St. Mary’s Men Walk a Mile In Her Shoes

April 5, 2011 jrocha 0

The First Responders Network, Programs Board, and Walden Behavioral Health worked together to bring Walk a Mile In Her Shoes (WAM) to St. Mary’s on April 3. WAM is a walkathon where men raise money to combat sexualized violence by walking a mile in high heels. Proceeds went to Walden’s crisis program and the College’s First Responder’s Network. Above, students and Assistant Vice President for Academic Services Lenny Howard walk around the track.

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Board Votes to Increase Tuition by Six Percent

March 1, 2011 jrocha 0

During their General Session on Feb. 26, the Board of Trustees approved a six percent increase for tuition, room and board, and mandatory fees for the 2011-2012 academic year in a decision that Board of Trustees Chair Molly Mahoney Matthews described as following a “difficult discussion.”

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Nest Controversy Leads To Shutdown

February 15, 2011 jrocha 0

Though the Nest has not always been a popular late-night weekend hotspot, last semester saw extraordinarily high attendance, leading to a volatile situation that recently resulted in its temporary closing.

Alums Advise Prospective Farmers

February 15, 2011 jrocha 0

“Farmers should be respected just like doctors and lawyers,” said Meredith Epstein, ‘08, at a presentation she gave with fellow alum Guy Kilpatric, ‘09, on the successes both have found as part of a growing movement of young farmers in the United States.

Ice Rink Reaction Lukewarm

February 2, 2011 jrocha 0

Students returning to campus from winter break were welcomed back by an artificial ice rink event on Saturday, Jan. 22. Hosted by the Student Government Association (SGA) and Programs Board, the event was planned as a fun and unexpected way to start off the semester.

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Trustees Discuss Finances, Future

December 7, 2010 jrocha 0

Concerns over a tuition increase, budgeting, and the availability of scholarships dominated the conversation at the Board of Trustees’ second quarterly meeting of the academic year.