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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...
Join the Revolution: Student Diversity Board sponsors annual Hunger Banquet, and other inspiring events Student Diversity Board members at the 2008 BonfireThe Student Diversity Board (SDB) has declared a theme for the 2008-09 school year: revolution. The Board aims to rally students “to increase diversity awareness on the Saint Mary's Campus and...
It's a Musical Life: Saint Mary's singing groups provide instruction and a home for music-lovers  Members of Bellacappella, Saint Mary's a cappella singersSophomore Lauren Theiss knows why Saint Mary’s is a great place for music-lovers. Not only does the College boast a dynamic and nationally accredited music program, but campus is rife with...
The Office for Civic and Social Engagement (OCSE) will host its annual service banquet this week where it will honor six exemplary student volunteers with awards. Five of the awards are named for Sisters of the Holy Cross. The Sisters founded Saint Mary's College in 1844 and the awards are a tribute to the founders' mission—to help where help is...
The Class of 2014 quickly settled into their residence halls and classes this week at one of the top 100 “Best National Liberal Arts Colleges,” according to the U.S.News & World Report 2011 College Guide. Saint Mary's College ranks 93 out of the 250 schools on the list, which will be published in the September issue of U.S.News & World...
Mallory Price '10 (second from right) with Hope Ministries ClientsResidents of Hope Ministries recently visited Saint Mary’s to present their touching and enlightening book about their lives and experiences of being homeless here in South Bend. Voices of Hope: Homelessness in South Bend is a compilation of their memoirs, poems, reflections, and...
Members of the Class of 2011 were welcomed into the Saint Mary’s College Alumnae Association on May 16 at the annual Alumnae-Senior Champagne Brunch. The event celebrated the seniors’ new bond with Saint Mary’s as alumnae instead of students. Seniors raise their glasses in a toast during the annual Alumnae-Senior Champagne Brunch on May 16 in the...
Six Saint Mary’s students who completed the dual degree engineering program with the University of Notre Dame helped make Notre Dame history on graduation day, May 22, 2011. They were part of the largest group of women engineers, seventy-four in total, to ever graduate from Notre Dame. In all, 268 men and women received engineering degrees from...