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  • March 3, 2015

    Assistant Professor of Communication Scott Christopherson’s film, Peace Officer, has been selected to premiere at the 2015 SXSW Film Festival. Associate Professor of English Chris Flynn’s film, Swimming with Byron, is just getting off the ground. We talked with the two directors about...

  • February 19, 2015

    When Brother Romard Barthel, CSC, ’47 handed a young freshman at St. Edward’s University a copy of The Handbook of Physics over 50 years ago, he never imagined the impact it would have.  That freshman was Alex Marusak ’63, who spent his professional career at Los Alamos...

  • February 16, 2015

    The cover of the winter issue of St. Edward’s University Magazine was the subject of a fair amount of debate in our editorial offices. Does it tell a compelling story? Would it make you open the magazine? Does it connect our readers to the university? We asked all of the questions you’...

  • February 11, 2015

    Austin’s entrepreneurial center of gravity got a whole lot stronger today with the announcement of a partnership between The Bill Munday School of Business at St. Edward’s University, and Capital Factory, an Austin-based early-stage accelerator for tech startups. What makes this...

  • February 10, 2015

    While Homecoming and Family Weekend is an exciting event for all members of the St. Edward’s University family, it’s a particularly special time for those alumni who are truly coming home. As we celebrate our community, our beautiful campus and our traditions, it’s also...

  • January 28, 2015

    In 2014, Pope Francis became the 4th pope to visit the Holy Land. Francis said that the prime aim of his visit was to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic meeting in Jerusalem between Pope Paul VI and then Patriarch of Constantinople Athenagoras. Pope Francis on a Pilgrimage to the Holy...

  • December 4, 2014

    HELENA, MT – Carroll College is pleased to announce a new combined degree program with St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas. The newly created partnership provides an opportunity for students at St. Edward’s University to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering...

  • November 26, 2014

    As featured in the Austin American-Statesman Authored by Tracy Manier, Dean of Admission There’s an old line of thinking in the college admission world: get families of high school juniors and seniors talking about your school at the Thanksgiving table. After all, Thanksgiving, the most...

  • October 31, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas (Oct. 31, 2014) – Five College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) students from St. Edward’s University were selected for the Monsanto Scholars Program. Each student will receive a $5,000 scholarship for the 2014-2015 school year. The 2014-15 Monsanto Fund Scholarship...

  • October 16, 2014

    For the St. Edward’s University Campus Ministry Office, the beginning of the 2015 spring semester will signal the start of far more than just a new year. A year and a half after being temporarily relocated during construction, the Campus Ministry staff will move into their new home, the...