CELC Professional Notes

CELC Professional Notes: Spring 2015

Faculty and Staff Jean-Pierre Bongila, Ed.D.Bongila led a workshop on Ethical Leadership and the Common Good for SOCIR, a D.R. Congo Oil Company in August 2014 Bongila had two presentations: a) Introduc...
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Turning Another Chapter in the CUE Program

Jeanne Mortinson, Ed.D., has served the Collaborative Urban Educators (CUE) for almost 15 years. She will be leaving her position at the end of June and has left an indelible mark on college, our community and ...
A photo of St. Thomas psychology professor J. Roxanne Prichard delivers her speech, "Sleepless in School: Addressing Our Children's Sleep Debt," during the TEDx University of St. Thomas event October 15, 2014 in the Anderson Student Center's Woulfe Alumni Hall. The university's event was hosted by the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling and focused on reimagining education.

CELC Events Recap: 2014-15 Year

Over the 2014-15 academic year, the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling brought a number of thought-provoking and community building events to the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. CELC Brings TED...
David Duccini

Doing a Bit of Good With Bitcoin

David Duccini ’94, ’99 M.S.S.E., is the founder of Do a Bit of Good, a Bitcoin-based charitable organization he hopes will do some good while helping to change the conversation on cryptocurrencies.
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Building Peace on Campus

In March nearly 200 University of St. Thomas Justice and Peace Studies (JPST) and Opus College of Business (OCB) students gathered for an interdisciplinary dialogue about how they – as business persons, community activists and consumers – could promote responsible business that cultivates a more just and peaceful world.
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180 Days: CUE Graduate Teaches Through Poetry

Stan Kusunoki, M.A. '03For poet Stanley Kusunoki, the path to the classroom began with poetry."Poetry literally got me into the classrooms," said the author. "I was teaching kids poetry in schools thro...
Server and computer equipment in Aquinas Hall (AQU) is shown March 24, 2005.

Coaching, Therapy and Their Unique Intersections

The University of St. Thomas College of Education, Leadership and Counseling (CELC) offers graduate degrees in counseling and therapy, as well as an executive coaching certificate – a twelve-month program now e...
School of Social Work students (from left) Alison Paz, Lauren Olson and Claire Smart, and professor Ande Nesmith. (Photo by Mike Ekern '02)

Putting the Pieces Together

Seniors Lauren Olson, Claire Smart and Alison Paz were the last group to work on Dr. Ande Nesmith’s two-year research study on youth transitioning out of foster care.