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  • 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...

  • May 30, 2011

    For the fifth consecutive year, St. Edward's University was named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This distinction recognizes the university's commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement. During 2010, in recognition of the university's 125th...

  • May 20, 2011

    Teachers and schools are in the news almost every single day. Test scores are up, test scores are down, money is being cut, programs are being eliminated, and a “shift is happening” in the teaching workforce. The Master of Arts in Teaching program at St. Edward’s University is...

  • May 17, 2011

    I have some exciting news! The St. Edward’s University New College program is announcing a new major — Organizational Leadership — beginning this fall. As the coordinator of this new major, I am knee-deep in collaborating to develop courses and design...

  • May 2, 2011

    I am delighted to announce that the RGK Foundation has honored the Kozmetsky Center of Excellence in Global Finance with a $75,000 grant to support a new program: the Distinguished Fellows Program starting Fall 2011. The Distinguished Fellows Program will connect St. Edward's with experts on...

  • April 26, 2011

    Living Learning Community. What does that mean? As a freshman this year, I participated in the Social Justice Living Learning Community. I lived fully, learned a lot about myself and the world around me, and now am part of a community that is forever. Community is the most important aspect of a...

  • April 25, 2011

    Living Learning Community. What does that mean? As a freshman this year, I participated in the Social Justice Living Learning Community. I lived fully, learned a lot about myself and the world around me, and now am part of a community that is forever. Community is the most important aspect of a LLC...

  • April 15, 2011

    Vartan Gregorian to Speak at Commencement St. Edward's University will confer 690 degrees during the university's 125th commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, at the Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River. Vartan Gregorian, the president of Carnegie Corporation, will deliver the keynote...