David Yates, the History Department's lead history tutor, was one of five students who presented research papers at a symposium at Mississippi State University over Memorial Day weekend last May. He describes his presentation on "The Nullification Crisis of 1832” "as the culmination of my work over the years. It was the realization of the whole process." Nullification occasionally makes news even today.
It’s been awhile since Dave Nimmer has been a college student, but he’ll never forget those freshman jitters. He can’t do much to calm them for this year’s batch of new Tommies, but in The Scroll today he does offer sound advice that should make their first semester run more smoothly.
School of Engineering professor Dr. Jim Ellingson and junior Noel Naughton spent the summer grinding 25 pounds of peanuts in a project that aims to help small farmers in developing nations produce food more efficiently.
On Tuesday, Sept. 4, the University of St. Thomas class of 2016 was welcomed by the campus community at the 12th March Through the Arches. Members of this year's freshman class gathered on Summit Avenue, passed through the Arches and were met with applause from administrators, faculty, staff and upperclassmen as they made their way to Schoenecker Arena for the interfaith blessing for the new school year.
St. Thomas junior Matthew Schmidtbauer is an electrical engineering student with aspirations of someday working for a high-performance electric car manufacturing company. The subjects of his pastime, however, are not motors or revolutions per minute, but tens of thousands of honeybees that he cares for each summer.
Nick Serratore points a small flashlight at the counter in an Owens Science Hall chemistry lab and thumbs the "on" button with his right hand. Nothing happens.
Senior Ryan Delaney, junior Nate Webster and sophomore Mitch Hoffmann have been working as a team on the “TurtleBot” since early June.
DeMello was seriously injured in a fall this morning at the Bernardi Campus in Rome.
Degrees in hand, Ugandan students seek to make an impact in our world
Sisters Felista and Olivia Mpanga have found comfort and friendship in Minnesota
The University of St. Thomas community gathered Wednesday, May 9, to celebrate its annual St. Thomas Day and to honor recipients of its Humanitarian, Distinguished Alumna, Professor of the Year, Tommie and Monsignor James Lavin awards.
The honorees at the 2012 St. Thomas Day are Corrine Carvalho, Thomas Cronin, Bernadeia Johnson, Dr. Gordon Klatt and Matthew Sullivan.
A time-lapse video illustrates Saturday's move-in day activities.
Nearly four years after the I-35W bridge collapse, Jenny Xiong '11 continues to persevere and inspire
Writing application essays that are often inspiring and emotional has become a necessary passage for college-bound students
TommieMedia boldly brings student journalism into the future
The University of St. Thomas community celebrated its annual St. Thomas Day and honored recipients of five awards
Enhancement Programs gives students with disabilities an opportunity to soar
Sophomore swimmer crosses the English Channel to complete the first leg of a triple crown
Engineering students work with faculty to develop small-scale wind turbines that will power cell towers and expand communications throughout the world
There is a desperate need for medical and financial assistance in the aftermath of a devasting earthquake
When Adrianee Powell's pregnancy threatened to derail her education and future, she needed help. And Jeremiah Program was there.
St.Thomas helps a Mali village prepare for a ripe future