Legacy Walk: During an Alumni Weekend ceremony, President Mark Lombardi was joined by Greg Schwartz, representing the class of 2010 (left), and former MSG president AJ Fox, ’09 (center) as the ribbon was cut on the new Alumni Circle and Graduate Walkway. More than 500 graduates and their guests visited the Maryville campus to celebrate… Continue Reading
Rebecca von der Heyde, PhD, successfully defended her dissertation at Saint Louis University and has earned her PhD in higher education learning. Recently Published … A book authored by Ted Gournelos, PhD, will be released on Oct. 28 by Lexington Books. The book is titled, Popular Culture and the Future of Politics: Cultural Studies and… Continue Reading
‘Marley & Me’ Author to Visit Campus Maryville University will host author and journalist John Grogan at 7 p.m. on Oct. 22, in the University Auditorium. Grogan is the first lecturer in the new Maryville Talks Books series, launched this fall in cooperation with Left Bank Books. Grogan is known for his best-selling memoir, Marley… Continue Reading
Surprise! During the Center for Teaching and Learning’s national conference held Oct. 2-3, President Mark Lombardi announced that the first Maryville Center for Excellence has been named.
Maryville University’s School of Education has received a $20,000 grant from the Saigh Foundation in St. Louis to develop a Young Scholars program in partnership with the Ferguson-Florissant School District. The project is designed to increase diversity among students in the district’s gifted education program.
The Lonnie Folks Award, announced during Maryville University’s recent Alumni Weekend festivities, recognizes former student-athletes, coaches or administrators who exemplify the spirit of Maryville University Athletics.
Sr. C. Sheridan Smith, RSCJ, and two St. Louis business and community leaders, Earl Walker and Norman Eaker, have recently been elected to the Maryville University Board of Trustees. Walker is the founder and owner of Carr Lane Manufacturing and a number of subsidiaries. Eaker is principal and general partner at Edward Jones Company. Sr…. Continue Reading
The Philippine Duchesne Society and the Maryville Founders Society are both celebrating an inaugural year during 2009-2010. Each of these giving clubs represents an important group of Maryville alumni and friends.
Lonnie Folks ’82, ’88, and Jill Thielmier Krussel ’01, were inducted to the Maryville University Athletics Hall of Fame during the recent Hall of Fame dinner held during Alumni Weekend.
From puppies to preschoolers and landscaping to HVAC systems, Maryville students, faculty and staff volunteered on a wide range of projects during the second annual Maryville Reaches Out day on Sept. 15.
Pursue Diplomacy with Iran, Says Former Head of Pakistan St.Louis Jewishlight.com – Review of Pervez Musharraf’s appearance as the first speaker for the 2009-2010 St. Louis Speakers Series, sponsored by Maryville University. Facebook| David Folkenflik (Oct. 6 at 6:35 p.m. via Twitter) – “many thnks to st louis pub radio and maryville univ for great… Continue Reading
A photo captures lasting memories. In the sense of a yearbook, pictures are a time capsule to the past. Maryville University students – past, present and future – are now able to view selected University yearbooks online.
Center Hosts Forum on Health Care Reform “Understanding Health Care Reform” was the topic of a forum hosted by the Center for Civic Engagement and Democracy for the Maryville community on Oct. 12. Held on campus, the forum featured Pattie Naylor, PT, MS, assistant professor in the School of Health Professions. Civic Engagement Forums are… Continue Reading
Maryville athletics will gain a 14th varsity sport when men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field is reinstated beginning in the 2010-11 academic year. “I am thrilled Maryville will be competing in both men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field,” said Tony Duckworth, Maryville University’s director of athletics. “This will allow… Continue Reading