Issue No. 89 - Wednesday, February 13, 2013

NCAA, TEAM And NSIC Name U-Mary Video Winner Of
'It's A Slam Dunk - Don't Drive Drunk' Campaign

The NCAA, the TEAM Coalition and the Northern Sun have selected the University of Mary entry as the winning video in the "It's a Slam Dunk, Don't Drive Drunk" campaign.
U-Mary's video was the top choice and will be featured during the NSIC/Sanford Health Basketball semifinals and championship on March 8-9 in Rochester, MN. The NCAA, TEAM Coalition and the NSIC Office were all part of the voting process. More>>
U-Mary Alumni Association To Sponsor/Serve At The Banquet, April 4; Get Together With Your Mary Friends & Volunteer!
On Thursday, April 4, 2013, the Alumni Association will take part in The Banquet, to be held in the basement of Trinity Lutheran Church. Begun in 2005 to serve Thursday evening meals and provide companionship to people in need,
The Banquet provides a complete, hot, home-cooked meal, and is free to anyone who attends -- no questions asked. The Alumni Association is currently accepting volunteers to help with food preparation, set-up, serving the meal, and cleanup. Volunteer shifts are 1 p.m. - 8 p.m., 4:15 p.m. - 8 p.m., and 5:10 p.m. - 8 p.m. For more information, or to volunteer, please contact Paul Keeney, director of alumni, at 355-8370 or [email protected].
U-Mary Student Author Shares Story At Feb. 14 Convocation
Published North Dakota novelist and U-Mary English major Sonni Lagodinski will speak about finding her passion and her incredible journey while writing "Forever and Always" and "Never Forget," on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 11 am, in Butler Hall. Free and open to all.
Join Us For A Marauders Coaches Luncheon This Friday, Feb. 15
A Coaches Luncheon will be held at noon on Friday, Feb. 15, 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.
Miss Prayer Day? Watch The Keynote Speech on YouTube
Guest speaker Barbara Nicolosi has permitted U-Mary to post her talk, "Hollywood & Christianity," on U-Mary's YouTube page.
Mark Your Calendar For U-Mary's April Spring Theater Production, Written By Mary Student Joseph Smith
"The Comically, Tragically Historical Adventures of Alexander the Great (and friends)." The original play, which whimsically portrays the events, conquests and travels of Alexander the Great during his short reign, will be performed Thursday, April 4 - Sunday, April 7. Show time is 7:30 p.m., Thursday-Saturday, and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $8 regular admission/$4 for seniors and high school students; call 355-8263 to reserve yours.
U-Mary Collegiate DECA Third Annual DECAdent Desserts Winners Announced

The winners of the third annual U-Mary Collegiate DECA chapter's DECAdent Desserts dessert-tasting fundraiser, have been announced and the date for next-year's event set. More>>
Tim Moore, '74, Appointed To Management Position At KLJ
B.S. in business administration grad joins planning and initiating group as corporate finance manager. Link to news story
Sandra (Schatz) Nagel, '83, Receives Service Award
B.S. accounting alumna and Farm Credit Services of Mandan corporate accountant/CFO is honored for 25 years of service. Link to news story
Steven Strom, '83, Recognized For Service
B.S. in accounting grad and accountant at Farm Credit Services of Mandan receives award for 25 years of service. Link to news story
Dan Donlin, '86, Named Bismarck Police Chief
Mary B.S. in business administration and FBI National Academy alumnus is chosen for leadership spot. Link to news story
Tara (Hodny) Lacher, '89, Hired At Bridget's Room
B.S. in business administration alumna brings experience to office management position. Link to news story
Todd Klee, '95 and '06, Is Service Award Recipient
B.S. accounting and business, M.B.A. grad and lead accounting specialist is recognized for 15 years of service at Farm Credit Services of Mandan. Link to news story
Robyn Krile, '02, Promoted At Bismarck Police Department Ceremony
Decorated B.S. social and behavioral science alumna makes sergeant. Link to news story
Nolan Canright, '03 & '12, Is Elevated To Sergeant
B.S., communication, and M.B.A., management, alum is promoted at Bismarck Police Department. Link to news story
Matthew Maslowski, '07 and '10, Joins Bank As Market Manager
B.S. in management and M.B.A., human resource management, alum is hired at Bremer Bank. Link to news story
Jeremy Fettig, '11, Tapped For Marketing Spot
B.S. in marketing grad joins St. Alexius Medical Center staff. 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: [email protected].
Agnew Earns Third NSIC Women's Track Athlete Of The Week Honor Of The Season More>>
Hot Start By Hadley Yields NSIC Player Of The Week Honor More>>
Henderson, Teigen Set Arena Marks At Thundering Herd Classic More>>
Stewart Tears It Up At Thundering Herd Classic More>>
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