On July 1, Associate Vice President for Planning and Facilities Charles “Chip” Jackson will take over as Vice President for Business and Finance. Jackson will replace the current Vice President for Business and Finance, Tom Botzman, as he will move on to become the President of Misericordia University in Dallas, Read More
On Thursday, Sept. 2, and Friday, Sept. 3, the St. Mary’s campus community experienced rain showers and cloudy skies related to Hurricane Earl. It was the first weather-related incident of the college year and the first incident that could have required emergency actions.
State auditors are taking a close look at St. Mary’s financial practices after a routine audit arrived at mixed findings regarding a large land purchase made with a Trustee.
In light of the recent economic downturn, the College has initiated a defensive budget strategy for fiscal year 2010 (FY10) and the future. Although it has not drastically changed from previous years, the new plan seeks to proactively increase the College’s revenue, and then spend that money as wisely as Read More
The Presidential Search Committee has invited four candidates to come to campus for a final round of meetings with the St. Mary’s College community, according to the Co-Chair of the Presidential Search Committee, Trustee Molly Mahoney. With the help of a national executive search firm, Isaacson Miller, the Search Committee Read More
An anonymous source delivered a copy of a letter to The Point News that was circulated to over twenty faculty members. The memo details a series of events leading up to a meeting between Professor Tom Barrett, the Chair of the History Department, and President Jane Margaret O’Brien and the Read More
If anybody knows where the chart that appeared on the wall of the Kent Hall copy room came from, they aren’t saying. Entitled “SMCM Salary Increases Since 2000,” the chart gives a picture of the disparity between the salaries of administrators and professors. Since salaries are public knowledge, the chart Read More