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  • September 28, 2005

    St. Edward's University is pleased to present an exhibition of the work of noted clay artist Richard Zakin. Opening Friday, Oct. 7, in the gallery of the university's Fine Arts Center, the exhibition features his work and the creations of 15 other clay artists. Zakin is a full professor at State...

  • September 15, 2005

    Mary Moody Northen Theatre at St. Edward's University presents the Austin premiere of Cesar & Ruben, an entertaining and poignant play that honors the lives of workers' rights advocate César Chávez and LA Times writer Ruben Salazar. Filled with the music of Ruben Blades, Enrique Iglesias,...

  • September 14, 2005

    On Friday, Sept. 16, St. Edward's University will kick off its annual Hispanic Heritage Month observation with its Diez Y Sies de Septiembre celebration. The festivities, beginning at 11:45 a.m. at Ragsdale Plaza, will include remarks from Vicente Sanchez, deputy consul general of Mexico, and a...

  • September 7, 2005

    On Tuesday, Sept. 20, business leader Robert Ouimet will present "A System for Reconciling Human Well Being and Productivity and Profits" at St. Edward's University. The seminar provides details about the management system he created to unite one's spiritual and professional life. Ouimet has...

  • September 7, 2005

    On Sept. 26, award-winning actor and director Ed Begley Jr. will join the St. Edward's University community for a benefit performance and the Austin premier of his play Cesar & Ruben. Begley will co-direct the production, highlighting events in the lives of labor leader Cesar Chavez and LA...

  • September 6, 2005

    On Tuesday, Sept. 20, Mexican-American labor leader and social activist Dolores Huerta will speak at St. Edward's University. As co-founder and first vice president of the United Farm Workers Union, Huerta is the most prominent Chicana labor leader in the United States. For more than 30 years, she...

  • August 30, 2005

    Filled with the music of Sting, David Crosby, Ruben Blades, and others, this entertaining and poignant play honors the lives of workers' rights advocate Cesar Chavez and LA Times writer Ruben Salazar. CESAR & RUBEN is a celebration of love, family, friendship and passionate activism. Playwrite...

  • August 30, 2005

    St. Edward's University is pleased to present the recent work of alumnus John Cobb, who graduated in 1983. The exhibition, entitled Saints, Seekers, and Seers, opens Friday, Sept. 9, in the gallery of the university's Fine Arts Center. Primarily done in handmade egg tempera, much of Cobb's work is...

  • August 16, 2005

    St. Edward's University is leading efforts to establish a Holy Cross Institute , which will serve Holy Cross schools and programs in 14 states. Brother Stephen Walsh, CSC, '62, assistant provincial of the South-West Province of Holy Cross Brothers and former St. Edward's University president, has...

  • August 3, 2005

    U.S. News & World Report has once again recognized St. Edward's University as one of America 's Best Colleges. In the 2006 rankings, St. Edward's is 24th among master's-granting institutions in the Western region — and one of only four universities in Texas to rank in the top 25. The...