Jan Term Speaker Robert Reich Calls for "Systemic Changes" to Bridge Income Gap
Last week, more than 600 people came to Saint Mary's to hear Robert Reich explain how he'd fix America's "jobs emergency."
Saint Mary's to Host a Presidential Debate in 2012?
After the success hosting of the U.S. Senate Debate between Barbara Boxer and Carly Fiorina on September 1, Saint Mary's is investigating the possibility of hosting a presidential debate in 2012.
Contra Costa Times Profiles Astronomy Professor Ron Olowin
Olowin, a Saint Mary's professor for more than 20 years, was interviewed about his love of astronomy, interest in faith and science dialogues, and dedication to creating a pipeline of young scientists at the College.
January Term 2011 Class Blogs
Remember Jan Term? Want to relive the fun? Some of this year's Jan Term students and teachers have created blogs about their experiences. Check out their blog posts, photos and videos.
New Hearst Art Gallery Exhibit: Lee and Grant
Visit the Hearst Art Gallery by March 20, for an exhibition in honor of the 150th Civil War anniversary. The NEH-sponsored exhibition assesses the conflict through the lives and careers of the two generals, Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant. Upon the close of the exhibit, don't miss the re-enactment, join us for the re-enactment on March 19.
From Moraga's Hills to the Emerald City ~ Seattle
On February 22, gather with Gaels for a night of laughter, libations and literature with acclaimed Saint Mary's author, Mary Volmer '01, MFA '05, as she shares excerpts from her debut novel Crown of Dust. $20 includes hors d'oeurves and hosted bar. Volmer's next stop will be Reno on March 22.
Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow, Kevin Quigley
On February 22, hear from Quigley, a non-profit leadership veteran, on "Peace Corps at 50: Realizing the Promise of It's Next 50 Years."
34th Annual Car Drawing
Steadauto.com presents the annual Saint Mary's Car Drawing on February 26. Enter to win the Grand Prize - a 2011 Jeep Liberty or $20,000 cash! Tickets are $150; limited to the first 500 sold.
56th Annual EastBay Scholarship Fund Dinner
Mark your calendar and join fellow alumni and supporters for this annual dinner on May 4, 2011, at the Claremont Country Club in Oakland, benefiting the EastBay Scholarship Fund.
Alumni Legacy Scholarship
Did you know that children and grandchildren of alumni are eligible to submit an application for the Alumni Legacy Scholarship? This scholarship covers roughly 25% of tuition costs! Applications due by February 28 at 12:00 noon.
On-Campus Interviews at SMC
On-campus interviews will be held from March 1-25. If your company if looking to hire graduating seniors, bring them to campus to interview SMC students. Register online and contact Vicki Davis at (925) 631-8281 with questions.
40% Discount on Princeton Review Classes
Looking to pursue a graduate degree and interested in taking a test preparation course? Alumni are eligible for a 40% discount on Princeton Review courses offered at Saint Mary's starting this month. LSAT courses begin February 19, GMAT on February 23 and GRE on February 27. To register or for more information, contact Br. Glenn Bolton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Study Abroad Opportunity for Graduate Business Alumni
Saint Mary's has partnered with the Mahatma Gandhi Education Society and the Pillai Institute in Mumbai, India to provide an outstanding executive course for MBA students and alumni from June 29-July 6, 2011.
Global Leadership Studies Opportunity in China
The Leadership Center is offering a new program in China specifically designed for managers, leaders, coaches, trainers and consultants to enhance their leadership capacity on a global level. Earn a Master Certificate in Global Leadership with Saint Mary's faculty, enrolling March 2011-November 2011.
Explore Something New with Lifelong Learning
Learn about wine or how to celebrate retirement. Plan for your financial future or explore the cosmos. Write your memoir or study other religions. You can do all this through Lifelong Learning at Saint Mary's.