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News from Mount Mary

Mount Mary University has a lot to talk about -- special events, interesting faculty, creative campus -- you'll find it all right here.

March 22nd, 2017

During a campus screening of "He Named Me Malala" the themes of transformation and education resonated with SSND audience members, who connected strongly with this message.

March 14th, 2017

Communities can be strengthened through the act of making art, according to a founder of ArtsCorpsDetroit and keynote presenter at Mount Mary's Spring 2017 Art Therapy Symposium on April 7.

March 1st, 2017

Mount Mary University's Counseling Department has received the Innovative Counselor Education Program Award from the 13-state North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision.

February 27th, 2017

To commemorate the 104th anniversary of Mount Mary, the community celebrated its connection to the School Sisters of Notre Dame with an awards and honors convocation.

February 23rd, 2017

Mount Mary announces wellness initiative and $1 million state-of-the-art learning environment upgrade.

February 22nd, 2017

WAICU Students' Day gives participants the opportunity to meet with legislators and state their support for Wisconsin Grants.

February 20th, 2017

Using upcoming study abroad trip to Scandinavia as inspiration, Mount Mary University interior design students create a "Modern Den."

February 14th, 2017

It was 104 years ago that the inaugural group of students sat down for college classes at St. Mary’s in Prairie du Chien. Since the College grew out of the Institute that Mother Caroline had founded on February 22, 1872, the University reserves ...

February 13th, 2017

Shiza Shahid is the keynote speaker at Mount Mary's Voices of Leadership event Tuesday, March 28. Her message to women: overcome fear, develop courage to lead change.

February 6th, 2017

Corwin Holzman, a graduate student in the English program, was able to pursue his passion for travel writing by arranging an internship with Getting Stamped travel bloggers.

February 1st, 2017

All faiths, all cultures and all people are welcome here. This fundamental belief is - and always has been - the guiding principle we proudly uphold.

January 18th, 2017

While Mount Mary classes were between sessions, one student took this opportunity to conduct talking circles with students at three MPS schools.

January 18th, 2017

Amanda Cibulka, English major and fine art minor, walks us through her experience in the latest Marian Gallery exhibit featuring local artist Tom Berenz.

January 5th, 2017

Living and studying in the culture capital of the world is the dream of a lifetime and 21 fashion students from Mount Mary are living that dream.

January 1st, 2017

Pope Paul VI declared January 1 the International Day of Peace 50 years ago. This important recommitment to the work of peacebuilding comes to us on New Year's Day, a reflective time as we focus upon our path for the future year to come.

December 30th, 2016

Dr. Christine Pharr, a higher education administrator with more than 20 years of experience, will assume her duties as president in July 2017.

December 17th, 2016

Mount Mary University’s campus was a winter wonderland, as graduates and their families celebrated Commencement. The ceremony marks the graduation of 121 students from summer and fall 2016 terms.

December 7th, 2016

On the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Mount Mary history students are viewing the event as a thread running through a complex tapestry of world events.

November 29th, 2016

Tanya Keenan, a Mount Mary University instructor who excels at engaging students in core English composition classes, has been named the faculty commencement speaker for Mount Mary's winter graduation.

November 20th, 2016

Mount Mary University was pleased to welcome Japanese faculty from Nanzan University to discuss study abroad exchanges.

November 20th, 2016

"Post-truth? Sure it is having its day, but it is a mere sapling." Paula Reiter, chair of the English program, tells us about the Oxford English Dictionary's word of the year: post-truth.

November 10th, 2016

Girl Scouts spend an evening with professors (and pizza). A group of 150 Girl Scouts came to Mount Mary to explore campus. And explore they did.

November 8th, 2016

Best-selling author Laura Ruby talks about her published work and process with writers, students.

October 17th, 2016

Students at Mount Mary University are hoping to inspire a commitment to the voting by staging "pollposals," and formally asking one another to vote.

October 14th, 2016

For the fourth year in a row, Mount Mary is hosting the Soles for Catholic Education Walk, and event that brings together over 8,000 people in support of Catholic education.