Jon Farnsworth

Can Private Practice Serve the Common Good?

My career encounters have dispelled my prior misperception that you must seek a public-practice and/or non-profit-related legal job in order to further the common good. Private practice is no different than public practice in that you are a vigorous advocate for your clients.
Aaron Pearson

The Social CEO

Q&A with Aaron Pearson, executive vice president at Creation North America
Stan Lee

Depth of Field Icons: Stan Lee

Stan Lee, of Marvel Comics and co-creator of many comic legends, such as Spider-Man, the Hulk and Iron Man, visited St. Thomas in 1978.

The Pain of Inflammation

The increasing use of inflammatory speech and action to generate public attention in the current mass media, social and otherwise, is troubling. Maybe I’m just too old school, but generating solid positive visi...

Outside Consultant Features Dawn Swink

On Sunday, November 8, Dawn Swink, associate professor of ethics and business law, was featured in the Star Tribune's "Outside Consultant" column. Read Swink's advice to a small business owner concerned about r...
Deflated Basketball

The Failure of Youth Sports

Dr. John Tauer, men's basketball coach and a psychology professor at St. Thomas, discusses his new book on youth sports and parenting.
Stairway to Heaven

Hidden Spaces

Photography director Mike Ekern crouched, climbed and crept around the St. Paul campus to capture some hidden treasures.

TruScribe’s Moving Messages

TruScribe's whiteboard videos, the brainchild of Andrew Herkert ‘09 B.A., ’13 M.A., capture the attention of audiences.

Inside Politics

The Health Care MBA offers an insider’s look at policy in the making
Todd Lawrence

Humans of St. Thomas: Todd Lawrence

English professor Todd Lawrence got to St. Thomas thanks to as little math as possible, a smoke-filled advising session from a college professor, and a just plain love of books.