Sam Friederichs is an avid duck hunter and has enjoyed the outdoors since he was a young boy, and he doesn’t like what he sees happening to Minnesota’s wetlands.
UST in the news Here’s a roundup of recent St. Thomas mentions of interest in various media. Read the stories by clicking on the links. Links do expire and change as papers move stories to “archive” status, so be sure to read stories soon if you’re interested. In some cases, you’ll need to register on the [...]
Professional notes Dr. Kevin Theissen, Geology Department, and Dr. Kyle Zimmer, Biology Department, presented preliminary results of their ongoing studies of Minnesota shallow lake ecology at the third annual Initiative for Renewable Energy and the Environment research symposium Nov. 28 at the University of Minnesota. Zimmer and Theissen are exploring past and present ecology of [...]
Please remember in your prayers retired faculty member James C. McCarthy Please remember in your prayers James C. McCarthy, 84, who died Nov. 30 from complications of Alzheimers Disease. McCarthy was a faculty member in St. Thomas’ Speech and Theater Department from 1956 until his retirement in 1981. He also coached the debate team. Funeral [...]
Please remember in your prayers Karen Liu, sister-in-law of Dr. Katherine Olson Please remember in your prayers Karen Liu, who died Nov. 28. She is the sister-in-law of Dr. Katherine Olson, Chemistry Department. Funeral services will be held at King of Kings Lutheran Church in Shelby Township, Mich.
‘Tis the season for: the holiday shopping survey by the UST Institute for Retailing Excellence, thoughts on family rituals by Dr. Carol Bruess of the Communication Studies Department, and comments on blessings and gratitude by Rabbi Barry Cytron, director of the Jay Phillips Center for Jewish-Christian Learning.
Professional notes Dr. Mark Neuzil, Journalism and Mass Communication, is the author of "Blaze Orange and Forest Green," in the current issue of the Appalachian Voice. The essay argues that longstanding traditions of wildlife conservation are not at odds with environmental protection.
Please remember in your prayers Sidney McDonough, father of Larry McDonough Please remember in your prayers Sidney McDonough, 81, who died Nov. 23. He is the father of Larry McDonough, adjunct professor in the University of St. Thomas School of Law. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, with visitation one [...]