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Grant establishes the Riordan Fund for the Future of Nursing Education at MSMU to increase the pipeline of well-trained nurses entering the regional workforce.

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Nursing grant for MSMU

Riordan Foundation awards $2 million grant to nursing at the Mount.

May 21, 2018
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Ready to run...and lead

Mount Saint Mary’s hosts public campaign training to prepare more women to run for office.

May 17, 2018
Students celebrate after the 2018 Mary's Day ceremony.

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End-of-Year Traditions

MSMU honors the students, staff and faculty who made 2017-2018 another year to remember.

May 11, 2018

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Showing appreciation

Annual end-of-year event celebrates the Mount's faculty and staff.

May 11, 2018
Bernadette Gonzaque Robert Speaking

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Carondelet Medal 2018

Presentation of MSMU's highest honor, the Carondelet Medal, to Bernadette Gonzaque Robert '77.

May 10, 2018
Celebrating the Class of 2018.

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The Class of 2018

Celebrating the accomplishments of Mount Saint Mary's 2018 graduates.

May 9, 2018
Va Lecia Adams Kellum Speaking

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Commencement address '18

Va Lecia Adams Kellum, president and CEO of St. Joseph Center, delivered MSMU's 2018 undergraduate commencement address.

May 9, 2018
Bob Perrins delivering a commencement speech

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Grad Commencement address

MSMU Provost Robert Perrins delivered the keynote address to graduating members of MSMU's Graduate Division

May 8, 2018
MSMU hosts a day of film screenings as part of the United State of Women 2018 summit.

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Screen time

Mount Saint Mary's hosts a day of film screenings as part of the United State of Women summit.

May 6, 2018
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass at Ready to Run.

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From marching to running

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass among elected officials to share advice at MSMU’s campaign training for women.

May 1, 2018
Dr. Ann McElaney-Johnson at  the podium

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2018 RSWG Recap

MSMU's latest research report shines a spotlight on gender inequities among California's workforce.

April 30, 2018
MSMU students participated in 50/50 Day on April 26, 2018.

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Paths to parity

Students lead campus conversations on what it will take to create a more equitable world.

April 27, 2018
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Welcome: Doheny ASD

This April, the University welcomed admitted students to its Doheny Campus for a chance to learn more about the Mount.

April 17, 2018
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Welcome: Chalon ASD

This April, the University welcomed admitted students to its Chalon Campus for a chance to learn more about the Mount.

April 10, 2018

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Roy's home

Beloved Mount icon and nursing Living Legend returns after 35 years to teach, mentor and inspire.

April 6, 2018
Nursing students posed for a photograph

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Roy Model's early days

Alums share their memories of Sr. Callista Roy and the early days of the Roy Adaptation Model.

April 6, 2018

Campus LifeWellness

A healthy support system

Peer wellness advocates learn to coach, motivate fellow students on their wellness journey.

April 6, 2018
Wayne Scott Andersen

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Lessons from the expert

The Mount's wellness scholar-in-residence gives tips on motivating others to succeed.

April 6, 2018
 Peer wellness advocate Justine Hsiao ’20

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Wellness at your own pace

Peer wellness advocate shares lessons learned from a health expert.

April 6, 2018

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The virtual odyssey

Online poetry writing class pushes classic literature to the edge.

April 6, 2018

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A CSJ-inspired career

Profile of Philanthropy: Mount education makes impact on alum's teaching career.

April 6, 2018

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Remembering Vairo

Profile of Philanthropy: Beloved nursing professor found great joy in mentoring students.

April 6, 2018
Professor Lia Roberts, PhD, center, with some of the students who traveled to Peru in August 2017 to study the country's healthcare system up close.

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Beyond Borders

Students cross boundaries of nation and discipline to research cancer with a wide-angled lens.

April 6, 2018
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The Kennedy Files

Mystery donation to the Archives turns out to be an alum's special collection.

April 6, 2018
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International flavor

Language and Culture Festival brings the world to the Mount.

April 5, 2018
Participants listen to a speaker during a previous Ready to Run training.

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Ready to Run '18

MSMU hosts public campaign training to prepare more women to run for office.

April 5, 2018
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Academic showcase

University-wide symposium highlights student and faculty research.

April 4, 2018
Rhiannon Giddens and Lara Downes

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Music Fest, MSMU-style

Women in Music Festival showcases diversity, power of music.

April 2, 2018

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Faculty notes: April 2018

Political science professor now leads Los Angeles' Commission on the Status of Women.

April 2, 2018
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Spring time = go time

Spring break offers Athenians a chance to travel, explore and serve.

March 31, 2018
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Angelenas on the map

MSMU and L.A. Mayor’s Office team up to recognize L.A. women.

March 30, 2018
Attendees in a workshop at the 2018 Critical Teaching in Action conference.

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Health, wellness, justice

Conference helps educators teach and practice self-care.

March 28, 2018
President Ann McElaney-Johnson presents key findings in the 2018 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California.

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Women in the workforce

2018 Report shines light on persistent gender inequities in California workplace.

March 26, 2018
2018 commencement speaker listing

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Commencement speaker

Va Lecia Adams Kellum, president of St. Joseph Center, named undergrad commencement speaker.

March 16, 2018
Wellness Scholar in Residence Wayne Scott Andersen, MD

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A culture of health

A Mount Wellness talk between CWO Bryant Adibe, MD, and Wellness Scholar Wayne Scott Andersen, MD.

March 13, 2018
Sisters sharing at a Feet in the Street event.

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Feet in the Street

Students learn lessons from sisters’ social justice ministries.

March 2, 2018
Art critic David Rubin, left, with “Here Now” exhibition artists Marianne Sadowski, Peter Liashkov, Phung Huynh and Kyung Sun Cho. (Photo by Ellen Giamportone)

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Immigration and artistry

Featured artists at latest exhibition talk about impact of immigration experience on their work.

March 1, 2018

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Faculty notes: March 2018

What our faculty and staff have been up to: an NBA Hall of Fame award, field research around Catalina Island, and more.

March 1, 2018
Scholars and donors mingling at the President's Scholarship Luncheon.

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Unstoppable scholars

Students and donors recognized at President’s Scholarship Luncheon.

February 27, 2018
Members of MSMU's 2018 Mock Trial team pose for a photo at the American Mock Trial Association's season-ending regional competition.

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The verdict is in

Emely Reardon ’19 wins two awards at Mock Trial competition.

February 25, 2018
Students from the Mount's Black Student Union pose for a photo following a Social Justice Fair on the University's Doheny Campus.

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Social Justice Week

Students and staff advocate, engage and act on issues of justice.

February 19, 2018

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An educating exhibit

Exhibit based on professor's book compares U.S., Chinese education.

February 13, 2018
Tim Cogshell is interviewed by NBC4's Ted Chen about the Academy Award on Jan. 24.

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Faculty notes: Feb. 2018

What our faculty have been up to recently, including an appearance at the United Nations and a local newscast.

February 12, 2018
Students participate in a cycling class during Wellness Week 2018.

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Wellness Week 2018

Eating green, moving more and de-stressing with a week focused on fun, fitness and feeling well.

February 12, 2018
Audience members listen to a discussion during the 2017 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in California.

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Beyond the Report

Mount Saint Mary’s adds new elements to its annual work on gender equity in California.

February 8, 2018
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Advancing gender equity

L.A. mayor cites University's gender equity research as a "light to expose shortcomings."

January 26, 2018

Wellness

New year, same you

Set goals to appreciate who you are and to treat yourself with more compassion.

January 12, 2018
Pacifica Quartet, a Grammy-winning ensemble performing in the Doheny Mansion on Jan. 19.

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Grand music, grand venues

The Da Camera Society presents lineup for 2018's Doheny Soirees and Chamber Music in Historic Sites series.

January 12, 2018
Women In Music: Koto

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Women in Music Festival

Special event showcases the brilliance of female musicians and music scholars.

January 11, 2018
Women in Hollywood speaker series

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Women in Hollywood

Speaker series brings media and entertainment industry experts to campus.

January 10, 2018
Le Puy Students

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In search of the founders

Students to travel to France in the footsteps of the University's founders.

January 9, 2018

Wellness

Yoga anywhere

Mount Wellness partners with YogaWorks to offer free online classes to the community.

January 8, 2018

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Faculty notes: Jan. 2018

A documentary screening, an op-ed in The Washington Post, and a media interview

January 8, 2018
Mary Lou de Leon Siantz ’69, PhD, was recognized for her work in health care with a prestigious award from the National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF).

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A leader in healthcare

Nursing alum earns award from the National Hispanic Health Foundation.

January 8, 2018
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Winning the vote

Mount Saint Mary’s receives Bronze Seal for Excellence in student voter engagement.

December 7, 2017

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Holiday de-stress tips

Tips for taking the tension out of holiday celebrations.

December 6, 2017

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Skirball Fire updates

Check here for the latest updates on the Skirball Fire.

December 6, 2017

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Compassionate companion

New volunteer program to pair students with CSJ sisters at Carondelet Center

December 5, 2017
Celebrating the official launch of

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Campaign kick-off

Celebrating the official launch of "An Unstoppable Campaign for Mount Saint Mary's University."

December 4, 2017
Dr. Stephen Inrig on ABC-7

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AIDS Pandemic

Stephen Inrig, PhD, associate professor, appeared as a guest expert on L.A.'s ABC-7.

December 4, 2017
Faculty Notes December 2017

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Faculty notes: Dec. 2017

Recent publications, presentations and media appearances by University faculty.

December 1, 2017
Beibei Qin, an exchange student from China, shares her experience at Mount Saint Mary’s in Fall 2016 with other students at Nanjing University.

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Exchange of experiences

Student exchange programs bring global diversity to the Mount

December 1, 2017
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Stepping into wellness

First-year students learn about eating green, thinking healthy.

November 29, 2017
Ann McElaney-Johnson addressing the crowd

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An Unstoppable Campaign

Starting a bold, new chapter in the history of Mount Saint Mary’s University

November 11, 2017

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Center's debut

Opening a new hub for gender equity research, advocacy and leadership development.

November 10, 2017

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CSJ Institute opens

Celebrating the opening of a new space for the Mount's CSJ Institute.

November 10, 2017
Professor Marcos McPeek-Villatoro during a Pop Up Poetry reading at the Chalon Campus on Oct. 24, 2017.

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Pop-up poetry

Professor’s passion sparks idea for special poetry readings on campus

November 10, 2017
Transformation

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Transformation

The transformative power of a Mount education: “An Unstoppable Campaign for Mount Saint Mary’s University”

November 10, 2017
Empowering Excellence at the Mount

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Empowering excellence

At the Mount, we graduate intelligent, confident leaders who are extraordinary catalysts for positive change.

November 9, 2017

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A STEM believer

Chamelli Jhappan ’79 talks about the need for women in STEM and how the Mount propelled her career.

November 8, 2017
Wellness at the Mount

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Wellness at the Mount

We are committed to graduating healthy, resilient leaders. Find out how, thanks to our wellness movement.

November 8, 2017
Wellness Pavilion

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The future of wellness

Our wellness movement is a national model for healthy living. All it needs now is a home.

November 7, 2017
Gladys Olivares '17

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Formula for success

Numbers and algorithms are beautiful to Gladys Olivares ’17, a math major with a minor in fine art.

November 6, 2017

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Answering the call

Hundreds of Athenians turn out for the Mount's 2017 Invitation to Serve.

November 5, 2017
MSMU Open House at the Chalon Campus

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MSMU Open House

A quick taste of the energy, passion and camaraderie present at every Mount Saint Mary’s open house for future Athenians!

November 1, 2017
Peer Wellness Advocates

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Ambassadors of wellness

Peer Wellness Advocates ready to educate and motivate students to take ownership of their health.

November 1, 2017

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Meet the Campaign team

Meet the leadership team piloting "An Unstoppable Campaign for Mount Saint Mary's University."

October 31, 2017
Phylizia Carrillo '17

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Transforming lives

A Mount education has made Phylizia Carrillo '17 a "force to be reckoned with."

October 29, 2017
Elizabeth Shokoya '19

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Intersection of studies

Studying the sciences at a liberal arts university represents the best of both worlds.

October 29, 2017

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Eating well, feeling well

Celebrating National Food Day in a big way at the Mount.

October 26, 2017

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Healthy choices

Mount Wellness will focus this year on promoting good nutrition and healthier choices.

October 23, 2017
Advancing Women

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Advancing Women

Dynamic 2017 public programming presented by the University’s Center for the Advancement of Women.

October 23, 2017
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Creating ‘aha!’ moments

Outstanding Alumnae Awardee Kristin Vanderlip-Taylor ’97 is one of the state’s top art educators.

October 17, 2017
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Navigating a path

Outstanding Alumnae Awardee Joy Bejarano ’15 MBA strengthens ties with alums, students and the University.

October 16, 2017

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Diversity leadership

Kari Bolen, EdD, is the new director of diversity and inclusion at Mount Saint Mary's.

October 12, 2017
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Journey to the start

To help us reconnect with our heritage, the CSJ Institute has created a series of Le Puy pilgrimages.

October 2, 2017
Reaching The Summit

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Reaching the summit

A celebration of Mount Saint Mary's 2017 graduating cohort of Doctor of Physical Therapy students.

October 1, 2017

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DPT Class of '17

The University's latest Doctor of Physical Therapy cohort is ready to lead.

October 1, 2017

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Fun and games

Students and alums teamed up for an annual Mount tradition: The Athenian Day Games!

October 1, 2017

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The AIDS pandemic

Professor co-authors book analyzing lessons learned from global response to AIDS pandemic.

September 27, 2017
The Resilient Leader

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The Resilient Leader

Discovering the resilient leader within at Mount Saint Mary's University's 2017 Women's Leadership Conference!

September 27, 2017
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Finding the way

What do you pack for the journey of a lifetime? Sturdy shoes and an open mind, says Mary Lenihan ‘58

September 25, 2017
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Off and running

Since 2013, Ready to Run™ has brought together hundreds of emerging women leaders each year. Some are already making waves.

September 22, 2017

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Leadership post

University President Ann McElaney-Johnson is the new chair of the Women's College Coalition.

September 22, 2017
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Outdoor labs

From the lab to the field to the water, summertime is research time at the Mount.

September 21, 2017
Claire Atanacio '19

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Paying it forward

As one of hundreds of scholarship recipients at the Mount, Claire Atanacio '19 knows that someday she wants to do the giving.

September 20, 2017
Alums Giving Back

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Alums Giving Back

From donating to mentoring, Mount alums know the value of giving back, and helping more students become unstoppable.

August 21, 2017
Unstoppable student at MSMU

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Unstoppable

What makes Mount Saint Mary's University unstoppable? Two words: Our students.

July 7, 2017

Campus LifeWellness

A national movement

Mount Saint Mary's joins the Partnership for a Healthier America.

May 12, 2017
Ready to Run 2017

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Ready to Run 2017

Women’s experience and leadership are needed in public service. That’s why we present Ready to Run.

April 25, 2017

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Time to Flourish

When women flourish, we all flourish. Learn more from our 2017 Report on the Status of Women & Girls in California.

April 12, 2017

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Mount Wellness

Celebrating the launch of the University's Mount Wellness campaign, and the creation of the Mount’s club sports teams.

March 3, 2017

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Meet The Sisters

Introducing the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet in Los Angeles: founders and guiding lights at the Mount.

January 14, 2017