YEAR OF THE GAEL
Where the Gaels Are
Living, learning, teaching, working, volunteering near and far. Check out our new interactive map and tell us where you are, so we can add you, too!
Saint Mary's History Timeline
Learn more about the College's first 150 years and what was going on in the world at the same time.
"Inspired" Jan Term 2013
Speaker Series Announced
A scintillating lineup of speakers and performers will offer insights on ways to change the world, the Black Catholic experience, modern-day slavery and unlikely sources of inspiration.
Annual Report is Now Online
Filled with inspiring Gael stories and snapshots from the 2011-12 year, make sure to check out our latest Annual Report. And, for the thousands of you who generously made a donation last fiscal year, look for your name in our new Honor Roll of Donors.
New M.S. in Accounting Program
The School of Economics and Business Administration has announced the launch of a new degree program in response to the increasing demand for accounting professionals and the new California law requiring 150 hours of educational credits to qualify for the CPA exam. The M.S. in Accounting will be offered in a hybrid format starting in July 2013.
Around the Bay
More than 350 Gaels, family and friends celebrated a Saint Mary's Christmas at one of our many regional celebrations in December.
View photos from the 1863 Society, East Bay and Sacramento parties.
Know Anyone Applying to Saint Mary's?
The deadline for undergraduate admissions is February 1. Alumni can help waive the application fee by endorsing a student. Contact the Admissions Office at (800) 800-4SMC or email@example.com with any questions.
Gaels Triumph Over Yale and Harvard
Following a 78-62 win over Yale, the men's basketball team pulled off a heart-stopping 70-69 win over Harvard last weekend when Mitchell Young netted two free throws with 1.1 seconds left on the clock.
Rugby Takes Fourth at National Tournament
An impressive showing by the SMC rugby team landed them fourth in the country at the USA Rugby 7s National Tournament. The Gaels picked up wins over Navy, Western Washington, Bowling Green and Texas A&M.
Win a 2013 Dodge Dart from STEADAUTO.COM
Enter to win a 2013 Dodge Dart or $20,000 cash in the 36th Annual Car Drawing; proceeds benefit the Gael Athletic Fund. Tickets are $150, limited to the first 500 tickets sold. Buy yours today!
All WCC Games to be Televised
In a first for Saint Mary's, every men's basketball game against our West Coast Conference rivals will be televised this year.
Women's Basketball Hosts Title IX Panel
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the passage of Title IX, the team hosted a panel to discuss the landmark law with local children and their parents.
Jan. 15: Soulful and Sacred: Celebrating the Black Catholic Experience
Jan. 17: LUNAFEST Film Festival
Jan. 23: Colorado Alumni Chapter Reception with Brother Dominic Berardelli (Denver)
Jan. 25: Rodney Strong Winemaker's Dinner benefiting the Gael Athletic Fund (Concord Hilton)
Jan. 26: Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game & Celebration
Jan. 29: Premier Screening of Ireland, The Celtic Way, a film by Lauren Speeth MBA '89, and featuring Brother Ronald Gallagher
Feb. 2: 36th Annual Car Drawing
Feb. 4: Washington, D.C., Alumni Chapter Reception with the President
Feb. 16: CILSA Saturday of Service
Feb. 22: Baseball Meet the Players Night
Feb. 25: Year of the Great(est) Conversation(s): Michael Sandel on the Liberal Arts and the Common Good
SAVE THE DATE
Mar. 3: Lavender Alumni Honors
Mar. 14: Annual Saint Patrick's Day Luncheon (Sacramento)
Mar. 16: Day of Service for Bay Area Schools
Mar. 16: MFA Scholarship Fund Benefit (San Francisco)
May 13: 34th Annual Gael Golf Classic
July 19-21: Alumni Reunion 2013
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