The College of Arts and Sciences is central to the intellectual and creative spirit that defines St. Thomas. We emphasize active learning in an academically challenging environment that is grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition. As a student of the college, you have opportunities for collaborative research, performances, internships and seminar discussions across 37 academic departments and interdisciplinary programs. You will cultivate your interests while developing the critical thinking skills and moral responsibility to excel in whatever field you choose. 

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Featured Events

Apr 28 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:31 PM

Student Presentation: Joseph Kieffer and Sydner Steger

Apr 28 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM

A visit day for high school students

Apr 28 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Sacred Space: 2016-2017 Department of Art History Speaker Series

May 01 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Students completing a major or minor in theology will present the results of their capstone research.

May 01 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017
8:15 PM - 9:30 PM

A student and faculty music collaboration

May 02 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Elliot Polsky and Connor McGinnis (Patrick Fisher is not available to present.)

May 04 2017
2017 Spring Celebration

Thursday, May 4, 2017
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

Celebration of Graduates and Awards Banquet

May 04 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017
8:00 PM - 9:20 PM

Dr. Angela Broeker, conductor

May 05 2017
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Friday, May 5, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Professor Emeritus of English Thomas Dillon Redshaw reads from his newly released poetry collection, MORTAL: POEMS 2007-2016

May 05 2017
hellmann, jessica

Friday, May 5, 2017
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Seminar title: Can we save biodiversity from climate change?

May 07 2017

Sunday, May 7, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Featuring the World Premiere Performance of Second Symphony for Wind Orchestra by commissioned Spanish composer, Luis Serrano Alarcón

May 07 2017

Sunday, May 7, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Angela Mitchell, conductor

May 08 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

A high-caliber evening of music featuring student soloists performing in front of a seasoned professional orchestra conducted by Dr. Matthew George

May 09 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Joan Griffith, director

May 10 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Jeff Rinear, director

May 10 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
8:15 PM - 9:30 PM

Dr. Matthew George, conductor

May 12 2017
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Friday, May 12, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us as we celebrate the release of the new 2017 issue of SUMMIT AVENUE REVIEW, the St. Thomas literary arts magazine, and honor the winner of the Lon Otto Creative Writing Prize!

May 11 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
May 11 & 12 from 8 to 5 PM

Choose from vegetable starts, herbs, flowering annuals, MN native perennials, medicinal plants and succulents

May 15 2017
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Monday, May 15, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Graduating senior students will present their final capstone projects.

May 17 2017
Graduate Students present their capstone projects.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Graduating students will provide an overview of their Master's Essay for friends, family, faculty, and current students.

May 18 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Presentations by graduating candidates of the Master of Arts in Art History program

Jan 30 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Jan. 30 - May 20, 2017

Spring 2017 Exhibition

Jan 30 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Jan. 30 – July 31, 2017

Spring 2017 Exhibition

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