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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 [...]

Sister Diane Steele Celebrates 15 Years as President

September 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

“We are blessed to have such an incredible leader to learn from and be inspired by, and we look forward to all that’s to come.” Since 2001, Sister Diane Steele has led USM as president—providing exemplary leadership to the ever-growing and nationally-recognized university. Under her [...]

CHAIR-ished Memories

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

Orange, yellow, and teal—decades of memories sit in these beloved chairs. As USM renovates and modernizes Saint Joseph Dining Hall, you have the opportunity to bring Saint Mary home. Reserve Your Seat Choose your chair color(s)—dependent on availability. Each chair costs $50 and supports the [...]

Celebrate the Sisters of Charity Jubliarians

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

– 75 Years – Sr. Michael Blossom, C’58 Sr. Mary Lillian Landauer, C’44 Sr. Kathryn O’Neill, C’44 – 70 Years – Sr. Mary Loretta Beier, C’61 Sr. Mary Ellen Beyhan, C’55 Sr. Regina Deitchman, C’50 Sr. Margaret Marie Mitchell, C’48 Sr. Mary Bridget Mullen, C’48 [...]

The IRA Charitable Rollover: The Law of the Land

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

For those of you with IRAs who are at least age 70 1/2, an opportunity under federal legislation allows you to redirect your Minimum Required Distribution (MRD) and up to $100,000 of your IRA to charity each year. It is a great opportunity to fulfill your annual contribution, make a much-needed [...]

Saint Joseph Got a Spring Makeover!

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

You won’t even recognize Saint Joseph Dining Hall. The construction team worked nonstop over Spring Break to create an amazing new place for students and the university family to enjoy every meal. Inaugural Meal Served: Monday, March 14 7 [...]