A case recently decided by the U.S. Supreme Court focused on intellectual property rights. In Bowman v. Monsanto Co., the Court addressed the question of whether a farmer who buys patented seeds may reproduce them through planting and harvesting without the patent holder’s permission. The Court decided in favor of Monsanto. But was this, and other cases of intellectual property protection, best for the common good? Here, a law professor and a lawyer alumnus debate the question.
She was the mother of Dr. Mary Margaret Hoden, senior adjunct professor in the Theology Department.
Dr. Geoffrey Coates will discuss plastics that have reduced environmental impacts.
An unidentified witness approached Public Safety officers and reported an unidentified victim had been assaulted at the intersection of 10th Street South and Hennepin Avenue.
After fleeing civil war in his homeland of Somalia, he sought refuge in Minnesota and earned an M.B.A. from St. Thomas in 2000. He was the founder and executive director of the African Development Center, and the first Somali-American in Minnesota to be elected to public office.
Is your body language helping – or hurting – your career? Our presence is conveyed in how we carry ourselves in daily life. Our interactions are what forms the lasting memory of our brand.
That’s what Carol Bruess was told during a summer workshop, and she found it difficult to do that – and nothing else – for a full minute. In fact, she just about lost it at 43.5 seconds. But she held on, and today in The Scroll she advises how meditation and mindfulness make us better at almost everything we do. So slow down – and just breathe!
Each fall semester the University of St. Thomas requires all degree-seeking undergraduate students to verify their address information, including emergency contacts and review undergraduate policies.
Omar Ansari, founder of Surly Brewing Co., teamed up with Opus College Prof. Alec Johnson Aug. 14 for an “Intersections” that double-fisted business practice with its theory. Evening UST MBA student and
The Minnesota State Fair is here and, once again, St. Thomas will be stationed under its signature Arches in its new location in the Education Building on Cosgrove Street.
The second Internet Cat Video Film Festival is back by popular demand. Last year’s inaugural event, conceived by Katie Hill ’12 M.A. in art history, drew more than 10,000 spectators and spawned countless “copy cat” festivals around the world.
The reception will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, in the Anderson Student Center, Lower Level – Dance.
Campus food prices will rise as costs have increased and Dining Services complies with Minnesota’s “75 percent” food tax rule.
The true Catholic novelist, Flannery O’Connor suggests, is meant to see with stereoscopic vision: both the eyes of the Church and the artist are necessary to produce something distinctively Catholic and distinctively worth looking at.
Founded in 1973, the center is planning a 40th anniversary celebration Oct. 10.
Caritas Veritate is a confederation of Catholic charitable institutions dedicated to recruiting, forming, mobilizing and engaging young volunteers in the spirit of Pope Benedict’s encyclical Deus Caritas Est.