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MSMC Kicks Off Annual Spirit Week

Oct 21st, 2014 | By | Category: General Interest

Mount Saint Mary College kicked off its annual Spirit of the Mount Week with a Powder Puff football game on Sunday, October 19. The Mount celebration continues throughout the week, and includes a “coin war,” wherein students raise money for the college’s annual Thanksgiving food drive; the Mount Olympics competition; and a free, public talk […]



Washingtonville Schools Hire Mount Graduate Students as Permanent Substitutes

Sep 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Nine Mount Saint Mary College graduate students are engaging in hands-on learning as permanent substitutes at the Washingtonville Central School District. These graduate teaching interns are guaranteed work four days a week for the remainder 2014-15 academic year. Elena Wakeham of Washingtonville, N.Y.; Katherine Hickey of Middletown, N.Y.; and Melissa Kelly of Milton, N.Y. will […]



Chuck Stead discusses his craft at Mount Saint Mary College

Sep 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Calendar

Acclaimed storyteller Chuck Stead will detail “The Power of Storytelling” on Tuesday, September 30, at 6 p.m. at Mount Saint Mary College. The program, held at the college’s James Cotter Villa Library, 330 Powell Ave., Newburgh, N.Y., is free and open to the public. Stead’s lifelong study has focused on the traditional ecological knowledge gleaned […]



Cardinal Dolan blesses Mount Saint Mary College’s Dominican Center

Sep 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

With a joyful smile and memorable words, Cardinal Timothy Dolan blessed Mount Saint Mary College’s newly-transformed Dominican Center on Wednesday, September 17. The ceremony evoked the building’s original dedication ceremony in 1927, when Cardinal Patrick Hayes blessed the Dominican Center, after it was constructed for the Dominican Sisters of the Most Holy Rosary. The Chapel […]



Mount to Host Veterans Workshop September 30

Sep 18th, 2014 | By | Category: Community Happenings

Mount Saint Mary College recently hosted a workshop for organizations interested in improving their capacity to work with women veterans. Headed by the Women’s Bureau of the U.S. Department of Labor, the workshop introduced organizations to the unique experiences of women veterans. On Tuesday, September 30, the college will host another workshop focused on veterans, […]



Mount grad inspires future nurses

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Mount Saint Mary College alumnus John Lezoli ’07 of Staten Island, N.Y., a registered nurse, recently returned to his alma mater to inspire current nursing students. Lezoli, who works in the emergency room at Maimonides Medical Center in New York City, spoke to the classes of Susan Schulmerich, assistant professor of nursing. He said he […]



Newburgh students reap the benefits of reading support

Jul 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

Several Newburgh grade school students finished a five-week literacy program at Newburgh Armory Unity Center (NAUC) on Thursday morning, as parents and students met with Mount Saint Mary College graduate students in literacy for a summary of each child’s reading progress and recommendations. The young students demonstrated their writing and reading skills in brief presentations: […]



Mount to hold one-stop admissions session for adults, transfers, and high school grads

Jul 4th, 2014 | By | Category: In Your Town

Traditional and adult students interested in transferring credits towards a bachelor’s degree or adding a master’s degree to their credentials can meet with Mount Saint Mary College admissions specialists on Wednesday, July 16 from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Kaplan Family Mathematics, Science and Technology Center, 330 Powell Ave., Newburgh, N.Y. Students should bring […]



MSMC Adult Education Honor Society Inducts More Than Two Dozen

Jun 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

It was an exciting night for the 26 students recently inducted into Mount Saint Mary College’s chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, an honor society for adult students in higher education. For husband and wife team Roberto and Iraida Ayala, who were born in Puerto Rico, the honor was even more special – Roberto is a […]



Dr. Anne Carson Daly Appointed Next President of Mount Saint Mary College

Jun 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Mount Saint Mary College’s Board of Trustees on Tuesday (May 27) unanimously selected Dr. Anne Carson Daly to be the College’s next president, effective July 14, 2014. Daly will be the Mount’s sixth president, succeeding Fr. Kevin E. Mackin, OFM, STD, who will step down June 30. Dr. Albert J. Gruner, Chairman of the Board […]