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USMC, Faculty of Theology & Continuing Education Convocation and Conferral of Honorary Degree Recipients
The University of St. Michael’s College is pleased to announce that Honorary Degrees will be conferred during USMC Faculty of Theology/Continuing Education Division Convocation on
Saturday, November 8, 2014 to:
Dr. Marcia L. Colish - Doctor of Sacred Letters, honoris causa
Dr. Ellen M. Leonard, CSJ - Doctor of Sacred Letters, honoris causa
SMC Faculty of Arts & Science Fall Convocation and Conferral of Honorary Fellowship Recipients
The University of St. Michael’s College is pleased to announce that Honorary Fellowships will be conferred during the Baccalaureate Mass for St. Michael’s College Faculty of Arts & Science Convocation on
Monday, November 17, 2014 to:
Alberto Di Giovanni, Honorary Fellow
Caroline Morgan Di Giovanni, Honorary Fellow
In the News
Canadian Professor Moira McQueen named to International Theological Commission
Pope Francis has appointed Professor Moira McQueen as a new member of the International Theological Commission for its 2014-2019 term. Professor McQueen is the Executive Director of the Canadian Catholic Bioethics Institute, Toronto, and teaches moral theology at the University of St. Michael's College, Toronto.Read more »In his letter of congratulations, the Most Reverend Paul-André Durocher, Archbishop of Gatineau and President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops, wrote this "is wonderful news not only for you but for all the Church in our country." A citizen of Canada as well as a subject of the United Kingdom who resides in the Diocese of Hamilton, Professor McQueen also has a background in law. She frequently serves as an advisor for the CCCB on ethical and moral questions, and is the CCCB delegate on the Biotechnology Reference Group of the Canadian Council of Churches.
Professor McQueen will present the 5th Annual John Meagher Public Lecture The Influence of Pope Francis on Catholic Bioethics »
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Appointment of Interim Dean Faculty of Theology, USMC Professor John L. McLaughlin
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Professor John McLaughlin as Interim Dean of the Faculty of Theology effective October 22, 2014 through to June 30, 2015. We are grateful to John for assuming this responsibility and we count on his usual commitment and due diligence. I trust that Professor McLaughlin will receive your full support and co-operation.
Prof. Anne Anderson, csj
President & Vice-Chancellor
Music, Theology, and Justice: An International Conference Oct. 24-25
Student Philanthropy Council Established: Celebrating the Culture of Giving
The Office of Alumni Affairs and Development is excited to announce the establishment of the Student Philanthropy Council (SPC). The goal of the SPC is to celebrate the culture of giving at the University of St. Michael’s College and to raise awareness among St. Michael’s students about the significant impact donations have on their education. The council is composed of a small team of creative and dedicated students who are ready to take on the 2014-2015 year. Through events and partnerships with different groups on campus, the SPC Council will work to build a community among students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends.