Ronaldo "Rony" Lec Ajcot '94 is the founder of the Institute for Mesoamerican Permaculture, a not-for-profit organization that is reviving ancient Mayan farming practices to improve food security and self-sufficiency in his native Mesoamerica.
Carol Bruess is back with this year's first installment of the popular Humans of St. Thomas series. She chats with graduate student Mashael Aljahdali who loves her family and dreams of working at a university – and who is almost never not smiling.
This week's notes feature faculty, an alumna and a student from the departments of chemistry, history, mathematics, modern and classical languages, and sociology and criminal justice, and the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
President Julie Sullivan Tuesday encouraged the St. Thomas community to define concepts in which the university should live out its mission statement to advance the common good. She issued her challenge during the president’s annual academic convocation address.
Please remember in your prayers Dennis Casey '74, brother of Colleen Casey Simonson in Institutional Advancement. Dennis died Sept. 4 of a heart attack.A Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, Sept. 10...
Associate Vice Provost for Global and Local Engagement Dr. Camille George has appointed Dr. Kimberly Vrudny as the director of civic engagement and Dr. Elise Amel as the director of sustainability initiatives within the newly formed Center for Global and Local Engagement.
He was married to Bonnie Rath, a former employee in the Service Center; brother to Michael Rath (Physical Plant) and Leann Martens (Service Center); brother-in-law to Jeffrey Martens (Physical Plant) and Barbara Rath (Registrar’s Office); and uncle to Wes McCarty (Physical Plant), Cassandra Watson (Service Center) and Daniel Rath (Physical Plant).
She was the mother of John Fechter, program lead and faculty member in the Master of Science Technology Management program in the School of Engineering and Executive Fellow with the Veritas Institute of the Opus College of Business.