Alumni Corner

Virtual SpireFest Raises $225,000 for Student Scholarships

June 16, 2021 // 0 Comments

For the second year in a row, SpireFest transformed into a virtual event. And, as they always do, University of Saint Mary alumni and friends came out in droves – raising more than $225,000 for student scholarships. From April 12-17, alumni and friends gathered online to bid on auction items, [...]

Honor Roll of Donors

June 16, 2021 // 0 Comments

Mother Xavier Society$100,000+The Estate of Charles BerkelSisters of Charity of LeavenworthPete & Pat Zink* Saint Vincent De Paul Society$50,000 to $99,999The Goppert FoundationJohn* and Marilyn GordonMary Riordan, A’40, C’44*Frederick and Marilyn Tromans Heritage Society$25,000 to [...]

Class Notes

June 16, 2021 // 0 Comments

’50sMary Cay Weber Smallwood, C’59, Plano, Texas, had two hip replacements in eight months. She is doing very well. ’60sLily Lee Loh, C’63, Palo Alto, Calif., published a new edition of her book, “Listen to God Daily,” which is available on Amazon. All proceeds will support Eudist [...]

In Memoriam

June 16, 2021 // 0 Comments

We are always saddened to hear about the passing of Saint Mary alumni and friends. This year especially, we had several families ask about making memorial contributions to Saint Mary. We are incredibly honored to help remember and celebrate the lives of our beloved Saint Marians. If you would like [...]

Calendar of Events

June 16, 2021 // 0 Comments

GOLF CLASSICAug. 29, 2021 HOMECOMINGOct. 9, 2021ALUMNI ART SHOWNov. 12-Dec. 5, 2021 DAY OF GIVINGFeb. 17, 2022 SPIREFESTApril 23, 2022 ALUMNI REUNIONJune 3-5, [...]

Class Notes

June 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

’40s Clara Lemm Brogan, C’45, Concord, N.H., celebrated her 96th birthday on Dec. 31. She is still storytelling to second graders at her local school. Patricia Denk Biasotti, C’49, Citrus Heights, Calif., enjoyed a magnificent 14-day cruise to Alaska in August. She recently spent a week at [...]

Alumni Calendar

June 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

Homecoming* Oct. 17 | 1 p.m. Charles J. Berkel Memorial Stadium 2021 SpireFest April 17 Olathe Embassy Suites Conference Center 10401 S. Ridgeview Road Olathe, KS 66061 2021 Alumni Reunion June 10-13 Saint Mary Campus All alumni welcome More Event Info Visit stmary.edu/alumni-events or contact [...]

Saint Mary Excellence on Display During Day of Giving

June 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

On Feb. 20, University of Saint Mary alumni, friends, faculty, and staff gathered for a common goal – supporting USM students. During the inaugural Day of Giving, Saint Mary raised more than $20,000 within 24 hours. Whether donors gave to the Annual Scholarship Fund, the Athletic Department, or a [...]

In Memoriam – Summer 2020

June 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

’40s Mary Riordan, A’40, C’44, Scottsdale, Ariz., died on Nov. 8. Marjorie Kinney, A’41, Kansas City, Mo., died on Oct. 5. Jean Burke Maupin, A’42, Leawood, Kan., died on April 14. Sr. Mary Vincent Fritton, C’43, Leavenworth, Kan., died on March 10. She was the sibling of Florence [...]