Grand Opening and Blessing of the Graduate Center for Excellence. President Tom Mengler, J.D., Interim Provost Aaron Tyler, Ph.D. and Director of Graduate Student Success Anne Edmunds, Ed.D provided an overview of the space and its benefits to graduate students at St.Mary's University. Fr. Jim Tobin, S.M. blessed the space, which was funded from a Title V PPOHA (Promoting Post-baccalaureate Opportunities for Hispanic Americans) Program Grant.