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EPISODE#9
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUEST IS RUSS SMITH

On this episode, host Dr. Erin Barisano welcomes Russ Smith to the studio. Russ is the director of the Parochial Athletic League for the Diocese of Orange.

Russ shares all about what’s going on with our young people in Catholic schools and their athletic endeavors. These days, we need to be all the more intentional about encouraging them to take a break from the electronic devices and get

outside to the great outdoors!

 

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Originally broadcast on 12/7/19

EPISODE#8
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUESTS ARE PAM HURWITZ AND JYLLIAN RHODES

On this episode, host Dr. Erin Barisano welcomes the mother-daughter duo of Pam Hurwitz and Jyllian Rhodes to the program.

After speaking to families throughout the Diocese of Orange, these longtime youth ministers have found that Catholic women greatly need spiritual nurturing. The duo speaks individually and together to groups small and large throughout Southern California and beyond at back-to-school nights, parish meetings, and in family homes. They also offer a small selection of inspirational resources for parents and families. To learn more, visit their website, faithandfamilycollective.com.

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Originally broadcast on 11/16/19

EPISODE#7
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUEST IS MIKE SCHABERT

On this episode, host Dr. Erin Barisano welcomes Mike Schabert to the program.

Mike is the Associate Superintendent of Marketing and Enrollment in the Department of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Orange.

Listen as he shares his story and vision for the future of Catholic education for our boys and girls.

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Originally broadcast on 10/26/19

EPISODE#6
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUEST IS DR. DENISE VALADEZ

On this episode, host Dr. Erin Barisano welcomes Dr. Denise Valadez to the program.

Denise is the Associate Superintendent of Curriculum, Accreditation and Spirituality in the Department of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Orange.

Listen as she shares her story and vision for the future of Catholic education for our boys and girls.

 

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 10/12/19

EPISODE#5
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUEST IS DEBBIE LOUGHRAN OF THE ORANGE CATHOLIC FOUNDATION

On this episode, host Dr. Erin Barisano welcomes one of the newest employees for the Diocese of Orange, Debbie Loughran. Her title is a long one, it’s ‘Associate Superintendent of Development for Catholic Schools.’

Together they talk about her unique background, and the full plate of experience she brings in her new role!

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 5/25/19

EPISODE#4
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUEST IS KATHY McGUIRE, PRINCIPAL AT CHRIST CATHEDRAL ACADEMY

On this episode, host Dr. Erin Barisano welcomes Kathy McGuire to our radio studios in the Tower of Hope. Kathy is the principal of Christ Cathedral Academy; and, she shares about how the campus and the students continue to grow and thrive in amazing ways!

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 5/4/19

EPISODE#3
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUESTS ARE FR. STEVE SALLOT AND JULIE TIPTON

Today’s important topic focuses on the ‘pastor-principal relationship;’ and, our guests do a splendid job in explaining how this all works.

Let us welcome Fr. Steve Sallot (pastor) and Julie Tipton (principal) of Our Lady Queen of Angels Parish in Newport Beach!

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 4/6/19

EPISODE#2
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUEST IS SR. THERESA LYNCH OF ST. ANNE’S SCHOOL IN SANTA ANA

In this very special second episode of “Catholic School Connection” with Dr. Erin Barisano, we welcome Sr. Theresa Lynch of St. Anne’s School in Santa Ana.

As principal of St. Anne’s, Sr. Theresa speaks on the importance of music in schools today.

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Originally broadcast on 3/23/19

 

EPISODE#1
CATHOLIC SCHOOL CONNECTION: GUESTS ARE SR. JOHNELLEN TURNER AND MIKE BRENNAN

This podcast is the inaugural edition of “Catholic School Connection” with Dr. Erin Barisano! Dr. Erin is the Superintendent of Schools for the Diocese of Orange.

 

Her guests today are principals of schools based in Anaheim: Sr. Johnellen Turner of St. Catherine’s Academy; and, Mike Brennan of Servite High School.

 

 

 

 

Originally broadcast on 3/9/19