The week offers different ways for prospective students to learn more about the university’s graduate programs.
The first of four all-Bach concerts in churches on or near Summit will be broadcast live by MPR at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 15, in St. Mary’s Chapel on the seminary campus. From there, the party heads to the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas.
Every Friday at 9 a.m. the freshmen class, which consisted of approximately 500 students, was required to attend an hour-long convocation in the small auditorium – an obligation that was obeyed with less than little enthusiasm. No one wanted to be there; however, what occurred one beautiful autumn morning is something that I will never forget.
Minneapolis has the honor of hosting the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, which seeks to inspire peace making by celebrating the work of Nobel Peace Prize laureates.
The first is scheduled for Monday, March 10, and will focus on the goals of Catholic Mission, Diversity and Inclusive Culture, and Globalization. Faculty, staff, students and alumni are invited to attend.
The granting of tenure and promotion recognizes the achievements of faculty in their teaching, professional engagement and service to the university.
Senior music business majors Paige Norris and Courtney Wosick conceived “PlayFlat,” which took third runner-up and “best presentation” honors at the 2013 Fowler Business Concept Challenge.
A team of UST MBA Students will compete this week to secure $1 million in start-up funding to launch a sustainable social venture. The The Hult Prize is a program committed to launching the next wave of social enterprises by encouraging teams to compete in solving the world’s challenging problems through business.
Congressman Keith Ellison spoke to a crowd of more than 60 future graduate students at the Learners to Leaders Leadership Summit on campus last weekend. The leaders of today face problems they don’t yet know how to solve, he said. The solutions are going to come from today’s college and graduate students.
The City of St. Paul has issued a parking restriction due to the high volume of snow narrowing residential streets.
This has been “The Winter of Our Discontent,” writes professor Dave Brennan in an examination of how weather impacts consumers, retailers and the economy.
Iranian-American Esfandiari is this year’s Women’s History Month speaker, sponsored by the Luann Dummer Center for Women.
A secure link to the survey will be sent to students on Tuesday, March 4.
The Selim Center is hosting the March 11 talk by Dr. Tom Misa, who wrote the book on Minnesota’s computer industry. The talk is free if you are from St. Thomas.
She was the mother of Mallory Burnham, a senior at St. Thomas, and Davis Burnham, a senior at Eastview High School in Apple Valley.
Dave Nimmer will dearly miss the 92 St. Thomas employees who will retire in May, and in today’s Scroll he pays tribute to two of them – Tom Connery and Lynda McDonnell – who always have showed their pride and passion.
Mitte has cerebral palsy and will talk about overcoming adversity. His talk, sponsored by the University Lectures Committee, is open to members of the St. Thomas community.
The campaign has never focused on how much people give, only that they participate. The total faculty-staff contribution provides significant support for student scholarships, departmental priorities, student emergency funds, student activities and the Annual Fund.
This is the 12th year for the popular noon programs in the “leather room.” Bring your lunch; some refreshments are provided.
The differing perspectives that Evening UST MBA student Travis Bezella gained while studying abroad shed new light “on what I believed I knew about business being truly global.” Many of these interactions challenged him to consider his MBA experience, as well as his career, in a completely new light.