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Each year, the Saint Mary's College Office of Student Involvement and the Sophomore Class Board hosts Sophomore Parents Weekend. The weekend event was held February 11-13 this year. Approximately 300 sophomores and parents were formally registered for the event while several other families were in town to spend time together at their daughters'...
Although Saint Mary’s students are on break until January 17, the Science Hall is busy with activity this week. Chemistry professor Toni Barstis is conducting labs with 10th grade students from Trinity School at Greenlawn in South Bend, IN. Some Trinity School at Greenlawn students perform an experiment on pretzels.Traditionally, at the beginning...
Each Fall, the Senior Class Board and the Office of Student Involvement collaborate to host Senior Dads Weekend. It is a weekend that traditionally gives fathers the chance to see how much their daughters have grown in the environment that has been their home away from home for the past few years. It also allows for some strong father-daughter...
Caryn Garton '14, left, was one of seven Saint Mary's College students who attended a master acting class with actress Sigourney Weaver on Monday. As actress Sigourney Weaver walked into the Regina Hall theatre studio on the morning of September 26, 2011, the students, alumnae, and faculty in the room could feel the energy surrounding her. She was...
Holly Dorson-King '12 and Olivia Killian '12 organized Sunday's Belles for Boobies 5K run/walk. The race benefits breast cancer research and support. The Saint Mary’s College Healthy Mind, Healthy Body Club will host its inaugural Belles for Boobies 5K walk/run to benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation, an organization dedicated to...
Educator and victimologist Tena Dellaca-Hedrick will speak about her work with the Fort Wayne Sexual Assault Treatment Center on Tuesday, October 4 at 7 p.m. in Vander Vennet Theatre, Student Center. The free program is open to the public. The Saint Mary’s College Belles Against Violence Office (BAVO) is sponsoring her visit for the second year in...
Saint Mary’s College will host its first ever on-campus readings of banned books in celebration of Banned Books Week from September 26 to 30. The readings will take place in the Mother Pauline Room on the second floor of the Cushwa-Leighton Library at the College from 12:15-1:00 p.m. The public is invited. Each afternoon, four readers will share...
Saint Mary’s College has moved up in rankings by U.S.News & World Report in its top 100 “Best National Liberal Arts Colleges.” Saint Mary’s is listed at 90 this year, up from 93 in 2011. It is the fifth consecutive year the College has been included on the prestigious list. The rankings fall in line with a goal College President Carol Ann...
Learn about courageous participants of the Underground Railroad and the abolition of slavery during a weekend trip to Cincinnati on October 14–16. Students, faculty, staff, and the general public are invited to join the Catalyst Experience Weekend, sponsored by the College’s Center for Women’s Intercultural Leadership (CWIL) and the Center for...
Music Chair Laurel Thomas A year ago, music Chair Laurel Thomas was sitting in a meeting with members of the Saint Mary’s College departments of music, theatre, dance, art, and special events to plan the 2011 fall schedule for the Little Theatre in the Moreau Center for the Arts. “We were concentrating so hard to make sure we all had venues for...