St. Mary's College of Maryland

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, March 26
"Global Economic Integration
After the Great Recession,
and the Importance
of Free Trade"
with Simon Lester
of the CATO Institute
5:30 PM
Cole Cinema

Thursday, March 28
"Free Trade vs. Fair Trade:
Where Economists
Get it Right, and Wrong"
A Lecture by
George DeMartino
Josef Korbel School
of Internation Studies
University of Denver
6:00 PM
Cole Cinema

Monday, March 25
Maryland Day

Friday, April 5
Margaret Brent Lecture
Ms. Elsa Walsh
5:30 pm
St. Mary's Hall
Co - sponsored with the
Women, Gender and Sexuality Minor

Tuesday - Wednesday
April 23 - 24
Patuxent Defense
Forum 2013:
"Rivalries and Conflicts
in the South China Sea:
How Can the U.S. Promote
Greater Stability?
8 am
Cole Cinema

Recent Events:

Monday, February 25
The Future of Fracking
in the Chesapeake
5:30 PM | St. Mary's Hall
Co - sponsored with the
St. Mary's River
Watershed Association
League of Women Voters
of St. Mary's County
and the
Natural Science and
Mathematics Colloquium
A discussion of gas extraction on
the East Coast and the new gas
revolution associated with fracking

 Thursday, February 7
5:30 PM | St. Mary's Hall
Avoiding Armageddon:
America, India and Pakistan
to the Brink and Back
A Lecture by Bruce Reidel
of the Brookings Institution

Wednesday, November 28
5:00 PM | Cole Cinema
The Libertarian Vision
of a Limited Government
Lectures on Liberty
Dr. Daniel Mitchell
CATO Institute
Co - Sponsored with the
Economics, Lecture and Fine Arts Departments

Thursday, November 8
What Just Happened? A Discussion of Tuesday's Election
Washington, D.C.
Co-Sponsored with the
Office of Alumni Affairs and the
Political Science Department

Program Highlight

William Donald Schaefer

Internship for Government Service


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A tribute to Governor Schaefer's many contributions to St. Mary's College and the State of Maryland, the Schaefer Internship for Government Service aims to allow undergraduates hands on experience in public policy with the hope that they will be inspired to choose public service as a calling.

 Application - Due March 25 



 




 

Student Spotlight

St. Mary's Votes!

St. Mary's Votes!

Since its inception in 2004, the club has registered over 850 young people to vote in State and National elections. In 2008, the club expanded its role in civic engagement to include working as election and poll judges during primary and general elections.

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Advisory Board

  • Harry Weitzel, Chair, Center for the Study of Democracy, Chief Financial Officer, Waring Hotels, Inc. and Cherry Cove Companies and former College Trustee
  • Michael J.G. Cain, Director, Center for the Study of Democracy, Professor of Political Science, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Advisory Board Members

  • Jon Armajani, Associate Professor, Department of Theology, College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University
  • José Ballesteros, Associate Professor of Spanish, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Jennifer Cognard- Black, Professor of English, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Benjamin Bradlee, Vice President-at-Large of The Washington Post, former President of Historic St. Mary’s City Commission, and College Trustee
  • Benjamin L. Cardin, U.S. Senator and former College Trustee
  • John P. Casciano, President and Chief Executive Officer, GrayStar Associates LLC
  • Rosann Catalano, Roman Catholic theologian at the Institute for Christian and Jewish Studies
  • Kenneth Cohen, Assistant Professor of History, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Helen Ginn Daugherty, Professor of Sociology, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Alan Dillingham, Professor of Economics, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Joseph W. Dyer, Chief Strategy Officer, iRobot
  • Todd Eberly, Assistant Professor of Political Science and former Acting Director of the Center for the Study of Democracy
  • Regina Faden, Executive Director, Historic St. Mary’s City
  • Bonnie Green, Executive Director, The Patuxent Partnership and former College Trustee
  • Ronald Hoffman, Executive Director, Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture at the College of William and Mary
  • Charles Holden, Professor of History, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Steny Hoyer, U.S. Representative from Maryland and College Trustee
  • Thomas Penfield Jackson, Former U.S. District Court Judge and College Trustee
  • Randolph K. Larsen, Associate Professor of Chemistry, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Steve McMahon, Co-founder and Partner of Purple Strategies, LLC
  • Zach Messitte, President, Ripon College and former Director of the Center for the Study of Democracy
  • Bruce Riedel, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution
  • Terry Meyerhoff Rubenstein, Former Executive Vice President of the Joseph Meyerhoff Family Charitable Funds and former Trustee of St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Sahar Shafqat, Associate Professor of Political Science, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
  • Michael Steele, Former Lieutenant Governor of Maryland
  • Martin E. Sullivan, Director, Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery; former Director of Historic St. Mary’s City
  • Joseph Urgo, President, St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Aerial view of St. Mary's College of Maryland campus

St. Mary's College of Maryland
18952 E. Fisher Rd
St. Mary's City, MD 20686-3001
240-895-2000