Resources and Publications

The Sentinel

Our quarterly newsletter highlights faculty initiatives in teaching excellence, educational leadership, and the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) across all disciplines here at Saint Mary's University. The articles feature unique faculty perspectives from engagement in community campus initiatives, conferences, workshops, and previews of scholarship in progress. We also share updates about current faculty supports available in teaching and learning, and SoTL-related opportunities.

Faculty members interested in contributing to future editions of The Sentinel are encouraged to contact William Kay ( Educational Developer, Teaching and Learning. 

Afficio Undergraduate Journal


An annual publication of the winners of the Saint Mary's University Undergraduate Academic Writing Awards.  

The Sounds of China

Jonathan Shaw, SMU faculty member and Studio educational developer, taught a course at Beijing Normal University, Zhuhai in 2018. He recorded sounds and images from the surrounding environment. 


This annual three-week program invites students from Beijing Normal University Zhuhai (BNUZ) to Halifax for academic learning and intercultural engagement.