Announcement from Board Chair Mary-Kate McKenna

The end of this academic year culminated in what many have called the best commencement in memory. Having been at so many graduations, I can tell you it was the most inspirational and moving one I have ever attended. As we listened to the words spoken from the dais and saw the excited faces of […]

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Saint Michael’s College Helps Veterans Grow

It was a busy day for Kristyn Achilich and Saint Michael’s College’s Garden Program on Thursday, May 25. The Permaculture garden was filled with about 25 people in association with the Vermont Veterans Gardening Initiative (VGI) including high school students, college student-workers, community members, and, of course, the veterans. This is the Garden Program’s second […]

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President announces plan to leave College in June 2018

Saint Michael’s College President John J. Neuhauser announced plans to leave the College in June of 2018 in a memo to the College community on May 26, 2017.  Named 16th president of the residential liberal arts Catholic College on July 1, 2007, President Neuhauser successfully led the College through the U.S. financial crisis to dramatically improve […]

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St. Mike’s community wishes ‘Happy Trails’ to retirees

 See a photo gallery of retiree event in Dion>> The Saint Michael’s community gathered in Dion Student Center’s Roy Room late in the afternoon on Monday, May 22, to honor employees retiring through the Voluntary Separation Plan offer put forth by the College earlier this year. Congenial fellowship over tasty Sodexo food included many former […]

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Service Day also an occasion to honor long-timers

 View photo gallery of Service Day teams in action>> The 8th annual Saint Michael’s College Community Service Day on May 17, 2017 brought together nearly 150 faculty and staff into teams that volunteered to do service activities at 20 locations, both on and off campus. Afterward at a luncheon in Alliot, long-serving employees were honored […]

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Dunford exhorts graduates to moral courage, service

 Enjoy a full photo gallery from Commencement>> “It’s never about you,” said Gen. Joseph Dunford ’77, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, who told the Saint Michael’s College graduating Class of 2017 on Sunday morning that moral courage and a commitment to serving others are essential qualities for “leaders of consequence.” The nation’s […]

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Class of 2017 gives honors, thanks at Senior Awards Brunch

 View most recent 10 images at top of College’s Flickr Photo Gallery for more photos from the Senior Awards Brunch. As is tradition at Saint Michael’s College, the Thursday before Commencement weekend (May 11 this year) was celebrated with the Senior Awards Brunch. The event, which recognizes exceptional members of the senior class, as well […]

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Ouellet funds will help intern advocate for women

Summer Colley ’18, a Saint Michael’s College junior political science major from Colchester whose studies and campus activities focus on gender studies and women’s rights, is the inaugural recipient of the Career Development Office’s Father Ouellet Opportunity Award. The new award is named for a late priest of the College’s resident Edmundite religious order who […]

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Saint Michael’s honors high schools’ ‘Unsung Heroes’

In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week, Saint Michael’s College invited current first-year students to nominate heroic teachers from their high schools —  the teachers who truly made a difference in their lives and inspired them to pursue higher education. Our students responded immediately with heartfelt words of praise for the teachers who had meant […]

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Saint Michael’s College celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

Saint Michael’s College is celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week by recognizing our hardworking faculty and all the work they do on campus. Below are some select quotes from Saint Michael’s students about the impact their professors have had on them. National Teacher Appreciation Week runs from May 8 through May 12 and is a designated […]

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