Nicholas Russell
Nicholas Russell

Long Beach, California

Nick, 36, graduated with a bachelor’s from Arizona State University in Tempe and a master’s from California State University Long Beach. He has spent the last 14 years of his life teaching and coaching competitive speech and debate, first as a graduate assistant and then as a program director. A convert to Catholicism, Nick discovered the Jesuits through a Spiritual Exercises program at a local parish. (West Province)














Eastern Point Retreat House
Eastern Point Retreat House, a grand house located on the Atlantic shore in Gloucester, Mass., has been welcoming retreatants since 1958.