2000 News Releases

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  • July 31, 2000

    The Master of Liberal Arts is a flexible and creative approach to graduate education in the humanities, arts, sciences, and social sciences. Going beyond the boundaries of the traditional disciplines, the MLA program boasts an individualized, interdisciplinary approach that provides students with...

  • July 27, 2000

    Dr. Andrew Robson, a former professor of English at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, will lead St. Edward's University School of Humanities. Robson, who earned his doctoral degree from the Australian National University, also served as chair of the English, Humanities, and Languages...

  • July 19, 2000

    [Students' hometowns are noted in bold type.] AUSTIN-Six St. Edward's University theater students were well represented at this year's Austin Critics' Table Awards, taking the Deacon Crain Award for Outstanding Theatre for the third consecutive year. The awards, which honor work produced on Austin...

  • June 12, 2000

    "Barefoot in the Park" is Neil Simon's hilarious comedy of young newlyweds moving into their first apartment-a sixth floor walk-up in New York City with a leaky roof, no furniture, a bad paint job and one very strange upstairs neighbor. This sweet and funny battle of spunky optimism going...

  • May 16, 2000

    AUSTIN St. Edward's University officials conferred approximately 370 degrees and awarded the Most Reverend Joseph A. Fiorenza, bishop of Galveston-Houston, an honorary doctor of humane letters degree during spring commencement. The universitys 114th commencement was held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May...

  • May 5, 2000

    AUSTIN St. Edward's University presented 12 students with Presidential Awards during an Honors Night Ceremony on Monday, May 1, in the Mabee Ballroom of the Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center on campus. The universitys prestigous Presidential Awards are given to six to 12 qualified outstanding...

  • April 3, 2000

    AUSTIN One of the most popular and talented golfers on the grueling Professional Golf Association (PGA) circuit, Ben Crenshaw, will receive St. Edward's Universitys 2000 Mission Award at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, in the Mabee Ballroom of the Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center on campus. The...

  • February 17, 2000

    AUSTIN In the U.S. Department of Education's (DOE) first-ever national report card on educational issues, St. Edward's University was reported to have had a 97% pass rate for its test takers and ranked 20th out of the 86 institutions in Texas with educator preparation programs. The recently...

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