The St. Thomas community is invited to enjoy complimentary peanut butter and jelly sandwiches from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in Scooter’s in honor of Monsignor James Lavin’s 95th birthday.
The program celebrates 25 years of performances on the celebrated organ. Titled “Kney Sayers,” the program can be heard locally on Sunday morning, Nov. 10.
The 27th annual vigil will be held in the quadrangle. It will conclude at 5 p.m. Monday, Veterans Day, with a ceremony and talk by an Air Commando pilot.
The exhibition, free and open to the public, can be seen in the Anderson Student Center through March 7, with a reception Saturday, Nov. 9.
All are welcome to attend this lecture sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning, the Center for Catholic Studies and the archdiocese.
The November CultureLink Tea will be held at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in Scooter’s. Four students – two exchange students from Japan and two study abroad students from St. Thomas – will be the guest speakers. They will talk about Japan and their experiences studying abroad.
The Nov. 15 program is part of the Hot Topics: Cool Talk debate series hosted by the Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law and Public Policy.
Shapiro is the second of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.
Dr. Scott Alexander will examine issues raised in Atlantic Monthly’s much-discussed “Which Religion Will Win?” issue.
The fourth annual induction ceremony is sponsored by St. Thomas’ Shenehon Center for Real Estate.
The talk was given in Stillwater last week by Dr. Annette Atkins as part of a history tour sponsored by the Selim Center for Learning in Later years.
One of the speakers is well-known to the St. Thomas community. Dr. Bruce Kramer has ALS and is former dean of the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.
Sullivan reflected on St. Thomas’ heritage and its future in remarks at her inauguration as the university’s 15th president.
Sisters Sepideh and Azadeh Ayani will talk about their homeland, the Islamic Republic of Iran, at International Student Services’ next CultureLink Tea at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Scooter’s. (Photo by Rita Kovtun)
The speaker, Imani Jafaar Mohammad, is an attorney who practices in the areas of business law and estate planning, including a specialty practice in Islamic estate planning. She has spoken nationwide on issues related to American Muslims.
The World Press Institute forum is co-sponsored by St. Thomas’ College of Arts and Sciences and the Star Tribune newspaper.
Her free recital, sponsored by the St. Thomas Music Department, has been described as a “rare, exotic treat.”
Rabbi David Wirtschafter will interview Rosengren during this Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning program.
The four professors will discuss their recent visit to Al Mustafa University for a Muslim-Christian dialogue conference.
The name sums it up: it’s at noon, it’s about art and it’s about music. It’s always fun and all are welcome.
All are welcome to an afternoon that starts on St. Thomas’ Minneapolis campus and ends with poetry readings at The Local Irish pub.
Nimal Singh, from Birgunj, Nepal, will be the guest speaker at the semester’s first CultureLink Tea. The tea will be held from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, in Scooter’s, Anderson Student Center.
Los Angeles Times investigative reporter Jason Felch will discuss the use of crowdsourcing and social media to find and track looted art.
In addition to the traditional and special events, America Ferrera, actress and activist, will speak. Students whose families cannot attend are encouraged to register and enjoy the weekend activities.