St. Gregory’s University will hold a special Community Mass at St. Gregory’s Abbey on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. in honor of and for the intentions of President Emeritus D. Gregory Main. Immediately following Mass, guests are invited to attend the unveiling of a plaque in honor of Main’s five years of faithful service and dedication to the University. The plaque unveiling will take place in the main entry of Benedictine Hall, outside of the President’s Office.
The Visual and Performing Arts Department of St. Gregory’s University is proud to announce the 2016 fall dance production, “Once Upon a Stage.” The performance will premier at 8 p.m. on October 28 and will continue through October 30 in the Sarkeys Performing Arts Center.
St. Gregory’s University is inviting all young pirates, princesses and super heroes to its first ever Trunk-or-Treat event on Monday, October 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The event will be held in the parking lot directly in front of the Don and Jenetta Sumner Fieldhouse St. Gregory’s University, located at 1900 W. MacArthur St. in Shawnee, Okla.
St. Gregory’s student athletes will be on hand to give out candy from the trunks of their vehicles to all children in costumes.
The Mabee Aerobic Center (MAC) at St. Gregory’s University will be transferring management of the Noble Aquatics Center to the Athletic Department for exclusive swim team use, making it unavailable for public use effective Friday, November, 18.
The decision to restrict pool usage to support practices for St. Gregory’s swim team was made to better serve St. Gregory’s student body, and will allow the MAC to divert a portion of funding toward improving overall MAC facilities.
Seven Master’s in Counseling students at St. Gregory’s University were awarded their certificate of completion in Palliative Care.
On Saturday, October 22, St. Gregory’s University’s Pro Life Team will host a Family Day Celebration. The event is open to all families in and around the Shawnee area and will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on the Mound in front of Benedictine Hall at St. Gregory’s University.
Activities throughout the event will include music, inflatables, popcorn, and many more exciting carnival games. Bring your families for an enjoyable afternoon and celebrate the value and importance of the family! For more information, please contact St. Gregory’s Student Life Office at (405) 878-5481.
The Pioneer Library System’s Maker Mobile will be on the St. Gregory’s campus on Thursday, October 27. The Maker Mobile is a state-of-the-art technology center that brings STEAM-focused programs (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) to students in schools across Cleveland, McClain and Pottawatomie counties.
The Maker Mobile features a 3D printer and scanner, laser cutter, CNC (computer numerical control) mill, design software, self-contained broadband Internet access and laptops.
The Department of Visual and Performing Arts at St. Gregory’s University is pleased to announce the upcoming production of The Tempest by William Shakespeare, premiering Thursday, October 6 at 8 p.m. in the Sarkeys Performing Arts Center.
“Our hope is that even audiences who are new to Shakespeare will find the show exciting and easy to understand. I think viewers will experience the continuing relevance of Shakespeare’s work in contemporary society,” said Dr. David Coley, Director of Theatre at St. Gregory’s University.
(Shawnee, Okla. – September 30, 2016) As we near the general election in November, we will be making decisions that will affect the future of our cities, state and country. St. Gregory’s University will host a panel discussion, “Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship” on Wednesday, October 5th at 7 p.m. in the Shawnee Community Room in the Rockwood Center.
(Shawnee, Okla. – September 26, 2016) Exceeding expectations, St. Gregory's University experienced a thirty-one percent (31%) growth in new students for the Fall Semester of 2016 as compared to the Fall Semester of 2015.
"It's exciting to see the months of hard work by our admissions team come to fruition," said St. Gregory's President, Michael Scaperlanda. "Our admissions staff did a fantastic job."