Dr. Christopher Wells of Macalester gave the lecture at St. Thomas March 4.
Cold weather affecting the economy, the pope’s first year, and no mirrors for Lent in this week’s headlines.
This year’s festival opens with reading by internationally acclaimed author Anthony Doerr on Wednesday evening.
The week offers different ways for prospective students to learn more about the university’s graduate programs.
Senior music business majors Paige Norris and Courtney Wosick conceived "PlayFlat," which took third runner-up and "best presentation" honors at the 2013 Fowler Business Concept Challenge.
A writer's life is never stagnant.
This is the 12th year for the popular noon programs in the “leather room.” Bring your lunch; some refreshments are provided.
This week's notes feature faculty John Abraham, Stephen Brookfield, Massimo Faggioli, Paul Gavrilyuk, Amy Levad, Manjeet Rege, Gregory Sisk and AnnMarie Thomas; and staff James Rogers.
A ‘Good Question,’ MPR’s ALS series, opinions and expertise are highlighted in this week’s headlines.
In his study last semester, senior psychology major Scott Fusco found that contrary to recent popular belief, doodling impedes memory recall.
Environmental History Professor to Discuss Society’s Dependence on Automobiles in Lecture Here March 4
Macalester’s Christopher Wells is author of “Car Country: An Environmental History.” The talk is free and open to all.
Last month Dr. Don Miller and Dr. Sonia Rey-Montejo of St. Thomas' Modern and Classical Languages Department and 18 St. Thomas students took to Cuba, St. Thomas' first foray to Cuba in a decade.
Smithsonian Expert on Looted Art to Discuss ‘Protecting Heritage in Armed Conflicts and Natural Disasters’ Here Feb. 21
When Cori Wegener worked at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, she was called “the Clark Kent of museum work.” Her talk follows the Feb. 7 release of “The Monuments Men.”
Tommie entrepreneurs are making their mark, and the Seahawks take a Tommie to the Super Bowl.
The granting of promotion recognizes the achievements of faculty in their teaching, professional engagement and service to the university.
St. Thomas Baroque Group to Open Season Feb. 8 With Works Written by Three Great Composers ‘in Their Callow Youth’
The 15th anniversary free concert in St. Mary’s Chapel is presented by the Society for the Doctrinal Affectation of Baroque Music.
Spring is coming early to the university’s gallery; the exhibition features a range of styles and media used to portray plants and flowers.
Three Catholic Studies graduate students reflect on what drew them to the program and how their course of study has influenced their lives.
Six current undergraduate students are asked to reflect on their academic courses and to answer the question: “Why is a Catholic Studies degree ‘More Than a Minor Advantage?’”
The Benedict XVI Institute was a joint project of the Center for Catholic Studies and Caritas in Veritate International
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, joined 600 guests of the Center for Catholic Studies on Oct. 26 at the University of St. Thomas to celebrate 20 years of Catholic Studies at the university.
Gino Lambo and Father Ryan Lewis are two of Catholic Studies’ class of 1995 – the program’s first graduating class. Both men reflect here on how Catholic Studies deepened their faith and influenced their lives and work.
UST faculty, staff, students, and any ACTC students and St. Paul community members are invited to submit their prose, poetry and visual art to the literary magazine by Dec. 9.
Exercise science majors Rachel Britton and Marysa Meyer teamed up to see if abdominal strength plays a role in figure skaters’ ability to complete jump rotations.
The program, which featured Kathy Wurzer, Matthew Sanford, and Dr. Bruce Kramer, can be heard on MPR this Friday; it will be broadcast on TPT on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014.