Phillip Cappello (’16) is a dual major in economics and public policy with a minor in political science. His SMP is entitled “Legalized Marijuana: An Examination Of The Economics And Policy Implications Of Legalized Cannabis.” Professor Asif Dowla is his faculty mentor. Cappello’s research is intended to guide lawmakers through some of the cost-benefit analyses and Find out more »
St. Mary’s College graduating senior Matthew Flyr, an economics major, weighs the comparative advantage and opportunity cost of the presidential ambition of Dr. Ben Carson, the man who saved his life.
Interview conducted by Sarah Jablon Each year the River Concert Series at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, led by Jeffrey Silberschlag and the Chesapeake Orchestra, features some of our most talented student musicians. Among the student musicians participating in this year’s River Concert Series is Nathaniel Silberschlag, who performed as a horn soloist during the Find out more »
Every summer St. Mary’s College student musicians are able to become student members of the Chesapeake Orchestra, directed by Jeffrey Silberschlag. As members, the students perform alongside seasoned musicians during the popular River Concert Series. To prepare for the concerts, students practice on their own and with the orchestra twice per week. Before the start Find out more »
What semesters are internships abroad available? Every semester How many credits can students receive for an internship abroad? 4-16 credits Which majors complete internships abroad? Any major can intern abroad. Recently museum studies, anthropology and economics majors have participated. What course does the internship count toward? The course number is 398 and counted under the Find out more »
We sat down with four students of this fall’s incoming class and took notes on some pretty amazing feats. You’ll get to know a commuter student who is enthralled by film and loves to travel. Hear from a talented singer who aspires to teach. Meet a transfer student who completed a pretty cool summer internship Find out more »