Issue No. 58 - Monday, June 14, 2010

Sister Kathleen Angel Recognized as 2010 Outstanding Post-Secondary Teacher
In a May 12 ceremony on campus, Sister Kathleen Angel was honored as 2010 Outstanding Teacher of the Year for Post-Secondary Education by the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce. More>>>

Marauders Boosters 16th Annual Golf Tournament Set for July 30
The Marauders Boosters 16th Annual Golf Tournament, benefiting the University of Mary Athletics Department is set for July 30 at the Hawktree Golf Club in Bismarck. Register by July 20! More>>>

U-Mary Helps Bring 'First Swing' Seminar and Adaptive Golf Clinic to North Dakota for First Time
Since 1988, the National Amputee Golf Association (NAGA), in conjunction with Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and the Professional Golf Association (PGA) has been sponsoring the nationwide “First Swing” seminars and “Learn to Golf” clinics annually. Now, for the first time, this great initiative is coming to North Dakota. More >>>

ND Series Co-Authored by U-Mary Professors Receives National Library Document Award
Habitats of North Dakota, co-authored by U-Mary Associate Professor in Education Dr. Gwyn Herman and U-Mary Adjunct Professor Laverne Johnson, has been named to the 2009 Notable Government Documents list. More >>>

Nursing Students Build for the Future in Guatemala
Building five houses and touching hundreds of lives, a group of students from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND, continued a longtime partnership with The GOD'S CHILD Project in the slums surrounding Antigua. More >>>

Momentum Xtra Brings You More About U-Mary!
Momentum Xtra, the online companion to the latest issue of Momentum, the University of Mary magazine, provides extended coverage of stories with photos and videos. Check it out!

University of Mary to Offer Catholic Studies Program
Beginning in fall 2010, the University of Mary will be offering a Catholic studies program. In so doing, it will become one of fewer than 50 colleges and universities across the United States and the only institution of higher learning in North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Wyoming with such a program. More>>

Keep the Memories Coming! Send Us Your Favorite U-Mary Photos to Share in our Growing Online Gallery.
Did you take photos at the 50th anniversary reunion last year? How about on the day you graduated from U-Mary? Or general campus life pictures from the time you attended? U-Mary's Alumni Office wants to see and share your collection in a special Alumni Photo Gallery on our Web site. Whether from 50 years ago, or last year, send us your photographs and a brief description (including the year taken) for each. Our goal is to have an online gallery with photos representing every year in the university's history -- bringing U-Mary's past and present to life for current and future alums. Send photos to: [email protected]

Marauders Headlines

Minnesota Twins Draft Andy Leer
Andy Leer of the University of Mary was drafted by the Minnesota Twins. A shortstop, the Williston, ND, native, is the first Marauders baseball player ever selected in the draft. More >>>

Reid Signs NFL Contract with St. Louis Rams
After participating in the St. Louis Rams three-day rookie minicamp, University of Mary defensive lineman EJ Reid emerged with the ultimate reward -- a professional contract. More >>>

Marauders Men's Basketball Inks Iowa State Transfer Alex Dorr
Mary's men's basketball team has added Alex Dorr, a transfer from NCAA Division I Iowa State University and a native of Norwalk, IA, to its 2010 recruiting class. The 6-foot-7 forward will be a sophomore this fall and will have three years of college eligibility. More >>>

NJCAA All-American Michael Ulmer to Play for Marauders

Two-time junior college All-American and Bismarck, ND, native Michael Ulmer has committed to play basketball and continue his education at the University of Mary. More >>>

Damon Smith Commits to Marauders Men's Basketball for 2010-'11
Damon Smith of Ellsworth Community College, Iowa Falls, IA, has commited to continue his education at U-Mary and play basketball for the Marauders. More >>>

U-Mary's Going to Rome!
Find out more about the new campus in Italy and opportunities to study there. More>>

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Check Out U-Mary on YouTube
Videos feature athletic events, the impact of U-Mary on the community, and highlights, testimonials on the value and benefit of a University of Mary education, and more. More>>

U-Mary Alumni Groups on Both LinkedIn & Facebook Networks
Alumni and friends of the University of Mary are encouraged to join these groups. Join us! LinkedIn>> Facebook>>

Now There's a New Way to Give to U-Mary!
Supporting U-Mary is easier than ever with the university’s new online giving option. Just go to 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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