Being part of a team means working together toward a common goal. Sometimes that goal is crossing the finish line first, throwing the hardest, or jumping the farthest. But the Saint Mary’s University track and field team extended their typical team goals this summer to helping bring fresh water to a poor community in Haiti.
Eight members of the track and field team, head coach Niels Anderson, and four other members of the Saint Mary’s community recently returned from Haiti, where they took part in a mission trip through Healing Haiti.read more
When psychology Ph.D. students are applying for internship experiences, they may shoot for the moon—but they don’t often think of turning to NASA.
As a summer intern with the Office of Naval Research at NASA Ames in Moffett Field, Calif., 2014 Saint Mary’s undergraduate psychology major Ellie Niedbala has been involved with helping astronauts and military personnel learn to deter motion sickness and stress. And, she’s working to both recruit and retain more women to NASA Ames.read more
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota has appointed an alumnus of its Philanthropy and Development program—Cheryl Pray—as its executive director. Pray joined the university on Monday, July 10. Pray brings to this position more than 20 years of...read more
The growing demand for healthcare workers creates pressure for employers to attract, develop, and retain a highly skilled workforce. The career pathways for workers in the healthcare field vary as much as the preparation to become one—from short term on-the-job...read more
The World Health Organization ranked the United States’ healthcare system 37th in the world. Master of Arts in Health and Human Services Administration graduate Kue Yang Thao M’16 used her capstone paper research efforts to determine why the U.S. was ranked so low.read more
WINONA, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University is pleased to announce that a science grant proposal of close to $100,000 has been funded by Regenerative Medicine Minnesota (RMM) for 2016-17. The grant will support a two-week intensive theoretical and practical program next...read more
CHICAGO, Ill. — On May 21, nearly 200 guests gathered at the Union League Club in Chicago to celebrate and advance the sciences at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Attendees of the Celebration of Excellence fundraising event were given the opportunity to revisit...read more
WINONA, Minn. — The Performance Center at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota will offer several opportunities this summer for area dancers to work with 2016-2017 Page Series artists Shapiro & Smith Dance. The Minneapolis-based modern dance company will be in Winona...read more
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota has been granted accreditation for its Psychology Doctorate (Psy.D.) in Counseling Psychology program from the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association. The effective accreditation date is Nov. 6, 2015 and extends for an initial period of five years.read more