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October 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Homecoming & Family Weekend Oct. 6-7, 2017 Fall Luncheon Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 Saint Mary Christmas Vespers Sunday, Dec. 10  |  7 p.m. Lincoln Event Monday, Feb. 20, 2018 SpireFest 2018 Saturday, April 14, 2018 Alumni Reunion 2018 Friday, June 1 – Sunday, 3, 2018 More Event Info Visit [...]

Class Notes – Fall 2017

October 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

30’s Mary Ellen Holligan, A’39, La Grange Park, Ill., works as an executive assistant at Connamara Systems in Chicago, and celebrates her 100th birthday. 70’s Sue Horn Wachtel, C’72, Kansas City, Mo., is retiring from teaching after 28 years in the classroom. 90’s [...]

In Memoriam – Fall 2017

October 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

30’s Betty Lou Aaron Phillips, A’36, Leavenworth, Kan. died June 10,2017 40’s Sister Ann Louise Eble, A’42, Leavenworth, Kan., died on Apr. 18, 2017. She is the sister of Jean Eble Hayes,* A’40, C’44, and Sister Mary Joan Eble,* A’50, C’57. Kathryn [...]

Alumni Calendar

July 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Athletic Department Golf Classic Sunday, Aug. 27 Registration and underwriting opportunities available. stmary.edu/GolfClassic KC Alumni Council Street Car Scavenger Hunt Sunday, Sept. 17 | 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Meet at Hardwick Law Office: 2405 Grand Avenue, Suite 800, Kansas City, MO [...]

Changes to the Endowed Scholarship Program

July 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Board of Trustees voted in February to change the minimum amount required to establish an endowed scholarship from $10,000 to $20,000 (one-time gift) or $25,000 (a period of five years or less). All endowed scholarships created prior to Feb. 28, 2017 are automatically grandfathered and will [...]

A Record-Setting night to Remember

July 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Another amazing night goes down in history! This year marked the 14th anniversary of SpireFest, the largest and only scholarship fundraiser at the University of Saint Mary. SpireFest 2017 brought over 500 guests together, raising nearly $260,000 (a record high) for USM student scholarships. Guests [...]

In Memoriam

July 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

’30’s Sr. Mary Cecilia Carig, A’38, C’51, Leavenworth, Kan., died Nov. 1, 2016. Sr. Mary Cecilia served the SCL community for 78 years. ’40s Janice Spence McMahan, A’41, San Carlos, Calif., lost her husband, Bob, on April 5, 2014. Helen Zeugin Bristow, [...]

Spring 2017 – Class Notes

July 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

’40s Annabel Crawford Willcott, A’46, C’50, Leavenworth, Kan., was honored in November 2016 for 15 years of service to the Sisters of Charity. Annabel answers the main telephone/switchboard at the Mother House. She is the mother of Sr. Amy Willcott, C’83, Leavenworth, Kan. [...]

Alumni Calendar – Holidays 2016

January 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

USM Lincoln Event Monday, Jan. 20  |  7 p.m. Xavier Theatre Lincoln, the 13th Amendment, and the struggle for American Peace & Freedom stmary.edu/Lincoln Spring Textathon April We are excited to launch our first-ever Textathon. We are reaching out via your mobile devices—asking for your [...]

Petite & Mighty: Sr. Vickie Perkins Honored

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Sr. Vickie Perkins, a long-time educator, was born in Dodge City, Kan. She attended St. Mary School (renamed Immaculate Heart of Mary). Following her graduation from Archbishop Hogan High School— formerly an SCL-run school—she entered the SCL community. After teaching one year in a Chicago [...]