History & Traditions


Traditions connect us to the past, imbue our present with a sense of community and light a path for the future. These stories offer insight about leaders who have made an impact in our history, significant events and special places on campus. 

parlor room with flowers and chairs

The Bishop’s Parlor is a grand double roomjust inside the main building of The Summit. It was so named because it was the location where the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur would greet visiting clergy, including multiple bishops.

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Tradition of Excellence Across the Years