Find out what makes us tick. If it's happening at Saint Mary's College, you'll learn more about it here. From news stories to campus events, press releases and faculty in the news, this is the place to find it.
Pope of Surprise
Last week Father J. Bryan Hehir described Pope Francis "as someone who encourages contrary voices in open debate and the respectful crossing of borders … a pope of surprise" in his Jan Term Speaker Series lecture. Also, the Bishop John S. Cummins Institute named Hehir as its seventh Montini Fellow.
Chris Sindt Joins Graduate Schools Board
Chris Sindt, Vice Provost of Graduate and Professional Studies, was named to the Council of Graduate Schools 12-member board for a three-year term beginning Jan. 1. Sindt joins new appointees from Cornell, Purdue and Truman State universities, and the University of Maryland.
Online MBA Program Ranked Second in State
The School of Economics and Business Administration’s Executive MBA Hybrid program has been named one of the 2015 Best Online MBA Programs (ranked second in California and 82 nationwide) by U.S. News & World Report. “Our school has long been a leader in online MBA education," said Dean Zhan Li, "even before the current craze of online offerings.”
Jan25Exhibition Openingat 11:00AM, Saint Mary's College Museum of Art: Hearst Gallery
Jan25Panel Discussionat 2:00PM, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge
Jan26Interview Workshopat 10:30AM, Brother Urban Gregory Hall: Career Center
Jan26Tobias Buckell: Jan Term Speaker Series Evening Eventat 7:00PM, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room
Jan27Interview Workshopat 3:00PM, Brother Urban Gregory Hall: Career Center