Saint Mary's College Headlines

Cavalier Portia Prebys: Rome Program Director Receives Knighthood The Saint Mary’s community is well aware of the dedication that Portia Prebys has to the Rome Program. Now the Republic of Italy also knows, as Prebys was recently knighted by President Giorgio Napolitano. Prebys received the title of Cavalier of the Order of Merit of the Italian...
Winning Season Underway: Belles basketball team realizes success on and off the court The 2009-10 Belles Basketball squadWith one of their best seasons in program history, this year’s basketball team is combining talent and team chemistry to succeed in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA). Their current record is 10-5 overall....
Giving Back: Making a Difference for Honduran Orphans Service and leadership have always been a part of Tricia Daly’s ‘10 life, giving her the inspiration to found a branch of Friends of the Orphans (FOTO) for the Saint Mary’s College and University of Notre Dame communities with her brother Michael (ND ’11). For years Tricia, Michael, and their...
Trot for Tots: 5K run helps kids in need Several events throughout the academicyear raise funds for kids treated at Riley Hospital for Children. Last week students ran, galloped, walked, or trotted across the finish line Riley Hospital for Children. They hosted the second annual Trot for Tots 5K run and walk to collect funds for Riley. The event,...
Flying Feet: Cross Country squad sends shoes around the world Megan McClowry '10 spent her summer in Uganda. This season the Belles Cross Country team has banded together to serve the people of Uganda. The team hosted its second annual Alumnae Race last Saturday, a 5K that included students and alumnae. Part of the event involved the team’s...
Work Hard, Play Hard: Belles soccer season is underway The Belles soccer season gets underway Wednesday with a home opener against the neighboring Holy Cross Saints. Seven first-year players and 15 returning players have been hard at work since mid-August, planning their victory. They’re looking forward to a winning season. Team co-captain and...
On the Green: The Saint Mary's Golf Team plays Nationals Emily Gore '11Last week may have been Saint Mary's Commencement, but the Saint Mary's Golf Team had their own milestones to achieve. They headed to the NCAA Division III Golf Championships in Port St. Lucie, Fla. It was a trip that sophomore Emily Gore calls “the experience...
Team Spirit: Belles past and present hit the field for alumnae soccer game Soccer season may be over, but that doesn’t stop our Belles from playing. This weekend the soccer team will take the field with some former teammates as alumnae return to the College Saturday for the Alumnae Soccer Game. Coach Ryan Crabbe, who is finishing up his first...
Athletics and Academics: An interview with Belles forward Erin Newsom ‘09 Erin Newsom ‘09Position: ForwardMajor: Social WorkHometown: South Bend, IndianaThis year the Belles basketball squad made it to the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) tournament championship game for the first time. That’s a major accomplishment for the...