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  • October 7, 2014

    October 21, 2014, marks a day of renewal for a small and humble building that has served as the worship center at St. Edward’s University for more than 65 years. After an extensive renovation, Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel will be blessed and dedicated by Most Reverend Joe S. Vasquez, DD,...

  • October 4, 2014

    The Maze Runner author James Dashner and Lauren Oliver, creator of Delirium series among headliners AUSTIN—The Texas Teen Book Festival is here! This Saturday will be jam-packed with author sessions and panels, book signings, vendor displays, and more. The full lineup of 29 authors...

  • October 4, 2014

    Measuring just 100 feet long, 40 feet wide and 20 feet high, Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel has by no means been the grandest building on the St. Edward’s University campus. And yet, that hasn’t stopped it from being hugely significant for the thousands who have worshiped, celebrated,...

  • October 1, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas – St. Edward's University will offer cross country as a men's and women's varsity sport in Fall 2015. Teams will compete in the Heartland Conference in Division II of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The competitive season will consist of five to...

  • September 24, 2014

    By Colin Stonecipher  Not everyone remembers their first trip on an airplane. Ariana Villegas, a junior at St. Edward’s University, will have a hard time forgetting hers. Villegas, a native of Austin and first generation college student, left the state of Texas for the first time this...

  • September 11, 2014

    A group of St. Edward’s University students in The Bill Munday School of Business succeeded in helping Conley Sports Productions, the production company for the Austin Marathon, to develop an economic impact study for the Austin Marathon. The students also developed a tool for Conley Sports...

  • September 9, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas – For the 12th consecutive year, St. Edward’s University was recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s Best Colleges, moving up two spots to #13 in the 2015 Best Regional Universities West region rankings. St. Edward’s is...

  • September 3, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Rachel Murray, a women's soccer graduate from St. Edward's University, has been named a finalist for the 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year award as announced on Tuesday. Ten women from each of the three divisions make up the top 30, spanning various NCAA sports. The top 30...

  • August 25, 2014

    St. Edward’s University welcomes new senior leadership in the School of Natural Sciences, The Bill Munday School of Business and the Office of Financial Affairs. Gary Morris, PhD, is the new dean of the School of Natural Sciences; Nancy Schreiber, PhD, is the new dean of The Bill Munday...

  • August 19, 2014

    Main Building, constructed in 1888 on the highest elevation point on campus, and one of the highest in Travis County, gives spectacular views of the ever-changing Austin skyline. From its vantage point, giant cranes, steel pillars and glass walls of new construction dot the city’s horizon....