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      ‘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.

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    • Professional Notes

      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.  

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Sidney McDonough, Father of Larry McDonough

      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 [...]

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    • UST in the News

      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 [...]

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Dr. Thomas Hickson, Geology Department, was invited to give a talk, "Miocene Transtensional Tectonics in the Lake Mead Region, Southern Nevada: Can Basis Analysis Unravel the Mess?" to the Minnesota Geological Survey. The talk focused on recent developments in UST geoscience research conducted by geology majors and faculty during their January Term field [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Father Peter Njoku, an Alumnus who is the Uncle of two St. Thomas Students

      Please remember in your prayers Father Peter Njoku, an alumnus who is the uncle of two students Please remember in your prayers Father Peter Njoku, who died Nov. 12 while visiting his family in Owerri, Nigeria. He is the uncle of St. Thomas seniors Christian (Dec. ’06), and Rex Njoku (May ’07). Four other nephews [...]

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Dr. Meg Wilkes Karraker, Sociology and Criminal Justice Department, presented a paper, "Values, Norms and Mutual Commitment for Diversity in the New Academy," co-written by Dr. Buffy Smith, Sociology and Criminal Justice Department, at a Nov. 11 meeting in Chicago of the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ Network for Academic Renewal. Dr. [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Marcella Sroka, Mother-in-law of Mike Moore

      Please remember in your prayers Marcella Sroka, mother-in-law of Mike Moore Please remember in your prayers Marcella Sroka, 79, who died Nov. 9 after a long illness. Marcella is the mother-in-law of Mike Moore, director of the William C. Norris Institute in the Opus College of Business, and mother of Kathy Moore. Visitation will be [...]

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Dr. Mark Neuzil, Journalism and Mass Communication, presented the results of his research on the history of environmental journalism to a group of Knight Foundation environmental journalism fellows Oct. 22 in Burlington, Vt. Neuzil also organized a session for the same group on making story pitches to editors. Dr. Ernest Owens, Opus College [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Marianne G. Hansen, Mother of Steven C. Hansen

      Please remember in your prayers Marianne G. Hansen, mother of Steven C. Hansen Please remember in your prayers Marianne G. Hansen, who died of cancer Oct. 25 at the age of 80. She is the mother of Steven C. Hansen, a faculty member in the Quantitative Methods and Computer Science Department.  

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    • UST in the News

      News of all kinds this week: Check the list for Pioneer Press and Star Tribune coverage of the naming of UST’s College of Business … and Cosmopolitan magazine’s hunt at St. Thomas for “the hottest bachelor.”

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Larry Exel, Father of Kathleen Lohmar Exel

      Please remember in your prayers Larry Exel, father of Kathleen Lohmar Exel Please remember in your prayers Larry Exel, who died Oct. 19 after a yearlong battle with leukemia. Larry is the father of Kathleen Lohmar Exel, a 2005 alumna of the UST School of Law and a clinical law fellow in the Interprofessional Center [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Samuel Kangas, Father-in-law of Tom Hamilton

      Please remember in your prayers Samuel Kangas, father-in-law of Tom Hamilton Please remember in your prayers Samuel Kangas, 91, of Hurley, Wis., who died Oct. 18. Sam is the father-in-law of Tom Hamilton, Finance Department, College of Business. Sam was a decorated veteran of World War II, Pacific Theater. Arrangements are pending.  

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    • UST in the News

      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 [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Allin Leung Lee, Brother of Student Lekueyen Lee

      Please remember in your prayers Allin Leung Lee, brother of student Lekueyen Lee Please remember in your prayers Allin Leung Lee, 31, who died Oct. 4. He is the brother of UST senior Lekueyen Lee. Allin was born in Laos and grew up on St. Paul’s East Side. He was a 1993 graduate of Johnson [...]

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Northern Great Plains History Conference participants were, first row, left to right: Jacob Friefeld and Amanda McNeil (UST) and Michael Hardy (Dickinson State University). Second row, left to right: Dr. Joseph Fitzharris (UST), session chair; Brie Swenson (University of Minnesota), session commentator; Dr. Michael Taylor (Dickinson State). Two students from Dr. Joseph Fitzharris’ [...]

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    • UST in the News

      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 [...]

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Dr. Sarah Armstrong, Personal Counseling and Testing, co-wrote an article for the Minnesota Psychologist, the bi-monthly publication for the Minnesota Psychological Association, and hosted a research poster session at the 70th annual MPA conference in Minnetonka. Armstrong continues to serve on the MPA Education and Training Committee, which is responsible for planning and [...]

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    • UST in the News

      Here’s your weekly dose of UST media mentions.

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Dr. John Holst, School of Education, is author of "Paulo Freire in Chile, 1964-1969: Pedagogy of the Oppressed in its Sociopolitical Economic Context."  The article appeared in the summer 2006 issue of the Harvard Educational Review.  It is available online through the UST Libraries here. Dr. Gene Scapanski, Office for Mission, received the Hall of [...]

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    • UST in the News

      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 [...]

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    • Professional Notes

      Professional notes Father James Burns, Graduate School of Professional Psychology, has received the Judy E. Hall Award for early career psychologists from the National Register of Health Service Providers. The award recognizes excellence in National Register-credentialed psychologists with fewer than 10 years of postdoctoral experience. Award winners have made "a number of significant and exceptional [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Patrick McCallig, Father of Student Andrew McCallig

      Please remember in your prayers Patrick McCallig, father of student Andrew McCallig Please remember in your prayers Patrick McCallig, who died Sept. 24. Patrick, 57, is the father of student Andrew McCallig. Patrick was the director of communications at the College of St. Catherine. Services are pending. When more information is available, this Web site [...]

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    • Please Remember in Your Prayers Marlene Houliston From the School of Engineering

      Please remember in your prayers Marlene Houliston from the School of Engineering Please remember in your prayers Marlene Houliston, who died Sept. 20. Marlene, 55, was the student services coordinator in the School of Engineering and has worked at St. Thomas many years. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25, [...]

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    • UST in the News

      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 [...]

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