To update your email or home address, learn more about alumni events and activities, submit alumni news, or submit information for Focus, contact Henry Chandler via email at, call the office at 574-234-2904 ext. 547, or via mail at 453 N. Notre Dame Avenue, South Bend, Indiana 46617.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ 

Class of 1985
Brian Harding has been named interim Executive Director of the History Museum in South Bend. He has 30 years of experience in leadership positions for both not-for-profit and for-profit organizations and has served several terms as a History Museum trustee. 

Class of 2000
James Mueller began his term as Mayor of South Bend on January 1, 2020.

Class of 2002
Adam Gill has been named a commercial loan officer by Notre Dame Federal Credit Union. He earned a Bachelor's degree in accounting from Anderson University and has an extensive background in banking and financial analysis.

Class of 2010
Emily Schmid Mentock published a reflection entitled "Social Distancing and the Invitation to Spiritual Closeness" in  the Unleash the Gospel newsletter of the Archdiocese of Detroit. Click on the link below to access her reflection.

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Alumni Memorial Mass
The next Alumni memorial Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 5 p.m. in the Chapel of Saint Joseph at the school.  Saint Joe alumni who have passed away since the November, 2019 Mass will be especially remembered. If you plan to attend, please park in the Notre Dame Avenue lot and enter Door A. ​​​​​​​

Happy 103rd  Birthday
Brother Wilbert Leveling, C.S.C. who served at Saint Joe from 1953-1969 celebrated his 103rd birthday on February 12, 2020.  Happy Birthday, Brother, and thank you for your devoted service to Saint Joe.

Request from A Former Faculty Member
Brother Leo Legendre, C.S.C. is trying to locate color photos of the murals on the walls of his classroom in the former school at 1441 N. Michigan Street. The murals depicted scenes and persons in American history and were painted by a talented Saint Joe artist.  Brother Leo would also like to hear from any of his former students and discover what they have been doing since leaving Saint Joe.  Please contact Brother Leo at the address below if you are able to access such photos. Brother Leo Legendre, C.S.C. | 495 Maple Lane | Valatie, New York 12184 | Phone:  518-784-9481, ext. 246

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Missing Yearbooks
The Alumni Office needs yearbooks for 1977 and 1978 to add to its collection.  If you have yearbooks for those years and would be willing to donate them to the Alumni Office, please contact Alumni Coordinator Henry Chandler at 574-234-2904, ext. 547 or via e-mail at

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Yearbooks for Sale
The Alumni Office has yearbooks for numerous classes for sale for only $5 each.  Please contact Henry Chandler, Alumni Coordinator, if you are interested in purchasing one or more.  His contact information is: 574-234-2904, ext. 547 or via e-mail at