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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

Students celebrate National Chemistry Week during Saint Mary’s Chemistry Nights

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 3:08pm
WINONA, Minn. — Many area high school juniors and seniors will perform hands-on chemistry projects during upcoming Chemistry Nights at Saint Mary’s University, which will run 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 22 and 29. Chemistry Night, sponsored by the Saint Mary’s Department of Chemistry and the La Crosse-Winona local section of the American Chemical [&hellip

Saint Mary’s invites community to submit ‘to-do’ lists for ‘Make a Difference Day’

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:33pm
WINONA, Minn. — In recognition of national “Make a Difference Day,” Saint Mary’s University’s Volunteer Mentors group is inviting Winona residents and nonprofit agencies to submit requests for service. The university hopes to get as many students as possible out into the community between 1 and 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25. Students are willing [&hellip

Lyle Koski receives excellence in teaching award

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 4:57pm
Brother Julius Winkler ’36, FSC, was well known for decades at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota for his teaching excellence and for being a superb model of Lasallian values. Now, dedicated in his memory, the Brother Julius Winkler Faculty Recognition Award is awarded annually to teachers at Saint Mary’s who exemplify the late Brother’s qualities [&hellip

Saint Mary’s celebrates 20 years of Stefannié Valéncia Kierlin Theatre Program in London

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:03pm
Theatre program believed to be only one of its kind in nation WINONA, Minn. — Saint Mary’s students in London have said “Cheerio” to their families and are settling into their homey flats, taking jaunts on the Tube, and having a smashing good time. This fall marks the 20th anniversary of Saint Mary’s London theatre [&hellip

Alumnus attorney turned epidemiologist works for clean water worldwide

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 1:15pm
Quality water access—something that many take for granted—is still a major roadblock for much of the developing world. Respected researcher and world traveler Thomas Clasen ’78, Ph.D., is determined to do his part to help improve sanitation conditions in areas of need. Arriving on the Twin Cities Campus of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota from [&hellip

Activities scheduled for Family Weekend on the Winona campus

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:48am
There will be a variety of fun and entertaining activities available on the Winona campus for students and their families during Family Weekend, October 3 – 5. Some highlights include: Friday, October 3 Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo One – 6 p.m.,  in Figliulo Recital Hall. Under the direction of A. Eric Heukeshoven. From familiar [&hellip

Saint Mary’s celebrates Lasallian Week of Peace on the Winona campus

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 10:25am
Join in on this annual week of engaging and informative events on the Winona campus. The theme of this year’s Lasallian Week of Peace is “Responsibility, Rehabilitation and Restoration: Crime and Criminal Justice.“ Events during the week are open to the Saint Mary’s community. CAPTION: Students at the Dine with the Devine 2013 event. Monday, Sept. 29 [&hellip