Bishop Blase Joseph Cupich, a 1971 St. Thomas alumnus, has been named the new archbishop of Chicago by Pope Francis.
Miller was the mother of Dr. Leslie Adrienne Miller, English Department, College of Arts and Sciences.
Lackey interviewed 16 world-renowned writers, including Joyce Carol Oates and Russell Banks, for his book, Truthful Fictions: Conversations with American Biographical Novelists, published by Bloomsbury earlier this year.
While walking with a friend on the river bluff on Saturday, Sept. 6, he fell a distance and suffered significant injuries.
She was the mother of Marlin Meendering, director of Executive Education and Professional Development.
Sept. 19 is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Celebrate with this arrrr-ticle on a student study inspired by pirates and what they might reveal of our fear of the dark.
She was the wife of Joesph Flood, former longtime instructor and coach at St. Thomas, who died Aug. 9, and the mother of Physical Plant staff member Monica Dobihal.
This week's notes feature faculty Bernard Brady, Tony Borgerding, Eric Fort, Marites Guino-o, Shersten Johnson, Gary Mabbott, Mark Neuzil, Bill Ojala, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, AnnMarie Thomas, Lisa Waldner and Meg Wilkes Karraker; staff Tim Dohmen, Becky Durham, Sarah Huesing and Jennifer Rogers; students Maya Audi, Nicholas Brinza, Jaya Dhami, Sam Dennert, Benjamin Gelinas, Joe Jaye, Kara Kassekert, Lucas Keehr, Daniel Kremer, Maggie Malone-Povolny, Grant McCormick, Meghan Talbot, Brianna Vickerman and Alison Yang; and alumni Jaclyn Fermanich, Kendra Lystad, Emilee Sirek, Jonathan Smiej and Victoria Speake.
President Julie Sullivan and Trustee Diana Murphy will receive “Celebrating Twin Cities Women Leaders” awards on Sept. 16.
Nap rooms in Time magazine, Dairy Queen’s data breach and a destination for international students in this week’s headlines.
He was seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident over the weekend.
Kurhajetz co-founded the Maple Grove Triathlon in 2010 with no race management or race experience. Now in its fifth year, the event is one of the fastest growing triathlons in Minnesota.
The granting of promotion recognizes the achievements of faculty in their teaching, professional engagement and service to the university.
President Julie Sullivan will hold her first brown bag luncheon of the 2014-15 academic year on Sept. 15, and will provide an update on strategic planning.
Susan Alexander believes the theme of this year’s academic convocation was power, and that’s a good thing, she writes in The Scroll. Not the kind of power that corrupts, as Lord Acton once observed, but the power of imagination, as envisioned by St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan during her convocation remarks.
221 people formed the letters "UST" on John P. Monahan Plaza as they doused themselves with ice water in honor of former dean of the College of Education, Leadership & Counseling Bruce Kramer, who is living with ALS.
President Julie Sullivan urged St. Thomas faculty and staff on Tuesday to join her on an “imaginary exercise” during her second academic convocation address and boldly envision what the university will look like five to 10 years from now.
As another academic year begins, the Newsroom brings you some of the stories you may have missed during the summer.
This week's notes feature faculty Corinne Carvalho, Massimo Faggioli, Anne Klejment, Mark McInroy, Manjeet Rege, Angela Senander, Gary Voegele and Christian Washburn; and School of Social Work students Shanea Turner Smith and Elisabeth Wells, and a host of award-winning students from the 2014 Chemistry and Biochemistry Banquet.
St. Thomas welcomed the class of 2018 in style.
He was the founder of Relay for Life and the recipient of the St. Thomas Day Humanitarian Award in 2012.
A New York Times editorial, an Opus College of Business dean profile and a discussion on “why we hate to wait” in this week’s headlines.
Welcome Week will include the traditional March Through the Arches as well as picnics, interfaith blessings, the President’s Opening Convocation and an Opening Mass and Reception.
Ragan was the father of Kim Ragan Sovell, Marketing Department, Opus College of Business.
School of Social Work professor Lance Peterson discusses the use of simple technology to enhance competency development in graduate social work education.