This edition of Professional Notes features faculty Elizabeth Burr, Thomas Bushlack, Thomas Hickson, Robert Kennedy, Lisa Lamb, Jeni McDermott, Jennifer McGuire, Professor Emeritus Father David Smith, John Spry, Kevin Theissen, AnnMarie Thomas, Kim Vrudny, Christian Washburn and John Wendt; staff Margaret Cahill, Vern Klobassa and Eric Stevens; and students Francesca Bernardi, Cassandra Clark, Jacob Frahm, Michael Kolles and April Terres.
Victoria Young, art history chair, will be signing copies of Saint John’s Abbey Church: Marcel Breuer and the Creation of a Modern Sacred Space from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, at the Tommie Shop in the Anderson Student Center.
She was the grandmother of Karen Cerney Harthorn, associate vice president of procurement; Colleen Hannon Moore ’94; Tim Hannon ’95; Sheila Hannon McGill, women’s soccer coach; Laura Cerney Welter ’97; Meghan Hannon Kelly ’04; Arianna Vazquez, a UST junior; Tristan Vazquez, a UST freshman; and past-PSEO student Sarina Hannon.
The UST Mock Trial team sent two groups to the at the annual University of Minnesota Mock Trial Invitational tournament. One group took second place, and several team members picked up individual awards.
This year sophomore Maria McQuillan and junior Nick Sinn have joined forces with Dr. Elizabeth Wehner, assistant professor in St. Thomas' Physics Department, to scrutinize images of far-away galaxies taken on a .9 meter telescope housed at Kitt Peak Observatory in Arizona.
This week's notes feature faculty Sarah Christopher Faggioli, J. Thomas Ippoliti, David Kelley, Catherine Hansen, Peter Young and John Wendt; and students Becca Kummer, Olga Zamulko, Danielle Hinckley, Abigail Heuer, Jacob Goodwin, Mitch Schaps, Rani Mohanty and Nate Bettin.