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It's almost that time of year again. Even though most Saint Mary's College students are nearly finished with midterms and heading out on spring break, room selections for the 2011-2012 academic year are quickly approaching. Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors are thinking about where and with whom they want to live next year. Room selection can...
The Student Academic Council (SAC) annually hosts an event called "Women Honoring Women". It is an opportunity for current students to help pay tribute to women of the campus community who are integral to the mission of the College. "The event is simply a way for students to recognize the hard-working and inspirational women that surround them...
On Saturday, March 5, more than 500 students from Saint Mary's College, Holy Cross College and the University of Notre Dame packed Angela Athletic Facility to dance in the 12-hour Dance Marathon for Riley Hospital for Children. This year's marathon, which is organized and put on completely by Saint Mary's students, raised $63,200 for Riley...
Hypatia Day, unique to Saint Mary's College, has had a large impact on Michiana seventh graders. This year's Hypatia Day, held on Saturday, February 26 at the College, will undoubtedly be just as influential. Grace McClurkin '11 believes that the day provides a unique experience for the girls who attend. "I think Hypatia Day gives young girls the...
From the Saint Mary’s Campaign Trail Campaigning for the 2011-2010 student body president and vice president began Sunday, February 20, 2011. This year, Saint Mary’s College has three slated running mates. The candidates are Emma Brink ’12 and Liz Busam ’12 ; Nicole Gans ’12 and Jackie Zupancic ’12; and Cassie Palmer ’12 and Maureen Parsons ’13....
This upcoming Friday and Saturday, February 11 and 12, the Saint Mary's College Program in Dance will perform "HappensDance"- DanceArts 2011. The annual performance, which will be held in O’Laughlin Auditorium, is an eclectic concert of dances by Saint Mary’s faculty and guest artists. The concert will feature ballet, modern dance, tap dance, and...
New Exhibit Examines War Through Art & Psychology Many people may think that art and psychology are two very different fields of study. Dorothy E. Schultz ’05 thinks they are one in the same. “I think a lot of artists today are really acting as amateur psychologists conducting social psychological experiments,” said Schultz. “Artists are...
Rev. Robert Barron Presents at 2011 Aquinas Symposium Every year, Saint Mary's College invites a prominent theologian to guest lecture for the Annual Symposium on St. Thomas Aquinas. Students, faculty, and staff sit back and experience a master class on Catholic theology. On January 25, Rev. Robert Barron, Catholic evangelist, theologian, and...
The Heritage Wall in the Student Center is a daily reminder of both the College's history and its mission.Each year, the Saint Mary’s College campus celebrates its Heritage Week. The annual event gives current students a chance to learn more about the history and growth of the College over the past century and a half while demonstrating how strong...
While many people take those deemed as “super fans” for granted, Saint Mary’s sociology professor Carrie Erlin has delved a bit deeper into the subject. A look into Carrie Erlin's office will let anyone know she is a true Chicago Bears fan.A self-described Bears fanatic, Erlin has done research on extreme fans or super fans. Last year she analyzed...