This week's notes feature faculty and staff Lisa Montpetit Brabbit, Bernard Brady, Massimo Faggioli, Tanya Gladney, Marites Guino-o, J. Thomas Ippoliti, William Kinney, Mike Klein, Anne Klejment, John Martens, Terence Nichols, William Ojala, Lisa Prevette, James Rogers, Gerald Schlabach, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, Lisa Waldner and Robert Werner; alumna Jynette Larshus; and students from the Chemistry Department.
Emily Dickinson 1,789-Poem Marathon Starts Here at 8 a.m. Friday, April 25; Will End Between 9 and 10 p.m. That Night
The marathon will be held in the library’s “leather room” and is free and open to the public.
A new dean has been chosen for the Opus College of Business, and a UST theologian appeared on Almanac in this week’s headlines.
Saberi, an American freelance journalist, has written about her imprisonment and experiences in Iran.
Reporter and ‘Vatican Diaries’ Author John Thavis to Discuss ‘The Francis Revolution’ in Talk Here April 10
Thavis has covered the Vatican for three decades and his 2013 The Vatican Diaries immediately became a New York Times best-seller.
A student commentary on climate change, why fish isn't considered meat, and an appeal to lower prison phone rates are featured in this week's headlines.
The open houses offer an opportunity to visit this acclaimed home now located on the grounds of the university’s Gainey Conference Center in Owatonna.
Dr. Jack Shaheen, a Noted Author, Media Critic and Expert on Arab Stereotyping, to Speak Here April 22
Shaheen, recent winner of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, will discuss his book Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People.
African-Art Professor From Georgia State to Discuss the AfroBrazil Museum in São Paulo Here April 11
Dr. Kimberly Cleveland’s lecture is the fourth in a series on “Protecting the Past: Looting, Identity and the Preservation Crisis.”
Garfield is the third of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.
New Exhibition Here Examines the Influence of Vatican II on American Crosier Missionary Work in Asmat
The exhibition reception will be held at 5 p.m. Monday April 7
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.