SMC's MFA dance program presents the first ever 'Process Dance Festival'
Launched in 2014, Saint Mary's College of California MFA in Dance program offers dancers, choreographers, and designers the chance to further their studies and prepare for employment in professional dance organizations and higher education. The second graduating ...Submitted by Michael Lupacchino
Local honors for SMC rugby champs
The Town of Moraga honored the Saint Mary's Gaels Rugby team for winning its third national Division I-A championship in five years at a recent town council meeting. Accepting the proclamation for the team was tournament MVP Holden Yungert, a senior and All-Conference ...By John T. Miller
Award-winning author Fowler to speak at unique writing conference at SMC
The MFA Creative Writing Program at Saint Mary's College and Hedgebrook, the prestigious women's writing retreat and nonprofit, announce Bridging: A One-Day Hedgebrook Writing Retreat for writers who identify as women, on Saturday, June 10 at Saint Mary's College.
Diplomas for Saint Mary's College grads
Two batches of Saint Mary's College students, class of 2017, received their diplomas on the Moraga campus during ceremonies held over Memorial Day weekend.
An estimated 680 Saint Mary's ...
Our First 100 Days: Lessons from the Lamorinda Community Conversations
While the rest of the country and world might be looking at Trump's First 100 days, a local group of Lamorinda residents has been looking back on our own First 100 days of the new administration.
Submitted by Maura Wolf
Town-Gown relationship at an all-time high
Saint Mary's College has scored big with the ...By Sophie Braccini
Saint Mary's College Dance Company Marks 20th Anniversary
The Saint Mary's College Dance Company celebrates 20 years of outstanding and diverse dance performances with "Rise." An evening of new works, this spring showcase features the choreography of the college's award-winning dance faculty, including CatherineMarie Davalos, ...
SMC receives $2.7 Million STEM grant to support Hispanic students
Imagine you are a young Latina in her first ...By A.K. Carroll
Saint Mary's is proud of alum Ali
After the former Saint Mary's student ...By Sophie Braccini
Saint Mary's College puts on a show for the basketball nation
Saint Mary's showcased a rocking national pregame production, but the main event featuring the Feb. 11 basketball matchup between the Gaels and No. 1 Gonzaga fizzled.
"We never take ...By Nick Marnell
ESPN College GameDay coming to Moraga
The Saint Mary's Gaels will have a chance to escape from the shadow of their archrival before a national television audience as ESPN's College GameDay will make its first ever trip to McKeon Pavilion Feb. 11 for the Saint Mary's-Gonzaga West Coast Conference men's ...
Award-winning Local Poet, Playwright and Screenwriter to Perform at SMC
When Chinaka Hodge was a freshman at Berkeley High, it's unlikely that the young writer imagined she would one day be featured as a notable alumnus. Yet today her face is plastered on one of the bright blue utility boxes outside the school, with a simple tribute that ...By A.K. Carroll
Two Striking Exhibits Highlight Fall Semester at SMC's Museum of Art
Art has the power to amuse, anger, intrigue and inspire. It can bind a community together or divide it in two, serve as a catalyst for conversation or the impetus of a movement. Exhibitions don't make it into galleries simply by chance, but through careful curation and ...By A.K. Carroll
Many Wishes are Granted at Saint Mary's Fun Run
It was everything the Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Foundation could have wished for, and then some - blue skies on a summer Saturday and a 300-plus participant turnout for the annual East Bay Walk for Wishes fun run.
By Cathy Dausman
SMC Basketball's Randy Bennett: 'The Longer I Stay, the More I Want to Stay'
When Saint Mary's College head basketball coach Randy Bennett arrived at the school in 2001, he figured he had four years to prove he could do the job. Fifteen years later, after 333 victories, 10 post-season appearances, three West Coast Conference Coach of the Year ...By Nick Marnell