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  • August 9, 2011

    Our distinguished faculty members are scholar-practitioners with years of industry experience and research acclaim. Nearly 90% of our professors hold PhDs or the highest degree in their discipline. They stay active in their fields and are passionate about bringing their expertise to the classroom....

  • August 4, 2011

    The St. Edward’s University Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve experienced a recent lion invasion — hosting 29 international high school students at the preserve who were travelling as part of the Lion’s Club exchange program. Hailing from around the world ­— including...

  • August 1, 2011

    Alex Simons, a senior double majoring in Digital Media Management and Marketing and minoring in Photocommunications, shares her experience working as a communications intern at the Downtown Austin Alliance, a partnership of people and businesses working to strengthen the environment of downtown....

  • July 21, 2011

    What do you get when you team up five undergraduate students with Brother Gerald Muller, CSC? A band — Brother Muller and His Brothers. Pasquale Mattozzi, a junior at St. Edward’s, teamed up with fellow students and St. Edward’s Rugby Football Club members Hugh Devore (...

  • July 18, 2011

    Our distinguished faculty members are scholar-practitioners with years of industry experience and research acclaim. Nearly 90% of our professors hold PhDs or the highest degree in their discipline. They stay active in their fields and are passionate about bringing their expertise to the classroom....

  • July 13, 2011

    A powerful new coaching partnership for St. Edward’s University Softball is announced today as two NCAA All-Americans and an Olympic Gold Medalist take leadership roles. NCAA All-American Lindsay Gardner is named Head Softball Coach and Cat Osterman, also an NCAA All-American, and an Olympic...

  • July 8, 2011

    St. Edward's University has received a $25,000 grant from Monsanto Fund, a private foundation and the philanthropic arm of Monsanto Company. The grant will provide scholarships to outstanding students majoring in the natural sciences and other select majors who are enrolled in St. Edward’s...

  • June 29, 2011

    Physical Plant teamed up with the Marketing Office to enter three St. Edward’s University trees into the City of Austin Tree of the Year Award. Two tree types are chosen annually: large and small. Naturally, the Sorin Oak was at the top of the list for the large tree category. Tom Dunlap,...

  • June 23, 2011

    You don’t have to be a scientist for science to be transformative. The Summer 2011 issue of St. Edward’s University Magazine explores how science improves the quality of our lives and provides solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems. Starting on page 14, we’ll...

  • June 7, 2011

    In early June, new faces will arrive on campus as the Class of 2015 attends Orientation at St. Edward's University. The first group of incoming freshmen will visit campus June 9–10 for the opening session of the New Undergraduate Student and Parent Orientation, which welcomes the newest...