As the first Maryville University student enrolled through the military’s new Yellow Ribbon tuition assistance program, Lisa Munch is living her dream of going back to school after serving in the Navy. Until she discovered she could achieve it at Maryville, it was a dream Munch had dismissed as impossible because of family responsibilities and… Continue Reading
Farai Chideya, award-winning author and journalist, will be the keynote speaker for Maryville University’s Fifth Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Day Celebration. Chideya will speak at noon, Jan. 14, 2010, in the University Auditorium.
A one-hour broadcast of the pre-recorded AT&T National Sportsmanship Awards airs at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 16, on the CBS College Sports Network. Members of the Maryville Saints baseball team were recognized during the ceremony.
Maryville University’s School of Education has announced a new scholarship for students with an associate’s degree from a St. Louis area community college who seek teacher certification. The scholarship is funded by a $50,000 donation from Kwame Building Group in St. Louis.
Maryville University, in partnership with National City, brings well-known economist Robert Reich, former secretary of labor, to the region as a featured guest in the St. Louis Speakers Series at 8 p.m. on Jan. 19 at Powell Hall.
Business analyst and author Daniel Pink will speak at Maryville University at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 21, in University Auditorium. Pink’s latest book, Drive: the Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us, makes the case for radical new thinking in career motivation. His appearance is part of the Maryville Talks Books author series, presented in… Continue Reading
The Weekend & Evening College’s St. Charles County Center will open at its new location in Lake Saint Louis on a revised timeline. Classes will begin in May 2010 for the summer semester, rather than in January as previously announced.
Maryville will host an informal series of free classical music concerts on campus during the spring semester. The program features Peter Henderson, DM, assistant professor of music and frequent pianist with the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. In the first concert, slated for Jan. 25, Henderson performs works by Robert Schumann and Frédéric Chopin in a… Continue Reading
St. Louis author Meg Selig will speak at Maryville University from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, in Buder Commons, on “Willpower: Do You Need It to Change a Habit?”
Hall of Fame Volunteers: During the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic held in St. Louis on Nov. 17, a dozen students from the Sport Business Management program volunteered in the areas of media relations, operations and statistics. Trees Donated on Behalf of Maryville: Towers Perrin’s University Recruiting Program has once again partnered with the American… Continue Reading
Sam Hausfather, PhD, presented at the annual meeting of the National Staff Development Council in St. Louis on Dec. 7, with Tim Hudson and Denise Pupilla of Parkway School District on Professional Learning Partnerships for middle school mathematics teachers. The presentation reported on the structure and preliminary results of the Mathematicians in Residence grant involving… Continue Reading
Solo Piano Recital – Peter Henderson, DM 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 18 Saint Louis Art Museum, Grigg Gallery Peter Henderson, DM, assistant professor of music, performs Robert Schumann, Kinderszenen, op.15; Frédéric Chopin, Études (selected); and Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor, op.57, Appassionata. Farai Chideya, Keynote Speaker 5th Annual Dr. Martin Luther… Continue Reading
The Morton J. May Foundation Gallery is located within University Library. The public is welcome to view the following exhibits during regular Library hours.