Dr. Ting Ni retires from Saint Mary’s

Dr. Ting Ni retires from Saint Mary’s

Dr. Ting Ni’s remarkable story has inspired countless students throughout her tenure. (And it’s even suppressed a bit of whining by students who could otherwise be tempted to take their education for granted.) Ni, a native of Tianjin, China, grew up during the...
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...
Aspiring police officer spent semester with Interpol

Aspiring police officer spent semester with Interpol

Junior Colin Hennessy’s desire to help people started in grade school. Back then, he would play pretend fireman, chasing his dog with a water hose and spraying water into the open windows of his house. His parents put a kink in the hose. “Needless to say, my...
Reunion Weekend 2014, June 20-22

Reunion Weekend 2014, June 20-22

So many reasons to come back to campus for Reunion Weekend, June 20-22! Last year’s All-School Reunion and Centennial Weekend drew 1,000 people to campus for celebrating and reminiscing. In keeping with the momentum, this year’s Reunion Weekend events are designed to...
Degree helps alum land fire chief post

Degree helps alum land fire chief post

Tim Butler M’08 didn’t think that graduate school was for him. After all, it had been 25 years since he had earned his bachelor’s degree, and he had a fine job as Emergency Control Chief for the Saint Paul Fire Department. But he soon realized that if he was going to...