2006 News Releases

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  • December 6, 2006

    Margaret Gomez, ’91, MLA ’04, who graduated summa cum laude from New College, will deliver the keynote address for the New College and Graduate ceremony at 10 a.m. Gomez currently serves as Travis County Commissioner for Precinct Four. Prior to being elected Travis County commissioner,...

  • December 5, 2006

    In celebration of the Christmas and New Year holidays, St. Edward’s University will be closed beginning at noon on Friday, Dec. 23 through Monday, Jan. 2. The university will reopen with a normal operating schedule on Tuesday, Jan. 3. Undergraduate classes resume on Monday, Jan. 9, and...

  • December 1, 2006

    TG Interns for Success is a program of paid internships targeting sophomore through senior level students who are financial-aid eligible and underrepresented in graduate education. Preference will be given to students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. “This program gives students an opportunity to...

  • December 1, 2006

    St. Edward's University, in collaboration with the Montopolis Community, invites everyone to attend the Sixth Annual Las Posadas Celebration. The candlelight procession concludes with traditional food and drink and entertainment by the St. Edward's University Ballet Folklórico, Mariachi Alas de Oro...

  • November 25, 2006

    Learn about everything from Crisis of Identity to Advertising’s Negative Effect on Young Girls at the Fall 2006 Honors Thesis Symposium. Help support St. Edward's University honors students as they present their research from 1-4:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1 in Mabee Ballroom A, Robert and...

  • November 10, 2006

    Since whites make up 67 percent of the American population, the paper first filtered out schools whose white students number more than 67 percent before identifying the greatest percentages of black, Asian and Hispanic undergraduate students. Other than white students, no college listed has another...

  • November 8, 2006

    Goulding recently retired in October as acting warden of St. Antony's College at the University of Oxford, a position he held since 1997. Previously he served as the United Nations' under-secretary-general for Special Political Affairs (1996-1993) and under-secretary-general for Peacekeeping...

  • November 6, 2006

    Mary Ellen Sheehan, professor emerita of Theology, will discuss “Cosmic Consciousness and Christian Commitment: Some Mutual Challenges” as part of the Most Reverend Bishop John McCarthy Lecture Series. The lecture is at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7, in Jones Auditorium at the Robert and...

  • November 2, 2006

    St. Edward's University Community Provides Food for Families For more than 20 years, St. Edward's University has helped feed 20 different families annually over the Thanksgiving holiday. The meals are made possible through the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive and the generous donations of the campus...

  • October 29, 2006

    Help kick off the 2006-07 basketball season at St. Edward's University at the Topper Basketball Tournament Rally from 4-6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 17, outside the Recreation and Convocation Center. Enjoy a cookout with hamburgers, hot dogs and sausage wraps at the rally. Cash or the Topper Tender meal...

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