St. Mary’s University in Calgary will be home to a rare world premiere this week – award-winning playwright Eugene Stickland has written his latest piece specifically for the students.
He’s one of the most gregarious chaps you could ever hope to meet. And funny. A great raconteur. And a community leader and philanthropist extraordinaire. George Brookman, founder of West Canadian Industries, could probably win any political position he so chooses. Mr. Calgary, as I affectionately refer to him, was the keynote speaker at the [...]
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 [...]
Friday March 3 – Saturday March 4 Finding God in the Dark – Living the Larger Plan When You Don’t Know What That Is http://www.fcjsisters.ca/PDF/2017//finding_god.pdf With: C.A.S.E.A. facilitators Place: FCJ Centre, 219 – 19th Avenue S.W. Time: Friday March 3 6:30pm to Saturday March 4 4:00pm Cost: $260 Live-In; $160 Commute Contact: FCJ Centre (403) [...]
Students 4 Social Justice Stop by the Classroom Building Foyer to purchase some tasty baked goods in of support a unique initiative our students have chosen to support. All proceeds from the bake sale will go towards Sole Hope, a charity with a mission to offer hope, healthier lives and freedom from foot [...]
On February 2 members of St. Mary’s University’s Lightning athletics teams participated in a march around campus as part of the Make Some Noise for Mental Health initiative launched in the Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference. The campaign, created and implemented in 2015 by the SAIT Trojans Outreach Program has grown into a conference-wide campaign aimed [...]
St. Mary’s University is pleased to have been selected to receive funding from the Canadian Government last week as part of the Government of Canada’s Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund. An investment of $395,525 was awarded to St. Mary’s which will benefit two areas on the St. Mary’s campus; the library and science labs, [...]
National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation National Education Roundtable concludes at St. Mary’s University
In what was a monumental week of educational sharing and reconciliation, St. Mary’s University continued to take steps forward towards walking humbly in a good way that truly serves the community. The week began with a discussion from Truth and Reconciliation Commissioner Chief Dr. Wilton Littlechild, who spoke about the complex history of [...]
St. Mary’s University to host National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation National Education Roundtable
St. Mary’s University is pleased to announce the appointment of Don Verdonck as the next Chair of the St. Mary’s University Board of Governors.