Dr. Jim Towers retires from Saint Mary’s

Dr. Jim Towers retires from Saint Mary’s

Dr. Jim Towers has made a career of educating students and educating educators. He’s shared his passion for learning with students around the globe. His first teaching job after college was at a high school in the Australian outback — the wayoutback. In fact, he...
GIS business thrives with Saint Mary’s alumni

GIS business thrives with Saint Mary’s alumni

Mark Packard M’97 knew where to look for expertise in 2006 when the geographic information systems (GIS) department of an environmental consulting company he worked for spun off into its own company, ddms. Having earned his Master’s of Science in Geographic...
Education alumni honored for excellence

Education alumni honored for excellence

Several Saint Mary’s University Graduate School of Education alumni recently earned prestigious awards in their field — the most notable being Michelle Krell M’98, an administrator with Kasson-Mantorville Public Schools who was named the 2014 National Distinguished...
Graduates see bright future

Graduates see bright future

Earning a college degree is never easy, but the reward is lifelong. The student speakers at the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs Commencement Ceremony on June 1 would attest to that. PHOTO: Braulio Carrasco M’14...