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Two accomplished women to receive honorary degrees

Posted: 4 November 2009

Mount Saint Vincent University is pleased to announce that Alexa McDonough and Dr. Margaret Somerville are this year’s honorary degree recipients.  Their roles in humanitarian and social service, their focus on the progress of the…



Mount Academic Plan approved

Posted: 4 November 2009

Students will have more options for unique programs at Mount Saint Vincent University should all of the proposed changes in the new, approved Academic Plan be implemented. “The plan includes some exciting changes to the…


Governor General Award Winner Visits the Mount

Posted: 4 November 2009

Media Advisory WHAT: Catherine Banks, 2008 Governor General Award for Drama, visits the Mount.WHEN: Thursday, March 26, 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.WHERE: Mount Saint Vincent University, Don McNeil Rm, Rosaria 401Playwright Catherine Banks will be joining students,…


Mount President takes on new endeavor

Posted: 4 November 2009

  Professor Kathryn Laurin, president of Mount Saint Vincent University, has accepted a position as President of Camosun College in Victoria, BC, commencing September 1, 2009. While the Mount community is sad to see her…


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…