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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...
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...
 This past February six Saint Mary’s students gave up a weekend to compete in the COMAP (the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications) Modeling competition, competing against over 2500 teams from around the world. Divided into two teams, the students participated in the contest that involved solving an open-ended problem. Their...
Erin Heck '08 earned a BS in chemistry from Saint Mary's and a BS in engineering from the University of Notre Dame.Alumna Erin Heck will begin a new chapter in her life this year. She’s a recent graduate of the Dual Degree Program in Engineering, a unique offering from Saint Mary's and the University of Notre Dame. Erin will be heading off to...
The 13th Annual Symposium Every year, Saint Mary’s College hosts the Symposium on St. Thomas Aquinas. Aquinas was a highly influential theologian, and in 1323, he was declared Doctor of the Church by Pope Pius V. The thirteenth annual Symposium will be held in the Student Center tonight, Thursday, January 28 at 7 p.m. For all interested, the event...
Preparing for Christmas: Saint Mary’s celebrates with Lessons and Carols On Sunday students, faculty, staff, and members of the community joined their voices in song for Lessons and Carols, an annual Christmas celebration presented at the Church of Loretto. The program included readings, reflections, songs, and a whole lot of Christmas cheer....