Department News

Seeking a Student Designer for ACTC Film Festival Poster

September 19, 2014

ACTC is seeking for a student to design a poster for the 2014 ACTC Student Film Festival. A stipend of $100 will offered!

The Inaugural ACTC Screen Play Contest

September 12, 2014

ACTC students & recent alumni are invited to submit scripts in three categories: feature-length, short, and experimental. Submissions accepted September 15 - October 26, 2014. Find more information at

From the Newsroom

UST in the News for Oct. 8, 2014

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:50:43 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

A Rolling Stone feature, Amazon in Minnesota and a football upset in this week’s headlines.

John Branch, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter for the New York Times, to Speak Here Oct. 2

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:00:04 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

Branch, who wrote about the life and death of hockey player Derek Boogaard, is the first of three speakers this fall in the Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.

Professional Notes for Sept. 15, 2014

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:00:43 +0000 by: Kelly Engebretson '99 M.A. by: author

This week's notes feature faculty Bernard Brady, Tony Borgerding, Eric Fort, Marites Guino-o, Shersten Johnson, Gary Mabbott, Mark Neuzil, Bill Ojala, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, AnnMarie Thomas, Lisa Waldner and Meg Wilkes Karraker; staff Tim Dohmen, Becky Durham, Sarah Huesing and Jennifer Rogers; students Maya Audi, Nicholas Brinza, Jaya Dhami, Sam Dennert, Benjamin Gelinas, Joe Jaye, Kara Kassekert, Lucas Keehr, Daniel Kremer, Maggie Malone-Povolny, Grant McCormick, Meghan Talbot, Brianna Vickerman and Alison Yang; and alumni Jaclyn Fermanich, Kendra Lystad, Emilee Sirek, Jonathan Smiej and Victoria Speake.

Students Create Award-Winning PSA About Suicide Prevention

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:32:31 +0000 by: Jacob Sevening '16 by: author

Students in a videography class created public service announcements last spring to help raise awareness of mental health issues. During this week, National Suicide Prevention Week, you can learn more about the issues by watching these PSAs.

UST in the News for Aug. 28, 2014

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:24:16 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

A New York Times editorial, an Opus College of Business dean profile and a discussion on “why we hate to wait” in this week’s headlines.