News and Events

Showing all events beginning Monday, November 20, 2017.
Image for Dante on Getting Lost and Going Wrong

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

In the Divine Comedy, Dante describes how he lost his way in life and what he had to do to find his way again. What can Dante tell us about getting lost and going wrong? About how to put our lives back on course again?

Gerry Serrano

Monday, November 20, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

The Saint Mary’s Chamber Musicians will perform a program of beautiful instrumental and vocal music by Bach, Telemann, Massenet and more.
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Monday, November 20, 2017 9:15 p.m., On-campus, Korth Academic Center: Mission and Ministry Center

Rosary Group meets every Monday at 9:15 p.m. in the Mission and Ministry Center Lounge to pray the Rosary and share the faith. Afterwards we break bread and hang out together at late night!

Gerry Serrano

Sunday, November 26, 2017 4 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

The Saint Mary’s Chamber Musicians will perform a program of beautiful instrumental and vocal music by Bach, Telemann, Massenet and more.
Image for Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration Bilingual Kick-Off Mass

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 8 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Join us for our Bilingual 8PM Mass as we kick-off our weeklong celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe!

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Monday, November 27, 2017 - 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., On-campus, Korth Academic Center: Mission and Ministry Center

The Immigration Team from Catholic Charaties of the East Bay will be on campus in the Mission and Ministry Center Lounge to talk about Immigration Rights. 

Image for Our Lady of Guadalupe Week: Clinica de Migrantes Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Monday, November 27, 2017 6 p.m., On-campus, Intercultural Center

Monday, November 27, 2017 6 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

Clinica de Migrantes Film Screening & Panel • Join us for a screening of HBO Documentary Clinica de Migrantes which tells the story of a clinic in Philadelphia that provides services for undocumented immigrants.

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Monday, November 27, 2017 9:15 p.m., On-campus, Korth Academic Center: Mission and Ministry Center

Rosary Group meets every Monday at 9:15 p.m. in the Mission and Ministry Center Lounge to pray the Rosary and share the faith. Afterwards we break bread and hang out together at late night!

Image for "Love was his meaning": Julian of Norwich and Her Vision of Inclusivity

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Lafayette Room

Julian of Norwich's view of God was unusual for her time.  Her writings point to a vision of Jesus as Mother, using a language of "all-ness" that leaves no one out and suggests that sin is part of God's plan.

Image for CPDS - Career Center Going Mobile!

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

CPDS is Going Mobile!  Stop by our table in Ferroggiaro Quad to meet our staff.  We have plenty of career resourses and are happy to answer questions or schedule appointments.   We look forward to seeing you there!

Image for MFA in Creative Writing Open House & Happy Hour!

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Vino and yummy noshes provided!

RSVP: 11/29/17 Open House

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Please join the Environmental and Earth Sciences program for a discussion of diversity in the outdoors featuring speakers Teresa Baker (African American Nature and Park Experience), Enriqueta Gonzalez (Center for Diversity & the Environment (C

Image for Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration Human Rosary

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Join us in a sacred space to make the rosary come to life with your fellow community members. If you have never experienced this before, now is your chance!  We invite you to pray with us and hope you encourage others to come as well. 

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Every Wednesday from 8:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., we will have Eucharistic Adoration in the Brother's Chapel. There will also be confession offered during this prayerful time. Come for prayer, worship, music, and quiet adoration.

Image for Choir Holiday Concert

Thursday, November 30, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main, Chapel & Dryden Lounge

Come join the choir with a holiday sing-a-long and enjoy the musical festivities. 

"River and Drought Resque" Kane Lee. River of Words Finalists 2010. Merrimac, Australia

Friday, December 1, 2017 12 a.m., Off-campus

2018 River of Words Youth Art and Poetry Submission Deadlines

  • USA entries must be postmarked by December 1, 2017.
  • International entries must be received by February 1, 2018
Image for Fair Trade Friday

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Korth Academic Center: Mission and Ministry Center, Mission and Ministry Center Lounge

One Friday each month, the Mission and Ministry Center welcomes the SMC community to enjoy free fair trade coffee, tea and chocolate samples, while learning about the importance of Fair Trade.

Image for Christmas Celebration at the Four Seasons

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Four Seasons Hotel, Yerba Buena Junior Ballroom 757 Market Street San Francisco, California

Honoring our Leadership Donors
President's Circle, 1863 Society, Rahill Society

President James A. Donahue cordially invites you to celebrate the Christmas season at a reception for our closest Saint Mary's College Friends.

RSVP Now!

Image for Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration Mass & Fiesta

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Join us as we celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe. Our procession will begin at 6 p.m. in Dante Quad. Mass will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Chapel with a reception to follow. Celebrate with us as we pray, dance, and share a meal in honor of La Virgen. 

Image for Choir Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 2, 2017 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main, Chapel & Dryden Lounge

Come join the choir with a holiday sing-a-long and enjoy the musical festivities. 

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Sing-Along Messiah

Sunday, December 17, 2017 7 p.m., San Ramon Arts Foundation

Come enjoy a holiday tradition and sing along with the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra as they play for the San Ramon Arts foundation.

Heidi Tend

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Question, Persuade, and Refer (QPR) is a two-hour suicide awareness and prevention gatekeeper training for students, faculty, and staff.

Image for Ensemble Ari Performance

Friday, January 26, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Ensemble ARI, together with Calextone, collaborate to bring a concert of 15th century German music and the beloved Brahms Piano Quintet.

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 9:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 11:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 9:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 11:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 6 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Thursday, February 1, 2018 9:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Thursday, February 1, 2018 11:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Thursday, February 1, 2018 4 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Friday, February 2, 2018 9:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Image for Jan Term Theatre Performance: Puss n' Boots

Friday, February 2, 2018 11:30 a.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Adapted and directed by Will Huddleston

Enjoy a family fun production put on by SMC students!

$8 Morning Performances

$12 Evening Performances ($8 SMC students)

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Blackhawk Country Club 599 Blackhawk Club Dr, Danville, CA 94506

Join us as we celebrate start of the 2018 season!

RSVP NOW

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Dryden Hall: Patio

Send a CAPS Care Gram to a friend!

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Performance

Saturday, February 17, 2018 2 p.m., El Campanil Theatre 602 W 2nd St Antioch, CA 94509

An off campus performance that will provide a wonderful music experience by the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra.

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Performance

Sunday, February 18, 2018 2 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts 1601 Civic Dr Walnut Creek CA, 94596

An off campus performance that will provide a wonderful music experience by the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra.

Image for Wellness Wednesday: How Does Your Gender Identity Influence Your Emotional Expression?

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus

This interactive program provides interesting data regarding the influence of gender identity/socialization on emotional expression.

Image for KSOE Mixer and Basketball Game

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Dryden Hall

Come join KSOE alumni, faculty and students for a pre-game mixer and then cheer for the Gaels at the SMC vs Santa Clara basketball game. Family and friends are invited.

Time:

RSVP and Pay

Image for Wind Symphony Concert

Sunday, March 4, 2018 7:30 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts 1601 Civic Dr Walnut Creek CA, 94596

A concert full of talented musicians providing a night filled with a spirited range of music.

Image for Wellness Wednesday: Stress Less!

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Plaza

Learn how to meditate, make a stress relieving ball, shred your worries, and color a giant community mandala!

Image for Wind Symphony Concert

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 7:30 p.m., CSU East Bay Theatre

A concert full of talented musicians providing a night filled with a spirited range of music.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018 1:15 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Join us at the Chapel for a beautiful instrumental and vocal recital featurig our wonderful and talented student musicians.

The Student Recital Series is Free and open to the public.

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Sunday, March 18, 2018 1:15 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Give your ears and your frayed nerves a Sunday afternoon treat.

Image for The Afternoon Series Welcomes Brynn Saito on "Intimate Ecologies: Crisis, Community, and the Poem"

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Intimate Ecologies: Crisis, Community, and the Poem 

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Performance

Saturday, March 24, 2018 2 p.m., El Campanil Theatre 602 W 2nd St Antioch, CA 94509

An off campus performance that will provide a wonderful music experience by the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra.

Heidi Tend

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Question, Persuade, and Refer (QPR) is a two-hour suicide awareness and prevention gatekeeper training for students, faculty, and staff.

Image for Creative Writing Reading Series Welcomes Shanthi Sekaran

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Shanthi Sekaran lives in Berkeley, California. Her latest novel, Lucky Boy, was named an Indie Next Great Read and an Amazon Editors' Pick.

Image for National Alcohol Screening Day

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall: Quad

Take a short survey while sipping a mocktail! 

Image for Jazz Band Concert

Friday, April 13, 2018 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge, Claeys Lounge & Lafayette Room

Treat yourself to a lively concert of up-tempo numbers, dance tunes, and instrumental jazz soloists under the direction of maestro John Maltester.

SMC students: $2

Faculty/Staff & Guests: $5

Image for Student Recital Series

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 1:15 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Join us at the Chapel for a beautiful instrumental and vocal recital featurig our wonderful and talented student musicians.

The Student Recital Series is Free and open to the public.

Image for The Afternoon Series with Shanthi Sekaran: "To Boldly Go: Writing Fiction That Lies Outside of Your Experience"

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

To Boldly Go: Writing Fiction That Lies Outside of Your Experience by Shanthi Sekaran

Image for Creative Writing Reading Series Welcomes Brynn Saito

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Thursday, April 26, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Ken Prestininzi is an award-winning playwright, director and dramaturg, whose work has been professionally produced across the country, from Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York, to Mexico City and Prague.

Friday, April 27, 2018 4 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Ken Prestininzi is an award-winning playwright, director and dramaturg, whose work has been professionally produced across the country, from Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York, to Mexico City and Prague.

Friday, April 27, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Ken Prestininzi is an award-winning playwright, director and dramaturg, whose work has been professionally produced across the country, from Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York, to Mexico City and Prague.

Saturday, April 28, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Ken Prestininzi is an award-winning playwright, director and dramaturg, whose work has been professionally produced across the country, from Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York, to Mexico City and Prague.

Sunday, April 29, 2018 2 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Ken Prestininzi is an award-winning playwright, director and dramaturg, whose work has been professionally produced across the country, from Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York, to Mexico City and Prague.

Image for Jazz Band Concert

Thursday, May 3, 2018 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge, Claeys Lounge & Lafayette Room

Treat yourself to a lively concert of up-tempo numbers, dance tunes, and instrumental jazz soloists under the direction of maestro John Maltester.

SMC students: $2

Faculty/Staff & Guests: $5

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Friday, May 4, 2018 5 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge, Claeys Lounge & Lafayette Room

Treat yourself to a lively concert of up-tempo numbers, dance tunes, and instrumental jazz soloists under the direction of maestro John Maltester.

SMC students: $2

Faculty/Staff & Guests: $5

Gerry Serrano

Monday, May 7, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

The Saint Mary’s Chamber Musicians will perform a program of beautiful instrumental and vocal music by Bach, Telemann, Massenet and more.
Image for Jazz Band Concert

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1 p.m., On-campus, Ferrogiarro Hall: Quad

Treat yourself to a lively concert of up-tempo numbers, dance tunes, and instrumental jazz soloists under the direction of maestro John Maltester.

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Performance

Friday, May 11, 2018 7:30 p.m., Alhambra High School 150 E St. Martinez CA, 94553

An off campus performance that will provide a wonderful music experience by the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra.

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Performance

Saturday, May 12, 2018 2 p.m., El Campanil Theatre 602 W 2nd St Antioch, CA 94509

An off campus performance that will provide a wonderful music experience by the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra.

Image for Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (CCCO) Performance

Sunday, May 13, 2018 2 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts 1601 Civic Dr Walnut Creek CA, 94596

An off campus performance that will provide a wonderful music experience by the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra.

Image for Wind Symphony Concert

Sunday, May 13, 2018 7:30 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts 1601 Civic Dr Walnut Creek CA, 94596

A concert full of talented musicians providing a night filled with a spirited range of music.

Gerry Serrano

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 1:15 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

The Saint Mary’s Chamber Musicians will perform a program of beautiful instrumental and vocal music by Bach, Telemann, Massenet and more.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Enjoy works created & performed by SMC students.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main

Come enjoy wonderful music provided by the talented SMC Choir!

Friday, May 18, 2018 6 p.m., On-campus, LeFevre Theatre

Enjoy works created & performed by SMC students.

Image for MFA in Creative Writing Class of 2018 Alumni Party

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Off-campus

Please join us in welcoming the class of 2018 into the Alumni Network! All MFA Creative Writing incoming and returning students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited.

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Saturday, May 19, 2018 8 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Main, Dryden

Come enjoy wonderful music provided by the talented SMC Choir!