News Archive for 2004

  • St. Edward's Recognized for Service Learning Commitment

    August 19, 2004
    St. Edward's Recognized for Service Learning Commitment

    St. Edward's University has been selected by The Princeton Review and Campus Compact for inclusion in Colleges with a Conscience: An Engaged Student's Guide to College. Highlighting socially responsible colleges and universities, the book is designed to help high school students incorporate service and involvement…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • U.S. News names St. Edward’s one of “America’s Best Colleges”

    August 19, 2004

    U.S. News & World Report has recognized St. Edward’s among the top 25 master’s-granting institutions in the Western region. The ranking marks the second time St. Edward’s has made the magazine’s “Best Of” list in as many years thanks to continued institutional enhancement. The formula used by…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • St. Edward’s Welcomes Record Number of Students Back to Campus

    August 18, 2004

    While Olympic champions shatter records in Athens, St. Edward’s University is breaking some records of its own here in Austin. For the fourth consecutive year, the private liberal arts university in South Austin welcomes its largest freshman class of more than 600 students and record…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • St. Edward’s University to recognize 272 students in summer graduation

    August 11, 2004

    St. Edward’s University will recognize graduating students in two ceremonies on Saturday, Aug. 14 in the Recreation and Convocation Center on campus. Sue Currey, associate professor of Communications and recipient of the 2004 Distinguished Teaching Award, will deliver the keynote address at the ceremony for New…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • St. Edward’s Recognized for Commitment to Service Learning

    August 2, 2004

    St. Edward’s University has been selected by The Princeton Review and Campus Compact for inclusion in a new college guide, “Colleges with a Conscience: An Engaged Student’s Guide to College.” Highlighting socially responsible colleges and universities, the book is designed to help high school students…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • History Channel Features St. Edward’s University Professor

    July 31, 2004

    Paula Mitchell Marks, professor of American Studies and director of the Master of Liberal Arts program at St. Edward’s, is one of several historians interviewed for a new two-hour History Channel documentary. “Texas: Big America,” which premieres on Monday, July 12 at 7 p.m. (CST), takes…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Statement From St. Edward’s Regarding Theater Faculty Resignation

    July 29, 2004

    We regret to announce that Melba Martinez, PhD, former artistic director and associate professor at St. Edward’s University, has elected to resign her faculty position effective immediately. Martinez’s faculty appointment as artistic director of MMNT had recently been reassigned; however, she was expected to remain…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • The Faces of the Humanities

    July 8, 2004

    From art and philosophy to music and writing, the humanities are those branches of knowledge concerned with human thought and culture. The latest edition of the award-winning St. Edward’s University Magazine introduces you to 50 students, alumni, faculty and staff involved in the humanities disciplines…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • St. Edward’s announces Presidential Award recipients

    June 21, 2004

    St. Edward’s announces Presidential Award recipients St. Edward’s University Presidential Awards are presented each year to a select group of graduates from both the Undergraduate College and College of Professional and Graduate Studies who have excelled in leadership, scholarship and service. Recipients of the Presidential Award have…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Mary Moody Northen Theatre at St. Edward’s University presents ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST

    May 26, 2004

    When R.P. McMurphy (Brent Werzner, ’03) lands in the state mental hospital, he finds himself in a battle bigger than he ever expected: the battle between conformity and individuality. Through his attempts to liberate his fellow inmates from the domineering emotional and psychological clutches of…