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Welcome Class of 2017

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) bustled with activity with the arrival of the Class of 2017. Nearly 100 first year students, from eight states and four countries, moved-in to the campus residence hall on August 22, 2013.

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SMWC ranks among best online programs

BestOnlineColleges.org released its annual lists for best online colleges for 2013-14 in several fields of study. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College ranks among one of the best online colleges in the field of mathematics and special education.

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Opening of School Celebration

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College celebrates the opening of the 2013-14 academic year on August 26, 2013.

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SMWC student crowned Vigo County Fair Queen

Sarah Hudson, used the voice she found as a student at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College to enter the Vigo County Fair Queen Pageant. After being judged on the basis of interview and conversational ability, speech and professionalism, poise, evening gown and professional wear, Hudson was crowned Vigo County Fair Queen.

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SMWC professor emerita dies

Virginia Unverzagt, D. Min., professor emerita, died on June 27, 2013. Unverzagt served Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College for 12 years until retiring at the end of the 2012-13 academic year as a tenured associate professor of theology.

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On the road

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is on the road this summer making visits for recruiting.

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Indiana Private College Week at the Woods

Indiana Private College Week at the Woods

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC), along with all 31 private, nonprofit colleges and universities across the state of Indiana, will open its doors to students, parents and others involved in the college selection process during Indiana Private College Week, July 22-26, 2013.

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Congress recognizes SMWC's Woods Online

U.S. Representative Larry Bucshon recognized the 40-year milestone of the Woods Online program of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College in Washington, D.C. Bucshon read the congratulatory message on the floor of Congress on Thursday, June 13, 2013.

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Everybody has a story

Everybody has a story. If we are lucky, our stories don’t include spending countless days in a hospital battling disease and illness as a child.

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Former SMWC President Has Died

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is mourning the loss of its 12th president, Jeanne Knoerle, SP, ’49, who died this morning in her home.

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The Woods Partners with National Center for Women & Information Technology, Again

The Building Future Experiences Club at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College will soon receive a 3-D printing technology, thanks to a grant from the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT). The club, originated from the Business and Computer Information Systems department received a $750 NCWIT Symantec Student Seed Fund grant to help support women in technology.

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SMWC and Catholic Charities award scholarship

Amber Maness, recent graduate from Terre Haute North High School, plans to pursue her college degree thanks to the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College/Catholic Charities Terre Haute Scholarship.

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