News from Nairobi

News from Nairobi

By James Chege Librarian,  Maryknoll Institute of African Studies Public Lecture and PR Session  On Feb. 12, the Maryknoll Institute of African Studies sponsored  a public lecture on the contemporary political and economic realities in Kenya. This lecture is arranged...
Tribute concert to Victor Jara, March 27

Tribute concert to Victor Jara, March 27

A tribute concert Thursday, March 27, will celebrate the life of Victor Jara, the Chilean singer-songwriter, political activist and playwright assassinated during the Chilean military coup in 1973. On the 40th anniversary of his death, the Stearns County Pachanga...

Alumni in Action: Thomas Kilbride, J.D. ’78

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Illinois, lawyer, volunteer Hometown: Bradley, Ill. Major: Sociology/Human Services and Planning After graduating from Saint Mary’s with a double major in sociology and human services and planning, Thomas Kilbride ’78 attended...
Ed.D. Leadership program hosts 10th annual symposium

Ed.D. Leadership program hosts 10th annual symposium

Education leadership doctoral students in different stages of the program came together March 10 for the 10th annual Ed.D. research symposium on the Twin Cities campus at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Some students are just beginning their studies, while...