Archive for January, 2015

Congressman John Garamendi visits Lakeside campus

Garamendi meets with officials, community members on water, education, quality of life issues in Lake County Tuesday, 27 January 2015 01:36 Lake County News reports LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – On Friday, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) held a series of meetings and site visits in Lake County. The meetings focused

Alumni Profile: Vernita West

Marymount alumna Vernita West ’93 is a world traveler, with Egypt, Italy, South Africa and Panama among her favorite destinations visited. Vernita shares her fondest memories of her time at Marymount, as well as thoughts about her unique college experience with small classes and caring instructors.

Scholarships Change Lives

Michaelanne Butler was very excited when she found out that her younger sister, Elli, had decided she was also going to Marymount. “I worked on the Orientation student staff, so I was part of the group that helped to transition her and the rest of her classmates to college life. That was an amazing experience,” says Michaelanne. Elli adds that their parents were “ecstatic that we were going to be at school together.”

Jose M. Hernandez Named 2015 Commencement Speaker

The commencement speaker for the 2015 Marymount California University graduation ceremony is former NASA Astronaut Jose M. Hernandez. Graduation will be held on May 9 at the Oceanview campus in Rancho Palos Verdes. Hernandez will receive an honorary doctorate of humanities from the University. Jose Hernandez, one of four children in

Student Learning

In all our programs, MCU ensures that students advance their communication, analysis and decision-making skills, while broadening their appreciation of diverse perspectives and their ability to learn from experience. These Institutional Student Learning Outcomes flow from our commitment to Academic Excellence, Real World Learning and Character Formation.

Student Achievement

Students bring a rich array of talents and interests, leading to many forms of student achievement at MCU. What will you achieve? A distinctive Capstone presentation, surely. What else? Let MCU support your exploration and growth. Discover your interests. Develop your talents. And let your achievements shine.