Saint Mary's thanks those who participated in an online survey in March about the magazine. According to the results, readers showed a great deal of satisfaction with the magazine, giving it high marks for design, photography, art and quality of writing. The most-read section is the Gael Glimpses, and alumni say they most enjoy reading about other alumni and about College history and events.
Women were admitted for the first time to Saint Mary’s College. They were under the guidance of a new associate dean, Sister Therese Lackey. Brother Mel met his first protest over a basketball game against Brigham Young University, at a time when the Mormon Church denied African Americans the right to priesthood. Football competed at the Division III level. Doc McKillip was named first full-time athletic director.