When Randy Thysse '85 was growing up in the Minneapolis working-class suburb of Brooklyn Center, it was suggested that he learn a trade, like neighbors who were plumbers or glaziers, or maybe he could follow in his dad’s footsteps and learn carpet laying.The trade he settled into, and which he never once considered while growing up, is sometimes called spycraft.
Funeral services for Monsignor James Lavin will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 21, in the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas. Archbishop John Nienstedt will celebrate the Mass of Christian Burial. Visitation is Thursday at O’Halloran and Murphy; a reception on campus will follow the funeral Friday.
The 146 new law students come from 23 states.
According to a St. Thomas real estate index, the percentage of foreclosures and ‘short sales’ continues to decline thanks in part to lenders who are working harder to keep people in their homes.
The University of St. Thomas’ new Anderson Student Center has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The university in 2008 adopted a policy of pursuing green, sustainable and energy-efficient strategies for all new building projects; this marks the first time, however, that it submitted a building for LEED certification.
Barring serious external shocks to the economy, the second half of 2012 will test the durability of gains found in the Twin Cities housing market.
The video board will be ready for the first home game Sept. 8 and will be the largest in NCAA Division III.
The renovation’s first and second phases will conveniently cluster a host of student services on Murray-Herrick’s first floor.
The contract system, found on Murphy Online, replaces the paper contracts used previously.
A lot can happen in a year. Take a look.
Classes meet twice a week for four weeks; come prepared to sweat.
Offered by the Shenehon Center for Real Estate, the 18-month program provides a comprehensive overview of commercial real estate.
The goal of the 13-member committee is to recommend a final candidate in December.
His talk is the next in a series dealing with the challenges of Catholic higher education.
That’s right. It has been more than a century since sparkling water has graced St. Thomas’ lower quadrangle.
The median between Cretin and Finn has been seeded; please avoid the area so the grass can grow.
Andrew was a star athlete here who also served as minority student affairs director in the 1970s.
April’s active market for single-family homes priced under $140,000 is one of several positive signs for the Twin Cities’ real estate market.
The tickets are for games on June 10 and June 12.
The Gallery is home to the American Museum of Asmat Art.
Sign up and receive a limited-edition 'Twin Six' T-shirt. New members will be entered into a drawing for Summer Experience packages.
The four career-coaching sessions are held weekly.
Works by infants, toddlers and preschoolers can be seen in the OEC lobby gallery.
The semiannual survey of industry leaders was conducted by the university’s real estate programs.
Honored yesterday for ethical conduct in the workplace, the marketplace and the community were Murphy Automotive, Western National Insurance and Schwan Food.