Media releases 2005

December 2005
12-16-05 - Saint Martin's University will be closed during the holidays
12-12-05 - Saint Martin's faculty member receives teaching recognition
12-12-05 - Saint Martin's offers tuition break at extension campuses for National Guard, Reserve members

November 2005
11-16-05 - Saint Martin's business students will present free seminar on new financial laws affecting consumers
11-15-05 - Saint Martin's University presents Nirvana in November, a cultural celebration
11-03-05 - Make reservations for Saint Martin's Procession of the Carols holiday event
11-01-05 - Showing of new documentary on Wal-Mart will highlight action night at Saint Martin's University
11-01-05 - Fundraising dance for natural disaster victims features Func Pro Tunc Band

October 2005
10-31-05 - Woodie Guthrie and his Columbia River songs will be featured at Saint Martin's fall Colloquium
10-27-05 - See all of Will's Work in a single production
10-26-05 - Saint Martin's, Port of Olympia, Economic Development Council team up to offer March business trip to China
10-25-05 - Speaker will discuss fight against open-pit gold mining in Guatemala
10-25-05 - Pancakes at the pavilion: Saint Martin's students invite public to a Saturday breakfast benefit for hurricane victims
10-25-05 - Saint Martin's speaker will discuss business climate in Hong Kong, China
10-21-05 - Simulation of Federal Reserve Bank open market committee will include team of Saint Martin's students
10-17-05 - Acclaimed clinician will help area singers improve voices at upcoming Saint Martin's clinic
10-17-05 - Saint Martin's to have theater auditions for April musical
10-12-05 - Saint Martin's professor honored with 2005 multicultural excellence award
10-12-05 - Saint Martin's University to present annual sacred music concert
10-04-05 - Environmental economics author to speak at Saint Martin's

September 2005
9-23-05 - Saint Martin's will review safety procedures in accident's aftermath
9-23-05 - Public invited to Saint Martin's Capps Art Gallery
9-23-05 - Short academic courses offered to community through Minds on Millennium VI
9-23-05 - Saint Martin's professor Kathleen Allen receives ED.D.
9-23-05 - Saint Martin’s University presents “An Evening Of One-Act Plays”
9-21-2005 - 5:00 pm Students injured in chemistry classroom explosion at Saint Martin’s have been treated and released from hospital
9-21-2005 - 4:30 pm UPDATE: Chemistry explosion injures Saint Martin’s University students
9-21-2005 - 2:20 pm Chemistry lab explosion injures 10 Saint Martin’s University students
9-20-2005 - Saint Martin’s University in Washington State invites students displaced by Hurricane Katrina
9-19-2005 - Saint Martin’s Professor Kathleen Allen receives Ed.D
9-19-2005 - Saint Martin’s professor Katia Shkurkin receives Ph.D.
9-19-2005 - Saint Martin’s University presents “An Evening Of One-Act Plays”
9-16-2005 - Saint Martin’s University Will Dedicate New Residence Hall
9-9-2005 - Saint Martin’s professors receive $78,000 grant to improve math, science learning in Southwest Washington
9-9-2005 - Program on the Patriot Act will highlight Constitution Day at Saint Martin’s
9-7-2005 - Saint Martin’s University in Washington State invites students displaced by Hurricane Katrina

August 2005
8-25-2005 - Saint Martin’s celebrates change to University with a party Aug. 30
8-22-2005 - Saint Martin’s monk Father Kieran Cunningham, O.S.B., dies
8-19-2005 - Saint Martin’s University places in top tier of 2005 US News rankings
8-19-2005 - Saint Martin’s University forms new division of international education
8-17-2005 - Saint Martin’s names new sports information director
8-8-2005 - New faculty president takes helm at Saint Martin's University
8-8-2005 - Saint Martin's is now a university
8-1-2005 -  Saint Martin's monk and teacher Father William Maat, O.S.B., dies

July 2005
7-21-2005 - Saint Martin’s president named to board of U.S. Catholic China bureau
7-8-05 - New president, Douglas M. Astolfi, Ph.D., begins tenure at Saint Martin's

June 2005
6-24-05 - Saint Martin's students receive Trustee scholarships
6-24-05 - Two new Saint Martin's students awarded full-ride scholarships
6-24-05 - Community college transfers awarded scholarships at Saint Martin’s College
6-14-05 - Evening lecture series will explore the spiritual journey of nonviolence, peace and justice
6-14-05 - Boeing gives grant to Saint Martin’s engineering summer camp
6-7-05 - Saint Martin’s College announces spring semester 2005 Dean’s List

May 2005
5-11-05 - Saint Martin’s College announces engineering scholars
5-11-05 - Share your world: Become a Saint Martin’s host family
5-10-05 - Longtime librarian named Saint Martin’s Staff Member of the Year
5-9-05 - Nieto named Saint Martin’s College Faculty Of The Year
5-9-05 - Saint Martin’s College promotes eight faculty members
5-5-05 - LDS youth group will give Saint Martin’s a spring cleaning
5-4-05 - Saint Martin’s College commencement will be Saturday, May 7
5-2-05 - Saint Martin’s College announces graduates of 2005

April 2005
4-22-05 - Students of merit will be honored at Student Scholars’ Day April 26
4-18-05 - Saint Martin’s student engineers show off multi-terrain vehicles
4-18-05 - Saint Martin’s offers summer learning fun for youth
4-15-05 - Saint Martin’s College music groups wrap up year with spring concert
4-15-05 - Minds on the Millennium lecture series will discuss Toni Morrison’s “Beloved”
4-14-05 - Saint Martin’s peer health educators chosen to speak at conference
4-13-05 - Saint Martin’s students elect student government leaders for 2005-2006
4-12-05 - Spring Bling Extravaganza brings top local talents to Saint Martin’s
4-11-05 - Volunteers needed to ready Saint Martin’s museum and gallery
4-8-05 - Saint Martin’s joins in world premiere of “THE ART PROJECT”
4-4-05 - Minds on the Millennium lecture series will explore life and times of Napoleon

March 2005
3-31-05 - Saint Martin’s College announces new president
3-31-05 - Spiritual Life Institute will explore the living, transforming truth
3-30-05 - Saint Martin’s College will host regional engineering conference

February 2005
2-24-05 - Spirits reign at 16th annual Capital Food and Wine Festival
2-23-05 - Saint Martin's Concert, "Hope," will benefit Haven House
2-24-05 - Upcoming Minds on Millennium lecture explores family history
2-14-05 - Saint Martin’s to bear new name: Saint Martin’s University
2-11-05 - Minds on Millennium lectures continue with talk on the Nuremberg War Crimes trials
2-4-05 - College students will roll up their sleeves for tsunami victims
2-3-05 - Saint Martin’s will honor retiring college president at Homecoming celebration, Feb. 22-25
2-2-05 - Minds on the Millennium VI lecture series begins with talk on Appalachia

January 2005
1-31-05 - Professor tapped for Arizona Music Educators Hall of Fame
1-31-05 - Saint Martin’s professor to receive regional engineering award
1-24-05 - Washington State Democratic Party chair candidates to discuss their positions at Saint Martin's
1-15-05 - Saint Martin's, Panorama City launch sixth year of Minds on the Millennium Lecture Series
1-13-05 - It's all elementary: Saint Martin's engineering professors building bridges with local fifth-graders
1-4-05 - Saint Martin's College announces fall semester 2004 Dean's List