Saint Martin’s Society of Fellows honors Professor Russell Hollander

Fall Colloquium focuses on the importance of higher education

November 4, 2008

Lacey, Washington—The Saint Martin’s University Society of Fellows presents its Fall 2008 Colloquium on Tuesday, November 18 at 7:00 p.m. The event, free and open to the public, will take place at Saint Martin’s University in the Norman Worthington Conference Center. Please join us for an evening of celebration.

Besides conferring member status on a new group of inductees, the Society will recognize one of its own retiring faculty members, Professor Russell Hollander, a long-time member of Saint Martin’s psychology department. Hollander, whose expertise includes the psychology of men, personality, the psychology of religion, and popular culture, will reflect on his career of teaching and service at Saint Martin’s University and speak to the importance of higher education for us all.

Founded in 1971 by Father Michael Feeney, O.S.B., the Society of Fellows is Saint Martin’s academic honorary society. Membership in the Society recognizes students and faculty who, by their outstanding work in teaching and learning, contribute to the intellectual life of the University.

Saint Martin’s University is an independent four-year, Catholic, coeducational university located on a 320-acre wooded campus in Lacey, Washington. Established in 1895 by the Catholic Order of Saint Benedict, the University is one of 18 Benedictine colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, and the only one west of the Rocky Mountains. Saint Martin’s University prepares students for successful lives through its 21 majors and six graduate programs spanning the liberal arts, business, education and engineering. Saint Martin’s welcomes 1,250 student from many ethnic and religious backgrounds to its main campus, and 650 more to its five extension campuses located at Fort Lewis Army Post, McChord Air Force Base, Olympic College, Centralia College and Tacoma Community College.

For additional information:

Stephen McGlone
Saint Martin’s University
360-438-4586
smcglone@stmartin.edu