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A new twist on leadership creates fresh perspectives in Indianapolis businesses

With a new twist on leadership, MLD students are creating ripples in many prominent Indianapolis companies. Employees from General Electric, Hawker Beechcraft, Hoosier Energy, PepsiCo Frito-Lay, YMCA and a whole charge of forces from Eli Lilly have seized the most recent MLD Indianapolis cohort.

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Pioneering a source for awareness, preventing violence

Pioneering a source for awareness, preventing violence

All too often, young women and men dive into a new relationship quickly, seriously and with eyes half open. With this blind leap of faith comes the risk of dating a complete stranger, or worse, a dangerous enemy. Myra Spearman of Gary, Ind., a current Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) student with the Woods Online paralegal studies program, has experienced this vulnerability firsthand.

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SMWC team competes at national conference

Four members of the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) team set out to compete at the national Future Business Leaders of America- (FBLA) Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas on June 24-27.

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SMWC uses grant to help local museum educate kids about bees

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) has recently been awarded a $15,000 Empowerment Grant from the Motorola Mobility Foundation, for an innovative internship entitled Mobile Museum Developers Using Gamification and Crowdsourcing. For this virtual, multidisciplinary internship, both online and campus students will work together to create a brand new bee exhibit for the not-for-profit Terre Haute Children’s Museum.

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SMWC launches new minor in equine therapy

SMWC launches new minor in equine therapy

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, known for distinguished programs with creative techniques in mental health (art therapy and music therapy), will unveil a new minor in the fall of 2012, where undergraduate students can explore the use of horses to promote growth, learning and psychological well-being.

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Let the Image Speak: The Master of Art Therapy Art Thesis Exhibition

Painted masks float above plaster hands and altered books. From a delicate paper puppet to an alpaca fiber tree, the creativity and professionalism of these exhibits reflect the diversity of the program and its students.

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King joins Indiana Girls Collaborative Project

King joins Indiana Girls Collaborative Project

As the newest member of the Indiana Girls Collaborative Project Champions Board, Dottie L. King, Ph.D., president of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC), is joining the effort to breakdown gender divides in science, engineering, technology and mathematics (STEM) fields.

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SMWC scoops up finalist spot for national tech award

SMWC scoops up finalist spot for national tech award

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) selected SMWC’s virtual internship as a finalist for its 2012 Innovation Excellence Awards. NACE will announce the winners at their annual conference in La Vegas, Nev., on June 12, 2012.

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Price signs letter of intent

Price signs letter of intent

It is with great pleasure that Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College welcomes Kayla Price, the newest addition to the Pomeroys’ softball team. Kayla is an experienced athlete with both an impressively accurate pitching arm, and the most refreshing attribute of all: pure passion for the game.

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Robinson signs letter of intent

Robinson signs letter of intent

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is proud to announce that Sarah Robinson of Shelbyville, Kentucky, signed a letter of intent to accept a soccer scholarship with the Pomeroys on Friday, May 11, 2012. She is an accomplished athlete, an excellent student, and a person who’s willing to challenge herself.

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Reunion Weekend 2012

Reunion Weekend 2012

Reunion 2012 filled the campus with energy and enthusiasm. Over 200 SMWC alumnae and guests returned to campus to reunite with their classmates for a time of reconnecting and reminiscing. Those celebrating their reunions ranged from the classes of 1947 through 2007.

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The Woods secures strong recruits

The Woods secures strong recruits

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College women's basketball team has added four players to its 2012 recruiting class, head coach Deanna Bradley announced. Krissy Bruce, Sierra Lopez, Mikayla Metheny and Jessica Walker signed letters of intent and will join the Pomeroys for the 2012-13 season.

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