Alumni in Action: John Johnston, FSC ’55, M’63

Superior General of the De La Salle Christian Brothers Hometown: Memphis, Tenn. Major: Modern Languages Brother John Johnston lived an illustrious life as a De La Salle Christian Brother that spanned 56 years. He earned a degree in modern languages in 1955 and then...
First group of Teaching Fellows complete program

First group of Teaching Fellows complete program

Twelve graduate school faculty members at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota recently completed a new Teaching Fellows Program. Offered through the university’s Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT), this project is part of the university’s ongoing...
First-generation students will benefit from May 21 event

First-generation students will benefit from May 21 event

One year after a successful inaugural event, the second annual First Generation Initiative SOAR Breakfast at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is scheduled for Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at the Saint Mary’s University Center in Minneapolis. The free, public event,...
Alum Frank Miley to become president of Cretin-Derham Hall

Alum Frank Miley to become president of Cretin-Derham Hall

Frank Miley, J.D. uses the analogy of an anchor and a compass when he talks about assuming the position of president of Cretin-Derham Hall in St. Paul. “Our history, tradition and faith are our anchor and compass,” he said. “They ground us and they point us in the...