Newsletter Archive


Channels is Marymount California University’s monthly e-newsletter which highlights news, events and faculty, student and alumni spotlights. If you would like to receive Channels, please subscribe below.

Channels Archives:

April 2017 Academic track to obtain both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in four years; Meet student Lauren March; University celebrates its Mission Week; Annual Days of Giving raises $28,800; Donor Jayme Wilson purchases bleachers for university; Grand opening Veteran’s Center; Criminal Justice Career Fair

March 2017 – Archbishop named to board of trustees; Alumnae Spotlight, Michaelanne Butler; Classrooms modernized; Employees share in a day of community service; University begins new facility partnership

February 2017 – Real-world learning for entrepreneurial students; Alumnus Spotlight, James Boyd; Sport Management Club launches; University Café open to the public

January 2017 – Highlights include the Passing of Sr. Gregory Naddy; BA and BS in Biology approved by WSCUC; Kingston and Baxter join board; Students plan film on homelessness; Thomsen named an interim athletic director

December 2016 – Highlights includes American hero Kris Paronto to speak at MCU; Queen Sugar author to visit campus; Richard Ryan is Educator of the Year; Sports management emphasis to start in fall; Soccer teams celebrate outstanding seasons

October 2016 – Success by the Sea gala; Archodiocese High School Enrollment Program; Career Services connects students to internships

September 2016 – Highlights Include: MCU Ranked in U.S. News & World Report 2017 Best Colleges List, Fall Orientation

August 2016 – Highlights Include: Pharrell Williams Visits MCU, COX Communications Partners with MCU, Marcottes to be Honored at 2016 Scholarship Gala

June 2016 – Highlights Include: Scholarship Gala, Lakeside Tuition Decrease, Summer Advising Days, MCU Business Journal

May 2016 – Highlights Include: Catholic High Schools of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Guaranteed Admission Program, 2016 Commencement Ceremony

April 2016 – Highlights Include: I Am First-Generation, Faculty and Staff Promotions, Admitted Student Day, Leadership In Criminal Justice, Mariner Spotlight

March 2016 – Highlights Include: University Accreditation, Athletics Sets New Records, Criminal Justice Speaker Series

February 2016 – Highlights Include: 2016 Commencement Speaker, MCU Business Journal, Days of Giving, University Service Day

January 2016 – Highlights Include: Spring Cultural Arts, Visalia Study, Friends of MCU Lakeside, Mariner Athletics

December 2015 – Highlights Include: New Criminal Justice Degree, MCU Gives Campaign, Mariner Preview Day

November 2015 – Highlights Include: Educator of the Year, Mariner Athletics, Parents’ Project, Family Day

October 2015 – Highlights Include: Presidential Search, Speaker Series, Scholarships Change Lives, MCU Gives

September 2015 – Highlights Include: Fall 2015 Convocation, Speaker Series, Involvement Fair, Mariner Athletics

August 2015 – Highlights Include: Presidential Farewell and Welcome Reception, Trustee Appreciation Reception, Parents’ Project, 2015 Special Olympics

Special Edition – Marymount Announces Interim Leadership

June 2015 – Highlights Include: University Announcements, Students Attend National Conference, Athletics, Filming on Campus

May 2015 – Highlights Include: Cecilia Hall Renovation, 2015 Commencement Ceremony, Educator of the Year, Staff Member of the Year

April 2015 – Highlights Include: New Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Dean of Development Announced, An Evening with Joyce Carol Oates, Mariner Athletics

March 2015 – Highlights Include: Klaus Center for the Arts Opening, President’s Report, Phillips 66 Luncheon, All University Service Day

February 2015 – Highlights Include: Alumni Reunion Recap, Mariner Athletics, Scholarships Change Lives, MCU Family Day

January 2015 – Highlights Include: Commencement Speaker, Mariner Athletics, Lakeside Campus Briefs, Klaus Center for the Arts Opening


About Marymount

Marymount California University has two distinct campuses in Los Angeles County, each offering a unique set of learning opportunities.

  • Oceanview Academic Campus, Palos Verdes
  • The Villas Residential Campus, San Pedro