New Kalmanovitz School of Education Dean Named
Following a highly competitive national search, Professor Phyllis Metcalf-Turner has been appointed dean of the Kalmanovitz School of Education, effective June 15.
Cruise Scandinavia and Russia with Fellow Alumni
Join Brother President Ronald Gallagher on a unique 12-day Saint Mary's cruise of Scandinavia and Russia, sailing from June 27 - July 9, 2011 on the "Celebrity Constellation." Deposit due by March 25. Contact Brother Martin Ash for more information at (925) 631-8166.
Winter Magazine Is Now Online
The most recent edition of Saint Mary's magazine, themed "Creative Spirit," is now available online. Read captivating stories of creativity from faculty and students, a touching review on mentorship and the latest Gael Glimpses.
Peace Corps Leader Addresses College
Kevin Quigley, head of the Peace Corps Association, spent a week on campus leading up to the Peace Corp's 50th anniversary.
Editorials Back Plans for Presidential Debate in 2012
Recent editorials in the San Francisco Chronicle, Oakland Tribune and Contra Costa Times support Saint Mary's bid to host a 2012 Presidential Debate. KTVU-TV also covered the story.
Professors Receive Faculty Awards
Three professors were recently honored at the annual Scholars Reception: Catherine Marachi, Teaching Excellence; Carl Guarneri, Research Scholar Award; and Jyoti Bachani, Early Career Award.
CILSA Honors Four Special People
Last month's annual CILSA Awards went to Women's Resource Center Director Sharon Sabotta, Professor Shawny Anderson, student Andres Aguilar and Solomon Belette of Catholic Charities of the East Bay.
Student Happenings During Jan Term
Ever wonder what today's SMC students are up to? Read about Jan Term classes, follow the students' travels in their blogs and keep up with Jan Term speakers.
Gaelic Green Thumbs to Grow Gourds and Pumpkins
Alumni living in Contra Costa County are being asked to assist the Legacy Garden with the planting of seeds to grow gourds and pumpkins in their individual gardens. Come October, alumni can deliver their harvest to campus for sale; net proceeds will benefit the Saint Mary's College Legacy Garden. Please contact Julie Welch at (925) 705-6276 for more information.
On-Campus Interviews Begin Today
On-campus interviews are being held March 1-25. If your company is looking to hire graduating seniors, it's not too late to register online. Contact Vicki Davis at (925) 631-8281 with questions.
2nd Annual Wo/men's Conference
Join the College community for The Crossroads of Social Change, March 4-5. Participants will examine the intersection of race, class, gender and sexual orientation as they pertain to social justice, social change and leadership.
Think Globally: Eradicating Poverty Around the World
Join us on March 14 for a panel of representatives from international non profits that address issues of poverty around the globe. Organizations include Kiva, Bead for Life and Just Hearts.
Annual Saint Patrick's Day Luncheon
The tradition - and rivalry - continues! On March 17, join fellow Sacramento-area Gaels at this annual luncheon with SCU Broncos and USF Dons at the Dante Club. $25 per person includes a served lunch.
Re-enactment and Living History Activities
On March 19, 12-4 p.m., join us for an incredible Civil War re-enactment as part of the final day of the Lee and Grant exhibit in the Hearst Art Gallery at Saint Mary's.
From Moraga's Hills to the Biggest Little City ~ Reno
On March 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 exerpts from her debut novel Crown of Dust. $20 per person includes hors d'oeurves and hosted bar.
De La Salle Week is April 3-10
Alumni are invited back to campus to participate in all De La Salle Week activities. Join us for the annual Run 4 Hunger, barbecue on the chapel lawn and many more opportunities to learn about our Lasallian heritage.
Alumni Referral Program for Graduate Business
Student and alumni referrals are our best source of qualified applicants and the best marketing tool we have. If you know someone interested in our Graduate Business program, refer them here. You'll even receive a gift as a token of our appreciation.
Lifelong Learning Opportunities for Alumni
Want to learn about wine, classical music or religious traditions? Interested in writing your memoir? See what's available through Lifelong Learning at Saint Mary's.