Department News

COJO students impress a Pioneer Press reporter

October 22, 2014 / By: FredMelo, Reporter (@FrederickMelo)

Someone hire @lancastersimon and Deborah Honore ASAP before they become college juniors -- so well spoken!

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

NPR’s ‘Morning Edition’ Co-host David Greene to Speak Here Oct. 30

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:13:41 +0000 by: St. Thomas Newsroom by: author

Greene was a foreign correspondent in Moscow and is author of the just-published Midnight in Siberia.

Saying Goodbye to Columbine

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 by: Chris Hansen '09 by: author

Videographer Chris Hansen ’09 followed principal Frank DeAngelis during his final year at Columbine High School.

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.