2005 News Releases

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  • December 17, 2005

    On Dec. 17, 2005, St. Edward's University will confer 356 diplomas as the university recognizes graduating students in two ceremonies. The ceremony for New College and graduate students is at 10 a.m. followed by the ceremony for traditional undergraduates at 2 p.m. in the Recreation &...

  • December 2, 2005

    On Friday, Dec. 9, at 6:30 p.m., St.Edward’s rings in the holiday season with a Festival of Lights. Come celebrate this holiday tradition in song, prayer and community as the Main Building is illuminated in a wash of beautiful colors. After the outdoor lighting ceremony, don’t miss a...

  • November 9, 2005

    St. Edward's University celebrates International Education Week (Nov. 14 - 18), a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to recognize the importance of global exchange between the U.S. and other countries. Throughout the week, various events will take...

  • November 2, 2005

    The Kozmetsky Center of Excellence in Global Finance at St. Edward's University presents a dialogue between Madeleine Albright, former secretary of state of the United States, and Rosario Green, former secretary of state of Mexico, on Nov. 17, at 1:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public...

  • November 2, 2005

    Las Posadas On Dec. 1, at 5:45 p.m., St. Edward's University invites the community to attend the fifth annual Las Posadas celebration. In Mexico, "las posadas" are celebrated on each of the nine days before Christmas to commemorate the journey of Mary and Joseph from Nazareth to Bethlehem , in...

  • October 31, 2005

    Beginning Nov. 11, the St. Edward's University Fine Arts program will exhibit "A Prayer for Clean Water" by artist Paul McLean. The exhibition will continue through Dec. 4 and will include three lectures by the artist. McLean will present an installation of paintings, drawings, photographs, audio...

  • October 27, 2005

    Restoration comedy of manners at its best — a barrage of wit takes aim at the privileged class while jealousy and infidelity run rampant through the better houses of London. Mirabel must overcome the disdain of Lady Wishfort in order to secure her niece Millimant's hand in marriage. Hilarity ensues...

  • October 26, 2005

    Here ye, here ye! The St. Edward's community is participating in a month-long celebration of the 1,000th birthday of St. Edward, the Confessor and King, patron saint of St. Edward's University. A series of on-campus events, beginning with a reception to honor the Congregation of Holy Cross; kick...

  • October 18, 2005

    On Friday, November 4, Margaret O'Brien Steinfels, co-director of the Fordham Center on Religion and Culture, will speak at St. Edward's University as part of the Most Reverend Bishop John McCarthy Series on the Catholic Church in the 21st Century. Steinfels lectures frequently on topics related to...

  • October 17, 2005

    This is not just any birthday. St. Edward, King of England and the patron saint of St. Edward's University, would be 1,000 years old this month. To mark the occasion, St. Edward's students, faculty and staff at St. Edward's University are donating over 1,000 hours of community service to the Austin...

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