Sometimes all those classroom activities in high school make a difference in somebody’s life. Case in point? Brad Walz ’04, a share-holder at Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
Academic excellence, Catholic identity and mission, and organizational culture were the themes addressed Monday by Dr. Julie Sullivan in her first academic convocation address as president of St. Thomas.
Welcome Week will include the traditional March Through the Arches as well as picnics, interfaith blessings, the President’s Opening Convocation and an Opening Mass and Reception.
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.
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.
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.
They are studying journalism and culture in America.
In the age of distance learning and virtual classrooms, Catholic Studies boasts a vibrant community.
We live together. We pray together. We study together. And we love one another all for the sake of something much greater than any of us, the Catholic Studies program and the Lord, our God.
He was a faculty member in the St. Thomas Theology Department from 1993-2007.