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Graduate looks forward to helping others in China

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 5:31pm
As Brother William Mann, FSC, President of Saint Mary’s University encouraged the 270 Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs graduates who commenced on Sunday, Oct. 12, “go out and make the world better,” Sister Mary Mao M’14 sat among her fellow graduates and nodded in agreement. Sister Mary’s been working toward that purpose for five [&hellip

Study abroad experience leads to graduate school in Australia

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 9:44am
Ever since Shauna Stephens ’14 adopted her first baby toad, she was predestined for a career in biology. Now a graduate student in Australia, she is more apt to study the native environment of koalas or track the seasonal migration of wallabies. The Norwood, Minn., native said, “As a kid I was always curious as [&hellip

Nobel Peace Prize winner featured on Under-Told Stories Project

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 4:44pm
The Under-Told Stories Project at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota regularly rubs elbows with world leaders and agents of change. Most recently, a Nobel Peace Prize winner. Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights activist who was featured on the Under-Told Stories Project in July 2013, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday. Fred de [&hellip

Saint Mary’s to host Career Fair, prep workshops

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 8:00am
The first Saint Mary’s University career fair will be held 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, in the Toner Student Center. All students and alumni of Saint Mary’s are invited to check out local and regional businesses and organizations, network with potential employers and find out what they are looking for in potential interns [&hellip

Public invited to Saint Mary’s panel discussion about elections

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 4:41pm
WINONA, Minn. — The public is invited to a panel discussion about the importance of elections and how the election process works on Tuesday, Oct. 21. The event is scheduled for 5 p.m. in Salvi Lecture Hall, located on the third floor of Saint Mary’s Hall. Panel members include Jeff Narabrook, voter outreach director for [&hellip

Saint Mary’s Page Series hosts Creole Choir of Cuba Oct. 23

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 4:39pm
WINONA, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University’s Page Series will host an evening of vibrant dances, spectacular harmonies, and colorful rhythms of the Caribbean Thursday, Oct. 23, as the Creole Choir of Cuba takes the stage. Experience the heart and soul of Cuba through irresistible melodies, poetic lyrics and impassioned vocal and percussive performance. With influences [&hellip

Halloween Fun Night is Oct. 27 at Saint Mary’s

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 8:00am
Elementary and preschool children from the Winona area are invited to attend the 14th annual Saint Mary’s, Halloween Fun Night from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27. Participants should stop at the guard booth at the main entrance of the Winona campus for directions on where to park. Young trick-or-treaters should start out the [&hellip

Get set to scream at annual Walk of Horror

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 8:00am
This year’s Saint Mary’s University Walk of Horror is again guaranteed to give you goosebumps. New scares are planned around every corner. The 18th annual hair-raising fundraiser for the Saint Mary’s Cardinal fastpitch softball team will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 24-25 and 30-31 in the campus bluffs. Walkers are asked to [&hellip

Adult learners to commence on October 12

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:39am
MINNEAPOLIS — More than 270 students will graduate from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota and its Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs on Sunday, Oct. 12 during Commencement Convocation. Three separate ceremonies will be held, at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m., on the university’s Twin Cities Campus. The ceremonies, in the Saint Mary’s [&hellip

Saint Mary’s to host first career fair, prep workshops

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:43am
The first Saint Mary’s University career fair will be held 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, in the Toner Student Center on the Winona campus. All students and alumni of Saint Mary’s are invited to check out local and regional businesses and organizations, network with potential employers and find out what they are looking [&hellip

Rouault’s ‘Seeing Christ in the Darkness’ is next Saint Mary’s show Oct. 16-Nov. 16

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 9:37am
WINONA, Minn. — “Seeing Christ in the Darkness,” a collection of the world-class prints of one of the most important printmakers of the 20th century, Georges Rouault, will be on display Oct. 16 through Nov. 16 at Saint Mary’s University. Rouault (1871-1958) was a lifelong Roman Catholic, but the Church resisted the darkness of his [&hellip

PR/Business Club visits alumni at MPR, Shop HQ

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:00am
Saint Mary’s alumni hosted members of the Public Relations/Business Club Sept. 25 at ShopHQ and Minnesota Public Radio. Katelyn Branstrom ’09, Erin Donnelly ’05, and Adam Beck ’07 gave a tour of ShopHQ’s studios ​and offices, and offered students insights to their jobs and career advice. Lindsay Dickson ’08 and Matt Perkins ’06 gave students [&hellip