Holidays 2016

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 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 [...]

An Incredible Saint Mary Tradition: SpireFest 2017

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

This year marks the 14th anniversary of SpireFest, the largest scholarship fundraiser at the University of Saint Mary. Each year, SpireFest brings hundreds together to raise money for USM student scholarships. More than 40 percent of our student body represent the first generation of their families [...]

In Memoriam

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

’40s Anna Mae Mahoney Turnipseed, C’41, Fesno, Calif., died Sept. 6. Sr. Kathryn O’Neill, C’44, Leavenworth, Kan., died Oct. 6. She served the SCL community for 75 years. Margie Russo Burras, A’46, Overland Park, Kan., died Oct. 11. Gladys Ranney Sullivan, C’47, [...]

Holidays 2016 – Class Notes

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

’40s Clara Lemm Brogran, C’45, Concord, N.H., was named, “The Most Fascinating Individual” by Concord TV, and she is the recipient of the “Citizen of the Year” award for the State of New Hampshire by the State Grange. Clara turned 93 in December, and remains [...]

A Year In Review

December 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

What a year it has been. Students have achieved more than anyone could have ever imagined; faculty have left their footprint on hearts and fueled dreams; and alumni have supported their alma mater through all the ups and downs. This year brought some of the greatest triumphs in our school’s [...]

USM Adds Master of Science in Athletic Training

December 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

The University of Saint Mary will welcome its first class of Master of Science in Athletic Training students this June. The program is an entry-level professional graduate program preparing students for a career as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC). The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the [...]

Dr. Krusemark Honored as the New McGilley Chair

December 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

This fall marked the start of Dr. William “Bill” Krusemark serving as the new Sister Mary Janet McGilley Endowed Chair in Liberal Studies (McGilley Chair). The chair position was established in 1990 to honor Sr. Mary Janet, SCL, president of Saint Mary College from 1964 to 1989. Consistent with [...]