First class of First Generation Scholars to graduate May 10

First class of First Generation Scholars to graduate May 10

Their dreams are as endless as their potential. The first nine graduating First Generation Initiative Scholars have goals of going into education, social work, optometry, business, graphic design, law and psychology. These nine smiling faces — who will receive their...
Fun and games with microeconomics

Fun and games with microeconomics

When you describe microeconomics, should the word “fun” top your list? Students in Michael Ratajczyk’s Principles of Microeconomics course think so.  Throughout the semester they engaged in mini-games or “social experiments” to operate an international market, a...
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,...