Traveling St. Mike’s scholars take to the road again soon

A wide and fast-changing world beyond the Saint Michael’s College campus awaits nearly 100 students who will study abroad for all of spring semester 2017. Additionally, academic study trips of between 10 and 15 students, led by two faculty leaders each over winter break, will offer concentrated full immersion into these places and topics: Israel […]

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Saint Michael’s a Kiplinger’s “Best Value” again for 2017

Saint Michael’s College has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of the Top 300 Best College Values of 2017. Schools making the list “embody exceptional academic quality and affordability,” according to Kiplinger’s. Saint Michael’s also was a Kiplinger’s Best College Value of 2016. Introduced in 1998, the rankings highlight public schools, private universities and private liberal […]

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Faculty poet Delanty acts on beliefs at Dakotas protest

The lessons of poetry and liberal arts education really start to mean something when students “act on their knowledge,” says Greg Delanty of the Saint Michael’s English faculty, who for many years has been the College’s poet in residence. Delanty, an internationally celebrated Irish poet and longtime environmental activist, showed students what “acting on knowledge” […]

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Sweet memories of Father Mike fill Alliot lobby

It just wasn’t the same without Father Mike — but at least no gingerbread roofs collapsed this year. The late Father Mike Cronogue, SSE, a beloved campus priest who died suddenly this fall, was Saint Michael’s own living and breathing Gingerbread Man, to hear his close circle of old campus friends describe it. For the […]

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Tortolano, Schola bring seasonal sounds to great space

A concert of Gregorian chant, organ solos, and seasonal carols in the vibrant acoustical resonance of the Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel, Saint Michael’s College, will take place on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 3 p.m.  The concert, directed by William Tortolano, will be repeated at the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church […]

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It’s Santa to the rescue, courtesy of Rescue & Fire

Santa Claus came to Saint Michael’s College Sunday evening with a bright and noisy Saint Michael’s Fire & Rescue entourage, delivering much-needed Christmas cheer and candy canes around a campus saddened by this past semester’s death of several beloved community members, and perhaps anxious about coming final exams. Marty Maloney — aka Santa Claus and […]

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Community takes a stand against race-bias acts

Close to 150 Saint Michael’s College students, supported by many faculty and staff, made their voices heard Friday afternoon, Dec. 9, as they took a stand against recent reports of hateful and racially charged speech, writings and drawings around campus. Starting at Alliot’s side steps at about 2:30 p.m., the group marched, carried signs and […]

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Tri Beta research grant for Ali ’17 a first for College

Saint Michael’s College biology major Muzna Ali ’17, recently was awarded a research grant from Beta Beta Beta, the Biology Honor Society. She received $767 for research materials related to her proposed project to identify antibiotic-producing bacteria from soil samples. Biology chair Declan McCabe said Ali’s s successful application represented “the first ever National BBB […]

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Student eyes Mongolia studies with Lacey funds

Seth Clark ’18, a Saint Michael’s College junior political science major from Porter, Maine, is the spring semester recipient of the Brian Lacey International Fellowship in Social Justice Award. He’ll use the funds for traveling to and living in Mongolia, where he aims to explore an “identity crisis” among members of a traditionally nomadic nation […]

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Holiday concerts bring enjoyment and learning

Few locations if any in the greater Burlington region are offering more Christmas music in so many varieties than on the Saint Michael’s College campus this year – as most years. This past weekend and coming weeks have featured or will feature group performances or individual recitals by vocal and instrumental students, fun performances by […]

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