Issue No. 88 - Wednesday, January 9, 2013


Prayer Day 2013 To Feature Christian Creative Consultant Barbara Nicolosi
Barbara Nicolosi, a widely recognized media script consultant and lecturer, will be the featured guest speaker at the University of Mary's annual Prayer Day, Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. Nicolosi, who has brought a strong hand, a creative eye, and sharp mind regarding religion in the media to scores of Hollywood features and television projects, will speak at 11 a.m., in the McDowell Activity Center (MAC). Lunch at noon will be followed by workshops at 1 p.m. and a Eucharistic liturgy celebrated by Bishop David Kagan at 2:15 p.m. Participants may register on-site at the McDowell Activity Center, beginning at 10 a.m. However, advanced registration online is strongly recommended. For more information, contact Kristi Wanner. More>>
 
Join Us For A Marauders Coaches Booster Luncheon This Friday, Jan. 11
The first Coaches Booster Luncheon of the year will be held at noon on Friday, Jan. 11, at the Elks Club. All Marauders fans are welcome to attend as U-Mary coaches discuss the upcoming weekend's home games. Lunch is $5. Future Coaches Luncheons are scheduled for Jan. 25, Feb. 1 and Feb. 15, 2013.
 
Bowl For The Marauders At First Winter Tourney, Saturday, Jan. 19 -- Register Now!
The Marauders Boosters Winter Bowling Tournament is set for Saturday, Jan. 19, at Midway Lanes in Mandan, ND. Organized by the Marauders Boosters and benefitting Marauders athletics, the tournament is open to all Marauders supporters and bowlers. The entry fee for each five-person team is $150 and includes pizza. There will be door prizes and raffles during play. Check-in is 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., with the tournament running from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Following the tournament, there will be a presentation of awards and a social. Register by Jan. 15, 2013. Plans are to make this an annual event. More>>
 
Youth Soccer Clinics Set For Monday, Jan. 21
The University of Mary men's and women's soccer teams are hosting Soccer Skills Camps for boys and girls in grades K-3 and 4-6 on Jan. 21, 2013, in the Leach Field House. The cost is $35, and each camper will receive an official University of Mary camp T-shirt. Grades K-3 boys and girls meet from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.; grades 4-6 boys and girls meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Register by Jan. 16. More>>
 
 
ALUMNI IN THE NEWS
 
Brianne Lang, '12, Hired At Dakota Eye Institute
B.S. in biology grad joins Bismarck staff. Link to news story
 
Josh Wolff, '12, Joins The Village Family Service Center
M.S.C. alum is therapist in Minot. Link to news story
 
If you're an alum who has been in the news recently, send the Alumni Office a link to the story so we can share the good word! E-mail: alumni@umary.edu.
 
 
MARAUDERS HEADLINES
 
NBC North Dakota Sports Network To Televise Saturday's Marauders-Peacocks Games More>>
 
U-Mary Alum McKinney Calls Plays For Aggies, Heisman Trophy Winner At Cotton Bowl More>>
 
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U-Mary's In Rome!
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If you're an alum who owns a business, send us its name, a brief description and its location(s), along with your name and a link to your business's Web site. The Alumni & Friends page of www.umary.edu showcases alumni-owned businesses, and we need to hear from you if you want to be included! E-mail: alumni@umary.edu, subject line: "Alumni-Owned Businesses" or call
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Check Out U-Mary On YouTube
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Supporting U-Mary is easier than ever with the university's online giving option. Just go to www.umary.edu/giving and follow the simple prompts to contribute by credit card or pledge a gift by check. All it takes is a few quick clicks to give forward to generations of students to come.
 
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