The new strategic plan, unveiled last winter, focuses on increasing diversity within the St. Thomas community and incoming freshman classes.
Published poet Tracy Youngblom ’96 shares one of her pieces with the St. Thomas community.
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.
He was a 1947 alumnus and received the then Mr. Tommy Award.
She served as the director of Multicultural Student Services at St. Thomas from 1996-2004.
She was a 1992 alumna.
She was the mother of Kris Bunton, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.
The Professional Notes will resume publication this September.
The University of St. Thomas, as part of the flexible pathways priority in its strategic plan, will explore whether to open a two-year Catholic college as a way to increase access and affordability and ultimately lead to four-year degrees for Minneapolis and St. Paul-area high school students.
During the university's inaugural Tommies Together Day of Service, 109,080 meals were packed for malnourished children in the developing world.
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.
Talee Vang is one remarkable woman – Thai refugee camp survivor, mother of three young children, granddaughter of a legendary Hmong general’s confidant and St. Thomas doctoral student in professional psychology. Carol Bruess and Meredith Heneghan caught up with her at a coffee shop for a Humans of St. Thomas interview for The Scroll.
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.
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.
The Feminist Community, a student-run group at St. Thomas, is striving to end sexual assault, teach acceptance and spread the idea of feminism.
He was the father of Henry Bishop, administrative assistant in the School of Law.
The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee has assembled eight task forces that will facilitate the implementation of the university’s various strategic initiatives.
Respecting Sacred Space
She was the mother of Robert Reed, Facilities Management grounds manager, mother-in-law of Paula Reed, Building Service worker, and wife Howard Ristau, former Physical Plant employee.
Margret Aldrich, '03 M.A. in English, wrote a book about the Little Free Library movement, published by Coffee House Press this month.
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.
She is the wife of Tim Silverthorn, IRT Client Services, and will have surgery to remove a cancerous breast tumor.
Through a new digital storytelling initiative, the Office of Study Abroad hopes to help returnees reflect on their experience.
This week's notes feature faculty John Buri, Vanessa Cornett-Murtada, Massimo Faggioli, Hans Gustafson, Mike Klein, John Martens, Thomas Redshaw, Deborah Savage, Father Scott Carl, John Wendt and Victoria Young; staff Josh Hengemuhle, Lindsey Loree and Talia Nadir; and students from St. Thomas' Geography, Psychology, and Justice and Peace Studies departments.