E-News for Parents

in this issue

St. Edward’s Garners National Recognition


Lloyd Axworthy & Madeleine Albright Visit Campus


Ed Begley Jr. Co-Directs César & Ruben
Austin Premiere at St. Edward’s


Fall Workshops Help Students Explore Careers


Student Spotlight: Linus Akanoh Jr., ’06


Résumé Builders


Introducing Parent and Guest Access


Hilltop Tips: Spring Break Alternatives


Parents: Save these Dates

December 2005 | Volume 1 | Issue 1

Headlines from the Hilltop

Get All the News you Need with E-News for Parents

Students walking on campusWelcome to our inaugural issue of E-News for Parents, an e-newsletter published twice a year and designed specifically for St. Edward’s University parents. Look for your next e-newsletter in April.


Here’s what you’ll enjoy in each issue:

  • Top news stories from campus
  • Updates on important semester deadlines and events
  • News about upcoming opportunities for your student
  • Spotlights on successful students
  • Tips from faculty members and administrators

Read more headlines from the hilltop:


Academic Round Up

Fall Workshops Help Students Explore Careers

Career WorkshopStudents explored career choices through a variety of fall workshops, including the November Career Panels, which featured a question-and-answer panel with 12 university alumni from a variety of professions, including medicine, business, photography, law, human resources, communication, counseling and politics. Read the full story.


Student Spotlight: Linus Akanoh Jr., ’06

Linus Akanoh Jr., ’06 Linus Akanoh Jr. loves numbers — and the Accounting Information Technology major has turned that passion into a statewide research award and an internship at University Federal Credit Union. Read the full story.


Résumé Builders

Programs and Resources Want to help your student prepare for a successful career? St. Edward’s offers a variety of programs and resources that are designed to help your student achieve success. Learn about other upcoming résumé builders.


Get Ready for Spring

Parents: Save these Dates!

Save these Dates: Homecoming This section spotlights key programs that you’ll want to attend (or tell your student about). In this issue, you’ll find information on:

  • Fall Graduation
  • Homecoming and Parents Weekend 2006
  • Black Heritage Month
  • Spring Semester at a Glance, and more ...

Get the details.

P.S. Pass it on ...

If you know fellow parents or future Hilltopper parents who would like to receive this newsletter, forward this copy to them — and they can register for E-News for Parents.

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