The St. Mary’s College of Maryland Board of Trustees quarterly meeting will take place on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 10:30 a.m. in Glendening Annex at St. Mary’s College. This general session is open to the public. View the meeting agenda here.
St. Mary’s College of Maryland has been recognized by the Institute of International Education as one of the nation’s top higher education institutions for international engagement. In the Institute of International Education’s latest Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange—released the beginning of International Education Week (Nov. 12-16)—among bachelor degree granting institutions, St. Mary’s College Find out more »
St. Mary’s College of Maryland student Dante Chestnut has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship by the Beltway Companies Endowed Scholarship Fund. Established in 2011 by Jack C. and Jeanne Saum, founders of Beltway Companies and both graduates of St. Mary’s College, the scholarship fund was developed as part of their commitment to corporate social responsibility. Find out more »
The 2012 elections will be tight according to faculty of the political science department at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, who are issuing their predictions for Nov. 6. Regardless of whom they predict to win the presidency, faculty members project a narrower margin of victory for the winner than in the 2008 election. The House Find out more »
The Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) has recently announced St. Mary’s College of Maryland winner of its 2012 Grand Award. The award distinction is the highest in PGMS’ Green Star Professional Grounds Management Awards program. The award recognizes St. Mary’s College as having one of the country’s best maintained landscapes in the colleges and universities Find out more »
Join the St. Mary’s Arboretum Association for a morning of planting presentations on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Campus Center of St. Mary’s College of Maryland from 9 a.m. until noon. All arboretum events are free and open to the public. Jackie Takacs, watershed restoration specialist with the Maryland Sea Grant Extension Program, will demonstrate Find out more »
St. Mary’s College of Maryland announced today its receipt of a $200,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The grant will fund initiatives over a three-year period, beginning in spring 2013, to expand civic engagement and service-learning opportunities in the college’s core curriculum. “As a residential liberal arts college, St. Mary’s College of Maryland has a Find out more »
The St. Mary’s Arboretum Association, in collaboration with the Chaney Foundation, is pleased to announce that it will distribute free native tree seedlings on a first-come, first-served basis at several upcoming St. Mary’s Arboretum Association events that are free and open to the public. On Saturday, Oct.13 at RiverFest, an activity-filled event that encourages appreciation Find out more »
This 2012-13 academic year, St. Mary’s College of Maryland is hosting American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow Kathy Johnson Bowles. Johnson Bowles is associate vice president of strategic initiatives and assistant professor of art at Longwood University. As an ACE Fellow at St. Mary’s College, Johnson Bowles will participate in administrative activities under the mentorship Find out more »
The St. Mary’s College of Maryland Board of Trustees quarterly meeting will take place on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 10:30 a.m. in Glendening Annex at St. Mary’s College. This general session is open to the public. View the meeting agenda here.