Living Learning Communities help students adjust and engage

Living Learning Communities help students adjust and engage

  The four Living Learning Communities (LLCs) offered to freshmen in 2013-14 help students both fit in and stand out as they begin their college careers. CAPTION: This year’s “Well Inc.” Living Learning Community learns about healthy food preparation from a local...
Meet Kaye O’Leary, board of trustees member

Meet Kaye O’Leary, board of trustees member

Saint Mary’s University is grateful to the talented members of its board of trustees for their service and devotion to the betterment of the institution. CAPTION: Kaye O’Leary, front right, with other SMU Trustees and administration on their spring trip to...
High schoolers ready after 4 years of Countdown to College

High schoolers ready after 4 years of Countdown to College

  They arrived as strangers and graduated as family. At first, they had some hard exteriors — even as incoming ninth graders — protective shells that somewhat reflected their hometown urban settings. But, after four years of collaborating on classroom...