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Read More August 26, 2020 Continuing the Fight For Women's Equality Since 1973, August 26 has been celebrated as International Women’s Equality Day. Established by Congress, this day honors the achievements of the 19th amendment, which in 1920 gave women the right to vote. As we mark the 100th anniversary, we also recognize that it is not exactly the landmark achievement many people today grew up believing. Read More August 19, 2020 A Letter from the President In a letter to the students of Saint Mary's College, President Katie Conboy urges students to stay on campus. "Let me be clear. Our precious time together on campus is at risk," she writes. "Right now, while we have only three positive cases among the Saint Mary’s College community, we are growing concerned. The trends on other campuses — high infection numbers that are largely due to off-campus activities — are undermining our own campus precautions. We are alarmed by what we are seeing, and it has us on high alert." Read More August 16, 2020 Personal Choices Can Impact Entire Population Interim VP of Student Affairs Gloria Roldán Jenkins outlines how daily behavior impacts our environment. Read More July 30, 2020 Fall Sports Postponed Following MIAA Decision The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) announced the postponement of conference competition for fall sports for the 2020-21 academic year on July 30 due to the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. The decision was made by the MIAA Presidents' Council on Wednesday evening. Read More July 28, 2020 July 28, 2020 Dear Saint Mary’s Community, When I ended my letter to you last month, I was feeling the heady rush of the Le Mans start: I compared launching my first week as President of Saint Mary’s with revving up for that classic endurance race involving high-powered automobiles. But at the end of my message, I promised that while I would continue to move quickly to get up to speed (as it were), I would also slow down and balance important decisions and actions with research and reflection on the unique character of this College. Read More July 24, 2020 Campus Improvements Welcome Students Back Saint Mary’s prepares for students’ return to campus with dozens of improvements as the fall semester is set to begin. Read More July 23, 2020 Providing Counsel to a Virtual Audience A Saint Mary’s alumna leans on her faith during coronavirus. Read More July 15, 2020 Move-in Details for the Fall Semester Information on Student Life is Outlined for Fall 2020 Read More July 10, 2020 Classrooms, Study, and Grading for Fall 2020 Provost Titilayo Ufomata highlights academic information Read More July 9, 2020 Live Learn Work: Our Fall 2020 Semester President Katie Conboy outlines the first steps for students arriving to campus.