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‘Tis the Season: Maryville’s Holiday Traditions

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The holiday season is a time to spend with family and friends, cut loose and have fun. But how to have fun, and how to celebrate the holidays, depends on the person and what traditions they follow. Everyone has a different way to make the season special for th... More »

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Meet the New Staff for Student Involvement

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The Student Involvement Department at Maryville has gone through several staff changes since the start of summer. Former Assistant Director Ally Crust and Former Assistant Dean/Director of Student Involvement Brian Gardner recently ended their tenures. Crust h... More »

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Humans of Maryville: Emma Pinson

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By day, she attends class as a student at Maryville University. By night, she skates on the ice of the Scott Trade Center for thousands to see. Meet Emma Pinson: a first-year student and a member of the St. Louis Blue’s Blue Crew. AdministratorMore Posts More »

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Humans of Maryville: Amanda Michenfelder

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What got you started in taekwondo? “I just started off of a whim. I just wanted to get out my comfort zone, and this is something that was offered around where I lived, so I decided to give it a shot and I ended up loving it. I started in 2011, so it’s been se... More »

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Humans of Maryville: Bailey Watkins

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First-year student, Bailey Watkins, has dealt with congenital heart disease (CHD) since she was born. From near-death experiences to publishing a book when she was a first-grader, Watkins has a unique story to tell. What is CHD? “Congenital Heart Disease is a ... More »

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Humans of Maryville: Haneen Butt  

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Where are you from? “It’s complicated. So, the country is the United Arab Emirates and Dubai is the city everyone knows. I was born and raised there, and it’s basically my home, but I don’t have citizenship so I can’t really call it my home. My father is Pakis... More »

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Humans of Maryville: Penina Nikundana

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Where are you from? “Tanzania, which is in East Africa.” Who is Penina? “I am an African, educated, loving, passionate and experienced person. I go out of my way to make sure everyone is included in everything that I do.” What makes you feel like you’re more e... More »

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Task Camp Leads Students to OT Program

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  Every college freshman knows what they want to do with the rest of their lives, right? Well Tessa Penick, 22, didn’t know either. She knew she wanted to help people, but wasn’t sure the direction she wanted to go, until she started volunteering at Team Activ... More »

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Switching Roles: Basketball to Ballet

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  Have you ever wondered what would happen if you changed sports for a day? Forrester from the basketball team and Bonnie from the dance team helped us figure it out. More Posts More »