As enrollment in graduate programs in data science and big data booms, Rubin has been charged with leading efforts in recruiting and visibility of the center.
Law professor Nekima Levy-Pounds is both agitator and advocate – it just depends on who you ask.
Wyatt, chair of the Department of Communication and Journalism at St. Thomas since 2012 and faculty member in the department since 2003, will assume her new role Jan. 4, 2016.
After six years of training faculty and courses taught under its pedagogy, Writing Across the Curriculum will become part of St. Thomas' core curriculum requirements in fall 2015.
Pope Francis took time to reflect on the role of an ideal bishop – a position waiting to be filled in the Twin Cities.
The first American pope arrives in the United States with great expectations.
Tyner will take up the work begun by Dr. Calvin Hill earlier this year while a search for a permanent vice president of diversity and inclusion is conducted.
Dr. Candace Chou and Dr. Heather Shirey have been selected to teach in Taiwan and China, respectively.
Kathy Jenson and Marguerite Hattouni Spencer have been elected to the University of St. Thomas Faculty Senate.
Associate professor Timothy Pawl seeks answers to some of the Catholic tradition’s most difficult questions.
Dr. Michael Naughton, a St. Thomas faculty member since 1991, has been named director of the Center for Catholic Studies and also will hold the Koch Chair in Catholic Studies.
Two Professors Receive John Ireland Presidential Award for Outstanding Achievement as a Teacher-Scholar
Professors Lisa Waldner and Gregory Sisk have been named recipients of the John Ireland Presidential Award for Outstanding Achievement as a Teacher-Scholar for 2014.
Respecting Sacred Space
An exceptional level of faculty gender balance in a male-dominated field has helped the mechanical engineering program create an environment of optimism and forward thinking.
Dr. Kris Bunton, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at St. Thomas since June, 2011, has been named dean of the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at Texas Christian University.
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.
Bruce Kramer, former dean of the St. Thomas College of Education, Leadership and Counseling, and a faculty member since 1996, has died of complications from ALS.
Last year, while standing in line for coffee in Anderson Student Center, sophomore Lauren Vallez found herself in the middle of a debate between engineering professor John Abraham and one of his students. This random encounter heavily shaped the course of her studies at St. Thomas.
St. Thomas ranked as one of the nation’s “Most Underrated,” plus an Almanac appearance in this week’s headlines.
Along the way, this young political scientist and church historian has emerged as a trusted resource for reporters the world over.
Michael Naughton, Ph.D., interim director of the Center for Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas, received the Monika K. Hellwig Award for “exceptional work as a scholar and commitment to advance Catholic social thought for the common good.”
People with disabilities, their families and the lawyers who represent them now have a website to help them navigate disability law.
The award recognizes places open to the public in the seven-county metro area that are memorable, transformational and elevate function to art.
The annual award is presented to a select group of young scholars in recognition of outstanding doctoral or first post-doctoral works that address God and spirituality.
John Buri, Ph.D., professor in the University of St. Thomas’ Psychology Department, took dating seriously, and he hopes others will follow suit.