Summer 2006

Jeffrey Morris '95

Jeffrey Morris took final vows as a Trappist monk on Jan. 15, 2006, at the Abbey of New Clairvaux in the Sacramento Valley town of Vina, committing himself to a lifetime of prayer and contemplation. He now goes by the name Brother Placid.

All-Alum Reunion Weekend June 24-25

Above, left to right: Kelli Hornachek '96, Amy Lynn '94, John O'Keefe '94, Father Mike Russo, Gina Cioffi '85; below, Brian Stevens '90 and Lily Woo '98.

Connecting & Planning

It's amazing how fast a year goes by. When I took over as president of the alumni association board, I set out to achieve two goals: reconnecting alums with the College, and establishing a strategic five-year plan for the alumni association.

Inclusion & Collaboration


Introducing Tom Bruce '67

All in the Family

Story by Barry Shiller

Orr Succeeds Clapp as Althetic Director


Where Are They Now: Andrea Pernell '83

Story by John Leykam

For Dr. Andrea Pernell, life has been a series of unlikely twists and turns, like the courses on which she made her mark as a Saint Mary's cross-country runner.

Faculty Bookshelf

Story by Brianna Hardy, Class of 2007

Allan Hansell

Story by Erin Hallissy

Growth Through Uncharted Territory

Story by Brother Dominic Berardelli, FSC


Opposites Attract

Story by Barry Shiller

If you stand Professor Phyllis Martinelli and Irvine Fellow and Assistant Professor Dana Herrera side by side, their differences aren't difficult to spot.