Preaching Grace celebrates the impact of engaging preaching by welcoming a renowned teacher to share their gift during a free public lecture and a hands-on workshop.
Christ the Redeemer Catholic Schools is pleased to announce Mr. Peter Schreiber as Vice-Principal of Holy Spirit Academy
Mr. Schreiber started his education journey with Christ The Redeemer Catholic Schools as a student at Assumption School, Good Shepherd School and Holy Trinity Academy. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a Bachelor of Education degree both from St. Mary’s University in Calgary.
On Tuesday, April 4 members of the St. Mary’s University Lightning basketball program partnered with members from Tsuut’ina Junior & Senior High school to host a basketball clinic for students of the school. “We have been building our relationship with Tsuut’ina in many ways and when I reached out about these basketball clinics everyone agreed [...]
Exploring your own story – St. Mary’s students celebrate completion of second Igniting the Fire course
On Friday March, 17 five St. Mary’s University students celebrated the completion of Igniting the Fire: Storying the Urban Warrior course, a non-credit University course that focused on Indigenous literacies through engagement with the arts. Modelled after St. Mary’s landmark Humanities 101 program, the participants in the Igniting the Fire celebration of learning were all [...]
In his first year of running for the St. Mary’s Lightning cross-country team, Karan Matusin has emerged as one of the strongest members of the team in both cross-country and indoor track, and while his motivation for competing may have changed, his impact on the program will leave a lasting legacy.
Julie Blank (centre) with Judy MacKay (left), Superintendent, Area C Schools and Gary Strother, Chief Superintendent, Calgary Catholic School District. After graduating in 2015 with a Bachelor of Education Degree from St. Mary’s University, Julie Blank carried on to her first year of teaching at a Catholic elementary school in NE Calgary, something [...]
Hobson’s Choice: St. Mary’s launches Heritage Centre with original play; drama on stage at U of C’s Taking Flight Festival
St. Mary's University has a new performance space called the Heritage Centre. The university's theatre director Joe-Norman Shaw thought it would be a great idea to have an original play launch the centre. Off he went to Eugene Stickland, the writer-in-residence and fellow instructor at St. Mary's. "I know that Eugene loves challenges so I [...]
One of the largest differences of attending St. Mary’s University is the fact that education extends beyond the classroom to incorporate unique learning opportunities. On Wednesday, March 22 members of Mary Ann McLean’s BIOL 233 class had the opportunity to present biology diversity projects to the grade nine students at MidSun Jr. High [...]
Another season of Lightning athletics has come to an end, marking the perfect time to look back and reflect on, and celebrate the accomplishments of our student-athletes at St. Mary’s. “To compete at the post-secondary level at any sport is among one of the most challenging things to do and why only a [...]