All Saints Weekend
Saint Martin’s University celebrates
the first All Saints Weekend, September 29 through October 1. All Saints
Weekend is a
celebration of all of the Saint Martin’s community…students, faculty,
staff, alumni, parents and friends.
The weekend beganThe weekend began with a golf outing, followed by a
wine tasting of four regional wineries. The highlight of Friday night
alumni awards dinner where three alumni plus Br.
Kenneth Malloy, O.S.B. were honored for their professional achievement
and service. In addition the dinner honored the reunion classes of 1946,
’56, ’66, ’76, ’81, ’86, and ’96.
Saturday began with a brunch for
students and their parents followed by a concert by the band Little Big
Man, a creation of alumnus Francis Cacalda. A BBQ, raffle and a slew of
games for students and children rounded out the afternoon. While the
festivities were underway, the academic divisions held open houses
featuring the work of faculty and students with a number of faculty
presenting in their area of expertise. The day concluded with a taste of
the music and theatre departments with student groups performing. The
lady Saints volleyball team plays Saturday evening against Northwest Nazerene University.
Sunday Mass followed by a farewell brunch concludes
the festive weekend. Distinguished Alumni Awards
Br. Kenneth Malloy,
The Honorable Richard A.
Thomas W. Hillier, II, II