Kaitlin McKinney

Waking up early for authentic Italian mass and getting my cheeks full of kisses by nuns was only part of the best experiences in Urbino. Cappuccinos, gelato, and wine with great friends and great professors were definitely some of the best experiences of my life and I’m happy that I’m leaving with professional journalistic skills gained through the help of experienced and talented professors.

Stories by Kaitlin McKinney

  • An irrevocable vow binds the women who choose this order of marriage, the marriage to God. Describing her first profession of vows as a nun brings a smile to Sister Antida Tavon as she recalls her engagement with her heavenly spouse 53 years ago. Her face and glasses are tightly framed by a white habit, with only a small hint of silver and gray hair showing near her widow’s peak.

    Sisters of the Vow

    By Kaitlin McKinney
    An irrevocable vow binds the women who choose this order of marriage, the marriage to God. Describing her first profession of vows as a nun brings a smile to Sister Antida Tavon as she recalls her engagement with her heavenly spouse 53 years ago. Her face and glasses are tightly framed by a white habit, with only a small hint of silver and gray hair showing near her widow’s peak.

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