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Tapping into Sustainability

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When St. Mary’s University revealed its first rainwater harvesting tank – a 5,050-gallon, 10-foot-tall container that irrigates landscaping previously irrigated by pumped water – David Turner, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences, couldn’t have been happier. To some, the water tank might look like an 800-pound chunk of real estate near Garni Hall, but for Turner, it is a diving board into the future.

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St. Mary's University is a member of NCAA Division II and the Heartland Conference

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St. Mary's athletics programs have earned six national titles in basketball, baseball, softball and golf (one individual and one academic)

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Industrial, Electrical and Computer Engineering programs at St. Mary's University are ABET-accredited

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Tuition placed below the national average for four-year private institutions

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PayScale.com reports that St. Mary's graduates' long-term earning potential is in the top 20 percent in the South