Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology Andrew Cognard-Black recently co-authored the article “Demography of Honors: The Census of U.S. Honors Programs and Colleges.” The article uses new data that allowed Cognard-Black and his collaborators for the first time to identify common administrative structures and curricular features of honors programs and honors colleges in the United States. Richard I. Find out more »
Chemistry student and photographer Lynn Stevens ’19 had a photo published in the American Chemical Society’s Chemistry in Pictures website. Working with Assistant Professor of Chemistry Dan Chase, Stevens combined the chemicals β-ketoiminato boron difluoride and 4-N,N-dimethylbenzaldehyde through a Knoevenagel Condensation resulting in fluorescent dyes. After purifying her reaction mixture through a column of silica, Find out more »
Alumna Nicole Zimmerman ’14, recently spent a week capturing and tagging Columbia spotted frogs in the remote Indian Valley in central Nevada, along with other volunteers and biologists from state and federal agencies. Called “Frog Week,” this collaborative conservation effort has led to the removal by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of the Columbia Find out more »
Monday, Feb. 20; Tuesday, Feb. 28; Wednesday, March 8 St. Mary’s College of Maryland’s Center for the Study of Democracy announces three February and March events that are free of charge and open to the public. Migration Crisis in Europe: Is America a Bystander? Takes place on Monday, Feb. 20, 6 p.m., in Cole Cinema, Find out more »
June 24, 2015 In recent months, emails from concerned alumni and students about human rights conditions in the Gambia have been on the increase. As you are aware, our PEACE program has a memorandum of understanding with The University of the Gambia. St. Mary’s College also presented Gambia PresidentYahya Jammeh an honorary degree in 2004. Find out more »
Professor of Art Sue Johnson’s latest exhibition, “Ready-Made Dream,” will be on display through June 1 at the Joy Pratt Markham Gallery, Walton Art Center, in Fayetteville, Ark.
St. Mary’s College of Maryland today unveiled a new graphic identity designed to celebrate and solidify the college’s strengths and recognition among the nation’s best colleges and universities. A ‘soft’ rollout of the new graphic identity, designed by Claude Skelton Design, began in March on the college’s website. Key aspects of the new design: St. Find out more »