News and Events

Showing all events beginning Friday, March 24, 2017.

Friday, March 24, 2017 - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Korth Academic Center: Mission and Ministry Center

Join us for Fair Trade Friday! 

Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate... and Fair Trade items for sale.

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College Museum of Art: Patio

A memorial for Professor Wesley Gibson (1959-2016) will be held Friday, March 24, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, March 26, 2017 5 p.m., On-campus

Guaranteed housing in S. Claeys- Open to Class of 2020 & 2019

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

When Fred Korematsu, a Japanese-American, decided to knowingly violate Civilian Exclusion Order No. 34 of the U.S. Army, he was arrested and convicted.

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Library: Lobby, EdTech Center

Location: Library, EdTech Center

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Interview presentation and practical experience/practice for upcoming interviews!  

 

 

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., On-campus, Filippi Administrative Building: Conference Room

Maurice Delmer of the Concord Vet's Center will be hosting a monthly gathering for SMC veterans. This is an informal group for veterans to get together and talk about whatever is of interest to them. Maurice will occasionally provide a topic for d

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

Come watch a documentary and engage in a discussion on food insecurity and food deserts.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Brother Urban Gregory Hall

Intended for current Saint Mary's undergraduates, but also open to the general public.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall: Quad

Take a short survey while sipping a mocktail! This event is being held in collaboration with PATCH at their Resource Fair. 

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Dryden Hall: Patio

Meet your SEAS Coach ready to assist you with resources, referrals, and information to make your transition to senior status easier. Be informed and make sure you are on track fro graduation.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Mary Wollstonecraft’s A Vindication of the Rights of Women reinterpreted liberal ideas of individualism to claim equal opportunities for women and men. At the same time, it reinforced patriarchal values and gendered ways of knowing.

Lorinda Cunha

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

Come watch a showing of "Invictus," the 2009 film on Nelson Madela's presidency.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 6 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

Based on the book Playing the Enemy: Nelson Mandela and the Game That Made a Nation, the film Invictus reveals the dramatic events surrounding the 1995 Rugby World Cup, hos

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Rick Najera
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Director, Speaker, Author, Coach

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., On-campus, Library: Lobby, EdTech Center

E-portfolios are electronic versions of portfolios. E-portfolios can combine text and written material with audio and video files such as podcasts, films, pictures, and PowerPoint presentations.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Pier 15, The Embarcadero & Green St., San Francisco, CA 94111

CAB is taking 30+ students to the Exploratorium at night! 

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

Join us for an interactive activity and continued discussion on food insecurity and food deserts.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, Faculty Staff Dining Room

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker, who represents the state assembly district that includes our college (AD-16), will be coming to campus to get know her constituents at Saint Mary's College better!

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Explore the best ways to create a brand that will support you in developing a successful career.
You will learn:

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Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., On-campus, Filippi Academic Hall, 145

This peer-facilitated group will allow members to explore their grief journeys together and practice new coping skills each week. 

Friday, March 31, 2017 8 a.m., On-campus

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., On-campus

Friday, March 31, 2017 3 p.m., On-campus

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Friday, March 31, 2017 8 p.m., Paramount Theater 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612

The Saint Mary’s Chamber Singers and the The Oakland Symphony Chorus will raise their voices to the heavens in performing Te Deum, by Anton Bruckner, on Friday, March 31, 8 p.m. at the Paramount Theater in Oakland.

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Presented by:  CPDS & Schon Messier, LinkedIn Enterprise Account Executive & SMC Alumni

RSVP by March 30, 2017

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 3 p.m. to Wednesday, April 5, 2017 1 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College

The Night-n-Gael: SMC Overnight Experience provides admitted students the opportunity to dive into the life of a Gael.

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Filippi Academic Hall, 205

"Building Your Professional Network" is a hands on workshop covering best practices for transitioning from academia to the business world including practical tips for job searching,

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 7:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come listen to fellow students Dan Alter (poetry), Ryan Buell (fiction), Harkamal Gill (creative nonfiction), Kayla Scullion (poetry), and Paola Vergara (fiction)

 

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., On-campus, Oliver Hall

Come out and meet Jon King, Chief of Police, for the Town of Moraga, on April 5, 2017 at 9pm in Oliver Hall.  Appetizers and beverages will be served.  This event is being sponsored by the Department of Public Safety.

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Spend a lunch hour with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about the program from members of the admissions team from the convenience of your office.

Join Us!

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Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Prospective and current students need to know that they can pay for their graduate studies without risking their financial security in the future. The days of fully-funded scholarships or even subsidized loans for graduate study are long past.

Register Here

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Cultural Nights highlight the historical milestones, customs, and contemporary issues of six historically underrepresented and traditionally marginalized groups.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., On-campus, Filippi Academic Hall, 145

This peer-facilitated group will allow members to explore their grief journeys together and practice new coping skills each week. 

Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 8 a.m. to Monday, April 17, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus

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Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College

Our two-hour Open House events are held on campus and hosted by faculty and staff of the Leadership Department.

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come join our meetings! We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month!

February and March meetings will be in Claeys Lounge (Soda Center) 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 11 a.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge

Five SMC students - recently trained by Al Gore - provide an updated presentation on climate change impacts and solutions.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Similar layout to Meet the Firms, with businesses operating booths so that students can go and network with professionals and build work connections.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Brother Alfred Brosseau Hall: Atrium

This event offers students the opportunity to apply their Seminar reading skills to a new way of looking at visual art.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

“Species of Light and Bruised Landscapes: The Importance of Place in Fiction” by Natalie Baszile

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 4:30 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

This talk by exposes the efforts to criminalize recent immigrant populations moving to South Africa. Guest lecturer Professor Theresa Alfaro-Velkamp teaches in the History Department at Sonoma State University.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 6:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Panel discussion featuring experts on fossil fuel and renewable energy economics and policy.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Joyce Maynard

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Orinda Room

This event offers students the opportunity to apply their Seminar reading skills to a new way of looking at visual art.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

On Thursday, April 20th at 5:30 p.m. visit Hagerty Lounge for an encounter with Sicilian Folk Music and Dance.  Folk singer, Michela Musolino, will conduct a workshop on traditional Sicilian dances.  

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

You will not want to miss this interesting and informative panel discussion.  Panelists will be SMC Science alums!  They will discuss their SMC Science education and how it helped them determine their career paths in Science.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 6:30 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall, 204

Join SMC Sustainability for the Energy Futures Spring Series!

Students discuss fossil fuel divestment at SMC by learning from other local campuses who have gone Fossil Free

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Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come enjoy some chicken & waffles and sing your heart out with Karaoke!

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m., On-campus, Filippi Administrative Building: Conference Room

Maurice Delmer of the Concord Vet's Center will be hosting a monthly gathering for SMC veterans. This is an informal group for veterans to get together and talk about whatever is of interest to them. Maurice will occasionally provide a topic for d

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

For most people who make the decision to continue their education, either to complete a bachelor's degree or go on for a master's or doctorate degree, their focus is on the program of study and which institution best fits their academic needs.

Register here

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

The Kalmanovitz School of Education at Saint Mary's College of California will host an All-Program Information Session for Prospective Students.

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

RSVP REQUIRED

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Dryden Hall

The Annual Lasallian Star Search is happening during De La Salle Week! Sign up to perform and lipsync or stop on by to support your Gaels! 

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Music and Lyrics by
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Book by
Quiara Alegría Hudes

Conceived by
Lin-Manuel Miranda
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Friday, April 28, 2017 4 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Music and Lyrics by
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Book by
Quiara Alegría Hudes

Conceived by
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

Join us as Jose Feito (Psychology, Seminar) and Raina Leon (Education) offer a personal response to In the Heights, and share reflections on growing up in immigrant families from the Caribbean.        

 

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Friday, April 28, 2017 9 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Music and Lyrics by
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Book by
Quiara Alegría Hudes

Conceived by
Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lorinda Cunha

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

Come here Dr. Theresa Alfaro-Velkamp (Sonoma State University) give a talk on immigration in South Africa.  Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Music and Lyrics by
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Book by
Quiara Alegría Hudes

Conceived by
Lin-Manuel Miranda
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Sunday, April 30, 2017 2 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Music and Lyrics by
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Book by
Quiara Alegría Hudes

Conceived by
Lin-Manuel Miranda
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Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge

In Saint Emmanuel the Good, Unamuno describes a saintly man who doubts his own faith.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Spend a lunch hour with the Saint Mary's MBA program! Learn about the program from members of the admissions team from the convenience of your office.

Join Us!

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Monday, May 8, 2017 - 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Ghanian-American philosopher Anthony Appiah has said, “We may think we have finished with honor, but honor isn’t finished with us.” We will bring together texts by Appiah and Homer to ask: What can we learn from Homer about honor and sha

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come join our meetings! We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month!

February and March meetings will be in Claeys Lounge (Soda Center) 

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 5:15 p.m. to 6 p.m., Online

Prospective and current students need to know that they can pay for their graduate studies without risking their financial security in the future. The days of fully-funded scholarships or even subsidized loans for graduate study are long past.

Register Here

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College

Our two-hour Open House events are held on campus and hosted by faculty and staff of the Leadership Department.

LEARN MORE

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come listen to our fellow students Elizabeth Montoya (creative nonfiction), Arielle Schussler (creative nonfiction), and Jonathan Steinberg (fiction).

 

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 9 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

End of Series Potluck immediately following reading. 

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Thursday, May 11, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

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Jen Philips Photography

Friday, May 12, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

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Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus

Spend a weekend lunch with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about our seven M.B.A. and M.S. degree programs from members of the admissions team at one of our campus locations around the Bay Area and closer to you.

Join Us!

Jen Philips Photography

Saturday, May 13, 2017 4 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

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Jen Philips Photography

Saturday, May 13, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

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Monday, May 15, 2017 - 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Moraga Country Club 1600 St Andrews Dr. Moraga, CA 94556

  Syufy Enterprise

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall: Quad

Come pet some therapy dogs (and a cat!) at the Stress Management Fair, hosted by PATCH. 

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Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 5:15 p.m. to 6 p.m., Online

For most people who make the decision to continue their education, either to complete a bachelor's degree or go on for a master's or doctorate degree, their focus is on the program of study and which institution best fits their academic needs.

Register here

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Spend a lunch hour with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about the program from members of the admissions team from the convenience of your office.

Join Us!

Friday, May 26, 2017 5 p.m., On-campus, McKeon Pavilion

Mass celebrating graduation.
Open to parents, friends, and family of the graduates.

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., On-campus, Brother Alfred Brosseau Hall: Atrium

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Prospective and current students need to know that they can pay for their graduate studies without risking their financial security in the future. The days of fully-funded scholarships or even subsidized loans for graduate study are long past.

Register Here

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

The Kalmanovitz School of Education at Saint Mary's College of California will host an All-Program Information Session for Prospective Students.

RSVP HERE

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Plug and Play Tech Center 440 N Wolfe Rd, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

Spend a weekend lunch hour with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about our seven M.B.A. and M.S. degree programs from the admissions team at a location around the Bay Area and closer to you.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College

Our two-hour Open House events are held on campus and hosted by faculty and staff of the Leadership Department.

LEARN MORE

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus

Spend an evening with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about our seven M.B.A. and M.S. degree programs from faculty, current students, and the admissions team at one of our campus locations around the Bay Area and closer to you.

Join Us!

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Spend a lunch hour with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about the program from members of the admissions team from the convenience of your office.

Join Us!

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

For most people who make the decision to continue their education, either to complete a bachelor's degree or go on for a master's or doctorate degree, their focus is on the program of study and which institution best fits their academic needs.

Register here