Upon arrival at St. Mary’s University, Michelle Scott, Director of Indigenous Initiatives at StMU fell in love with the idea of the institution carrying a tipi but had no idea what the incredible journey would entail. St. Mary’s has been extremely fortunate to have had many Indigenous Knowledge-Keepers, Elders and community leaders whose combined patience, [...]
Study lists annual impact of Calgary post-secondary institutions at $8.6 billion St. Mary’s University was one of seven Calgary post-secondary institutions (PSIs) that took part in a study to determine the annual economic impact that PSIs have as a catalyst to Calgary’s economic growth. The study, conducted by Calgary Economic Development, lists a dollar amount [...]
FCJ Centre Advertisements for STMU – May 2017 Thursday May 4 Christian Meditation Drop In http://www.fcjsisters.ca/PDF/2017/christian_meditation.pdf With: Engeline Piet Place: FCJ Centre, 219 – 19th Avenue S.W. Time: 7:00pm-8pm Cost: Suggested Offering $20.00 Contact: FCJ Centre (403) 228-4215 Friday May 5 Taize Evening of Guided Prayer http://www.fcjsisters.ca/PDF/2017/taize_may.pdf With: Sr. Ann Marie Walsh fcJ Place: FCJ [...]
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 [...]