Mark Osler will give a presentation on how people can engage in worthwhile discussions on the amendment facing voters this fall.
He teaches Rhetorical Criticism, Argumentation and Advocacy, and Public Speaking in the Communication and Journalism Department.
The symposium, free and open to the public, is tonight in 3M Auditorium, Owens Science Hall.
The campus community is invited to attend the lecture portion of the evening at no charge; UST ID will be required. (A dinner will be held earlier for those who preregistered.)
For her presentation, Nadia Gamal Ebrahim will discuss her country's geography, customs and culture, including the role of women.
The Guitar Ensemble plays many styles of music; listeners may come and go throughout the performance.
A host of events throughout the week will culminate with the International Dinner on Saturday, April 21.
The public is invited to this annual auction, which will be held 6 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday, April 22, in the McNeely Hall Great Room.
The program will feature student soloists who were chosen to be included in the Festival Orchestra program through a competitve process.
Dr. Carolyn Dean of the University of California-Santa Cruz will speak Friday, April 27, at the Weisman Art Museum.
The free talk, “Telling All Our Stories: Institutionalization, Vernacular Expression and Contested Meaning at the Flight 93 National Memorial,” will be given Thursday, April 19.
The April 20 program, co-sponsored by the Law Journal, will feature two New York legal experts: law professor Marc DeGirolami and U.S. Judge Richard Sullivan.
University Advocates for Women and Equity to Present Sister Pat Kowalski Women’s Leadership Award at Annual Reception April 19
The 2012 award will be presented to a staff member, Pat Alexander, and to a student, Christina Weiberg.
Speakers Howard Rohm, Balanced Scorecard Institute, and John Rudrud, National Marrow Donor Program, will discuss “Integrated Strategic Planning and Management Using the Balanced Scorecard: National Marrow Donor Program Case Study.”
The presentation and discussion will be held Monday.
Somewhat like Christian saints, the Islamic “friends” are exemplars of devotion and piety and are immensely popular among millions of Muslims. This event is free and open to the public.
Paul J. Wagner '85, entrepreneur, and chairman and CEO of Minnesota Wire, will share how faith, service and reason have been a part of his journey since he graduated from St. Thomas.
The documentary includes interviews with Christopher Monckton, a leading skeptic, and with St. Thomas' John Abraham, who won international renown for rebutting Monckton's claims.
The club enlists the help of Air Force officers in today's discussion; all are welcome.
Challenge Day 2012 Features ‘Racism and Privilege: Re-Understanding Race in America’ Workshop, Poetic Assassins
The workshop will be held Tuesday, April 17. Featured will be spoken-word artists Poetic Assassins, who will also perform at 6 p.m. in Scooter's.
‘Linotype: The Film’ to be Shown Friday; UST Student Presents at ACTC Undergraduate Art History Symposium Saturday
"Linotype: The Film" will be screened in OEC auditorium. Senior Nick Tuttle will present his research on "Marian Images in the Art of Hispanic Latin America."
Proceeds will benefit the Ronald McDonald House for families of terminally ill children; transportation is available for those who don’t want to walk. The walk counts for 2.5 spring service hours for clubs.
Also participating in the discussion will be Dr. Trita Parsi, director of the National Iranian American Council.
Obstetric fistula is a devastating childbirth injury prevalent in poor countries. Students in the Foundations in Women’s Studies course will provide baked treats for the sale.
Chemistry Club members and Dr. Eric Fort will lead a fun night of demonstrations with the potential to taste a bit of chemistry. The UST community is invited.