Chris Matthews Named Commencement Speaker
Award-winning political journalist Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” will deliver the 2015 undergraduate commencement address, Saturday, May 23. Matthews, who attended a Christian Brothers high school in Philadelphia, said the educational mission of the Brothers and Saint Mary’s resonates profoundly with him.
Monika Fahlbusch ’90 to Address Grad Students
Information technology executive Monika Fahlbusch ’90, senior vice president and chief people and administrative officer for the $2 billion firm BMC Software, will give the graduate and professional programs commencement address, Sunday, May 24. An industry leader in human resource management, Fahlbusch has been recognized for her innovative use of technology to transform work environments.
M.F.A.'s Candace Diaz Wins Steinbeck Fellowship
Candace Eros Diaz, admission coordinator for the MFA Program in Creative Writing, has won the Steinbeck Fellowship from San José State University. Diaz, who received her MFA in creative nonfiction and fiction from SMC, will receive a $10,000 stipend to pursue a writing project.
Apr28Screening of "The Hunting Ground"at 6:00PM, Delphine Hall Intercultural Center
Apr28FILM - The Russian River: All Rivers, The Value of an American Watershedat 7:00PM, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room
Apr29Afternoon Craft Conversation: Cedar Sigoat 2:30PM, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge
Apr29Executive Speaker Series: James Jameson, International Entrepreneurat 6:00PM, Soda Activity Center: Lafayette Room
Apr29FLETCHER JONES SPRING LECTUREat 7:00PM, Brother Alfred Brosseau Hall 114