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Mount Professor Publishes Third Book

Posted: 10 March 2011

Working as both a professor in Applied Human Nutrition at the Mount and a self-employed consulting dietitian, it is hard to imagine finding the time to write a single cookbook, let alone three. Mary Sue…

Mystics place first and second at ACAA Championships

Posted: 9 March 2011

On March 5 and 6, the Mount hosted the 2011 Atlantic Colleges Athletic Association (ACAA) Basketball Championships, and was represented well by our home teams. After a weekend of games against tough competitors, the Men’s…

25 Years of Nancy’s Chair in Women’s Studies

Posted: 7 March 2011

Pictured above left: Senator Nancy Ruth: “I am a very lucky woman to have been a small part in all of this.”  Pictured above right (left to right): Dr. Ramona Lumpkin, President & Vice-Chancellor, the…

March events at the Mount

Posted: 28 February 2011

March is a prime time for events at the Mount.  Check out these exciting events happening over the next few weeks:   Wednesday, March 2 Sex and the Citizen A four-part series examining sex law, children’s…

Business and Tourism Career Week

Posted: 28 February 2011

After the success of its first Career Week in November, 2010, Mount Saint Vincent University’s (the Mount) Department of Business and Tourism will host a second Career Week from March 7-11, helping students network with…

Blended Learning at the Mount

Posted: 28 February 2011

On Friday, March 11, Mount Saint Vincent University (the Mount) will welcome Dr. Norman Vaughan, Associate Professor, Faculty of Teaching and Learning at Mount Royal University in Calgary. Dr. Vaughan will be presenting a public…

Mount Hosts History and Classics Conference

Posted: 25 February 2011

The History Department at Mount Saint Vincent University is set to host the 5th Annual Atlantic University Undergraduate History and Classics Conference (AUUHCC) this year. More than thirty students from eight universities will attend this…

Mount President Recipient of Women of Excellence Award

Posted: 23 February 2011

Dr. Ramona Lumpkin, President and Vice-Chancellor of the Mount, is this year’s recipient of the YMCA of Western Ontario Women of Excellence Award in the Education, Training & Development category.  Every two years, the YMCA…

Mount Celebrates International Women’s Day

Posted: 16 February 2011

The Mount was one of the first institutions in Canada to specialize in the education of women, and so naturally the celebration of International Women’s Day is an important date on the University’s calendar. This…

Mount Coach Celebrates 500 Wins

Posted: 10 February 2011

Behind the Mount’s long-standing tradition of top varsity athletic teams is a long line of exemplary coaches and mentors. One such mentor is Rick Plato, coach of the Mount Mystics Men’s Basketball team for 22 years.Rick recently…