Recent News Posts

  • Mary Moody Northen Theatre at St. Edward's University presents ONCE ON THIS ISLAND

    January 11, 2002

    Set in the Caribbean, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND fills the stage with a delightful Calypso beat! Island villagers comfort a little girl with the captivating legend of the orphan Ti Moune. The story is of the love, commitment and betrayal between this young peasant girl…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • St. Edward's University to recognize 314 students in winter graduation

    December 12, 2001

    St. Edward's University will recognize graduating students in a ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2001, at 3 p.m. in the Recreation and Convocation Center on campus. Thomas J. Ryan, '63, former human resources manager for Shell Oil Corp. and current St. Edward's faculty member, will…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Patty Huffines appointed to Governor's Commission for Women

    December 5, 2001

    Patty Huffines, vice president of University Relations at St. Edward's University, is one of 16 women appointed to Texas Governor Rick Perry's Commission for Women. The commission identifies, researches and advocates issues affecting women; and sponsors the Texas Women's Hall of Fame. Huffines is a long-time…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Holiday season celebrated with 23rd Annual Festival of Lights and Concert

    December 5, 2001

    St. Edward's University invites the public to the 23rd Annual Festival of Lights on Friday, Dec. 7, at 6:30 p.m., on the front lawn of the Main Building on campus, located at 3001 S. Congress Avenue.

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Las Posadas celebrated at St. Edward's University

    December 5, 2001

    The public is invited to at a Mexican Christmas Celebration, "Las Posadas," at St. Edward's University on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. in the front of the Main Building on campus. "Las Posadas" is one of the strongest and colorful Hispanic traditions, typically celebrated every…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Regional Initiative Focuses on Teaching Technology to Teachers

    November 29, 2001

    In many families, children are the experts when it comes to using technology. Children are comfortable with different forms of technology at home, from the latest electronic gadget to surfing the Internet for instant information. However, it is often a different story at school where…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • St. Edward's University alumnus receives Cornaro award from Kappa Gamma Pi

    November 13, 2001

    St. Edward's University alumnus Jeremias Alvarez of Presidio (Presidio High School) was awarded the Cornaro Award from Kappa Gamma Pi. The Cornaro Award is a $3,000 scholarship for graduate school expenses at any accredited university. Alvarez received one of only four Cornaro Scholars awarded in 2001,…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Hilltopper Chorale sings to raise awareness for breast cancer

    October 24, 2001

    The St. Edward's University Hilltopper Chorale will perform Thurs., Oct. 25 and Sat., Oct. 27 at 8 p.m. in Ragsdale Center's Jones Auditorium on campus for Sing for the Cure. The performance is open to the public and admission is free but a good-will offering…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • International award-winning Israeli piano duo to perform at St. Edward's University

    October 18, 2001

    The Israeli piano duo of Sivan Silver and Gil Garbug will perform on Sun., Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. on the campus of St. Edward's University in the Ragsdale Center's Jones Auditorium. The performance will include selections from Brahms, Saint-Saens, Schubert and Liszt. This event,…

    
    
    
    	
    
  • Nobel Prize-winning poet and playwright to speak at St. Edward's University

    October 18, 2001

    Nobel prize-winning poet and playwright Derek Walcott will give a public reading on Fri., Oct. 26, at 8 p.m. on the campus of St. Edward's University in the Ragsdale Center's Jones Auditorium. This event, which is free and open to the public, is part of…