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  • December 5, 2013

    AUSTIN, Texas (Dec. 5, 2013) – KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) announced today that it has partnered with St. Edward’s University in an effort to increase college completion rates for underserved KIPP students in Austin and nationwide. With this partnership, St. Edward’s seeks...

  • December 3, 2013

    AUSTIN, Texas (Dec. 3, 2013) - The Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP), an organization celebrating 20 years of promoting access to and success in higher education for all students, announced today St. Edward’s University as a recipient of its inaugural IHEP Champions of...

  • November 21, 2013

    St. Edward’s University recently welcomed the Most Reverend Joe S. Vásquez, S.T.L., D.D., Bishop of the Diocese of Austin, to campus in order to celebrate a $100,000 commitment from the Brothers of Holy Cross, Moreau Province in support of the Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel renovation...

  • November 15, 2013

    By Daniel Armbruster Fox Austin The technique may seem slightly fishy at first, but a young Texas entrepreneur is creating a way to use your home fish tank to help fill your refrigerator. "The fish create waste and the pump suck up the fish's waste into the grow bed and bacteria convert this...

  • October 29, 2013

      AUSTIN, Texas (Oct. 29, 2013) — St. Edward’s University, Southwestern University and the University of Texas will benefit from a $2.8 million, five-year Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Award (IRACDA) grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This...

  • October 17, 2013

    We all know St. Edward’s University is a great school, but it’s nice when others take notice too. The university continues to receive national recognition for academic excellence, social responsibility, diversity of our student body and a beautiful campus. During the past year, St....

  • October 11, 2013

    AUSTIN, Texas – The St. Edward's softball team pulled off one of the biggest upsets in school history as they took down NCAA Division I Texas, 6-1, Thursday evening at Red & Charline McCombs Field. "What an amazing way to start our fall season," head coach Lindsay...

  • October 2, 2013

    In an attempt to pretend I’m 18 years old instead of in my mid-30s, I read Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide this summer. All of the university’s freshmen read the book, too. Half the Sky, a thoroughly researched and meticulously reported work,...

  • September 10, 2013

    U.S. News and World Report once again recognized St. Edward’s University as one of America’s Best Colleges. In the 2014 rankings for Best Regional Universities in the Western Region, St. Edward’s moved up to #15 from the #17 position. St. Edward’s is one of only four...

  • September 9, 2013

    The 2013-2014 academic year began on August 26 and the St. Edward’s Hilltop is buzzing with activity again. The university welcomed nearly 800 freshmen students to campus. So what does the Class of 2017 look like? Here’s a few profile statistics: • Approximately 40% male, 60%...