article placeholder

Five Faculty Earn Promotions

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce affirmative decisions on promotion following the conclusion of the Tenure and Promotion Committee meetings in May 2015.
article placeholder

Fiscal Year-end Policies Announced

The university's current fiscal year will end June 30. The new fiscal year ‘16 (FY ‘16) will begin July 1, 2015 and end June 30, 2016.
Talee top pick

The Scroll: Humans of St. Thomas and Talee Vang

Talee Vang is one remarkable woman – Thai refugee camp survivor, mother of three young children, granddaughter of a legendary Hmong general’s confidant and St. Thomas doctoral student in professional psychology. Carol Bruess and Meredith Heneghan caught up with her at a coffee shop for a Humans of St. Thomas interview for The Scroll.
article placeholder

Salisbury to Step Down as CELC Dean; Kreitzer to Serve as Interim Dean

Dr. Mark Salisbury has decided to step down as dean of the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling at the end of this academic year. Following a sabbatical, he will return to the faculty as a professor in the Organization Learning and Development Department in CELC. Dr. Joseph Kreitzer, vice provost for faculty, will serve as interim dean of CELC, effective June 1.
article placeholder

Strategic Planning Task Forces Named

The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee has assembled eight task forces that will facilitate the implementation of the university’s various strategic initiatives.
refcampjordan_5362-300ppi

Q&A with Paul Schmitt B.A. ’09, M.S. ’11

Paul Schmitt B.A. ’09, M.S. ’11, an alumnus of the computer science program, is a doctoral student at the University of California-Santa Barbara, where he’s working on improving wireless Internet access in developing parts of the world.
article placeholder

St. Thomas Rolls Out Adjunct Faculty Benefits

Later this week, adjunct faculty will receive an email with more information about their benefits as well as a link to their electronic benefits guide. They also may pick up a hard copy of the guide in Human Resources, Aquinas 217, during normal business hours.
article placeholder

Please Remember Carol Ristau in Your Prayers

She was the mother of Robert Reed, Facilities Management grounds manager, mother-in-law of Paula Reed, Building Service worker, and wife Howard Ristau, former Physical Plant employee.