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.
Four business school deans gathered in an online hangout this month to discuss high quality, high value MBA programs. The lively and productive conversation gave each dean an opportunity to showcase their own experiences and perspectives.
Sales volume dropped last month, but researchers say it doesn’t indicate a long-term weakness in the Twin Cities housing market.
Central Receiving will begin receiving deliveries on Monday, March 3, at the Anderson Student Center dock instead of its south campus location at the north end of McCarthy Gym.
He served in the U.S. Army’s Third Ranger Battalion during WW II, was wounded and recovered in Sicily, converted to Catholicism, and was a longtime professor of philosophy at St. Thomas. He retired in 1990.
India has a lot to teach the rest of the world, writes Pleasant Radford, Jr. in a reflection on his study abroad trip there this J-Term. We must be willing to listen, observe, and appreciate the beauty in its “managed chaos.”
Ninety-two St. Thomas employees, including 70 staff members and administrators and 22 faculty members, have signed up for voluntary retirement incentive plans. A celebration to thank them for their years of service will be May 22.
Beginning March 5, Campus Ministry and the Wellness Center invite students, faculty and staff of all faith traditions to take part in a 40-day Mind, Body and Spirit Challenge to quiet their minds, renew their bodies and foster their spirits.
Body Image Week – #iambeautifulUST – is sponsored by the Wellness Center, Counseling and Psychological Services, and Health Services.
National scholastic honor society Delta Epsilon Sigma recognized Elizabeth Heaney, Emily Kindelspire, Hannah Polsky and David Steinhafel for their outstanding work.
STEPS Camp for Girls will hold a celebration from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 1, in the James. B. Woulfe Alumni Hall on St. Thomas’ St. Paul campus in honor of its achievements.
The speaker is former St. Thomas theology professor William Cavanaugh, now of DePaul University.