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Meet Me At State Fair

April 23, 2007

ST. LOUIS – In the art world, as in life, being considered one of the best never gets old. “It is always gratifying to be selected; it is, in a sense, a vote of confidence,” says Nancy Rice, director of Maryville University’s art and design, and studio art programs, who is renowned throughout the United […]

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Students, Colleagues Remember Michael Johnson

April 23, 2007

ST. LOUIS – Somewhere, Dr. Michael Johnson is looking down; his eyes and smile twinkling as brightly as the stars he discussed with great passion, humor and reverence in his classroom. Dr. Johnson, 57, a lecturer of physics at Maryville University, died suddenly on Friday, April 13, 2007. He had served on the Maryville faculty […]

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OT Major To Participate In National Conference

April 16, 2007

Jamie Van Dillen will get a glimpse of her professional future in April when she serves as a page for the Representative Assembly of the American Occupational Therapy Association at the AOTA’s annual conference in St. Louis. “I was so excited when they called me with the news,” said Van Dillen of St. Charles, a […]

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Branching Out to Beautify Environment

April 11, 2007

Being a college student, Maryville University sophomore Susan Rohan uses her share of paper for class assignments, research projects and term papers. Rohan thinks it’s only fair, therefore, that she spends several hours a month volunteering to help replenish the original source of that paper. Rohan of Fenton, a physical therapy major at Maryville, donates […]

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Service Club Helping Displaced Kids

April 11, 2007

Helping to ease, in a small way, the trauma of children removed from their homes due to domestic violence is the aim of a St. Louis organization, Project Backpack. During April, Maryville University’s Community Service Club is assisting Project Backpack by collecting donated items from faculty, staff and students that would fit in a backpack. […]

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Film To Shed Light On ‘Invisible Children’

April 4, 2007

ST. LOUIS – The plight of Ugandan children fleeing their homes nightly in order to escape abduction into rebel armies will be the subject of discussion on Wednesday, April 11, when Maryville University screens the documentary “Invisible Children.” Sponsored by the University’s resident assistants, the event is part of a nationwide tour by representatives of […]

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Breathing Easier About Asthma

April 4, 2007

Getting children with asthma to breathe a little easier is the goal of an Open Airways Day Camp camp to be hosted by Maryville University’s nursing program on Saturday, April 14. Students in Maryville’s community health nursing class will facilitate educational and fun activities for about a dozen middle school children with the lung condition, […]

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Leaders of Tomorrow

April 3, 2007

Eight students from Maryville University comprise the Spring 2007 induction class of Maryville’s chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, the national leadership honor society. The students were inducted in a ceremony presided over by Maryville chapter officers for the 2006-07 academic year. Pictured are, left to right, front row: new members Tracy Schrock of Fenton; Michelle […]

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Honored Freshmen

April 2, 2007

Maryville University of Saint Louis recently inducted 87 freshmen into Alpha Lambda Delta, a national honor society that recognizes and encourages academic excellence among first-year students. Membership in Alpha Lambda Delta is open to full-time freshmen students who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or better at a four-year college or university. Maryville students […]

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A Real Wye Fellow

April 2, 2007

Todd Brenningmeyer, Ph.D., assistant professor of art history at Maryville University, (right) will spend a week in late July at a workshop sponsored by the Aspen Institute. Despite what the organization’s name implies, however, skiing will not be among the topics discussed. Brenningmeyer will participate in the Institute’s Wye Faculty Seminar, to be held July […]

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