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Broadening Horizons: Students leave for study abroad in Ireland The Saint Mary’s Study Abroad programs are at the heart of experiential learning. Students who study in another country for a year, a semester, or even a few weeks, become immersed in an entirely new culture. They have the opportunity to call a different country home. They learn to...
At their 50-year reunion banquet on June 3, classmates of the late Marjorie A. Neuhoff ’61 celebrated her bequest to Saint Mary’s, the largest in College history. Read press release with extended information and view media coverage. Marjorie A. Neuhoff's 1961 senior photo “Marjorie’s generosity to Saint Mary’s has inspired admiration and fond...
Each year, the Office for Civic and Social Engagement (OCSE) along with the entire Saint Mary’s College campus takes part in the 12 Days of Christmas. A bit different than its musical counterpart, the annual program includes opportunities for students, staff, and faculty to take part in service, social gatherings, and faith-based activities during...
Saint Mary’s students and faculty work together in the classroom or the lab on a daily basis, however, selected professors and students get a unique opportunity to work together over the summer on a research project of their choice. Student Independent Study and Research (SISTAR) awards offer students and faculty a one-of-a-kind opportunity to...
Margaret Hill Endowed Visiting Artist Actress Glenn Close speaks with Kara Quillard '13 and Joy Viceroy '13It’s not every day that a movie, stage, and television icon graces the stage of O’Laughlin Auditorium on Saint Mary’s campus. March 15 was a different story. Actress Glenn Close regaled a sold out audience for “An Evening with Glenn Close”...
School Days: Education Club shares the joy of learning with local students For the Saint Mary’s Education Club, learning is all fun and games. It was last week, anyway, as the club met in the Learning Tree, Saint Mary’s resource center for education students and area teachers, to create games and activities for children at a local primary school....
Saint Mary’s and Homeless Center launch transitional program for residents This semester Saint Mary’s students are teaching communication skill classes to residents at the Center for the Homeless in South Bend. With unemployment still at a historic high, competition in the job market is fierce. The students' goal is to enrich the programs the...
Juniors Maddy Peterek, Hanna Heidkamp, Monica Palicki, Lauren Enayati, Kerry Key, and Megan Price pose for a picture before the All School Formal.The Saint Mary’s College Residence Hall Association (RHA) annually hosts an all-school formal at the beginning of the spring semester. This year, the “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” themed dance took place on...
Audrey Marrah '10 and Carly O'Connor '10Four years of classes, papers, tests, spring breaks, studying abroad, laughing, crying, and sharing culminated in Saint Mary’s 163rd Commencement on Saturday, May 15. The graduating class was made up of 376 women from approximately 250 towns and cities in 32 states, with co-valedictorians from the same...
Physiology and Dance: Bodies in motion Tara Strong '10 rehearses in the dance studio.This weekend Saint Mary’s dance students will perform in the College’s annual Dance Arts program. One body in motion will be aspiring marine biologist Tara Strong. The junior biology major is working toward minors in dance and chemistry. She says her three areas...