Future Students

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Every student has the potential to accomplish incredible things. Though not every university has the ability to develop that potential. Even if you aren’t sure what path you want your career to take, Saint Mary’s supportive community and unique learning environment will help bring your potential to life. But don’t just take our word for it. Hear more about the incredible things that have happened at—or because of—SMU from the impressive individuals that make up our alumni, faculty, students, and staff. 

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Interview with Dr. Linda Campbell

Dr. Linda Campbell’s research at Saint Mary’s University is shedding new light on century-old Nova Scotian goldmines and their lasting effects on local aquatic systems.

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Interview with Dr. Maryanne Fisher

SMU’s very own relationship professor, Dr. Maryanne Fisher, takes us through the fascinating world of genetics, Harlequin Romance Novels, and evolutionary psychology.

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Interview with Dr. Luigi Gallo

Dr. Luigi Gallo is a Professor of Astrophysics here at Saint Mary’s. But what you may not know is that he is also the Principal Investigator of the Canadian ASTRO-H Metrology system (CAMS), which is Canada’s contribution to a Japanese-led, next generation x-ray observatory launched in early 2016. This brand-new telescope will allow astronomers to explore black holes in unprecedented detail.


Interview with Chris Flynn

One of the most memorable football players in Huskies history remembers his time at SMU and talks about his life and career after football. 




Interview with Brian Fulton

Brian Fulton credits SMU for giving him the confidence and skills to get along easily, no matter where he finds himself living and working. 


Interview with Jayson Hilchie 

Jayson Hilchie is a Saint Mary’s alumni whose list of impressive achievements includes winning a gold medal for track, while at school, and, more recently, meeting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to talk business. 



Interview with James Curleigh

SMU alumnus James Curleigh's amazing career in marketing and brand management has taken him from London to Portland to the Levi’s headquarters in San Francisco. But he’s never forgotten his roots.