Mission and Ministry Center

Saint Mary's To Honor Noted Lasallian Educator Brother Thomas Johnson

Brother Thomas Johnson, 2016 Saint Mary's College De La Salle Week Convocation Honoree.Brother Thomas Johnson, FSC, the director of the Novitiate fo

Making Room for Prayer

I recall sitting in the plane gazing at my aunt and her three young children enjoying their PB&J sandwiches. As we were preparing to take off towards Washington, D.C. a voice on the overhead speaker requested my aunt’s presence. Ten minutes later, I was escorted off the aircraft with three sticky children, several carry-ons, and, worst of all, countless pairs of staring eyes following my exit.

KTVU Covers Mission & Ministry Prayer Vigil for Nepal

FOX2/KTVU logoIn its story on Bay Area responses to the tragic earthquake in Nepal, KTVU included a segment on a prayer vigil held at Saint Mary's by the College's Mission and

Tucson Diocesan Newspaper Reports on Mission & Ministry Center's Border Lives Immersion Program

The New Vision, the official newspaper of the diocese of Tucson, reported on the Mission and Ministry Center's Border Lives Immersion program, an annual spring break alternative, where SMC students are introduced to the complex realities of immigration present in daily life on the Arizona/Mexico border. Read the article.

Catholic Voice Profiles Mission and Ministry's Sr. Jodi Min

The Catholic Voice, the newspaper of the Oakland dioscese, profiled Saint Mary's Sister Jodi Min, OP, in its Jan. 7, 2013 edition. Prior to leaving for a Jan Term trip to South Africa, Min spoke with the Voice about her early interest in the Dominican Sisters of Oakford,  her role as the Mission and Ministry Center's immersion program coordinator and her advocacy of fair trade products on the SMC campus. Read the article "A sister finds her place on the college campus."