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Published on August 19th, 2020
SMC opts for mainly remote fall instruction
Unlike the California State University ...By Vera Kochan

Published on July 8th, 2020
SMC athletics confronts coronavirus
With the onset of the coronavirus in March, with all its debilitating effects, we now find the fall sports season inexorably approaching. 'Everyone has their individual concerns: the coaches are concerned with their particular team, the players are concerned with ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on May 13th, 2020
SMC president announces retirement
Saint Mary's College President James A. Donahue made an official announcement last month to the Gael Nation, sharing his plans to retire in June 2021, at which point he will have served eight years. "It seems there is no perfect moment for announcing one's future ...By Vera Kochan

Published on February 19th, 2020
Supporting student-athletes at Saint Mary's
With the recent spate of negative press regarding the falsification of athletic participation of students by parents who felt the need to purchase their offspring's way into colleges, it actually puts a more positive light on the athletes who were accepted by schools ...By Jon Kingdon

Published on February 19th, 2020
8-year-old signs letter of intent with SMC women's basketball team
Whether it's to replace an injured player or add a player to try and improve the team, as a rule, it's only professional teams that can bring on a new player during the season. Once again, the Saint Mary's Gaels have pushed the envelope, in this case with the women's ...By Jon Kingdon

Saint Mary's basketball continues its dominance over California under Randy Bennett
The Saint Mary's men's basketball team made the 10-mile trek to Berkeley and Haas Pavilion Dec. 14, defeating the University of California, in a game the Gaels' sports information department dubbed the Caldecott Classic, by a score of 89-77. This was the fourth time ...By Jon Kingdon

The Saint Mary's men's soccer team finishes another great season
The Saint Mary's men's soccer team finished another impressive season this year with their second West Coast Conference win and a 7-0 winning streak. This marks another historic season for the team, for they haven't won every game within their conference in fifteen ...Submitted by Melanie Moyer

SMC SEBA Case Competition utilizes Painted Rock as this year's focus
The Moraga Chamber of Commerce and Saint Mary's College have once again partnered for the second annual case competition. The School of Economics and Business Administration was tasked with developing a strategy for making Moraga a prime hiking destination in the East ...By Vera Kochan

Saint Mary's basketball a picture of optimism
Last season, Saint Mary's head basketball coach Randy Bennett was very much at loose ends as to who would be his top eight players, having lost three all-league players and having players returning from injuries. Despite all those issues, the Gaels had a 22-12 record, ...By Jon Kingdon

SMC Student Recital Series open to communitySubmitted by Rene J. Witon
Musicians at Saint Mary's College will perform in the first of five Wednesday Student Recital Series concerts at 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 in the Saint Mary's College Chapel. Featured performers include the Flower Duet from the opera "Lakme" performed by Madeline ...

Summer and wine at Saint Mary's College was a perfect pairing
Anyone who missed attending the 15th annual Summer Wine Festival at Saint Mary's College should mark their calendars for next year. The Aug. 10 event was hosted by the SMC Alumni Association with proceeds benefiting the Lasallian Legacy Scholarship Fund created in the ...By Vera Kochan

Please, do touch the art
At the latest exhibit at the Museum of Art in Saint Mary's College, not only is touching the art encouraged, it is required to fully experience each piece. `'Significance Machines and Purposeful Robots'' is an exhibit of works by Kal Spelletich, a San Francisco-based ...By Garrett Leahy

Hedgebrook Writing Retreat offered at SMC June 15
The MFA Creative Writing Program at Saint Mary's College and Hedgebrook, the prestigious women's writing organization, are collaborating again on Bridging: A One-Day Hedgebrook Writing Retreat for woman-identified, non-binary and genderqueer writers. Held on the Saint ...Submitted by Mike McAlpin

SMC presents 'Convergence' - thesis concerts by MFA in Dance Program students
Graduating artists of the Saint Mary's College MFA in Dance program will present "Convergence," thesis concerts, on June 7-8 and 13-14 at Le Fevre Theatre and The Museum of Art on the college campus and June 15 at Montara State Beach.
Submitted by Lisa Tenorio

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