Sophomore ‘miles ahead of his peers’ after research experience with Mayo Clinic Health System

Sophomore ‘miles ahead of his peers’ after research experience with Mayo Clinic Health System

By Tom Brandes Who knew that when Brandon Merfeld tore his ulnar collateral ligament in high school, the result would be a positive, life-changing experience? Merfeld, now a sophomore majoring in Biology at Saint Mary’s University, discovered his calling in life. “I...
Alumna uses degree to lead in geographic information systems

Alumna uses degree to lead in geographic information systems

By Maura Sullivan Hill Kendis Scharenbroich M’00 can’t recall too many other female CEOs in her industry, but she’s more concerned about doing her job and the work she’s trained to do. Scharenbroich, a self described knowledge seeker and fact finder,...
Abundant opportunities helped graduating senior grow and achieve her goals

Abundant opportunities helped graduating senior grow and achieve her goals

By Tom Brandes A total stranger provided the crucial advice that helped Kendall Archer choose Saint Mary’s University over the other 16 schools to which she applied. Unbeknownst to Archer, the person she contacted after a Google search of “notable alumni of Saint...
Saint Mary’s invests in purification systems for large spaces and residence hall rooms

Saint Mary’s invests in purification systems for large spaces and residence hall rooms

Saint Mary’s has installed groundbreaking purification systems on its Winona and Twin Cities campuses. These systems, which were being discussed prior to the COVID-19 pandemic as part of Saint Mary’s commitment to healthy living and wellness for students, will significantly contribute to the health and well-being of students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors by purifying the air and surfaces of harmful materials, including viruses.

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