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Where Will You Make a #USTdifference?

The Opus College of Business community makes a difference in the world by being a business school that emphasizes ethics as much as it does balance sheets, a college that knows business is about more than...
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Is Social Media Undermining Our "Social Circuitry"?

I posted last week about "educators trying to exploit Twitter-like technology to enhance classroom discussion." In the mean time I've been following the response to the New York Times article that spurred my...
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Secrets are Lies

A million years ago, while attending junior high (that’s like middle school, if you were born in the ‘80s), if students saw two people whispering to one another, someone would start yelling “Secrets are...
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Jargon Genesis: Pomp and Circumstance

With commencement ceremonies for the university taking place last weekend, it got us thinking about the genesis of some of the traditions that take place at graduations around the world. Many of you had the...
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Where One Road Ends, Another Begins

Tomorrow is my graduation day at the University of St. Thomas! Congratulations to my fellow MBA graduates. We did it! What an amazing three years it has been. When I started this journey back in 2008, I...
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Speak Up Using Social Media

I have a Twitter account, but at times—like many others—I don't use it or really gain that much value from the steady flow of tweeted headlines, "5 tips for blah blah blah" and banal updates on what's for...
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Lynn Casey honored for Career Achievement

The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal's 14th Annual Women in Business Awards publication was released late last week.  Lynn Casey, CEO and Chairwoman of public relations firm Padilla Speer Beardsley...
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UST MBA alumna leads top Twin Cities clinic

Not many of our MBA graduates can say they once dreamed of being a Rockette.  While Health Care UST MBA alumna Donna Block never achieved that particular dream, her medical degree and MBA have enabled her...
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2011 Commencement

The Catholic Studies Department congratulates its fall and spring graduates and wishes them the best on their new careers and future endeavors.