September 2015

Fall 2015

September 10, 2015 // 1 Comment

Letter from the President A Saint Mary Story: Collin Vorbeck, C’02 View from the Spire ‘Best in Show’ for Prindaville A Journey Through Ireland with Sister Rieke Pave the Way Planting Dreams Upcoming Events at USM Back to School: New and Improved USM Honor Roll of Donors Why I [...]

Why I Give

September 9, 2015 // 1 Comment

Karyn Wyrick Moore, C’95 “I can draw a direct connection between my Saint Mary experience and some of the most important accomplishments of my adult life. Saint Mary is where I honed critical thinking skills, experienced caring, committed, personalized instruction on a variety of [...]

Homecoming & Family Weekend

September 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Save the date for Homecoming 2015 — Oct. 31. Stay for the weekend, or just one event! Activities include: “Spires Got Talent” Haunted Hustle 5K Tailgate & Homecoming football game For a full schedule and to RSVP (before Oct. 21), visit [...]

Alumni Calendar – Fall 2015

September 9, 2015 // 1 Comment

Emporia Alumni Gathering Wednesday, Oct. 7 | 4 p.m. At the home of Sylvia Markowitz Koepke, C’57 Kansas City Alumni Council Fall Fundraiser Sunday, Oct. 18 | 2:45 p.m. Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Visit for details. Homecoming Saturday, Oct. 31 | 11:30 a.m. Denver Alumni [...]

In Memoriam — Fall 2015

September 8, 2015 // 1 Comment

’30 Catherine Betsy Phelan, A’34, Lenexa, Kan. died April 25, 2015. She is the sister of Isabelle Phelan Boger, A’37, Alexandria, Va. Betsey was preceeded in death by two sisters who also attended the academy: Jane Phelan Miller, A’32, who died in November 2001, and Margaret Peggy [...]

Class Notes — Fall 2015

September 8, 2015 // 1 Comment

’50s Mary Kuhn Cash, C’55, Kansas City, Mo., and her husband, Ron, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 11, 2015 at St. Charles Borromeo Church. The festivities involved Mass and breakfast with family and friends. Colleen Williams Mockler, C’59, Helena, Mont., is still playing [...]

Honor Roll of Donors

September 8, 2015 // 1 Comment

Honor Roll of Donors » | Endowed Scholarships » | Saint Mary Legacy Society » Honor Roll of Donors Mother Xavier Society – $100,000+ The Estate of Charles Berkel Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth 2 Anonymous Saint Vincent de Paul – $50,000+ Marilyn, C’70 & Ross Duncan [...]

Discover the Next Generation of Saint Marians

September 7, 2015 // 1 Comment

The Admissions Office is looking for Alumni Recruiters—proud Saint Marians willing to make a recruiting visit or two in their community on behalf of USM. It’s a flexible program, with no quotas attached. Whether you want to attend a college fair or drop by your old high school, the Admissions [...]

Seeking Jubilee Scholars

September 7, 2015 // 1 Comment

Know a high caliber student who would be a deserving recipient of USM’s full-tuition Jubilee Scholarship? We’d love to learn more! To be considered for the Jubilee Scholarship, prospective students must meet two of three criteria: a minimum high school GPA of 3.7; a minimum ACT score of [...]

Upcoming Events @ USM

September 4, 2015 // 1 Comment

For the latest on Spires Athletics, including schedules, rosters, and more, visit And stay up-to-date on Fine Arts events with the Fine Arts calendar [...]