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[15 Feb 2013 | admin | One Comment | 5,499 views]
OC Register Features Alumna Meaghan Hurr’s Reflection on First Semester at Columbia

Alumna Meaghan Hurr, one of The Orange County Register’s top 10 2012 graduates who would change the world, shares her thoughts and discoveries during her first semester at Columbia University in New York City, where she is preparing for a career in science, engineering and education.
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[7 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 3,703 views]
Alumni Connect with Upper School Students During Second Annual Career Forum

Friday, January 25 marked the second annual Upper School Alumni Career Forum, with 27 St. Margaret’s alumni returning to campus to impart their wisdom on the entire Upper School student body.
Alumni presented during two, 30-minute classroom sessions. They began each session talking about their path from St. Margaret’s through college and onto their current careers. Students were able to connect with alumni from a multitude of backgrounds. Tips and suggestions were offered to help students navigate their own paths after St. Margaret’s through college and into a career field. Each …

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[12 Nov 2012 | admin | Comments Off | 2,136 views]
Alumna Maggie Shipstead Wins Dylan Thomas Prize for First Novel

For her debut novel Seating Arrangements Maggie was awarded the annual Dylan Thomas Prize at a special ceremony at the National Waterfront Museum last Friday. The prize is given to an author of a novel, play, poetry or travel book in the English language who is under 30. Judges said her novel showed immense maturity and great accomplishment.
Launched in 2006, the annual Dylan Thomas Prize is one of the most prestigious awards for young writers in the world. It is an international literary award aimed at encouraging raw creative talent …

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[1 Nov 2012 | admin | One Comment | 2,217 views]
Former Tartan Drew Lind Shines at Pitzer College

After red-shirting his first year of college at Boston University, Lind (a 2010 St. Margaret’s alum) transferred to Pitzer College to play for the Sagehens, an NCSAA Division 3 team. His presence at midfield has already paid dividends for his team during their current 11-game win streak.
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[12 Sep 2012 | admin | Comments Off | 1,415 views]
Commencement 2012 Commemorated

The commemorative publication focusing on the Class of 2012 Commencement Ceremony will be arriving in your mailboxes next week. For additional articles and photograph galleries highlighting the Class of 2012, including the Bishop’s Spirituality Award and events such as the Upper School Awards, Senior Breakfast, Senior BBQ, and more, click here.

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[6 Sep 2012 | admin | Comments Off | 3,019 views]
Register Today for St. Margaret’s 2012 Tartan Tee-Off

St. Margaret’s 2012 Tartan Tee-Off Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, October 1 at the beautiful Newport Beach Country Club. We are excited to bring together St. Margaret’s parents, Tartan alumni, parents of alumni and friends for a day of fun and fellowship as we support St. Margaret’s Financial Aid Programs.
Click here to register or go to www.smes.org/teeoff.
Individual Golfer $350
Foursome $1,200
Dinner, Auction & Awards Reception – $50
For Sponsorship Opportunities & Additional Information Please Contact:
Ian Tacquard | ian.tacquard@smes.org | 949.661.0108, ext. 247
Karen Sherman | karen.sherman@smes.org | 949.661.0108, ext. 254
 

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[6 Sep 2012 | admin | Comments Off | 3,915 views]
Harvard Magazine Features Profile on SMES Alumnus David Mothander

As a placekicker for Harvard University St. Margaret’s alumnus David Mothander has helped the team to numerous victories. Click here to read a Harvard Magazine profile on David and his kicking technique.

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[24 Aug 2012 | admin | One Comment | 1,413 views]
Alumna Maggie Shipstead Publishes First Novel

Maggie Shipstead, Class of 2001, recently published her first novel, Seating Arrangements, to widespread acclaim. Earlier this month she read from this book at the Mission Viejo Library. Click here to read the one-on-one interview from the San Juan Capistrano Patch.

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[24 Aug 2012 | admin | Comments Off | 2,865 views]
Last Day for Early Bird Registration for St. Margaret’s 2012 Tartan Tee-Off

Today is the last day for early bird registration for the 2012 Tartan Tee-Off Golf Tournament on Monday, October 1 at the beautiful Newport Beach Country Club. We are excited to bring together St. Margaret’s parents, Tartan alumni, parents of alumni and friends for a day of fun and fellowship as we support St. Margaret’s Financial Aid Programs.
Click here for early bird registration or go to www.smes.org/teeoff.
Early bird prices are available through Friday, August 31
Individual Golfer $350 – Now $300
Foursome $1,200 – Now $1,000
Dinner, Auction & Awards Reception – $50
For …

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[21 Mar 2012 | admin | Comments Off | 1,819 views]
SMES Alumnus Publishes “My Grandfather’s War”

Class of 2004 alumnus Jesse Cozean just published My Grandfather’s War, a two-year project in which he unearthed his grandfather’s experiences as a World War II POW while building a close bond they had never had.
Jesse’s grandfather Robert Cozean was 22 when he entered World War II in 1943. He was captured by the Germans during the Battle of the Bulge in 1944 and finally released in April 1945.
The book is currently available on Amazon.com and in Southern California bookstores.
Click here to read The Orange County Register article.
 

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