Six graduate students will present their research at the May 23 event.
A celebration to thank more than 90 retiring employees for their years of service to St. Thomas will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 22, in Woulfe Alumni Hall.
This will be the first time the six-movement “Espana,” originally composed for piano, will be performed on guitar.
Haynes, a 1970 St. Thomas graduate, will discuss “Social Mobility for Diverse Communities” at the 17th annual Julian Parker Lecture and receive an honorary degree.
The Friday evening program celebrates the release of the band’s new train-song album, “Great Northern Railroad.”
The book-signing is at noon on Wednesday, May 7. Author Patricia Hampl says “Rogers gives us a tour not of death in his visits to graveyards, but of living history.”
Block is the last of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.
Timoner is associate rabbi at Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles, where her focus is on social justice, spiritual life and lifelong learning.
James Callahan and David Jenkins will be performing on the university’s Gabriel Kney pipe organ.
Can Business Foster Social Change, Cure Poverty? Scholars Will Ponder Those Questions at Back-to-Back Programs Here April 24
The afternoon and evening programs are part of the university’s “Higher Calling Series” and will be held on St. Thomas’ Minneapolis campus.
Dawes will draw upon his experiences interviewing war criminals to talk about the nature of evil.
Concert of South Indian and Judeo-Spanish Music in Chapel April 23; ‘Backstage Preview’ in Roach Center April 22
The two events are co-sponsored by St. Thomas’ Sacred Arts Festival and the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
Guest Lecturer Pete Feigal Refuses to Let Bipolar Disorder, MS Get Him Down; Will Speak Here April 16
Pete Feigal "sees his hardships as teachers and meditations in his life ‘wanted or not!’"
Her widely acclaimed memoir of growing up dirt-poor in a West Virginia mining town spent 100 weeks on the New York Times Best Seller list.
Emily Dickinson 1,789-Poem Marathon Starts Here at 8 a.m. Friday, April 25; Will End Between 9 and 10 p.m. That Night
The marathon will be held in the library’s “leather room” and is free and open to the public.
Saberi, an American freelance journalist, has written about her imprisonment and experiences in Iran.
Reporter and ‘Vatican Diaries’ Author John Thavis to Discuss ‘The Francis Revolution’ in Talk Here April 10
Thavis has covered the Vatican for three decades and his 2013 The Vatican Diaries immediately became a New York Times best-seller.
Public events are planned April 8 at the Merriam Park Library and April 11 here on campus.
Dr. Jack Shaheen, a Noted Author, Media Critic and Expert on Arab Stereotyping, to Speak Here April 22
Shaheen, recent winner of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, will discuss his book Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People.
African-Art Professor From Georgia State to Discuss the AfroBrazil Museum in São Paulo Here April 11
Dr. Kimberly Cleveland’s lecture is the fourth in a series on “Protecting the Past: Looting, Identity and the Preservation Crisis.”
Garfield is the third of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.
New Exhibition Here Examines the Influence of Vatican II on American Crosier Missionary Work in Asmat
The exhibition reception will be held at 5 p.m. Monday April 7
Chicago’s Greylord remains one of the FBI’s most successful undercover operations.
Member of Sisters of Life to Speak About Her Religious Order and the Pro-Life Movement in Talk Here March 19
She will talk about the history of the Sisters of Life, their work with women who are pregnant, the dignity of each person, and the pro-life movement.
St. Thomas' 9,200-volume Celtic Collection is one of the 10 largest collections of Celtic materials in North America.