Rebecca Vodola

Rebecca Vodola

Student Blogger


Rebecca Vodola is a senior English major with a writing concentration from southwestern Connecticut. The second of five girls, Rebecca enjoys hiking (especially on the Appalachian Trail), hanging out with her household sisters in Totus Tuus Maria, reading, and carrying on her family’s Italian traditions. She has accepted a position as a copywriter with the Dynamic Catholic Institute starting just after graduation.

Vodola: Relearning the Power of Prayer

A few days after my eleventh birthday, I was admitted to the hospital with a ruptured appendix. It felt like someone had spilled boiling soup all over my insides, and it landed me in the pediatric ward for more than three weeks.