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SMWC Music and Theatre Department presents "The View from Here"

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Music and Theatre Department is proud to present Margaret Dulaney’s “The View from Here,” Friday, Oct. 9 through Sunday, Oct. 11 in Cecilian Auditorium on campus.

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There's No Place Like SMWC

On Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) alums clicked their heels together, saying “There’s no place like … SMWC.” Over 200 faculty, staff, alums, students, friends and family gathered for Homecoming 2015, which carried the theme, “There’s No Place Like Home.”

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SMWC wins national fundraising award

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College has been selected as recipient of a 2015 Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Educational Fundraising Award for Overall Improvement

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Leadership program accepting applications

Leadership program accepting applications

The Wabash Valley Leadership Institute (WVLI) announces its third cohort scheduled for Nov. 16-20, 2015, on the campus of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC). Applications are being accepted until Oct. 2, 2015. The WVLI is looking for community members who are ready to be awesome, to be trail blazers for their organizations and the community – people who are ready to become better leaders, communicators, facilitators and collaborators.

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U.S. News ranks SMWC, again

U.S. News ranks SMWC, again

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) ranks within the top 25 the Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report.

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Pomeroy Wellness Program honored at Annual Chamber Meeting

Pomeroy Wellness Program honored at Annual Chamber Meeting

The Pomeroy Wellness Program at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) is an innovative and collaborative program that has begun to shape a healthier community in the Wabash Valley. The efforts of the program were recognized at the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce 102nd Annual Meeting as the winner of the Community Health and Wellness Champion Award.

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SMWC launches strategic plan

The College officially launched its 2015 Strategic Plan titled “Aspire Higher.” The strategic plan expresses the vision and strategy that sets a clear direction for the College.

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Cover Girl

Cover Girl

Readers of North American Whitetail magazine may give the publication’s “2015 DIY Special” issue a second or even third look.

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New class of Pomeroys enters the front gate on Move-In Day

New class of Pomeroys enters the front gate on Move-In Day

The sunshine slipped through the trees and danced on the Avenue this morning as a new class of Pomeroys entered the front gate of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC). President Dottie King, Ph.D., personally greeted each student that arrived. The students – who arrived with their parents, grandparents, siblings and friends, ready to help move in all of the belongings that they chose to bring with them – received a handshake from the president and a fond welcome from the SMWC staff members who lined the Avenue, cheering as each car passed. Move-In Day at SMWC is a time for new students to get settled in and is the official kick-off of Orientation Weekend.

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Military couples “Re-Unite, Re-Connect and Re-Build” at The Woods

Military couples “Re-Unite, Re-Connect and Re-Build” at The Woods

“Re-Unite, Re-Connect and Re-Build” is the theme for a unique service to help couples who are reunifying following military deployment of one or both spouses. Divorce rates of military couples following reintegration from deployment are well over average population correlations. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) partnered with the Indiana United Service Organizations (USO) to provide an opportunity for couples to grow back together after separation during deployment.

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This Sets Me Apart

For SMWC senior Dulce Chavez, the summer months were anything but a break. For the last 10 weeks, Chavez has represented SMWC at the University of Iowa

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SMWC and Sisters of Providence honor Sister Wendy Workman at dedication ceremony

SMWC and Sisters of Providence honor Sister Wendy Workman at dedication ceremony

As you enter the Jeanne Knoerle Sports and Recreation Center on Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) campus, take a look to your right and you’ll see a sign that reads “Wendy Workman, SP ’74 Entrance.” To celebrate the life of Sister Wendy Workman and dedicate the entryway to her legacy, members of the Sisters of Providence and SMWC community gathered in the atrium of the Knoerle Center on Tuesday, July 28, 2015.

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