April Academic News: Gates Millenium Scholar

Senior Czier-Anne Gone has been named one of the 1,000 Gates Millennium Scholars for the GMS Class of 2013. She earned this award by demonstrating strong leadership, community service and academic achievements during her time at CRSM. Gone’s accomplishment is especially notable in context of the more than 54,000 students who applied, making this year’s the largest and most competitive … Read More

March Campus Ministry News: CRSM Students Experience Hunger…Spiritual & Physical

“We don’t even realize how other peoples’ lives are, until we’re in that situation.” Daniel Alvarez, Freshman On Wednesday, March 13, students and staff had the chance to participate in the second annual CRSM Lenten hunger banquet. The hunger banquet is a role-playing activity, a metaphor that helps participants to understand hunger and food insecurity through a “taste” of personal experience. … Read More

March Academic News: CRSM Students Receive Prestigious Scholarships

Members of the class of 2013 have been awarded extremely competitive scholarships. Four of our students have been named finalists in the Gates Millennium Scholarship Competition. This highly selective scholarship program, should our students make the final cut in May, pays for all undergraduate expenses as well as graduate expenses in certain fields including education, math, science, and medicine. The … Read More

February Campus Ministry News: Juniors Reflect and Prepare for Lent during Retreat

The class of 2013 recently enjoyed two days of community and faith building on their Junior retreat at YMCA Camp Duncan in Ingleside, IL. “It was fun and relaxing, and a break from the stresses of life,” said Maurice Richardson. “I got to talk with classmates I never cross paths with in the hallways.” Through prayer, small group conversations and … Read More

February Academic News: CRSM Environmental Club Awarded Top Honor

Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep and its Environmental Club received the prestigious “Green Flag Award” from Eco-Schools, an internationally acclaimed program that provides a framework to help educators integrate sustainable principles throughout their schools and curriculum. The Green Flag is the top award that Eco-Schools grants, and Cristo Rey St. Martin has been working towards this honor since 2011 … Read More