The impetus for Hope Happens Here's creation has been well documented. During a car ride through Boston traffic, Saint Michael's College men's ice hockey teammates Danny Divis '17 and Justin McKenzie '17 were processing thoughts and feelings about McKenzie's friend, a University of Pennsylvania student-athlete who had recently taken his own life, and Divis' own struggles with mental health.
Ingrid Peterson, director of the Saint Michael's College Career Education Center, says Purple Knight men's ice hockey senior Ethan Hendrickson '21 (Budd Lake, N.J./New Jersey Rockets) is a strong example of a student making the most of an internship experience through the College's Career Education Center.
Just as the landscape of college hockey started changing in the late 1990s, the Saint Michael's College men's ice hockey team began a run of success never seen before or since at the school, winning the final NCAA Division II Tournament before claiming three straight Northeast-10 Conference Tournaments.
Saint Michael's College men's ice hockey alumnus Tim McAuliffe '13 was named interim head coach of the Castleton University women's ice hockey program recently, making the move to the college ranks after head coach Mike Venezia stepped down last month.
Saint Michael's College men's ice hockey senior Brandon Mitchell, the Student Government Association Secretary of Athletics and Hope Happens Here Co-Chair, discusses the inaugural MORE Week on the latest episode of Knight Watch.
Men's ice hockey senior Brandon Mitchell (North Scituate, R.I./Pomfret School) is a prime example of one person's ability to effect change, serving all four years in the Saint Michael's College Student Government Association (SGA), including three among the leadership of the executive board.
Saint Michael's College men's ice hockey head coach Damian DiGiulian appeared on the Way of Champions podcast recently, discussing topics ranging from youth sports to the world during the COVID-19 era.
Noah Muller is in sound physical shape, a 5-foot-10, 172-pound college ice hockey player with an all-conference-caliber skillset. But Muller still contracted COVID-19 while home in his native Netherlands. So did his father, stepmother and little sister.
Saint Michael's College's annual Alumni & Family Week runs through Sunday, and we take a glance at student-athlete alumni who continue making headlines even after their time on campus.
Separated by half a world, the Saint Michael's College men's ice hockey team skated with the Yaroslavl (Russia) Bears, an amateur pond hockey team, in early February at Cairns Arena, sharing their common love for the sport.