Ward
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Focus on Character
September 9, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Entrepreneurial Spirit Alive in Memphis
August 26, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Memphis Seems Headed for ‘Most Improved’ List
August 12, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Urban Child Institute Devoted to Helping Memphis Kids
July 30, 2013, By Dr. Mary C. McDonald
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Memphis Business Journal Memphis Business Journal
Second class of MBJ’s 25 Super Women selected
Jul 5, 2013
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National Catholic Register National Catholic Register
Philly Catholic Schools Get the ‘Miracle of Memphis'
February 1st, 2013, by Peter Jesserer
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Editorial: Imitating Memphis' Jubilee Schools, Philadelphia donors see value in rejuvenating inner-city Catholic schools
January 24, 2013
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Philadelphia borrows Memphis model to save 16 Catholic schools
January 21, 2013, by Jane Roberts
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Memphis Daily News Memphis Daily News
McDonald’s Message
Former Catholic Diocese superintendent takes education consulting nationwide

October 01, 2012, by Bill Dries
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catholic herald CatholicHerald.com
Opening Mass kicks off school year
Teachers challenged to bring Christ to others

August 21, 2012, by Gretchen R. Crowe
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courier-journal.com The Courier-Journal
Catholic teachers mark new school year at St. Margaret Mary Parish
A call to be the arms of God
August 10, 2012, by Keiara Carr
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
First students of reopened inner-city Catholic schools graduating, heading to college
May 19, 2012, by David Waters
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News Channel 3 News Channel 3
Dr. Mary McDonald
May 8, 2012, by Nancy B. Allen
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Editorial: A job well done
May 7, 2012
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Mary McDonald to resign from Memphis Catholic schools
Superintendent's 14-year tenure 'extraordinary'

May 3, 2012, by David Waters
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chicago tribune Chicago Tribune News
Dr. Mary McDonald to step down as superintendent of Memphis Catholic schools
May 3, 2012, by David Waters
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Catholic Schools leader continues pen ceremony
April 15, 2012, by Michel Allen
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Memphis Daily News Memphis Daily News
Reading, Writing, Rebirth
July 4, 2011, by Aisling Maki
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Faith Matters: Miraculous comeback cause for jubilation
Revived inner-city Catholic schools bring hope
April 23, 2011, by David Waters
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Guest Commentary: Religious education lifts spirit of students
April 23, 2011, by Mary C. McDonald
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Inner-City Miracle 'safe and learning'
April 24, 2011, by David Waters
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Catholic schools head Mary McDonald invests in human capital
February 16, 2011, by James Dowd
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Catholic Digest Catholic Digest
Do Catholic Schools have a future?
May 2009, by Kerry Weber
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NLRCM National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management
2008 Best Practices Award
June 26, 2008
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Dr. Mary McDonald, a longtime leader in local Catholic schools, loves people
June 1, 2008, by Fredric Koeppel
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Who will save America's urban catholic schools? Thomas B. Fordham Institute
Who Will Save America's Urban Catholic Schools?
April 2008
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The Commercial Appeal The Commercial Appeal, Memphis
Bush lauds catholic schools initiative in Memphis
April 25, 2008, by Bartholomew Sullivan
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Education Next Education next. A Journal of Opinion and Research
Mission Impossible? Catholic schools face challenging times
Spring 2007, by Peter Meyer
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The New York Times The New York Times
Now, Catholic Educators Must Also Be Fund-Raisers
March 2, 2005, by Samuel G. Freedman
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