Alumni Corner

Alumni Calendar – Summer 2018

June 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

Another amazing night goes down in history! This year marked the 15th anniversary of SpireFest, the largest and only scholarship fundraiser at the University of Saint Mary. SpireFest 2018 brought over 400 guests together, raising over $260,000 for USM student scholarships. Guests enjoyed bidding on [...]

Time To Pay It Forward

June 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

The University of Saint Mary is committed to giving those who never dreamed of going to college the opportunity to do just that. We champion the less fortunate who possess big dreams and an eagerness to realize their full potential. At Saint Mary, students are given the opportunity to excel. They [...]

In Memoriam – Summer 2018

June 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

’40s Betty Nelson, attended Saint Mary in the 1940s, Topeka, Kan., died in Sept., 2017. Dorothy Ewing Terebesy, A’41, Midlothian, Texas, died Oct. 5, 2016. Peggy Hennessey Slatt, C’43, Spokane, Wash., died Oct. 9, 2017. Peggy was the mother of Mary Slatt Davis, C’68, Seattle, [...]

Class Notes – Summer 2018

June 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

’40s Pat Tutty Hennessey, C’46, Helena, Mont. Fifty years ago, Pat was part of the first Montana project to provide comprehensive health services to all children. She was the nutritionist and instrumental in directing the WIC program for the state of Montana. She and others were honored at [...]

Alumni Calendar

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 [...]