The new strategic plan, unveiled last winter, focuses on increasing diversity within the St. Thomas community and incoming freshman classes.
The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee has assembled eight task forces that will facilitate the implementation of the university’s various strategic initiatives.
The first One University Party for faculty and staff will be held Tuesday, May 19, in Woulfe Alumni Hall in the Anderson Student Center.
Dr. Calvin R. Hill, director of the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Equal Opportunity at Worcester State University in Massachusetts, will become university officer for diversity and inclusion at St. Thomas, effective Jan. 26.
The University of St. Thomas has a new strategic plan, “St. Thomas 2020: Living Our Mission, Expanding Our Horizon.” The Board of Trustees unanimously has approved the plan.
President Julie Sullivan is saying “Merry Christmas” early this year. Read here about her decision on how many extra days off employees will receive over the holidays.
President Julie Sullivan and Trustee Diana Murphy will receive “Celebrating Twin Cities Women Leaders” awards on Sept. 16.
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.
St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan has outlined a plan to address adjunct faculty concerns following the certification of election results against union representation.
Adjunct faculty members who teach undergraduate classes at St. Thomas have voted against representation by Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 284.
St. Thomas adjunct faculty members face a July 18 deadline to decide whether to be represented by a union, and President Julie Sullivan is urging them to vote “no” in favor of a speedier, more collaborative process to address their concerns.
Mail ballots should arrive by today at the homes of adjunct faculty who teach undergraduate classes at St. Thomas, asking if they want to be represented by a union.
Father Larry Snyder, president of Catholic Charities USA, will become vice president for mission at St. Thomas on Feb. 1.
Union ballots are scheduled to be mailed to St. Thomas adjunct faculty on July 3; president’s forums will be Monday and Tuesday (June 30 and July 1).
St. Thomas said thank you to a special group in May – more than 90 people who worked a collective 2,000 years at the university and influenced generations of students.
Forty adjunct faculty members have attended four forums with St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan on whether a union should represent them.
St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan will hold five forums with adjunct faculty members over the next two weeks to discuss issues related to whether a union should represent them.
An election will be held in early July to determine if a union will represent certain St. Thomas adjunct faculty members.
The steering committee received nearly 200 nominations for seven subcommittees that will focus on each of the strategic planning working goals.
The Strategic Planning Steering Committee, in consultation with the President’s Senior Staff, would like to announce the seven working goals for the University’s Strategic Planning Process
A working vision statement will serve as a guide during the university's strategic planning process.
Strategic planning discussions will be held on Feb. 10 and 20 at St. Thomas, including a brown bag luncheon with President Julie Sullivan on Feb. 10.