The Aspire is published five times a year in both print and online editions for Saint Mary friends and alumni by the USM marketing department.
 

COVER STORY
14 to Watch in '14


These are alums like you who are succeeding and excelling through their God-given potential and the skills and learning picked up at Saint Mary.

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FROM THE PRESIDENT'S DESK
Remembering Friends


Sr. Diane Steele, C'83, reflects on friends lost and the upcoming Christmas season. 

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Charles Berkel | 1925-2013

Mr. Berkel—lovingly known as “Charlie” to his friends—left a deep and lasting mark on Saint Mary, both through his generosity and his efforts as a member of the university’s Board of Trustees.


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Saint Mary Earns Honors

for Excellence, Service

In what’s become an annual occurrence, USM again locked up two prestigious awards recognizing the university both for its ongoing tradition of academic excellence and its track record of strong service to veterans.

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USM Supports the Philippines

Dozens of USM students helped package food for emergency shipment to the Philippines at the university's annual anti-hunger event.

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What is the
Legacy Society?

For decades, Saint Mary has encouraged alumni and friends of the academy, college, and university to leave a portion of their estate or make a transfer on death to Saint Mary.

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Direct Your IRA Minimum Required Distribution to Saint Mary

From Jane Ellen Liebert: 'For those of you who have IRAs and are at least age 70½, a special opportunity under federal tax legislation allows you to now direct your IRA minimum required distribution (MRD) to Saint Mary.'

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ALUMNI CORNER

Class Notes

Catch up on the latest info on your
friends and classmates.


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Full Class Notes | Publication Notes

ALUMNI CORNER

In Memoriam

Remembering those great friends, professors, and classmates who have passed on in recent months.


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Upcoming Events

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