Historian sheds light on Hamilton

A distinguished history scholar invited hundreds of Saint Michael’s College First-Year Seminar students who packed McCarthy Arts Center Tuesday evening to enter the endlessly fascinating world of Founding Father and latter-day Broadway sensation Alexander Hamilton — subject of the wildly popular hip-hop themed historically-based musical show Hamilton that is their Common Text for this year’s seminars. Willard […]

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College wins NSF grant for STEM work

Saint Michael’s College leaders learned Wednesday that they will receive the largest scholarship grant in the College’s history from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help faculty train more data-savvy scientists and science-savvy mathematicians, statisticians and computer scientists through scholarships, enrichment programs and new curriculum that connects disciplines better. Nearly $1 million has been awarded by the […]

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Move-In Day exciting, emotional, smooth

“It takes a village to get this place ready – and ready we are,” President Lorraine Sterritt told newly arrived Saint Michael’s College first-year students Friday evening. Nearing the end of a full and tiring yet exhilarating Move-In Day, the speaker and her audience, all together for the first time, were by this time true […]

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Students learn business dinner etiquette

Always let the interviewer sit down at the table first– and make sure you order something that’s easy to eat with a fork and knife. Those were some takeaways for students as the Saint Michael’s College Business Society held its second annual Business Etiquette Dinner on April 18, 2018. Led by Professor Robert Letovsky of […]

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Engineering students thrive in 3+2 program

Today’s higher education landscape sees more and more students looking to minimize their time spent in college. For many, knocking off a semester or even a full year can be the path to career readiness with less time spent paying tuition and more time spent out in the field. But less isn’t always more. Engineering […]

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Cray: At 175, ‘no turning back’ for S.S.E. ‘little flock’

If the next 175 years for the Society of Saint Edmund, founding religious order of Saint Michael’s College, are as challenging, persevering, fruitful and ultimately hopeful as the first 175, the “little flock” is in for further unpredictable but grace-guided faith sojourns – Destination: God knows where. Such, in spirit, were the encouraging reflections by […]

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Student showman suddenly a magic big shot

If he plays his cards right, Jeremy Mikaelson could become the next big name in magic – at least, that’s how he sees it in his always vivid imagination, which has driven his passion to become a professional magician since about the age of 10 when he was growing up in China. Freshly back from […]

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SMC again in Princeton’s ‘Best 384’

Saint Michael’s College is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features Saint Michael’s again in the new 2019 edition of its flagship college guide, The Best 384 Colleges, released August 7. The latest guide places the Colchester liberal arts college in “top 20” rankings for […]

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Shrine Mass to wrap up Edmundite 175th

The members of the Society of Saint Edmund, founding religious order of Saint Michael’s College, will conclude their 175th Anniversary year of celebration with a Mass at Saint Anne’s Shrine, Isle La Motte, Vermont, on August 15, 2018, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, at 11 a.m. Edmundite Superior General Father […]

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