Issue No. 67 - Wednesday, March 9, 2011
We're In!!! #14 Marauders To Face Metro State In Central Region Opener
Fan Social: If you're able to make the game, there will be a social for fans, alum and friends at Jake's Pizza (near Mankato's arena), from 5:30 p.m. to about 7:45 p.m. Some food will be available, drinks are up to you! Click here for directions, lodging and other info about attending the game.
Can't Make The Game? A video stream of all seven games at the NCAA Central Region Tournament will be available online at msu.nmtvsports.com. The game also will be streamed online on the Minnesota State University athletic Web site at www.msumavericks.com. Buffalo Wild Wings and Reza's Pitch in Bismarck both will broadcast the webcast. You can listen to the game live with Jack Michaels, "The Voice of the Marauders," on ESPN 710 AM, starting at 8:10 Saturday night. Or listen to the live audio stream at www.espn710am.com.
Join Us For An Evening Of Irish Festivities, March 17-19
Looking for a new way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? Or just want to come in from the cold for a fun time and some great entertainment? March 17-19, the University of Mary will present an Evening of Irish Festivities, including music, dance, food and two Irish one-act plays, in the Benedictine Center Meeting Room and adjacent dining hall. More >>
U-Mary Lions Club Spearheads Local Marine Care Package Drive March 13
University of Mary Lions Club members will be collecting nonperishable items inside both entrances of Central Market on March 12, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., and March 13, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. More>>
Alumni are invited to reflect and rejoice with the Sisters and the university community in events and activities that bring our legacy to life! More>>
Marauders Men's Team To Share Winning Ways In Boys Basketball Clinic & Camps
Boys in grades K-8 will have the opportunity to learn from the best when the University of Mary Men's Basketball Team will conduct a Boys Youth Basketball Clinic on April 25 at the Bismarck YMCA. The Marauders men's team also will host an Individual Skills Camp May 31-June 2 and an Offensive Improvement Camp Aug. 1-3, for boys basketball players on the U-Mary campus.
June & July Marauders Girls Basketball Camps Will Give Junior High & High School Athletes A Chance To Learn From The Best
A trio of upcoming University of Mary basketball camps will provide girls in grades seven through 12 a unique opportunity to improve individual and team skills. In the June Shooters Camp and the July Marauders Jamboree Team Camp and Competition Camp (with residential option), teen athletes will learn Marauders "winning ways" from U-Mary's acclaimed coaching staff. More>>
Thanks To Alumni & Friends For Making The Feb. 24 Banquet A Success!
A total of 34 volunteers turned out to assist the U-Mary Alumni Association in serving The Banquet on Thursday, Feb. 24, in Bismarck. Thanks to your efforts, a full-course meal and musical entertainment were provided for 300 guests, and an additional 24 take-out meals were prepared at the conclusion of the evening. If you would like to participate in or need volunteers for an event, please contact the University of Mary alumni at firstname.lastname@example.org.
GiANT Impact Announces Blockbuster Speaker Lineup For 2011 Chick-fil-A Leadercast at U-Mary
From entrepreneur and author, to sports anchor and college coach, each of the 11 presenters headlining this year's Chick-fil-A Leadercast has a story that will help foster the leader in each of us. The 2011 Chick-fil-A Leadercast will be held in Atlanta, on Friday, May 6, 2011, and broadcast live at the University of Mary, America's Leadership University, in Arno Gustin Hall, beginning at 8 a.m.
ALUMNI IN THE NEWS
New U.S. Justice Department Task Force Includes U-Mary Grad
Tribal attorney Michelle (Rivard) Parks, '96, Spirit Lake, ND, has been named to the Violence Against Women Federal and Tribal Prosecution Task Force. Direct link to newspaper story|press release
Brandi Schoenberg, '07, Crowned Miss North Dakota USA 2011
Schoenberg, a business communication/business administration grad employed at the ND Department of Commerce in Bismarck, will compete for the Miss USA title in June. Direct link to TV coverage (with video)
Corrie Villegas, '07, First Native American Student To Be Offered Spot In Montana Medical Laboratory Science Training Program
Villegas, a former Marauders basketball standout, who earned a B.S. in social and behavioral sciences, is continuing her educational journey. Link to newspaper story
Sarah McNulty, '05, Tapped For Coach Of The Year Honors
U-Mary biology education grad and soccer star receives national recognition for work with girls soccer. Link to newspaper story
SBS Grad Serves, Leads With Free Online Business Resource Site
Moody, Erdmann Named To All-NSIC First Team; Moody Recognized As NSIC Player Of The Year More>>
Herbst Named Division II Bulletin Coach Of The Month More>>
Marauders Track & Field 11th In Final Regular-Season Rankings More>>
Davis (Softball), Pletan (Baseball) Marauders Named Student-Athletes Of The Week More>>
Marauders Claim NSIC Women's Indoor Track & Field Championship Once More; Walker, Thorson Garner Conference T & F Honors More>>Seven Marauders Get All-NSIC Indoor Track & Field Recognition More>>
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