Homeless as a teen, Bryant became a social entrepreneur whose work has been recognized by five U.S. presidents.
James Towey once led the White House Office of Faith-Based Initiatives and recently was named president of Ave Maria University.
This is the group's second meeting focused on planning.
Distinguished panelists will discuss "Europe and the United States – Toward the Future." The event is free and open to the public.
Following the movie, a panel of education leaders will share their reactions and discuss educational successes and challenges in the Twin Cities.
A Q-and-A session with the film's creator, Paul-Michael Carr, and members of the 2011 J-Term Venezuelan VISION team will follow the showing.
This initiative, titled "Blind Beauty," consists of five events that will take place over the next several weeks.
This provocative first novel by Kathryn Stockett examines race relations in Jackson, Miss., in the early 1960s.
The campus community as well as the public are invited to participate March 28-May 9.
The Twin Cities community is invited to attend this show, on the Minneapolis campus, which welcomes spring.
Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The game starts at 7 p.m.
Proceeds from the Saturday, April 16, event will help support the Young Alumni Scholarship, which goes to a senior every year.
All UST undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff and alumni are eligible to participate in teams of four. The winning team will play St. John’s University on March 30 at the Target Center.
Dr. Pamela Nice's film has two basic themes: What do Americans think about the Middle East, and do they see America as an empire?
See David Hare's "The Bay at Nice" and Tennessee William's "This Property Is Condemned."
Individuals of Native American background especially are invited to a preliminary meeting on March 17; non-Native American students and faculty also are welcome.
The session is designed for students who plan to apply to health professions schools (medical, dental, veterinary, physician's assistant, optometry, etc.) in the next cycle.
"Before Bach's Birthday Bash" will feature solo and ensemble music played by representatives of the Bach Society of Minnesota, the Lyra Baroque Orchestra and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, along with seminary music director David Jenkins and other Twin Cities organists.
Dr. Alfred Marcus, Edson Spencer Endowed Chair in Strategy and Technological Leadership at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, will speak about "Strategic Foresight: A New Look at Scenarios.”
The Commuter Center hosts Fruity Tuesday once a month throughout the academic year.
Scooter’s is now serving late-night three-egg omelets.
Karla Vargas Nafate, a Fulbright teaching assistant in Spanish language at St. Thomas, will speak at the CultureLink Tea presentation next Tuesday. Tea and treats will be provided.
New Yorkers Aman Ali and Bassam Tariq will speak on Tuesday, March 15, about their drive across America during Ramadan 2010.
The "Change Your Clocks Change Your Batteries" giveaway is funded by the Michael Larson Memorial Fund and serves as a reminder to check and replace smoke detector batteries.
Symphonic Wind Ensemble to Perform in World Premiere of ‘Light From the Yellow Star’ at the Ordway Monday
The evening brings together the talents of St. Thomas musicians, an Israeili composer, a Holocaust survivor, and the St. Paul City Ballet. Admission to the St. Thomas-sponsored event is free for UST students.