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Allison Beyer ‘07, Reflection for Post-Graduate Service Blessing and Sending Ceremony We are gathered here today to recognize and bless women of mission, all of the same spirit. Like you graduates, at this time four years ago I was preparing for graduation and to begin a year of service with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps, teaching in Omak, Washington...
President Carol Ann Mooney Multiethnic Commencement Celebration 2011 Welcome May 8, 2011   Thank you for inviting me to attend the fourth annual Multi- Ethnic Commencement Celebration. I am delighted to be here with you tonight. When I wrote the Strategic Plan for Saint Mary’s College in 2007, you were seniors in high school. During your...
Donna Christensen '66U.S. Virgin Islands Delegate to Congress Multi-Ethnic Commencement Celebration AddressSaint Mary’s CollegeMay 8, 2011   Good evening everyone! What a pleasure it is for me to be back here on the idyllic Saint Mary’s campus. Thank you students and administrators for inviting me and particularly for inviting me to this very...
“Pomp and Circumstance” played, loved ones cheered, and a joyous procession of top graduates marched through campus to O’Laughlin Auditorium on May 8 for Honors Convocation. The procession of honors graduates and faculty heads toO'Laughlin Auditorium for Honors Convocation on May 8. College departments recognized outstanding seniors with a total...
Hairy Barbie, Steroids Barbie, Barbie Behind Bars. At the hands of Saint Mary’s students, the Mattel icon was spray-painted, injected, pasted with body hair, and dressed poorly, among other indignities. Then she was shockingly displayed. The Barbie modification exhibit of about 100 dolls was the highlight of the third annual Bold Beauty Conference...
Eilis Wasserman '12 has a lot to show for her work spent on Bellezine, the Saint Mary's College student-run magazine, published twice a year. She and co-editor and fellow communication studies major Brittany VanSnepson '12 are about to put out the spring issue. Wasserman, who is also working on minors in English writing and American history,...
The signs and sounds of spring have arrived in South Bend. Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, and Bellacappella is preparing for their annual spring concert this Friday, April 15. Founded five years ago by Erin Anhut '07 and Bridget Spore '08, the Saint Mary's student-run and organized a cappella group continues to thrive today....
More than 50 Saint Mary's College students and members of the South Bend community braved the wind and gloomy weather to support those who are less fortunate. On April 3, the College's Office For Civic and Social Engagement (OCSE) put on the "Yes, We Can!" Walk. In its third year, walkers raised money and collected cans of food for the food pantry...
A class clad in purple competes at Midnight Madness as classmates cheer them on.Throughout much of the first decade of the 2000s, a mainstay on campus was the annual event of Midnight Madness. Traditionally held after spring break, Midnight Madness brought together the student population to take part in friendly competition while encouraging...
While members of the Saint Mary's College community are traveling all around the country and world during this year's spring break, the second week of March 2011 is not the only time and way for students and various community members to get away from the daily grind. Throughout the academic year, the Campus Ministry Office organizes and hosts...