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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

Happy Holidays from the International Center

Happy Holidays from the International Center

International holiday greetings! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Best wishes! Spanish: Feliz Navidad y Próspero Año Nuevo. ¡Los mejores deseos! Italian: Buon Natale e Felice Anno Nuovo. Auguri! French: Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année. Meilleurs vœux! Arabic:  .جميلة...

The Season for Celebrating

The Season for Celebrating

Staff and students from the International Center (IC) started the holiday season by participating in Cardinal Fest.  The IC’s “Minute to Win It” beanbag toss was a success. While enjoying the challenge of the game and snacking on fortune cookies, participants competed...

Getting to Know Our International Students

Getting to Know Our International Students

Juan Altamirano Herrera is currently an ELB undergraduate seminarian student at Saint Mary's University (SMU). He grew up in a small Nicaraguan village, Llano Largo. After completing middle school, Juan’s only options for attending high school were to stay in his...

Savhanna Berger Writing from Alicante, Spain

This semester I studied through Spanish Studies Abroad where I was one of 15 American students in the program. From the food, the people, and the laid-back atmosphere, I absolutely loved my time in Alicante. I lived with a host mom, and I ate like a queen! She was a...

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

The fun continued on November 22 when the IC hosted a Thanksgiving meal for SMU’s international students, as well as guests from various offices and departments. International students appreciated the opportunity to experience traditional Thanksgiving food while...

London Students Fall 2017

London Students Fall 2017

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 2018 is February 15. The application is available in the Study Abroad Office, International Center,...

The London Program Experience! A Message from Stefan Kahlstorf

The London Program Experience! A Message from Stefan Kahlstorf

Friday, November 17, was the last day of the London Semester Study Abroad Program for 2017. Throughout this semester, the group has learned about multiple facets of British culture through taking art, politics, and theatre courses, along with going on multiple day...

Study Abroad in Rome, Italy

Study Abroad in Rome, Italy

NEW SEMESTER PROGRAM SPRING 2018  Rome, Italy!  Special Scholarship - $2,000 this year Application deadline approaching fast, October 16th! PROGRAM DETAILS: Program dates February 9 - May 4, 2018 Study and live with students from other Lasallian institutions Course...

International Center Student Activities

International Center Student Activities

The International Center plans a series of activities each semester for International Students. This semester included a fall picnic, ice skating, and trips to the Eagle Center and Lark Toys. Yet to come, an October trip to Mall of America, a special Thanksgiving...