Perseverance through hardship

Perseverance through hardship

Standing before a crowd in Brother Louis Hall on the Twin Cities Campus, Pat Gerrits recently told her story of perseverance. In just a few weeks, Gerrits will complete her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services. As she spoke, she reached for her bottle of water...
HWY. 14 BRIDGE UPDATE

HWY. 14 BRIDGE UPDATE

BRIDGE AND TRAFFIC UPDATE 6:00 p.m. Tuesday Saint Mary’s has been working closely with the Minnesota Department of Transportation after a truck hit the Hwy. 14 pedestrian bridge on Monday afternoon. The bridge was declared unsafe by MnDOT, Hwy. 14 was closed to...
Hwy. 14 closed in Winona

Hwy. 14 closed in Winona

Hwy. 14 next to Saint Mary’s University is closed to through traffic after a truck hit the underside of the pedestrian bridge about 2 p.m. Monday. The Minnesota Department of Transportation inspected the bridge and declared it unsafe. The highway is closed until...
Campus solar panels ordered

Campus solar panels ordered

The Saint Mary’s student-organized solar panel initiative was successful in raising approximately $14,000, enough to order a 3.8 kilowatt system for campus. In order to take advantage of a Made in Minnesota Solar Panel Rebate, the project was downsized, but student...
Internship with Disney an illuminating experience

Internship with Disney an illuminating experience

As Walt Disney once said, “If you can dream it, you can do it.” Arielle Ems ’15 never dreamed she’d spend her summer interning at the happiest place on earth. The Saint Mary’s University theatre major from Portland, Ore., was hired as an entertainment tech intern,...