A veritable cornucopia of clips this week!
Veterans Day, the Petters trial, gossip and more. See what St. Thomas experts had to say this week.
In this week’s Acts of Kindness blog, Meghan Karels talks about her experiences giving away flashlights during World Kindness Week. The blog is part of the of AOK campaign, designed to inspire acts of kindness, great and small, in the UST community.
Visitation is tomorrow and the funeral, Thursday.
Students and faculty are reporting database and browser errors when accessing Assessments in Blackboard. We have been working with the vendor throughout the morning and plan to reboot Blackboard at 6:30 p.m....
"Hedda" is sometimes called a "female Hamlet." Don't miss this opportunity to see a masterpiece of the modern stage.
Bring your lunch and then sit back and enjoy.
Part of the Philosophy Colloquium Series, the talk will be held Thursday, Nov. 19.
The new "social host" ordinance – which St. Thomas publicly supported – makes it a misdemeanor to host a party where steps aren’t taken to prevent minors from possessing or drinking alcohol.
See international coverage of the Opus Prize winners and more.
The celebration will feature a performance by the Native Pride Dancers, who have entertained and educated audiences across the globe.
Ask questions, tour the UST School of Law building and talk with current law students.
The Nov. 11 event will include food from the Holy Land Restaurant, program updates, tips and advice, and a musical show.
Bruce MacLaren's talk is titled "Picturing China for an Early American Audience." Everyone's welcome.
Contribute by donating food or money at any of the collection spots located throughout the St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses.
Complete an online survey about your entertainment choices, and be entered in a drawing for a $100 Target gift card.
Auditions will be held next week.
Available through Dec. 22 is a loan for up to $1,000 that will provide some helpful funds for Christmas or other needs.
Cor Jesu, a monthly evening of worship, will join Borromeo Weekend 40-hour devotions following Mass at the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas.
Thinking about helping out on a VISION or study-abroad trip? Find the most recent policies for participation, compensation and leave on the Human Resources Department Web site.
Dominating news over the past week: The family of a St. Thomas student who died in Mexico over spring break last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against his companions.
The symposium, free and open to the public, will bring together scholars to debate and analyze various constitutional and philosophical issues surrounding evolutionism and intelligent design, particularly as they affect U.S. public schools.
Among recent stories of interest: UST Athletic Hall of Famer Jake Mauer ’01 has been named manager of the Fort Myers Miracle, a Minnesota Twins minor league team.
Among November's highlights: The St. Thomas Liturgical Choir offers the U.S. premiere of Andrew Wright's "A Requiem of Peace," featuring pre-eminent Twin Cities soprano Maria Jette.
The Jeremiah Program, an 11-year-old Twin Cities organization, provides safe, affordable housing and support to low-income single mothers and their children.