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Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce names Leslie as Athena Award winner

Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce names Leslie as Athena Award winner

Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce hosted its 101st Annual Meeting on August 27, 2014 featuring the presentation of four prestigious business awards – including the ATHENA Leadership award...

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Aspiring To The Next Level

Aspiring To The Next Level

Jessica Pitts has an impressive resume. Working for the Wabash Valley Community Foundation (WVCF), Pitts has had the chance to work on numerous projects for the nonprofit agency

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SMWC welcomes a new class of Pomeroys

SMWC welcomes a new class of Pomeroys

Treasured belongings, feelings of anticipation and new students – these are what filled the vehicles entering the front gates of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) this morning. President Dottie King, Ph.D., greeted each student as they drove down The Avenue toward their future.

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Opening Day Liturgy 2014

As Saint-May-of-the Woods College begins the 2014-15 academic year, we invite everyone to Opening Day Liturgy.

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It's Never Too Late To Aspire Higher

It's Never Too Late To Aspire Higher

As a young nursing student, Thomas graduated from The Indiana State Teachers College (now known as Indiana State University) in 1963 with a nursing certification. At that time, nurses did not earn a degree and took science classes at Union Hospital.

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SMWC students attend National Leadership Conference

SMWC students attend National Leadership Conference

This summer, three Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) students traveled to Nashville, Tenn., for the National Leadership Conference, hosted by Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL). SMWC Phi Beta Lambda members Bethany Arrigo, Heather Davis and Jessica McManus earned the opportunity to compete at the national level after placing in competitive events at the State Leadership Conference this past spring.

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An emerging trend in alternative therapy helps veterans deal with trauma, find hope

An emerging trend in alternative therapy helps veterans deal with trauma, find hope

As soldiers they carry into combat radios, guns, supplies and, sometimes, sadly, the bodies of strangers and even friends. As veterans they carry the burden of these memories with them back into their lives.

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New wellness and sports marketing coordinator at The Woods

New wellness and sports marketing coordinator at The Woods

With the anticipation of the new Jeanne Knoerle Sports and Recreation Center on Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) campus, along with a new Pomeroy Wellness Program, the College welcomes Jennifer Kersey, wellness and sports marketing coordinator, to lead this effort.

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Experience Indiana Private College Week at The Woods

Experience Indiana Private College Week at The Woods

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC), joins all of Indiana’s 31 private, nonprofit colleges and universities across the state by opening its doors to students, parents and others involved in the college selection process during Indiana Private College Week, July 21-25, 2014.

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Turner Appointed at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

Turner Appointed at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) welcomes Susan Turner as the new senior director of advancement and alumni relations.

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SMWC Class of '64 raises record-breaking $1M

SMWC Class of '64 raises record-breaking $1M

The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) Class of 1964, with over 50 of their alums at Reunion this year, celebrated the weekend by reaching their goal of $1 million in giving to the College over the past year. In the history of the College, a class has never reached that amount over the course of a year until now.

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Alums return to The Woods for Reunion

Alums return to The Woods for Reunion

A weekend of laughter, friendships, reminiscing, joyful tears and warm embraces – that’s what Reunion at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) means to the nearly 300 alums and guests who reunited at The Woods June 20-21, 2014.

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