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September 4, 2014
University of Mary Welcomes Esteemed Christian Author and Scholar Dr. Timothy George
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     As a Christian, Catholic and Benedictine institution the University of Mary believes ecumenical dialogue and religious literacy are crucial for life in the twenty-first century. The University's popular and nationally-admired Christian Leadership Center serves those ends by fostering healthy Christian dialogue and developing leadership in young adults, clergy, and working professionals.

August 26, 2014
The University of Mary Continues to Experience Growth as the New School Year Begins Today
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     Because of its continued growth, the University of Mary in Bismarck expected it would have to house even more students on campus this year. That prediction quickly became reality at the start of the new school year. Classes begin today with the University of Mary at capacity and beds at a premium.

August 22, 2014
University adding Peru to its international partnerships
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     Study abroad, service opportunities now available to University of Mary students in Peru

August 7, 2014
Singer Selected NSIC Preseason Defensive Player of the Year, Marauders Picked 9th in Coaches' Poll

     The reigning defensive player of the year in the Northern Sun is projected to maintain his prestigious status for a second straight season. University of Mary All-American linebacker Grant Singer today was named the 2014 NSIC North Division Preseason Defensive Player of the Year in a vote of league head coaches.

August 1, 2014
University of Mary and O'Meara Ferguson enter into Strategic Partnership: Patrick O'Meara joining the University of Mary as Chief Investment Officer and Vice President for Mission Advancement
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     Today, the University of Mary announced that Patrick O'Meara, president and founder of the financial advisory firm, O'Meara, Ferguson, Whelan and Conway (O'Meara Ferguson), has accepted the position of Chief Investment Officer and Vice President for Mission Advancement at the University of Mary in Bismarck, N.D.

July 31, 2014
New Coach. New Stadium. New Era

     With the first day of practice just 15 days away and the opening game of the 2014 season 39 days out, the University of Mary football fans are getting their appetite whetted for the season with a new 30 second video promoting the home opener.

July 30, 2014
The University of Mary and the National Catholic Bioethics Center Put Bioethics at America's Forefront
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     The University of Mary announces the development of a new degree, Master of Science in Bioethics, which will be offered in partnership with the National Catholic Bioethics Center (NCBC). Mary becomes one of a select few Catholic universities in the U.S. to offer a master's of science program in bioethics and the first in North Dakota.

June 4, 2014
University of Mary announces second doctorate
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     The University of Mary's School of Health Sciences and the Division of Nursing are proud to announce that the university has been approved by the Higher Learning Commission to offer its second doctoral degree - the Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) - to continue to meet the health care challenges emerging today.

May 28, 2014
Bike2Believe Send-off from the University of Mary Just Hours Away
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     The rigorous training is complete. The time to pedal across America has come. Now the public is invited to take part in the Bike2Believe send-off party Saturday, May 31, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., from the north Casey Center parking lot on the University of Mary campus.

May 16, 2014
Mary Wakefield to Keynote University of Mary Nursing Event
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     Mary Wakefield ('76), appointed by the president of the United States as the administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, is an alumna of the University of Mary nursing program and one of its proud pioneers.

May 13, 2014
Mary's John Oyloe invited to Minnesota Vikings rookie mini-camp
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     One of the top defensive players in University of Mary history has earned a shot in the National Football League. Former Marauders defensive lineman John Oyloe received an invitation to attend the Minnesota Vikings rookie mini camp, which begins this Thursday and runs through Sunday in Eden Prairie, Minn.

May 7, 2014
University of Mary Alumni Association Names Ryan Capouch Outstanding Senior
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     Ryan Capouch of Portland, N.D., was recognized with the University of Mary Alumni Association's Outstanding Senior Award for 2014 at the university's annual President's Recognition Breakfast Saturday, May 3.

May 3, 2014
Emergency Drills Planned at Mary
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     The University of Mary will be the site for sirens, smoke and other simulated emergency drills next week. On Tuesday, May 6 and Thursday, May 8 various emergency responders from Bismarck and the surrounding area will converge on Mary's Bismarck campus. A total of about 35 fireman, uniformed officers, medical personnel and hazardous material specialists are expected to participate in the drills.

April 22, 2014
University of Mary 54th commencement is May 3
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     On Saturday, May 3, the University of Mary will award degrees to 900 graduates at its 2014 commencement. The ceremony begins at 1:30 p.m. in the Bismarck Civic Center.

April 22, 2014
University of Mary plans Percussion Extravaganza, Chamber Concert

     The public is invited to celebrate spring by enjoying the University of Mary's wonderful student musicians at concerts April 24 and April 26.


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