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Sister Olive Louise Dallavis, president emerita of Avila, dies at 95

When Avila University is mentioned, more often than not, so is Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet Olive Louise Dallavis, president of the south Kansas City university for 25 years.

Avila celebrates a century of Catholic education

A two-year college for women was founded at St. Teresa’s Academy in 1916,

Steer Dinner raises scholarship funds to help Avila students

Thirty eight years ago, Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet Olive Louise Dallavis, then-president of Avila, received an unexpected 4-legged gift from some area businessmen.

Sunday
August 18, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph