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Mar 27 2017

Her Own Boss

By Jasmine DeLeon (B.A. ’11, M.A. ’15) When she was a little girl, Chantel Avila (B.B.A. ’15) wanted to be a lawyer like the character Elle Woods in the movie Legally Blonde. But Avila didn’t want to…

Mar 17 2017

The Full St. Mary’s Experience

Living on campus is a big part of the unique community spirit of St. Mary’s, and the University plans to continue enhancing residence life. by Alex Z. Salinas (B.A. ’11) When Leslie Ortiz was deciding where to…

Mar 17 2017
Julissa Carielo (B.B.A. '95), founder of the Maestro Entrepreneur Center.

Center helps small businesses jump-start growth

by Jasmine DeLeon (B.A. ’11, M.A. ’15) After 12 years of working in the construction industry, Julissa Carielo (B.B.A. ’95) quit her job to start her own construction firm.  She began with only two employees. Ten years…

Mar 17 2017
Stephanie Ward, Ph.D., and student volunteers riding their bicycles to deliver books as part of Ride for Reading.

Cycling for Literacy

by Jasmine DeLeon (B.A. ’11, M.A. ’15) Her first job was at age 9, riding her bike to sell eggs from her family’s farm to neighbors. Her second job was at age 14, working in a library,…

Mar 15 2017
Child Protective Services Seminar

Unique seminar prepares law students for child abuse cases

by Destinee Russell, second-year law student The St. Mary’s School of Law began piloting an innovative course this spring that teaches law students about issues related to representing clients in the abuse and neglect docket of Bexar…

Mar 15 2017

The Music Man

by Anndria Flores (B.A. ’12, M.A. ’16) On a warm fall day, a group of young men and women casually gathered near the Quad on the St. Mary’s University campus and began playing impromptu beats on a…

Mar 13 2017
SET alumna Jessica Johnson.

Engineering alumna continues to win big at H-E-B

by Alex Z. Salinas (B.A. ’11) Shortly after Jessica Johnson (B.S. ’09, M.S. ’11) came to St. Mary’s University, she set a goal for herself: win “Industrial Engineering Student of the Year” her senior year. To achieve…

Feb 28 2017
Iliana De La Cruz sits by the Cotrell Commons.

The Girl Wonder

by Alex Z. Salinas (B.A. ’11) Iliana De La Cruz is curious about the world. For as long as she can remember, De La Cruz has wondered about how and why things work. When she came to…

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