Mike Rice

The Weigh-In: March Madness at Rutgers

The videos showing former Rutgers head men’s basketball coach Mike Rice physically and emotionally abusing his players were outrageous and disgusting, in large part because they run so counter to the messages we hope our student-athletes learn from intercollegiate athletics.
Pope Benedict XVI

The Weigh-In: Joseph Ratzinger’s Lasting Legacy as the ‘Scholar Pope’

Pope Benedict XVI maintained a calm and prayerful expression of the papacy in a time of extraordinary turbulence, a time for which in some ways he was ill-equipped to respond but in other ways for which his papacy has been uniquely providential. We asked Don Briel to reflect on Benedict’s legacy.
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How We Work, How We Play: Jim Winterer

News Service director Jim Winterer is not your typical Harley and leather chaps biker. Having crisscrossed the country countless times ? often in the same week ? he knows about the Zen of endurance riding.
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How We Work, How We Play: Jess Durrant

Opus College of Business Web designer by day, Jess Durrant (a.k.a Norah Torious) brings the pain - and the joy - to her nighttime gig as a Minnesota RollerGirl
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How We Work, How We Play: Joan Griffith

Guitarist Joan Griffith riffs effortlessly between "Stairway to Heaven" and "The Girl from Ipanema." Her most recent recording, "Sambanova," conveys her deep appreciation of Brazilian music.
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Hard Rain

Our headlong collision with nature
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Cop Talk

Q&A with Minneapolis Police Chief Tim Dolan '79, '84 M.A., and St. Paul Police Chief John Harrington '85 M.A.
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Final Thoughts

Has technology made it too easy to stay tethered to home?
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Benvenuto a Roma

The Bernardi Campus continues to serve as a fulcrum of academic, spiritual and cultural education for St. Thomas students