Alumni

Art Cullen Pulitzer Prize

1980 St. Thomas Journalism Grad Wins Pulitzer Prize

Art Cullen, a 1980 St. Thomas graduate, had a strong feeling he would win the Pulitzer Prize for a series of editorials in the Storm Lake Times, a 3,000-circulation, twice-a-week newspaper in northwestern Iowa. Turns out he was right.
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Tommies Receive Minnesota Campus Compact Awards

Faculty member Amy Finnegan, undergraduate Whitney Oachs and community partner Otis Zanders have been awarded Minnesota Campus Compact Awards, distinctions they will be recognized for on campus April 5.
Tad Jude

A Career of Public Service

From being the youngest elected representative in Minnesota history to his current role as a district judge, Tad Jude has built his career on public service.
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Professional Notes for March 10, 2017

This week's notes feature faculty Catherine Deavel, David Deavel, Hans Gustafson, J. Thomas Ippoliti, Len Jennings, Mike Klein, Don LaMagdeleine, Suzanne Schons, Ivancica Schrunk, Lynn Stansberry Brusnahan and John Wendt; staff member Dana Peterson; and alumna/former staff member Deb DeMeester.
Nathan Schultz '01

A Well-Chartered Course

Twin Cities Academy has become one of the leading charter schools in Minnesota. It’s no surprise that Tommies are involved at all levels.
Joel Korte

Joel Korte ’07 Is Making His Own Beat

Joel Korte '06 has changed the role stuttering plays in his life. Once a shameful aspect, stuttering is now a part of his flourishing life that he openly talks about on a monthly podcast, StutterTalk.
Prodeo Academy Students

‘I Am Somebody!’

Prodeo Academy, a K-3 charter school founded by two St. Thomas alumni, is working to address the achievement gap in North Minneapolis.
Steve Fritz Bobblehead

Purple and Gray

Student, staff member, coach and athletic director – Steve Fritz celebrates 50 years as the ultimate Tommie.
George Ellis

Keeping Your Heart in the Game

George Ellis '04 has found many ways to use the game he loves – basketball – as a tool for helping improve young lives around the world.
Missy Pederson

Reading the Green

From hard courts to fairways, Missy Pederson ’02 stays in the game.
Bryan Huffman

Life Lessons

As assistant general counsel for St. Paul Public Schools, Bryan Huffman '11 J.D. advises district administration on intellectual property law, lease agreements, data requests, and labor and employment.
Members of several different female religious order study in the O'Shaughnessy Library at the College of St. Thomas, 1960.

The First Coeds

The gender barrier on campus was broken long before the class of 1981.