Contra Costa Times Covers the State of the College Address By Brother President Ronald Gallagher

The Contra Costa Times reports on the 2011 State of the College Address delivered by Brother President Ronald Gallagher at an off-campus luncheon in Lafayette. Brother Ronald spoke to a gathering of alumni, trustees, business and community leaders and government officials at the Veterans Memorial Building about Saint Mary's significant recent institutional accomplishments, its preliminary plans for the College's 2012-13 sesquicentennial celebration, including its aspirations to host a presidential debate and plans for future institutional development. The news article also notes President Gallagher's concern about the impact of California's budget crisis on both public higher education institutions and private colleges.

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