Second-year UST MBA students provide direction to the world’s leading medical clinic as Mayo Innovation Scholars.
An entrepreneur brings free health care to the needy ... in Minnetonka.
Access to clean water may not be a problem in the United States. but in Abdi Husen’s homeland of Ethiopia more than 56 million people lack access to safe drinking water. Husen decided to address this disparity … one bottle at a time.
Here’s one dip that is actually good news: the number of foreclosures and short sales is down considerably from last year. Also, this month’s analysis takes a look at what’s happening to the price-to-income ratio.
An Angel Investor in the Wings: Q-and-A with Michael Moore, director of the William C. Norris Institute
How the Opus College of Business’ seed fund drives technology development and entrepreneurship in Minnesota.
Solome Tibebu has brought mental health care into the 21st century by creating Cognific for therapists and their clients.
Without the creative thinking of some St. Thomas students, you’d think today was just another Tuesday.
The fourth annual induction ceremony is sponsored by St. Thomas' Shenehon Center for Real Estate.
Founded by two St. Thomas juniors, Love Your Melon sells hats to help support children battling cancer.
Feed My Starving Children's CEO Mark Crea '78 is fueled by faith.
Increase in Traditional (Nondistressed) Home Prices Moderate as Median Price Approaches Pre-Housing-Crash Levels in the Twin Cities
St. Thomas' monthly real estate analysis predicts the improving local economy and job creation will keep demand strong for both existing and new homes.
The University of St. Thomas was named by The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) as one of the three launch schools that will embed strategic communications in its MBA course curriculum
The NBMBAA/Chrysler Case Competition is one of the world’s most exciting business case challenges. Each year, a new case is written and judged by Chrysler executives and staff, and $50,000 in prize money for the top three teams is on the line. This year the UST MBA team was one of just six teams to advance from the field of 30.
A man known alternately as Big Mike, Santa or just Mike, he was a longtime member of the maintenance crew on the Minneapolis campus.
With positive news found in nearly every aspect of the Twin Cities real estate market, interest rate hikes shouldn’t harm the recovery if they are slight and gradual, according to a monthly analysis prepared by the Shenehon Center for Real Estate at the Opus College of Business.
If you’re walking around in downtown Minneapolis it would be hard to miss the St. Thomas campus. Not because we have the biggest, or the tallest building downtown, but because each building has a distinctive look, thanks to their Kasota Limestone exterior. Sadly, it was reported last week in the Mankato Free Press that one of that city’s oldest businesses, Mankato Kasota Stone, “has closed as the recession-driven slowdown in construction hurt the market for local limestone.”
Proceeds From Home Under Construction in Edina Intended to Benefit UST Real Estate Education Programs
A groundbreaking ceremony for the new home was held July 9.
“What is good for the community is good for business.” – Douglas DaytonI’ve gotten to talk with some interesting people but Doug Dayton was one of my favorites. In part because he built two of my retail favorites; Target and Southdale. He was also good to work with while putting together information used to make this video for the MN Real Estate Hall of Fame. Sad to hear this news of his passing this weekend.
Median home sale prices in May continued to show significant gains compared to the same period last year.
Dr. Christopher Puto will remain as dean of the Opus College of Business and Dr. Bruce Gleason as interim director of the International Education Center until their successors are chosen during the 2013-14 academic year.
A group of St. Thomas students are planning a business club for minorities and expect to officially launch it this fall
As people and businesses interact on the internet, knowing foreign laws and the philosophical and historical underpinnings for those laws becomes increasingly important. Opus College of Business Ethics and Business Law professor Susan Marsnik travels the world as one of the leading experts on comparative intellectual property law writing in the United States.
More than 250 students were hooded in the Graduate Business Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 25. Randall J. Hogan, chairman and CEO of Pentair, delivered the commencement address and told the graduates “You're starting the next phase of your lives” and the two things you need to be successful are to “create your own future, and control your own destiny. Make sure you have a goal in mind, when opportunities present themselves, you will be bold enough to take them.”
The competition required teams to deliver their case in three formats, all of which were judged by practicing ethics and compliance professionals.
The award is co-sponsored by the St. Thomas-based Center for Ethical Business Cultures.