The Center for Catholic Studies is hosting this lecture on Newman and the Oratory of St. Philip Neri.
Jason Adkins will speak at noon Wednesday in Koch Commons.
Tannen’s talk is the third at St. Thomas in an annual series intended to promote civil discourse.
The speaker is a professor and author who specializes in the study of Islam, Dr. Amir Hussain of Loyola Marymount University.
The program, which helps prepare undergrads for doctoral-level studies, is planning a January Term trip to the South next year to study the history of the Civil Rights Movement.
Shannon is a history professor who wrote ‘From Bowery to Broadway: The Irish in American Film’; his lecture will include film clips.
Last year, another St. Thomas grad, Shane Kitzman, won the award.
The free recital will be held in St. Mary’s Chapel at the School of Divinity.
Among the honors for the St. Thomas-based program was a Special Award of Excellence.
Students are welcome to attend this conference, co-sponsored by the Opus College of Business.
A St. Thomas student arrived home Sunday to find that his bedroom had been forcibly entered.
Some community members have lost money in a common internet scam involving counterfeit money orders or cashiers’ checks.
One of every two homes sold in the metro area last month was a foreclosure or short sale. The percentage of these ‘distressed sales’ will have to drop before the Twin Cities housing market recovers.
Memorial services will be held Wednesday in North Carolina, and early in the spring semester at St. Thomas.
The popular programs range from a one-time dinner discussion to six-session short courses that meet weekly.
Former U.S. Sen. Dave Durenberger will moderate the lunch-hour program at the School of Law.
The membership caps the school’s 10th anniversary year.
The program assists low-income and first-generation undergraduates to pursue doctorates.
The request is made because of the upcoming move by Dining and Catering Services to Anderson Student Center.
The McNair program, now beginning its fifth year at St. Thomas, encourages undergraduates to pursue Ph.D.s.
This is the third in a series of “Hot Topics: Cool Talk” programs that promote the civil discourse of important political topics.