A bright future in lighting

A bright future in lighting

John “J.M.” Montecalvo ’09 always knew he wanted to be in the movies. There was just one problem: getting up the nerve to audition. “In high school, I was too scared to audition for plays so I told my dad I auditioned and didn’t get in,” he said. “I was lying, and my...
Students visit England for a literary fortnight

Students visit England for a literary fortnight

In a whirlwind tour of England May 26-June 9, 11 Saint Mary’s students were able to walk in the footsteps of authors whose works they’ve read in class. Highlights from the trip included going to Lyme-Regis to visit the home of John Fowles, the author of The French...
Alum named top Jamaican teacher

Alum named top Jamaican teacher

Loaneen Palmer-Carroll, an alumna of the M.Ed. program offered at the Catholic College of Mandeville in Jamaica, received the 2014 Jamaica Ministry of Education Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Teacher of the Year Award — naming her the top secondary...
Dancer given rare chance to work with Riverdance

Dancer given rare chance to work with Riverdance

Hannah Schwarze ’15 of St. Paul was able to high-step her way through Riverdance choreography this past fall as part of Saint Mary’s London Study Abroad Program. While the other students trained at Ireland’s Gaiety School of Acting, Schwarze — who has been Irish...