Lead and Influence: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence
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Strengthen Faculty and Academic Excellence

St. Catherine University’s unique women’s, Catholic, liberal arts education continuously evolves to meet today’s challenges. St. Catherine professors are mentors, role models and scholars charged with students’ intellectual and personal development, and they set a high bar for scholarly achievement and engagement that we nonetheless seek to raise.

LEAD & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence will invest in

Mary Alice Muellerleile ’60
Chair Position Established with Lead Campaign Gift

Brenda Grandstrand Woodson '80, JD, a St. Catherine University trustee, has made a $2 million gift honoring Mary Alice Muellerleile '60 (pictured), faculty emerita and the founding director of continuing education at the University. In addition to establishing a new endowed chair in English, Woodson’s donation is a lead gift in LEAD & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence.

Monica Brown
Monica Brown to be first Mary T. Hill Director of Data Science

St. Catherine University has named Monica Brown, MS, to serve as the very first Mary T. Hill Director of Data Science. This newly-created position within the School of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences is supported by a gift from the James J. Hill Center, honoring the memory of the nonprofit’s first Board Trustee and philanthropic leader, Mary T. Hill.