17 08, 2022

Resiliency & Reconciliation: Reflections on the Papal Visit

August 17th, 2022|Indigenous Initiatives, Leadership, News, News and Events|

At the end of July, St. Mary’s was honoured to be one of the only universities invited to send a delegation of participants to attend the much-anticipated papal visit. In a response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Calls to Action, Pope Francis journeyed to Alberta to offer an apology on behalf of the Catholic [...]

30 07, 2022

St. Mary’s University Welcomes its New President

July 30th, 2022|Community, Featured Articles, Leadership, News, STMU Stories|

22 01, 2021
  • Report to Community 2020

Report to Community 2020

January 22nd, 2021|Academics, Athletics, Community, Giving, Leadership, News, News and Events, Newsletters|

St. Mary's University's 2020 Report to Community publication that celebrates the remarkable accomplishments and initiatives undertaken by our university over the past year and highlights the amazing resilience, dedication, and spirit of our institution during a time unlike any we have known before. View the 2020 Report to Community!

29 05, 2020
  • Online Education

The Fall 2020 semester will be primarily virtual!

May 29th, 2020|Academics, COVID-19, Experiential Learning, Leadership, News, Uncategorized|

At the beginning of March St. Mary’s University made the transition to online learning and remote working capacities to protect the health of our students, faculty, and staff as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since that initial transition, we have been preparing for the upcoming Fall semester and planning to deliver high quality learning [...]

13 05, 2020
  • St. Mary's University StMU campus

Calgary post-secondaries considering online course models when it comes to fall semesters

May 13th, 2020|Academics, Community, COVID-19, Leadership, News, News and Events|

Red Deer College students are among the first in Alberta to learn their courses will be delivered online this fall as the province’s post-secondary institutions assess when a return to campuses might be possible under ongoing COVID-19 restrictions. Decisions must be made soon as students prepare to register for classes and make living arrangements for [...]

1 01, 2020

New Board Chair and Vice Chair Announced

January 1st, 2020|Leadership, News, News and Events|

St. Mary’s names former Superintendent of Calgary Catholic School District Gary Strother new chair of St. Mary’s University Board of Governors, effect January 1, 2020. St. Mary’s University is pleased to announce the appointments of Gary Strother as Chair of the St. Mary’s Board of Governors and Dr. Michelle Gagnon as Vice Chair, effective January [...]

12 07, 2019
  • Thérèse Takacs on campus

Capital projects depend on donors

July 12th, 2019|Giving, Leadership|

Students, staff and faculty at St. Mary’s University in Calgary, Alberta, are united in their common purpose to make a positive impact on their community and the world at large, says Thérèse Takacs, the university’s vice president, Advancement. This commitment builds on the original vision of the group who founded the university and inspired its [...]

5 12, 2017
  • Rafael Dela Peña Premier's Council Award

Striving towards inclusivity

December 5th, 2017|Featured Articles, Leadership, News, News and Events|

Rafael De La Pena, Director of the Centre for Learning, Access and Student Success (CLASS) with the Premier's Council Award of Excellence.   St. Mary’s University Awarded 2017 Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities Award of Excellence for Education St. Mary’s University continues to be a leader for post-secondary institutions [...]

28 11, 2017
  • St. Mary's University StMU President's Volunteer Team

Volunteerism embraced at St. Mary’s University

November 28th, 2017|Leadership, News, News and Events, President's Volunteer Team|

The President’s Volunteer Team provides a glimpse into the heart and soul of St. Mary’s University. Each year, dozens of representatives from the school — both staff and students — head into the community to make meaningful contributions of time, energy and talent by partnering with organizations and initiatives such as the Mustard Seed, Habitat [...]

23 11, 2017
  • St. Mary's University StMU President's Volunteer Team

President’s Volunteer Team

November 23rd, 2017|Leadership, President's Volunteer Team|

St. Mary’s University has launched an exciting new initiative this year as a way to help coordinate charitable volunteer efforts and increase the scope and impact that these endeavours will have on the community. The President’s Volunteer Team was borne of the idea that as a community united, St. Mary’s students, faculty and staff can [...]

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