Celebration of Scholarship

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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.

Blog Posts

International Center Update

This fall semester the Winona campus is home to 56 international students representing 17 countries. We are so lucky to have these students on our campus and we ask all members of the campus community to show them that they are welcome! This includes six students in...

Meet Our Students From France

How many of us can locate Beauvais on a map? If you are unable to do so, please make time to improve your geographical knowledge because Elodie, Louise, Lucie and Jérôme are four of our French students spending a semester here at Saint Mary’s University in Winona....

Study Abroad Application Deadlines

If you have any questions about any of our study abroad programs, stop by the Study Abroad Office in the Heights building, email Vicki McDonald, Coordinator of Study Abroad at, or call ext. 6996.   PROGRAM DEADLINES SAINT MARY’S PROGRAMS Rome, Italy...

Study Abroad in Rome, Italy – Spring 2019

SEMESTER PROGRAM    Special Scholarship - $2,000  Application deadline, October 10th PROGRAM DETAILS: Program dates February 4 - April 27, 2019 Study and live with students from other Lasallian institutions. Subjects offered include Art History, Business (Trade and...

Student Worker Profile: Aaron Kibirige

The International Center has started the 2018-2019 academic year with three new student workers, one of whom is Aaron Kibirige, from Kampala, Uganda. While in Uganda, he attended Makerere University, the largest public university in the country. When asked what he...

The London Program Experience: A Message from Celeste Russell

Remarkable is the best word I can think of to describe my experience in the London study abroad program so far. London has so much to offer — from street markets and pub food to Renaissance paintings and lavish architecture. I most enjoy traveling around the city on...

Student Profile: Riku Watanabe

We are pleased to introduce one of our new international students, Riku Watanabe. He is from Tokyo, Japan, where “soccer was all of his life” as he played there for twelve years. He really wanted to become a professional player until his junior year of university when...