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In this issue
Graduation
Family Weekend 2013
St. Edward's Awarded $200,000 Grant
International Immersion in Uganda
Theater Arts Program Celebrates 40 Years
Hilltopper Family Spotlight
Mark Your Calendar
April 2013
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Mark Your Calendar

Academic Reminders

May 11: Commencement ceremony
May 20: First summer session classes begin
June 21: August graduation certifications due in the Office of the Registrar
July 2: Second summer session classes begin
Aug. 17: Official degree date for August graduates
Aug. 26: Fall 2013 classes begin

Upcoming Events on Campus

Kozmetsky Center Events and Speakers
Get insights on political, economic and social trends in hot spots across the globe and their implications for the world community. All events are held on campus and are free and open to the public.
April 24: Sustainability: A World of Opportunities
Public lecture with conservation expert Glenn T. Prickett, Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow and former United Nations Senior Fellow. Prickett oversees international and U.S. government relations, corporate practices and sustainability efforts, and relationships with leading international institutions and non-governmental organizations for the Nature Conservancy.
Time: 7–8:30 p.m.
Location: Jones Auditorium, Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center
Learn more about Kozmetsky Center programs »

Mary Moody Northen Theatre 2013
Join Us for Our 40th Anniversary Season!
April 11–21: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
By Oscar Wilde
Directed by Richard Robichaux

Join four young suitors as they negotiate mislaid babies, mistaken identities, secret engagements, an overbearing mother and some of the wittiest wordplay ever tossed over afternoon tea. This delightful comedy of manners features guest artists Barbara Chisholm, Robert Faires and Irene White.
June 13–30: THE SECRET GARDEN
Music by Lucy Simon; Book and lyrics by Marsha Norman; Based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Directed by Robert Westenberg

11-year-old Mary, orphaned by a cholera outbreak, is sent from India to Scotland to live with her reclusive widower uncle. Lost in their grief, Mary and her family struggle to regain their footing. Mary’s discovery of a secret garden, and her dedication to revive the magical space, leads to rebirth and renewal for all.
All Show Times: 7:30 p.m. Thursday–Saturday
2 p.m. Sunday
Location: Mary Moody Northen Theatre
Tickets: Call 512-448-8484 for tickets, or purchase tickets online
Learn more about these exciting productions »

Hilltopper Athletics Spring 2013 Season
Cheer on the Hilltoppers in basketball, baseball, softball, tennis and golf.
Check out the game schedules »

Student and Parent Orientation 2013
Help fellow parents get to know St. Edward’s!
Orientation programs are a vital part of our incoming freshmen’s successful transition to college. Help fellow parents get to know us by volunteering for a parent panel during our Orientation programs this summer. It’s a great way to meet other Hilltopper families and share your insights about St. Edward’s.
Freshman Orientation Dates
June 13–14 July 11–12
June 20–21 July 15–16
June 27–28 Aug. 21–22
Volunteer now for our parent panels at Orientation 2013!
Contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs »

 

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