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Every student from inaugural St. Mark’s Bachelor of Arts program accepted to UBC Faculty of Education

Vancouver, BC - June 5, 2017. St. Mark's College celebrates graduation of aspiring Catholic teachers. The students are looking forward to learning together at UBC with their “amazing cohort family”.

Corpus Christi College Founder Receives Papal Medal

Vancouver, BC - May 20, 2017. Corpus Christi College Founder and Former Executive Director Dr. Gerald Sylvester was awarded with a papal medal, the Cross Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice for “his passionate role in fostering Catholic higher education”.

St. Mark's College Principal interviewed by Salt + Light Media

St. Mark's College in the News

In this wide-ranging WITNESS Interview, Fr. Thomas Rosica speaks with Dr. Peter Meehan, Principal of St. Mark's College.

Dr. Nicholas Olkovich Named Inaugural Marie Anne Blondin Chair at St. Mark's College at UBC

Vancouver, BC - May 18, 2017. Following a lengthy and thorough international search, St. Mark's College at UBC is pleased to announce the appointment of our inaugural endowed Marie Anne Blondin Chair in Theology, Dr. Nicholas Olkovich.

St. Mark's College at UBC to Confer 2017 Honorary Doctorate to Internationally Recognized Pediatrician and Ethicist Sister Nuala Kenny

Vancouver, BC - May 9, 2017. St. Mark's College at UBC is pleased to announce that Sister Nuala Patricia Kenny, OC, BA, MD, FRCP(C) - an internationally recognized pediatrician, ethicist, and educator on healthcare and policy - will be awarded the institution's highest honour, the Doctor of Sacred Letters (honoris causa).

Statement by the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities in Canada

On January 27, 2017, United States President Donald Trump signed an executive order relating to immigration. This order bans individuals from seven countries (Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen) who hold valid visas and green cards from entering the United States for 90 days. The president has also banned refugees from entering the USA for the next 120 days.

Board Members of St. Mark's and Corpus Christi Colleges Recognized as "Exceptional" Lawyers with Queen's Counsel (QC) Designation

Vancouver, BC - December 20, 2016: The Community of St. Mark's at UBC (St. Mark's College, Corpus Christi College, and St. Mark's Parish) is pleased to announce the recent appointment of two board members to the designation of Queen's Counsel (QC).

Alumni in the News: St. Mark’s Grad Bringing Computer-Assisted Technology Into Traditional Choir Classes

St. Mark's Alumni in the News

With the help of their Choir Director Adam Kozak, a graduate of St. Mark’s, the senior choir at North Vancouver’s Windsor Secondary was recently shortlisted for their performance of Tragically Hip’s “Ahead by a Century” in CBC’s nationwide Music Class Challenge competition.

Saint Mark’s College to Confer 2016 Honorary Doctorate to Retired Neurosurgeon, Humanitarian Dr. Felix Durity

Vancouver, BC – May 2, 2016. Saint Mark’s College at UBC is pleased to announce that Dr. Felix Durity – retired neurosurgeon, former Head of Neurosurgery and current Professor Emeritus in UBC’s Department of Surgery, and a committed humanitarian – will be awarded the institution’s highest honour, the Doctor of Sacred Letters (honoris causa).

Saint Mark's in the News - "Easter: Nuns dying off, but their mission is being reborn"

Read Douglas Todd's story in the Vancouver Sun about the Sisters of St. Ann, who have in the past few years given away more than $15 million in cash and land, including a $3 million endowment to Saint Mark's College.

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