Alumni Corner

New Memories, Lifelong Friends

November 15, 2019 // 0 Comments

Nine members of the class of 1973 gathered in June for a mini-reunion in Chicago. The laughs and good conversations took them back to 1971 when they gathered in Maria Hall before leaving Saint Mary for the summer. “Friends are part of the glue that holds life and faith together,” they wrote. [...]

In Memoriam – Summer 201

June 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

’40s Marjorie Ellen Donahue Wortham, A’42, Aurora, Colo., died Feb. 9, 2019. Patricia A. Ryan Gillispie, A’48, Cheyenne, Wyo., died on Dec. 24, 2018. Virginia Anne Welling Krpan, A’48, Leawood, Kan., died on July 8, 2018. Rosa Abbott Krissek, C’44, Dublin, Ohio, died on [...]

Alumni Calendar – Summer 2019

June 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

KC Alumni Council – “The Buddy Holly Story” Saturday, June 22 11 a.m. The New Theatre Golf Classic Sunday, Aug. 25 Registration and sponsorships available Homecoming & Family Weekend Saturday, Oct. 5 Activities all weekend [...]

Class Notes – Summer 2019

June 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

’40s Joanne EganKnowles, A’43, Houston, Texas, recently celebrated her 92nd birthday. Clara Mae Brogan, C’45, Concord, N.H., was recently the recipient of the annual Elizabeth Yates Award from Concord Public Library Foundation for her work in inspiring young people to read. Clara goes [...]

Class Notes – Fall 2018

November 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

’40s Clara Lemm Brogan, C’45, Concord, N.H., received the annual Elizabeth Yates Award from the Concord Public Library Foundation because of her work inspiring young people to read. Clara, 94, goes twice a month to read to the children at Christa McAuliffe School. ’50s [...]

Alumni Calendar – Fall 2018

November 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Veterans Day Pinning Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 Vespers Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018  Lincoln Event Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 2019 SpireFest Saturday, April 13 2019 Alumni Reunion Weekend Friday, June 7-Sunday, June [...]

In Memoriam – Fall 2018

November 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

’30s Margaret Fay, C’38, Kansas City, Mo., died on July 10, 2018. She is the great-grandmother of Emily Gripka, U’13, Tonganoxie, Kan. ’40s Anne “Irene” Collins Duff, A’46, Leavenworth, Kan., died on May 19, 2018. She is the sister of [...]

16th Annual SpireFest

November 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

You are invited to support student scholarships at the 16th annual gala and charity auction, SpireFest, at 6 p.m. Saturday, April, 13. SpireFest is the single largest annual fundraising event for student scholarships and one of the most important traditions at Saint Mary. This year, the Sheraton [...]

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 [...]