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Featured artists represent scope of 2018 Starving Artists’ Show
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Featured artists represent scope of 2018 Starving Artists’ Show

The Starving Artists’ Show will be held Sunday, Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the grounds of Mount Mary University.

HHMI $1 million grant supports Mount Mary’s efforts to break down barriers for underrepresented women in STEM
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HHMI $1 million grant supports Mount Mary’s efforts to break down barriers for underrepresented women in STEM

The university will participate in HHMI-sponsored research on the topic of inclusion and institutional change.

Nationally renowned dress designer Donna Ricco joins Mount Mary University
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Nationally renowned dress designer Donna Ricco joins Mount Mary University

Ricco has worked in all aspects of fashion, including research, design and presentation, sales and product development.

Ashley Brooks named Mount Mary Fashion Chair
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Ashley Brooks named Mount Mary Fashion Chair

Brooks is a quilt artist and a member of the Adult Education Committee at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts in Cedarburg

CREO Senior Exhibitions: A celebration of art and design
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CREO Senior Exhibitions: A celebration of art and design

CREO: Senior Exhibitions highlight the final senior projects of 23 students in four departments.

50 years of style shows: Student showcase returns to campus May 11
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50 years of style shows: Student showcase returns to campus May 11

This live fashion production is organized and executed by merchandise management students who spend a semester planning every detail of the event.

Mount Mary, WCTC announce “Nursing 1-2-1” program to address regional need for bachelor’s prepared nurses
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Mount Mary, WCTC announce “Nursing 1-2-1” program to address regional need for bachelor’s prepared nurses

Students entering the Nursing 1-2-1 program can enjoy the full range of benefits associated with both Mount Mary and WCTC.

In our personal spaces
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In our personal spaces

Photographer’s exhibit captures people’s habits and spaces

During semester sabbatical, artist explores concepts of interconnectedness and peace
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During semester sabbatical, artist explores concepts of interconnectedness and peace

The exhibit, titled “The Day Continues to Return,” invites viewers to reflect upon peace and interconnectedness.

Igniting your drive to win
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Igniting your drive to win

NASCAR champion Julia Landauer to share leadership insights

Affordable, juried show features a variety of original art
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Affordable, juried show features a variety of original art

The show features over 200 local and national artists.

Artist aims to capture and promote stories of Milwaukee’s black artists
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Artist aims to capture and promote stories of Milwaukee’s black artists

New York artist Heather Hart is holding two roundtable sessions during a weeklong visit to Mount Mary University.

Purple Door scoops up sisterhood at Mount Mary
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Purple Door scoops up sisterhood at Mount Mary

Ice cream social for new University president a berry big success

Kubly gift supports counseling services for students
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Kubly gift supports counseling services for students

The Billie (Wenger) Kubly Endowed Fund will be used to support counseling and mental health services on campus in perpetuity

Recent grad receives leadership award from Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee
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Recent grad receives leadership award from Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee

Zecilia Alamillo-Roman, ‘17, graduated in May with a degree in political science and psychology and a certificate in peacebuilding.

Just announced: Featured artists named for Starving Artists’ Show
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Just announced: Featured artists named for Starving Artists’ Show

The Starving Artists’ Show is sponsored by the Mount Mary Alumnae Association.

CREO on campus: Celebration of senior projects encompasses art and design
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CREO on campus: Celebration of senior projects encompasses art and design

Senior arts and design exhibits open April 24

National Science Foundation award establishes STEM scholar program
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National Science Foundation award establishes STEM scholar program

The program will be open to qualified students enrolled in biology, chemistry and the new food science chemistry program.

Welcome event brings President-Elect Dr. Christine Pharr to campus
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Welcome event brings President-Elect Dr. Christine Pharr to campus

University introduces wellness initiative at welcome event

Malala Fund co-founder to speak at leadership event
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Malala Fund co-founder to speak at leadership event

Her message to women: overcome fear, develop courage to lead change

Dr. Christine Pharr named Mount Mary University’s 12th president
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Dr. Christine Pharr named Mount Mary University’s 12th president

Dr. Pharr will assume her duties as president in July 2017.

Instructor recognized for teaching excellence speaks at December commencement
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Instructor recognized for teaching excellence speaks at December commencement

Keenan was awarded an Excellence in Teaching Award for 2016.

Publishing Institute melds inspiration and aspiration for writers
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Publishing Institute melds inspiration and aspiration for writers

Whether writers are beginner or well established in their careers, this two-day institute is sure to spark inspiration and may even advance careers.

Affordable art show supports Mount Mary student scholarships
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Affordable art show supports Mount Mary student scholarships

All artwork less than $100 at Starving Artists' Show Sept. 11

$2.6 million federal grant for master’s students in counseling builds diversity
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$2.6 million federal grant for master’s students in counseling builds diversity

The program will provide 25 scholarships annually for four years to underrepresented students in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling master’s program.

Alumnae awards reflect achievement, giving and pride
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Alumnae awards reflect achievement, giving and pride

The awards will be given at the Alumnae Awards Night October 7, during the Alumnae Reunion Weekend.

GE Healthcare’s Doug Dietz to address graduates at Commencement
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GE Healthcare’s Doug Dietz to address graduates at Commencement

Technology innovator Dietz to speak at Commencement

Mount Mary President Eileen Mihm Schwalbach Stepping Down as President in 2017
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Mount Mary President Eileen Mihm Schwalbach Stepping Down as President in 2017

Dr. Schwalbach presided over the change of then Mount Mary College to Mount Mary University.

Mount Mary Style: CREO fashion show takes the stage May 6
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Mount Mary Style: CREO fashion show takes the stage May 6

CREO is taken from the Latin word for “to make, create, produce.”

Art spoken here: April 15 symposium reflects global reach of art therapy
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Art spoken here: April 15 symposium reflects global reach of art therapy

Croatian doctors offer global perspective on art therapy

Mount Mary University Presents Annual Student Designer Fashion & Art Show
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Mount Mary University Presents Annual Student Designer Fashion & Art Show

Friday May 8 at Harley-Davdison Museum

Mount Mary’s Marian Gallery to Host “Draw Your Soul” Art Exhibit
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Mount Mary’s Marian Gallery to Host “Draw Your Soul” Art Exhibit

Art from members of the Mount Mary community depicting the theme “Draw Your Soul” will be on display in Mount Mary University’s Marian Gallery October 9-31.