Silver Jubilee — 25 years of consecrated life
Sister Salome Nanwar, CSC, who currently teaches at Saint Patrick High School, Khagrachari, Chittagong, Bangladesh, will be honored on July 16, 2017, during a jubilee celebration in the Church of Our Lady of Loretto at Saint Mary’s, Notre Dame, Indiana, for her 25 years of consecrated life as a Sister of the Holy Cross.Sister Salome served in parish ministry at Corpus Christi Parish in Jalchatra, Tangail, Bangladesh, and at Neerala Convent, Kulaura, Moulvibazar District, Bangladesh. For 13 years she has shared her gifts as an educator, serving at Corpus Christi High School, Jalchatra; Agrani High School, Lokhipur, Kulaura; Saint Placid’s High School, Chittagong, Bangladesh; and at Saint Patrick High School, Khagrachari, where she ministers currently.
Sister Salome was born in Burmacherra, Moulvibazar. She attended Jnanodaya Dharmaram College in Bangalore, Karnataka, India, and Saint Mary’s College, Shillong, Meghalaya, India. She earned her bachelor’s degree in education from Govt. Teachers’ Training College, Dhaka, Bangladesh, and her Master of Education from Bangladesh Open University, Chittagong. Sister Salome made her initial profession of vows on December 4, 1992, and her perpetual profession on September 26, 1998.