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Marta Aleszewicz

Marta“Efficient Sorting Algorithms”

This presentation covers implementation and efficiency of sorting algorithms, as well as their application in database indexing. Sorting algorithms are crucial at technical job interviews!

Abdulelah Alsanouna

Abdulelah AlsanounaThe Effect of TBX2 on Transformation of the JB6 Skin Cell Line in Response to Ultra Violet Irradiation

This study aims to determine whether JB6 cells can be transformed by UV light and if altered TBX2 expression levels have any effect on transformation.

Katarzyna Plawiak

KasiaKeewee – a Social Bookmarking Web Application

This presentation will cover Keewee, a fun, socially interactive, link sharing application allowing users to post and search on interesting web content.

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Have a Wonderful Break!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Spanish: Feliz Navidad y Próspero Año Nuevo Italian: Buon Natale e Felice Anno Nuovo French: Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année Arabic: .جميلة سنة لكم اتمني .سعيدة جديدة سنة ،مجيد ميلاد Chinese: Merry Christmas: 圣诞快乐 (sheng dan kuai le),...

ESL Classroom Visits

This past month, students from Jan Dimmitt-Olson’s EDUC 585 Advanced Literacy Methods for Diverse Learners course visited the De La Salle Language Institute’s ESL Reading class.  These M.A. in Teaching students not only observed instructional methods used to support...

MELEd Conference Presentation

On November 17th in Minneapolis, ESL instructor Lorraine Vassallo presented at the Minnesota English Learner Education (MELEd) Conference. Lorraine’s interactive session, Identifying Effective ESL Programs to Help English Learners Close the Achievement Gap, was...

Student Profile – Luis José Reyes Reyes

Luis is a man of pride and faith. From Bucaramanga, Colombia, Luis is saddened by the fact that his country’s reputation has been minimized by the illegal drug trade. He wants people to know that the “real” Colombia is famous for many musicians, actors, authors,...

Student Worker Profile – Quanlong Jiang

Quanlong Jiang, better known as “Wayne” to most of us, is a welcome addition to the International Center student worker staff this semester. Impressed by the way that people from different cultures get along at SMU, he enjoys making friends with people from all over...

A Message from Gary Diomandes, London Program Director

Each year Saint Mary's students put on a play as part of the London Theatre program. The play offered in London was called A Piece of My Heart and was performed at the New Wimbledon Studio Theatre, October 17-20th. The play follows six women who served in Vietnam:...

London Students Fall 2018

The Saint Mary’s London Program is a 12-week fall semester program. The program is open to all majors and required for theatre majors. The application deadline for Fall 2019 is February 15. The application is available in the Study Abroad Office, International Center,...

New Study Abroad Short-Term Programs in France

The Office of Study Abroad introduces two new short-term study abroad programs for Summer 2019 in partnership with UniLaSalle in Beauvais, France. Culinary Sciences for Health Benefits: From Field to Plate May 16 - June 14 Participate in an intensive,...

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Presented by the International Center, the Heights For more information contact: Vicki McDonald Coordinator International Student Services vmcdonal@smumn.edu