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Alexa McDonough Appointed Interim President at the Mount

Posted: 4 November 2009

The Mount is pleased to announce that Dr. Alexa McDonough has accepted the position of Interim President of Mount Saint Vincent University, effective August 28, 2009, through to August 2010. “I am confident Dr. McDonough…


Mount names women’s basketball coach

Posted: 4 November 2009

Mount Saint Vincent University is pleased to announce that Mark Forward has been named Athletics Officer and Head Coach of the Mount Mystics Women’s Basketball team. Mark is a graduate of the Mount with a…


Mount alumnus to tempt fate on the Dragons’ Den

Posted: 4 November 2009

Mount Saint Vincent University alumnus and CEO of PrivacyWrap Inc., Peter Murchland, advanced through more than 4,000 entrepreneurs to pitch his product in an upcoming episode of the Dragons’ Den on CBC Television. As the…





Mount hosts annual Research Open House

Posted: 4 November 2009

More than 40 Mount Saint Vincent University faculty and student researchers will showcase their work at the annual Research Day Open House on Wednesday, February 11. Unique to the Mount is the student involvement with…


Annual Summer Job Fair sees largest employer turn-out yet

Posted: 4 November 2009

Even in light of the economic instability, more employers than ever are turning out for the Halifax Career Fair’s Summer Job Fair. More than 60 local national and international recruiters will gather at the Cunard…


RBC provides link to the future

Posted: 4 November 2009

RBC, a long-standing supporter of Mount Saint Vincent University, has again endorsed the University with a contribution to the Mount’s capital campaign that will help “link” the Mount to its future. RBC’s $200,000 donation to…


Dr. Mary Lyon appointed Acting Vice-President Academic

Posted: 30 September 2009

Dr. Mary Lyon has been appointed Acting Vice-President Academic commencing September 1, 2009. Dr. Lyon brings close to thirty years of teaching and administrative experience to this position, having served as the Mount’s Dean of…