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Supporting Students Financially During COVID-19
10/20/2020
A new $200,000 grant from the Fletcher Jones Foundation helped support students who were impacted from the COVID-19 pandemic.
MSMU Awarded $1.25 Million Education Grant
10/20/2020
Mount Saint Mary’s has received a $1.25 million federal grant in support of its Deaf and Hard of Hearing Graduate Program.
Latinx Heritage Month: Gloria Alvarez ‘05
10/06/2020
Gloria Alvarez ’05 reflects how the Mount community helped to grow her pride in her heritage and shape her career goals.
Farewell to Sister Catherine Marie Kreta '61, CSJ
09/30/2020
Sister Catherine Marie Kreta '61, CSJ, was known for her sense of humor and her dedication to social justice
Semper Fi!
09/30/2020
Fitzgerald Cano '20 graduated from the Weekend/Evening & Online College this year but is already pursuing his doctorate
Women's College Coalition: One Year at the Mount
09/30/2020
Recent MSMU event attendees reaped the rewards of the WCC's close ties to the Mount
Virtual Homecoming Alumnae Weekend 2020
09/30/2020
A preview of events to choose from during Homecoming Alumnae weekend
Leadership Lessons in Times of Change
09/30/2020
Panelists covered a variety of topics: the value of women's colleges, implicit bias, social justice and poetry
Raising Number of Student Voters
09/29/2020
MSMU Votes encourages students to register to vote, educates them on candidates and political initiatives
MSMU No. 1 in Social Mobility in Best Colleges List
09/29/2020
U.S. News & World Report '21 ranks MSMU in the top 10 three times, including our first appearances in two categories
MONEY Magazine Ranks MSMU #3 "Most Transformative"
09/04/2020
Mount Saint Mary's is highly ranked nationally in "Most Transformative" category and top 10 overall within the western region
A Self-Made Modern Day Renaissance Man
08/31/2020
Forget choosing the road less traveled when coming to a fork in the road -- this alum will traverse them both
A legend retires: Sister Callista Roy ’63 CSJ
08/31/2020
Sister Callista Roy quietly retires, some only learning via automated email response. But her connection here is unwavering.
GDI Studied Diversity/Inclusion for Licensing Intl.
08/30/2020
Research results were unveiled at a recent virtual conference for Licensing International
Deferred Yet Conferred
08/26/2020
It may not have been the Commencement anyone anticipated, but the graduates of 2020 celebrated with gusto nonetheless
Faculty profile: JoAnna Novak
08/26/2020
An obsession with a word is the genesis of a book of poetry
Faculty and Staff News
08/26/2020
Faculty tenures and faculty/staff anniversaries celebrated
A Star Program Is Born
08/26/2020
Students with both a strategic and a creative bent will no longer have to choose between the two disciplines
A Consistent Look and Feel
08/25/2020
The MarCom Council was formed to drive brand consistency whether an item is produced by faculty, staff or students
Fall Reopening Plan
08/25/2020
Description of safety measures taken to keep the Mount's faculty, staff and students safe as the academic year gets underway
Data Unveiled at First Virtual 2020 Report Event
08/25/2020
Postponed by COVID-19, the 2020 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California™ hosted the first of its three events
Athenians Care Campaign
08/25/2020
Sign the pledge wall online to show your commitment to minimizing outbreaks of COVID-19 on campus
Pereira's Pathway to DNA Repair
08/21/2020
Catalina Pereira '13 successfully defended her PhD thesis at Cornell
Black Business Month: A3K Consulting
08/21/2020
Alum Karen Compton BS '87 founded an advisory firm for architecture, engineering and construction companies
Elena Brower: "Compassion in Times of Deep Healing"
08/20/2020
Virtual guest speaker, a renowned author and teacher, guides attendees through exercises designed for mindful compassion
Communication Superpower Coaching
08/20/2020
Alum Aaron Young focuses on honing clients' leadership and communications skills in his coaching practice
Welcome to The Mount - Fall 2020
08/20/2020
Welcome back to the fall semester Mount family!
In the Trenches With COVID-19
08/20/2020
One positive effect from the coronavirus: “It has reinvigorated a lot of healthcare workers. We feel a solidarity"
Chanell Jackson ‘12: A Detour to Her Dream Job
08/20/2020
A detour to her dream job takes this nurse back full circle
Student Ambassadors Assist with College Apps
08/20/2020
The ambassadors rose to the challenge and continued their work online, connecting with high school students in new ways
Presenting Capstone Presentations via Zoom
08/20/2020
Seniors polish their teleconferencing skills to give final presentations
An Ardent Supporter of Women
08/20/2020
A Profile of Philanthropy: Thomas Blumenthal, former member of the Regents Council and current chair of the Board of Trustees
150 Years of CSJs in the West
08/20/2020
The CSJs are truly an enduring part of the history of the West
Meet Our New Vice President for Student Affairs
08/20/2020
It’s a homecoming of sorts for Linda McMurdock, PhD
Commencement 2020 - Graduate Hooding
08/16/2020
Hooding of our 2020 graduate students!
Undergraduate Commencement 2020
08/16/2020
Celebrating with our 2020 graduates!
Black Business Month: Nurse Chatterjee
08/10/2020
Nurse Chatterjee consultancy extends health care beyond owner's traditional work day
Update from the Center for the Advancement of Women
07/15/2020
A letter from the Director of the Center for the Advancement of Women, Emerald Archer.
Cutting-Edge Pancreatic Cancer Research
06/22/2020
Cathy Garcia '13 researches ways to slow progress of pancreatic cancer as grad student at Yale University
Mount President Responds to LA Times Editorial
05/22/2020
Dr. Ann McElaney-Johnson coauthored commentary published by CalMatters
Mother Knows Best
05/13/2020
Kimberly Antonio ’08 BSN, can thank her mother for her career. But it wasn’t always that way.
Sharing Her Passion With the Next Crop of Nurses
05/12/2020
Stacy Gruenloh ’07 BSN, who was an undergraduate dance major and a Radio City Rockette, is now a labor and delivery nurse
Laurel Awards 2020
05/12/2020
The Laurel Awards celebration is a time to recognize our graduates and those receiving special honors
Celebrate Senior Week
05/11/2020
Mount Saint Mary’s is celebrating its 2020 graduates with a week of digital and social opportunities
No Kid(ding) This Nurse
05/07/2020
Pimentel’s desire to be a nurse was solidified at the Mount
Mary’s Day 2020
05/07/2020
Please join us in congratulating the Mary’s Day 2020 award winners
Athenian Awards 2020
04/29/2020
Celebrating the amazing talents and contributions of our student leaders
Farmers Market in New Form
04/27/2020
The Mount’s monthly Farmers Market took a new form with Curbside Produce Pick Up
Living Her Best Career Life
04/21/2020
“In my current role, I’m able to use the leadership skills that I learned during my years at the Mount.”
Students Add Co-Author Accomplishment
04/02/2020
Mount students can add co-author to their list of accomplishments in two prestigious journals.
Scholarship Support Aided Alum Success
03/30/2020
Danielle Batol Steele ’08 works as an information technology project manager at Arizona State University.
Finding the Joy in Life
03/30/2020
"The Mount brings the best of both worlds to me – it combines my passion for my faith and my passion for service."
Helping Fellow Students with Wellness
03/30/2020
Samantha De La Torre ’21 is a Wellness Coordinator for the Doheny Campus.
GEARYS to Sponsor Center at the Mount
03/10/2020
The Center for the Advancement of Women announces partnership with GEARYS
Adthenians Team Competes
03/09/2020
The “ADthenians” is a team of 11 women from different years and majors competing at the National Advertising Competition
Nursing Programs Among Best in Nation
03/06/2020
Mount Saint Mary’s University nursing department was once again nationally recognized for its extraordinary programs
National Recognition of Wellness Model
03/02/2020
The University’s peer wellness advocates were named Outstanding Peer Group of the Year by NASPA.
Helping Students with an Alum Network
03/02/2020
Helen Boutrous founded the Mount’s award-winning Mock Trial and Moot Court teams.
Mentorship Playing into Alum’s Success
02/24/2020
"The Mount provided an environment that said, ‘You can do anything you want.’"
Alum Gives Back to Mount Students
02/24/2020
Dianne (Plou) Schautschick ’65 loves Mount students, and it shows.
A Window Into Their Souls
02/24/2020
At this year’s Scholarship Luncheon on Feb. 19, 2020, Iwuoma received the Unstoppable Scholar Award.
Peter Tan
02/03/2020
Peter Tan is associate professor and chair of the philosophy department.
MSN Student Receives CACN Scholarship
01/24/2020
Ms. Britteney Guinhawa (MSN) was awarded the CACN Nursing Education Scholarship.
Alumna Curates Art Show
01/21/2020
Sofia Gutiérrez Calderón ’92 brings exhibit on migration stories to the Mount.
Patricia Corrales ’86
01/16/2020
“As a prosecutor, our aim is to do what is just and what is right.”
CGI Program Transforms Grad
12/20/2019
Rachel Gutierrez ‘08 can attest to how the Mount’s global programs can make an enduring impact on one’s life.
Mount IT Leader Awarded
12/02/2019
IT Leader Shannon Shank Awarded by Advancing Women in Technology
Journal to Publish Article
12/02/2019
The American Journal of Undergraduate Research Journal to Publish the Mount’s Gender Disparities Article
Student Awarded Scholarship
12/02/2019
The American Physical Therapy Association has awarded a scholarship to Mount student Kirsten Hee.
Study Away in Japan Enriches
12/02/2019
When a trip abroad exceeds expectations, the experience can be an enriching one
New MBA Program Director
11/26/2019
Dr. Surjeet Baidwan, PhD/JD, has joined Mount Saint Mary’s University as the new Director of the MBA Program.
Michelle French-Holloway
11/26/2019
Her varied work experience shaped her mission to help students answer questions about who they are.
Kathleen Perez '21
11/26/2019
I am unstoppable because I am a person who defeats challenges and who doesn’t give up.
Voter Engagement Seal Awarded
11/20/2019
Mount Saint Mary’s received a gold seal for achieving a student rate between 40% & 49%.
Mount Awarded Title V Grant
11/14/2019
Mount Saint Mary’s has been awarded a five-year $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Title V Program.
New Club Supports Wellness
11/14/2019
To support wellness among campus students, the Mount launched a new running club in late August.
Jane Cook, '91
11/04/2019
“I remember looking out the window on my last day, and thinking, “I have become a person of worth and value.”
Powerful Women Speak at MSMU
10/25/2019
MSMU welcomed California Senator Holly Mitchell and Board President of LAUSD Mónica García to the Doheny Campus.
Kim Harris, Pat Reif Lecturer
10/24/2019
Liturgical Justice Through Sacred Song Lecture on Oct. 28 by Dr. Kim Harris
MSMU LEAD Institution
10/15/2019
MSMU Again Selected as LEAD Institution to Support Civic Engagement.
MSMU Awarded Research Grant
10/15/2019
The National Institute of Health has awarded MSMU a $400k Grant to Research Chronic Diabetes Progression.
White Coat Ceremony
10/15/2019
80 incoming nursing students entered the chapel to be cloaked with a white nursing coat by MSMU faculty.
Women’s Leadership
10/11/2019
The Women’s Leadership Conference brings together women to connect and learn.
Isabel Villarreal '20
10/11/2019
Isabel Villarreal '20 is an English and history major, an Honors Scholar, and a commuter student mentor.
Spotlight on Robert Sanchez
10/11/2019
Robert Sanchez is an assistant professor of philosophy who specializes in Mexican and Latin American philosophy.
Unstoppable Alums
10/10/2019
Striving for excellence, these three alums will be honored with Outstanding Alumnae Awards at Homecoming 2019.
Bridge to Everywhere
10/10/2019
The Music Department has announced its 2019-2020 ensemble-in-residence, Bridge to Everywhere.
Excellence in Caring
09/18/2019
Advocating for self-care, one nurse specialist helps lead a transformation
JoAnna Novak
09/17/2019
JoAnna Novak is an assistant professor in the MFA in Creative Writing program
Vivian Slu ’21
09/17/2019
Vivian Slu ’21 is a political science and philosophy major with a pre-law minor
A gift to the world
09/11/2019
For more than 35 years, Robert has filled a variety of leadership roles on campus
The claim to BSN fame
09/11/2019
The story behind the race to start California’s first nursing baccalaureate degree
Making is Learning
09/11/2019
Welcome to the Mount Makerspace, where students are encouraged to design, experiment, build and invent.
Being a light to others
09/11/2019
As a history scholar, Rausch says she learned that one person can embolden others and make a difference, one light at a time.
UNSTOPPABLE
09/11/2019
That word is more than just a tagline. It’s how our students define themselves.
Catching Nikon’s eye
09/11/2019
MSMU film student wins $10,000 scholarship for visual storytelling
Inspiring students
08/30/2019
A professor pushed Michelle Melendres ’03 to aim higher. Now she’s doing the same to her students.
Perseverance is key
08/30/2019
Alum's book about resilience and overcoming odds wins a Catholic Press Association Book Award.
Academia to workplace
08/26/2019
Embedding career guidance into college courses
Leading from the heart
08/09/2019
Student body president thrives on serving her communities, whether in her hometown or at the Mount.
Grassroots empowerment
08/08/2019
Alum’s work in global health brings attention to women in rural villages.
Double bond
08/02/2019
Chemistry professor’s charge to students: Do undergrad research and advocate for your rights.
Kudos to our alums
07/19/2019
Mount alums are racking up national awards recently. Congratulations to these four women!
Accolades: July 2019
06/26/2019
Publications, presentations and promotions: What our faculty and students have been up to recently.
Family key to success
06/24/2019
Alum credits her parents' hard work and dedication for her success as an educator.
Best for veterans
06/21/2019
Mount Saint Mary's nursing program ranks as one of the top 25 in the nation as a 2019 best bet for veterans.
Community Impact Award
06/12/2019
MSMU receives Community Impact Award from Mexican American Bar Foundation.
Fired up on BBQ love
06/03/2019
Weekend/Evening College alum making a name for himself in DC restaurant scene.
Film program one of best
05/30/2019
Variety names MSMU as one of the world's best film schools of 2019.
The gift of study abroad
05/17/2019
Alum's time in Rome as a student changed the trajectory of her life.
End-of-year accolades
05/10/2019
Faculty and staff celebrate milestone anniversaries, promotions and retirements.
Unstoppable Class of 2019
05/09/2019
Mount Saint Mary’s celebrates the journeys, achievements and transformations of the Class of 2019.
Student accolades
04/30/2019
Students showcase skills, research at academic conferences, competitions.
Teacher of the year
04/30/2019
Alum named one of L.A. Unified School District's top teachers for her outstanding work in special education.
Maternal care inequality
04/13/2019
A closer look: How has history impacted the poor health outcomes of black mothers and infants?
Path to leadership
04/09/2019
Mount's partnership with the Public Leadership Education Network prepares students for careers in public policy.
Feeding a need
04/08/2019
How the Mount Wellness movement is tackling one of higher education’s biggest issues: food insecurity.
Healthcare Administration
04/08/2019
Where wellness and analysis intersect: Grad program takes the pulse of the community.
Philanthropic match
04/08/2019
A gift from the Employees Community Fund of Boeing benefits the Mount's Student Ambassador program.
House of refuge
04/08/2019
The childhood home of Mother St. John Fontbonne is now part of the Mount Saint Mary’s family.
The first alumnae
04/08/2019
Looking Back: The story of Mount Saint Mary's Class of 1929
Accolades: April 2019
04/07/2019
Mount Saint Mary's named one of California's top 30 colleges, plus faculty news
Report examines inclusion
04/02/2019
The 2019 Report focuses on how race, age and socio-economic status shape the lives of women in California.
Collectif 2019 released
03/30/2019
Online anthology of original faculty and staff writing examines intersectionality from multiple perspectives.
Women in Entertainment
03/12/2019
Collectif 2018: A paper examines the reasons why progress for women in television and films has been so slow.
Commencement news
03/10/2019
Oxfam America President Abby Maxman and CAST executive director Kay Buck to speak at ceremonies.
Accolades: March 2019
03/10/2019
The University earns a "Voter Friendly Campus" designation for second year in a row, plus faculty news.
Remembering Father George
03/10/2019
Memorial service to be held for one of the Mount's most beloved professors.
Coding with Google
03/10/2019
The Mount is one of the universities picked to host Applied Computing Series courses offered by Google.
Teaching the code
03/10/2019
Professor envisions machine-learning courses for computer science majors and non-STEM students alike.
Tribute for Father George
03/09/2019
Mount Saint Mary's President Emerita Jacqueline Powers Doud celebrates professor's life in eulogy
Feminist Theory and STEM
03/04/2019
Collectif 2018: Professor explores her own experiences as a female engineer from the lens of feminist theory.
Perfect setting
02/08/2019
Nursing alums chose the Chalon Campus as the backdrop for their engagement photos.
Inspiring lineup
02/06/2019
First Partner of California Jennifer Siebel Newsom will be in conversation at the 2019 Report event
Learning through play
02/06/2019
A joint course explores the connection of psychology and art in child development
Intersectionality
02/05/2019
A sneak peek at 2019’s The Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California™
Recycling on campus
02/05/2019
In case you were wondering: You've put your recyclables in the blue recycling bin, what happens next?
College-friendly cookbook
02/04/2019
Peer wellness advocate compiles easy recipes meant for students with limited kitchen access.
Wellness walk
02/01/2019
The Mount launches a walking path on the Doheny Campus to get the community to move more.
Q&A with our board chair
01/30/2019
Tom Blumenthal talks about his business philosophy and focus on philanthropy
Winning response
01/30/2019
University earns silver award for crisis communications strategy during the Skirball Fire
Three reasons not to diet
01/07/2019
Be vigilant about how the culture of dieting can derail your journey to true wellness.
Accolades, January 2019
01/04/2019
What our faculty and alums have been up to: A Pushcart Prize nomination, a Teacher of the Year award, and more.
Healing in the classroom
01/03/2019
On-campus pro bono clinic provides physical therapy services to patients with brain injury
Fitness influencers
01/03/2019
Physical therapy students share wellness tips, fitness principles on Instagram as @TheFizeekGeeks
Called to Serve
12/19/2018
What draws someone into a life dedicated to service? Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet share what inspired them.
Accolades, November 2018
11/13/2018
The University is named one of the nation's "Best Colleges for Student Voting," plus faculty and alum news.
Answers in the earth?
10/18/2018
Honors biology students analyze campus soil as part of international search for new, effective antibiotics.
PsyD arrives
10/01/2018
MSMU launches a doctor of psychology program to help address shortage of mental healthcare services.
Impact research
09/25/2018
STEM scholars share research from highly selective summer research programs.
Lead in times of change
09/17/2018
Lessons learned at the 2018 Women’s Leadership Conference at Mount Saint Mary’s University.
Faculty notes: Sept. 2018
09/12/2018
What our faculty are up to: media exposure and a short story anthology.
Nurturing nurse leaders
09/07/2018
Three alums, working together at the same hospital, pave a path for other nurses to become leaders.
Global scholars
09/06/2018
Honors program global immersion course explores "privilege and poverty" in Brazil and Argentina.
Into the divide
09/06/2018
Service trip gives students a sobering perspective on the immigrant and refugee experience.
Life-changing pilgrimage
09/06/2018
Pilgrimage to Le Puy, France, lets student pilgrims connect deeper with the charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph.
A writer's retreat
09/06/2018
Summer course in Colombia proves to be a magical, eye-opening experience for MFA in Creative Writing students.
Parisian photo odyssey
09/06/2018
Photography students live the dream during their summer in France.
New worlds
09/06/2018
Reflections from an international student on her year studying at Mount Saint Mary’s.
A legacy entrusted
09/06/2018
The CSJ Institute’s oral history project advances the stories and mission of Mount Saint Mary’s founding sisters.
Behind the scenes
09/06/2018
A look at the MSMU filmmakers who have brought to life the CSJ Oral History Project.
Persevering in science
09/06/2018
A cancer survivor, Outstanding Alum Awardee Chamelli Jhappan '79 now helps manage government funding for cancer research.
Heart of compassion
09/06/2018
A nurse and missionary, Natalie (Harris) Martinez ’79 is being honored as an Outstanding Alumna for service to the community.
Beyond identity politics
09/06/2018
As leader of a county party in California, Zaira Cedano '14 says criticism of her age, gender and ethnicity only spur her on.
Remembering Mrs. Doheny
09/06/2018
This October marks 60 years since the passing of Estelle Doheny, the University's most generous and enduring benefactor.
Supporting scholarship
09/06/2018
Profile of philanthropy: Carol Gibson '72 hopes to make a difference through education
Teaching value of giving
09/06/2018
Profile of philanthropy: David Burkitt '97, MBA program director, imparts lessons on giving to the next generation.
‘Most Transformative’
08/23/2018
New accolades for Mount Saint Mary’s University, one of the ‘Most Transformative Colleges’ in the U.S.
Diversity in STEM award
08/15/2018
Mount Saint Mary’s honored for engaging more students in science and research excellence.
Bold, bright and strong
08/15/2018
Find your voice at the Mount! Learn about all that we have to offer here at Mount Saint Mary’s.
DPT wellness assessments
08/10/2018
Physical therapy program initiatives to help keep athletes safe and healthcare providers healthy.
Expanded academic slate
08/09/2018
This fall, the University offers its first bachelor of fine arts degree and launches two fully online baccalaureate programs.
Building STEM capacity
08/08/2018
University wins $1.3 million STEM-building grant from the National Science Foundation.
Making the connection
08/03/2018
National women’s commissions gathering in Los Angeles features an MSMU flavor.
CSJ Oral History Project
08/02/2018
Mount Saint Mary's University has interviewed 55 of our Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet (CSJ).
Summer JumpStart
08/01/2018
Incoming Athenians get a taste of what it takes to succeed at the Mount.
Faculty notes: Aug. 2018
08/01/2018
What our faculty are up to: Conferences from Chicago to Spain, publications, fellowships and more.
Training to be advocates
07/29/2018
Campus Ministry leaders learn how to advocate for social justice at a Catholic Relief Services student summit.
Degree with a guarantee
07/27/2018
Mount Saint Mary's guarantees admission for transfer students from California community colleges.
MSMU Orientation
07/22/2018
Take a look at one of our 2018 summer orientation sessions.
New accreditation earned
06/27/2018
MSMU receives accreditation for top-notch undergrad, graduate business programs.
Faculty support
06/04/2018
University joins a national consortium that prepares professors with career guidance skills.
'50 Women Can'
06/01/2018
MSMU partners with Take The Lead to equip more women to lead in media and entertainment.
‘No strangers to courage’
05/30/2018
MSMU President Ann McElaney-Johnson delivers commencement address at Marymount High School.
Alumna on the case
05/28/2018
Barbara Jones ’68 named special master in high-profile legal case with White House implications.
MBA to city council
05/25/2018
MBA alum defeats a longtime incumbent in Whittier City Council race.
Nursing grant for MSMU
05/21/2018
Riordan Foundation awards $2 million grant to nursing at the Mount.
MSMU WEC 2018 celebration
05/20/2018
Mount Saint Mary's Weekend/Evening College celebrates its Class of 2018.
Ready to run...and lead
05/17/2018
Mount Saint Mary’s hosts public campaign training to prepare more women to run for office.
Advancing research
05/14/2018
Honors scholars are doing work that’s making an impact well beyond the Mount’s campuses.
End-of-Year Traditions
05/11/2018
MSMU honors the students, staff and faculty who made 2017-2018 another year to remember.
Showing appreciation
05/11/2018
Annual end-of-year event celebrates the Mount's faculty and staff.
Carondelet Medal 2018
05/10/2018
Presentation of MSMU's highest honor, the Carondelet Medal, to Bernadette Gonzaque Robert '77.
The Class of 2018
05/09/2018
Celebrating the accomplishments of Mount Saint Mary's 2018 graduates.
Commencement address '18
05/09/2018
Va Lecia Adams Kellum, president and CEO of St. Joseph Center, delivered MSMU's 2018 undergraduate commencement address.
Grad Commencement address
05/08/2018
MSMU Provost Robert Perrins delivered the keynote address to graduating members of MSMU's Graduate Division
Screen time
05/06/2018
Mount Saint Mary's hosts a day of film screenings as part of the United State of Women summit.
From marching to running
05/01/2018
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass among elected officials to share advice at MSMU’s campaign training for women.
2018 RSWG Recap
04/30/2018
MSMU's latest research report shines a spotlight on gender inequities among California's workforce.
Paths to parity
04/27/2018
Students lead campus conversations on what it will take to create a more equitable world.
Welcome: Doheny ASD
04/17/2018
This April, the University welcomed admitted students to its Doheny Campus for a chance to learn more about the Mount.
Peer Wellness at MSMU
04/11/2018
Find out what being a peer wellness advocate is all about from one of our student leaders in the Mount Wellness movement!
Welcome: Chalon ASD
04/10/2018
This April, the University welcomed admitted students to its Chalon Campus for a chance to learn more about the Mount.
Roy's home
04/06/2018
Beloved Mount icon and nursing Living Legend returns after 35 years to teach, mentor and inspire.
Roy Model's early days
04/06/2018
Alums share their memories of Sr. Callista Roy and the early days of the Roy Adaptation Model.
A healthy support system
04/06/2018
Peer wellness advocates learn to coach, motivate fellow students on their wellness journey.
Lessons from the expert
04/06/2018
The Mount's wellness scholar-in-residence gives tips on motivating others to succeed.
Wellness at your own pace
04/06/2018
Peer wellness advocate shares lessons learned from a health expert.
The virtual odyssey
04/06/2018
Online poetry writing class pushes classic literature to the edge.
A CSJ-inspired career
04/06/2018
Profile of Philanthropy: Mount education makes impact on alum's teaching career.
Remembering Vairo
04/06/2018
Profile of Philanthropy: Beloved nursing professor found great joy in mentoring students.
Beyond Borders
04/06/2018
Students cross boundaries of nation and discipline to research cancer with a wide-angled lens.
The Kennedy Files
04/06/2018
Mystery donation to the Archives turns out to be an alum's special collection.
International flavor
04/05/2018
Language and Culture Festival brings the world to the Mount.
Ready to Run '18
04/05/2018
MSMU hosts public campaign training to prepare more women to run for office.
Academic showcase
04/04/2018
University-wide symposium highlights student and faculty research.
Music Fest, MSMU-style
04/02/2018
Women in Music Festival showcases diversity, power of music.
Faculty notes: April 2018
04/02/2018
Political science professor now leads Los Angeles' Commission on the Status of Women.
Spring time = go time
03/31/2018
Spring break offers Athenians a chance to travel, explore and serve.
Angelenas on the map
03/30/2018
MSMU and L.A. Mayor’s Office team up to recognize L.A. women.
Health, wellness, justice
03/28/2018
Conference helps educators teach and practice self-care.
Women in the workforce
03/26/2018
2018 Report shines light on persistent gender inequities in California workplace.
Commencement speaker
03/16/2018
Va Lecia Adams Kellum, president of St. Joseph Center, named undergrad commencement speaker.
A culture of health
03/13/2018
A Mount Wellness talk between CWO Bryant Adibe, MD, and Wellness Scholar Wayne Scott Andersen, MD.
Feet in the Street
03/02/2018
Students learn lessons from sisters’ social justice ministries.
Immigration and artistry
03/01/2018
Featured artists at latest exhibition talk about impact of immigration experience on their work.
Faculty notes: March 2018
03/01/2018
What our faculty and staff have been up to: an NBA Hall of Fame award, field research around Catalina Island, and more.
Unstoppable scholars
02/27/2018
Students and donors recognized at President’s Scholarship Luncheon.
The verdict is in
02/25/2018
Emely Reardon ’19 wins two awards at Mock Trial competition.
Social Justice Week
02/19/2018
Students and staff advocate, engage and act on issues of justice.
An educating exhibit
02/13/2018
Exhibit based on professor's book compares U.S., Chinese education.
Faculty notes: Feb. 2018
02/12/2018
What our faculty have been up to recently, including an appearance at the United Nations and a local newscast.
Wellness Week 2018
02/12/2018
Eating green, moving more and de-stressing with a week focused on fun, fitness and feeling well.
Beyond the Report
02/08/2018
Mount Saint Mary’s adds new elements to its annual work on gender equity in California.
Advancing gender equity
01/26/2018
L.A. mayor cites University's gender equity research as a "light to expose shortcomings."
New year, same you
01/12/2018
Set goals to appreciate who you are and to treat yourself with more compassion.
Grand music, grand venues
01/12/2018
The Da Camera Society presents lineup for 2018's Doheny Soirees and Chamber Music in Historic Sites series.
Women in Music Festival
01/11/2018
Special event showcases the brilliance of female musicians and music scholars.
Women in Hollywood
01/10/2018
Speaker series brings media and entertainment industry experts to campus.
In search of the founders
01/09/2018
Students to travel to France in the footsteps of the University's founders.
Yoga anywhere
01/08/2018
Mount Wellness partners with YogaWorks to offer free online classes to the community.
Faculty notes: Jan. 2018
01/08/2018
A documentary screening, an op-ed in The Washington Post, and a media interview
A leader in healthcare
01/08/2018
Nursing alum earns award from the National Hispanic Health Foundation.
Winning the vote
12/07/2017
Mount Saint Mary’s receives Bronze Seal for Excellence in student voter engagement.
Holiday de-stress tips
12/06/2017
Tips for taking the tension out of holiday celebrations.
Skirball Fire updates
12/06/2017
Check here for the latest updates on the Skirball Fire.
Compassionate companion
12/05/2017
New volunteer program to pair students with CSJ sisters at Carondelet Center
Campaign kick-off
12/04/2017
Celebrating the official launch of "An Unstoppable Campaign for Mount Saint Mary's University."
AIDS Pandemic
12/04/2017
Stephen Inrig, PhD, associate professor, appeared as a guest expert on L.A.'s ABC-7.
Faculty notes: Dec. 2017
12/01/2017
Recent publications, presentations and media appearances by University faculty.
Exchange of experiences
12/01/2017
Student exchange programs bring global diversity to the Mount
Stepping into wellness
11/29/2017
First-year students learn about eating green, thinking healthy.
An Unstoppable Campaign
11/11/2017
Starting a bold, new chapter in the history of Mount Saint Mary’s University
Center's debut
11/10/2017
Opening a new hub for gender equity research, advocacy and leadership development.
CSJ Institute opens
11/10/2017
Celebrating the opening of a new space for the Mount's CSJ Institute.
Pop-up poetry
11/10/2017
Professor’s passion sparks idea for special poetry readings on campus
Transformation
11/10/2017
The transformative power of a Mount education: “An Unstoppable Campaign for Mount Saint Mary’s University”
Empowering excellence
11/09/2017
At the Mount, we graduate intelligent, confident leaders who are extraordinary catalysts for positive change.
A STEM believer
11/08/2017
Chamelli Jhappan ’79 talks about the need for women in STEM and how the Mount propelled her career.
Wellness at the Mount
11/08/2017
We are committed to graduating healthy, resilient leaders. Find out how, thanks to our wellness movement.
The future of wellness
11/07/2017
Our wellness movement is a national model for healthy living. All it needs now is a home.
Formula for success
11/06/2017
Numbers and algorithms are beautiful to Gladys Olivares ’17, a math major with a minor in fine art.
Answering the call
11/05/2017
Hundreds of Athenians turn out for the Mount's 2017 Invitation to Serve.
MSMU Open House
11/01/2017
A quick taste of the energy, passion and camaraderie present at every Mount Saint Mary’s open house for future Athenians!
Ambassadors of wellness
11/01/2017
Peer Wellness Advocates ready to educate and motivate students to take ownership of their health.
Meet the Campaign team
10/31/2017
Meet the leadership team piloting "An Unstoppable Campaign for Mount Saint Mary's University."
Transforming lives
10/29/2017
A Mount education has made Phylizia Carrillo '17 a "force to be reckoned with."
Intersection of studies
10/29/2017
Studying the sciences at a liberal arts university represents the best of both worlds.
Eating well, feeling well
10/26/2017
Celebrating National Food Day in a big way at the Mount.
Healthy choices
10/23/2017
Mount Wellness will focus this year on promoting good nutrition and healthier choices.
Advancing Women
10/23/2017
Dynamic 2017 public programming presented by the University’s Center for the Advancement of Women.
Creating ‘aha!’ moments
10/17/2017
Outstanding Alumnae Awardee Kristin Vanderlip-Taylor ’97 is one of the state’s top art educators.
Navigating a path
10/16/2017
Outstanding Alumnae Awardee Joy Bejarano ’15 MBA strengthens ties with alums, students and the University.
Diversity leadership
10/12/2017
Kari Bolen, EdD, is the new director of diversity and inclusion at Mount Saint Mary's.
Journey to the start
10/02/2017
To help us reconnect with our heritage, the CSJ Institute has created a series of Le Puy pilgrimages.
Reaching the summit
10/01/2017
A celebration of Mount Saint Mary's 2017 graduating cohort of Doctor of Physical Therapy students.
DPT Class of '17
10/01/2017
The University's latest Doctor of Physical Therapy cohort is ready to lead.
Fun and games
10/01/2017
Students and alums teamed up for an annual Mount tradition: The Athenian Day Games!
The AIDS pandemic
09/27/2017
Professor co-authors book analyzing lessons learned from global response to AIDS pandemic.
The Resilient Leader
09/27/2017
Discovering the resilient leader within at Mount Saint Mary's University's 2017 Women's Leadership Conference!
Finding the way
09/25/2017
What do you pack for the journey of a lifetime? Sturdy shoes and an open mind, says Mary Lenihan ‘58
Off and running
09/22/2017
Since 2013, Ready to Run™ has brought together hundreds of emerging women leaders each year. Some are already making waves.
Leadership post
09/22/2017
University President Ann McElaney-Johnson is the new chair of the Women's College Coalition.
Outdoor labs
09/21/2017
From the lab to the field to the water, summertime is research time at the Mount.
Paying it forward
09/20/2017
As one of hundreds of scholarship recipients at the Mount, Claire Atanacio '19 knows that someday she wants to do the giving.
Alums Giving Back
08/21/2017
From donating to mentoring, Mount alums know the value of giving back, and helping more students become unstoppable.
Unstoppable
07/07/2017
What makes Mount Saint Mary's University unstoppable? Two words: Our students.
A national movement
05/12/2017
Mount Saint Mary's joins the Partnership for a Healthier America.
Ready to Run 2017
04/25/2017
Women’s experience and leadership are needed in public service. That’s why we present Ready to Run.
Time to Flourish
04/12/2017
When women flourish, we all flourish. Learn more from our 2017 Report on the Status of Women & Girls in California.
Mount Wellness
03/03/2017
Celebrating the launch of the University's Mount Wellness campaign, and the creation of the Mount’s club sports teams.
Meet The Sisters
01/14/2017
Introducing the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet in Los Angeles: founders and guiding lights at the Mount.