Saint Mary's Selected as Presidential Debate Finalist
The Commission on Presidential Debates has announced that Saint Mary's is one of 12 colleges under consideration to host a 2012 general election presidential debate. The debate also would serve as a cornerstone event for the College's 150th anniversary celebration during the 2012-13 academic year.
State of the College Address
Last month, Brother President Ronald Gallagher addressed the College community on our mission, enrollment, affordability, quality of experience, facilities and his vision for the future.
Annual Report is Now Online
The 2010 edition of Saint Mary's Annual Report, Fulfilling Promise, is now available online. Highlights include a year in review, student research findings, an inspiring teacher and an overview of philanthropic support.
Students Lobby for Cal Grants in Sacramento
For 630 Saint Mary's students, or 25% of all undergraduates, the Cal Grant represents a substantial portion of their financial aid package. Four SMC students attended the annual Cal Grant Lobby Day to meet with legislators and discuss the impact Cal Grants have made on their ability to pursue higher education.
Commencement Speakers for 2011
Entrepreneur and California broadband advocate Sherie Swiess Dodsworth '78 will deliver the undergraduate Commencement address on May 21, while Sunne Wright McPeak, president and CEO of the California Emerging Technology Fund, will address the graduate students on May 22.
A Call for Gael Glimpses
As we prepare the summer issue of Saint Mary's magazine, we want to hear your stories and see your pictures! Submit your Gael Gimpse by noon on April 18 for your chance to WIN a set of six Saint Mary's wine glasses.
Make Your Gift and Earn Your Badge
Have you thought recently about how your Saint Mary's experience shaped your life? Help Saint Mary's shape the future. When you give online, you'll earn your virtual donor badge, which you can share with your Facebook friends. Pass on the pride!
Study Abroad with Graduate Business in India
Time is running out - this is your last chance to register for the International Management study abroad course from June 29 - July 6 in Mumbai and Goa. All graduate business alumni are invited to take this course with our current students.
Angels Among Us
The spring performing arts production, Angels Among Us will take place from April 5-13 outside on the Chapel Plaza. The festival of plays will consist of two parts: the Old Testament and the New Testament. General admission tickets are $10.
"Third Fridays" Social Mixer in Walnut Creek
The Graduate Business Alumni Association invites you to join fellow Gaels on Friday, April 15, 5-7 p.m., at Stanford's in Walnut Creek. All alumni welcome!
Upcoming Bible Speaker Series Lecture
Join us on Monday, May 2, for a discussion on The Book of Revelation with Saint Mary's Professor Zach Flanagin. This event is free and open to the public.
Asian Cultural Night
This year's ACN, themed Outside the Box, will take place on Thursday, May 5, in the Soda Center. Enjoy a full-course, pan-Asian dinner and student performances. Tickets on sale starting April 11 for $10.
Save the Date for Reunion Weekend 2011
Graduates of '36, '41, '46, '51, '56, '61, '66, '71, '76, '81, '86, '91, '96, '01 and '06 will celebrate their reunions this summer, from Friday, July 15 - Sunday, July 17. Come back home to Saint Mary's College!
Re-enactors Bring Civil War to Saint Mary's
Last month, the National Civil War Association and the Hearst Art Gallery staged an artillery demonstration and showed off 19th-century uniforms, dress and life skills.