Homecoming 2017 will be a very special time as we celebrate the induction of the 2001 and 2002 Vanier Cup-winning Huskies football teams to the Saint Mary’s Sport Hall of Fame.
In 2001 & 2002, the Huskies football team, under the direction of Coach Blake Nill, did something that hadn’t been done in 25 years. They won back-to-back Vanier Cups. Assistant Coach at the time, Steve Sumarah,…
Save the dates!
From October 13th to 15th, alumni will come back to campus to relive, reflect, and share their experiences as Huskies. The Alumni Office is always looking for opportunities to connect with SMU Alumni. If you are interested in planning a reunion or reception, contact the office at email@example.com.
Save the Date:
Homecoming Weekend — October 14 - 17, 2015
One World Alumni Awards Gala — October 15, 2015
Visit smu.ca/alumni for a list of more upcoming events.
The 2014 One World Alumni Dinner was held in support of Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia. In March of 2015, Saint Mary’s will select the 2015 recipient of the One World Alumni Dinner. Applications will be available at the end of January.
We were fortunate to have a reunion group on campus that included our Men's Football team of 1964 that went on to win the Atlantic Bowl Championship in that year. Members of the team gathered for a photo during their week of events.
The Saint Mary’s University Sport Hall of Fame welcomed four new members on Homecoming Weekend in October; a long-serving athletics director, two outstanding athletes, and a championship basketball team.
Dr. David Murphy, already in the Hall as a member of the 1964 Atlantic Bowl-winning Huskies football team, now enters in the builder and athlete categories. While completing his dental…
Members of the first Saint Mary’s University women's basketball team. Saint Mary’s celebrated 40 years of women in varsity sport on Friday, October 3rd with a reception that welcomed athletes, family, and friends back to campus.
Over 150 Golden Graduates and guests gathered on Friday, October 3rd to celebrate and return to campus. A Golden Grad signifies 50 years or more of being a Saint Mary's alumnus. The day featured a Mass of Thanksgiving, displays of memorabilia and featured pieces from the Archives, along with a luncheon emcee'd by Fred MacGillivray HS'63.
Those inducted into the Golden Grads this year,…
Friday night featured a special Pub Night that commemorated the 40th Anniversary of The Gorsebrook Lounge - our campus pub! The night had us on our feet and dancing with tunes from The Classics (including some alumni in the band!)
2014 Alumni Award recipients Tom Lee BA’88, Chanda Chilanga BComm’11, Kathy Mullane MBA’89, Gary Schmeisser, Beth Hamilton BComm’12, Dr. Maryanne Fisher, and Claire Miller BA’80 were recognized for their outstanding contribution to the Saint Mary’s community, our province, and country.
The Saint Mary’s Alumni Awards are presented annually to members of the Saint Mary’s…