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.
The debate question: “Is Legal Abortion Necessary for Sexual Equality in the U.S.A.?”
The rabbi and Muslim judge also will speak at Hamline University and Mount Zion Temple. The programs are sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
In celebration of Constitution Day on Tuesday, Sept. 17, the Federalist Society and the American Constitution Society will be host a discussion of the current state of U.S. election law.
Nirmal Singh, a student in Graduate Programs in Software, will give the presentation on Nepal, his home country.
McEvers is the first of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News’ Broadcast Journalist Series.
Many of the 58 works on display through Jan. 4 are from a private collection donated to the university by its former president, Father Dennis Dease.
Academic excellence, Catholic identity and mission, and organizational culture were the themes addressed Monday by Dr. Julie Sullivan in her first academic convocation address as president of St. Thomas.