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Oct 6 2017

San Antonio to celebrate 65th annual Red Mass

The San Antonio legal community will join together at San Fernando Cathedral on Thursday, Oct. 12, to take part in a centuries-old tradition called Red Mass to celebrate the beginning…

Sep 26 2017
Judge David Ezra

Law Alumni Association honors distinguished alumni

The St. Mary’s University Law Alumni Association will honor three graduates – The Hon. David A. Ezra (J.D. ’72), George H. Spencer Jr. (J.D. ’77) and Emmanuel Garcia (J.D. ’11)…

Sep 19 2017

Conference to examine future of NAFTA

Mayors, ambassadors, business leaders to speak on trade topics The political and trade relations among the three North American nations will be the focus of “NAFTA 2.0: The Future of…

Sep 18 2017

Mengler reappointed to another term as president

  Board of Trustees’ decision unanimous; first five years seen as success President Thomas M. Mengler, J.D., was unanimously reappointed to another term as President of St. Mary’s University by…

Sep 8 2017

Alumni Association to honor 2017 distinguished alumni

The St. Mary’s University Alumni Association will honor three graduates – Erika Gonzalez-Reyes, M.D. (B.S. ’98), Doris Slay-Barber (B.A. ’74) and Stuart Parker (M.B.A. ’95) – at its annual Distinguished…

Aug 30 2017

St. Mary’s athletics to join Lone Star Conference

St. Mary’s University Athletics is poised to begin an exciting new chapter in its storied history. The Rattlers will join the Lone Star Conference beginning in the 2019-2020 school year,…

Jun 22 2017

Community welcomes new members of administration

University hires VP for Finance and Administration, AVP for Career Services, Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences St. Mary’s University has three new members of its leadership team: Peggy DeBartolo,…

Jun 6 2017
Mathew Joseph, Ph.D.

Joseph earns 2017 Higher Ed SIG Lifetime Achievement Award

St. Mary’s University Marketing Professor Mathew Joseph, Ph.D., has been awarded the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award by the Marketing for Higher Education Special Interest Group (SIG), within the American Marketing…

Jun 5 2017
Dr. Colette Daubner in her office

Daubner awarded nearly $30K to benefit Biology students

St. Mary’s University Biological Sciences Professor Colette Daubner, Ph.D., recently received a $29,985 grant from the National Science Foundation to further enhance the University’s Biology curriculum. Starting in fall 2017,…

May 15 2017
Tom and Leti Contreras

Business students to benefit from $2 million gift

Contreras donation will boost Risk Management program Tom and Leti Contreras have made another landmark gift to their alma mater. This time, it’s $2 million for the Risk Management program…

May 8 2017

USAA CEO to address St. Mary’s spring grads

Cockrell, Kowalski will receive honorary doctorates USAA CEO Stuart Parker, who earned an MBA in Finance from St. Mary’s in 1995, will serve as keynote speaker at the University’s 165th…

Apr 18 2017

St. Mary’s stands among Colleges of Distinction

University appears on 2017 national, Texas and Catholic colleges lists St. Mary’s University recently became one of about 300 schools in the nation recognized as Colleges of Distinction. An honor, not a…

Apr 13 2017

55th Fiesta Jazz Festival features Yellowjackets

The Grammy Award-winning Yellowjackets jazz quartet will headline the 55th annual Fiesta Jazz Festival, April 28-29 at St. Mary’s University. Enjoy the sounds of great national, regional and local artists…

Apr 12 2017
Business students compete at 2017 FTA competition

Business students shine at national competitions

Undergraduate students from the Greehey School of Business continue to command the spotlight at national competitions, such as the annual Free Trade Alliance International Business Plan competition and the Enactus…

Apr 11 2017

Fiesta Oyster Bake 2017 parking advisory

Below are parking changes planned for University parking lots in preparation for Fiesta Oyster Bake. Pre-event parking signs will be posted by April 17. We apologize for any temporary inconvenience….

Jan 23 2017

St. Mary’s Law unveils new sculpture

The St. Mary’s University School of Law celebrated the dedication and blessing of the “Christ Among the Doctors” sculpture on Saturday in the Law Commons of the Sarita Kenedy East…

Dec 15 2016

$100,000 grant will help build cybersecurity lab

The School of Science, Engineering and Technology recently received a $100,000 grant from the Hearst Foundations to help build an advanced computer lab for the Cybersecurity program at St. Mary’s…

Dec 13 2016
Clinical Professor Lee Terán accepts the Santa Maria Justice Award.

Terán accepts the Santa Maria Justice Award

The Center for Legal and Social Justice at the St. Mary’s University School of Law awarded retiring Clinical Professor of Law Lee J. Terán the Santa Maria Justice Award at…

Dec 8 2016

School of Business unveils new MBA program

The Greehey School of Business at St. Mary’s University is now accepting students for its brand-new MBA for Professionals program, which begins classes in August. The MBA for Professionals (MBAP)…

Dec 6 2016

CPS Energy boss Gold-Williams to address grads

St. Mary’s University alumna Paula Gold-Williams (B.B.A. ’84), president and CEO of CPS Energy, will serve as keynote speaker at the 16th annual Fall Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 10. The…

Nov 15 2016

St. Mary’s band director rakes in awards

Matthew Mireles, DMA, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Bands, was in Kansas City and Chicago last week competing in the 14th U.S. Open Brass Band Championships. Mireles is…

Nov 1 2016

Acclaimed conductor/composer to visit St. Mary’s

Amram has composed dozens of musical scores, conducted top orchestras Famed conductor, composer, performer and musician David Amram will visit St. Mary’s University on Nov. 7 to speak with students…

Oct 27 2016

Alumni Association honors distinguished alumni

The St. Mary’s University Alumni Association will honor three graduates – Charles T. Barrett Jr. (B.B.A. ’62), Ray E. Berend (B.B.A. ’67) and retired Col. Richard J. Muraski Jr. (B.A….

Oct 21 2016

Anonymous donors pledge $2.8 million for humanities

Additional benefactor, Grunwald, leaves $350,000 to student veterans Two donors who wish to remain anonymous have given St. Mary’s University a planned estate gift of $2.8 million to recognize Mexican-American…

Oct 20 2016

Peer Court takes shape at the School of Law

The St. Mary’s University School of Law began piloting a new program, Peer Court, this fall to divert local high school students away from the criminal justice system. The program…

Oct 18 2016
2016 Lone Star Classic Winners

Loyola Law School wins 2016 Lone Star Classic

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles claimed the national title in the St. Mary’s University School of Law‘s annual Lone Star Classic mock trial competition with its final-round victory over the…

Oct 17 2016

Symbols the topic of Las Americas Letters Series

Event dedicated to the late Brother Cletus Behlmann St. Mary’s University will celebrate the power to convey great meaning in a small form at this year’s Las Americas Letters Series…

Oct 12 2016

StMU 5K to benefit West Side neighborhoods

University community, local runners, dogs invited St. Mary’s University will host its third annual 5K run/walk – the StMU 5K for the Neighborhood – Sunday, Oct. 23, at 9 a.m….

Oct 6 2016
Red Mass 2015

San Antonio to celebrate 64th Annual Red Mass

On Oct. 6, the San Antonio legal community will come together at San Fernando Cathedral, 115 Main Plaza, to take part in a centuries-old tradition celebrating the beginning of the…

Sep 29 2016

St. Mary’s STEM programs get $5.3 million boost

Federal grant focuses on Hispanic, low-income students St. Mary’s University this week was awarded more than $5.3 million to boost the growth of its School of Science, Engineering and Technology….

Jul 14 2016

St. Mary’s among nation’s best, says Money

Quality, affordability, outcomes make StMU fourth in Texas, 52nd overall Money Magazine ranked St. Mary’s University the best university in San Antonio, fourth in Texas and 52nd nationally in its…

Jul 12 2016

Rwandan ambassador to visit St. Mary’s

Rwanda’s ambassador to the United States, Mathilde Mukantabana, will visit St. Mary’s University next week to meet with leadership and students. The emphasis of the ambassador’s visit is “Rwanda at…

Jul 12 2016

St. Mary’s community mourns Brother Cletus

Marianist artist lives on in bright, cheerful paintings Beloved artist Brother Cletus Behlmann, S.M., died Tuesday in San Antonio at age 82. He leaves behind a trove of truly unique…

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