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.”
Noted Sports Writer John Rosengren to Discuss His New Book on Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg Oct. 8
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.
The lectures are free and open to students, faculty, staff and the public.
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.
Welcome Week will include the traditional March Through the Arches as well as picnics, interfaith blessings, the President’s Opening Convocation and an Opening Mass and Reception.
Dr. Geoffrey Coates will discuss plastics that have reduced environmental impacts.
The summer tradition started in 1981 and returns with live music, food and pony rides by Blueberry and Jericho.
Hundreds of prospective students will visit St. Thomas this week. Be sure to wave or say hello to the tour groups!
“Extended Family: Essays on Being Irish-American From New Hibernia Review” has been published by Dafour Editions. Editor Jim Rogers and essayist Brian Nerney will help launch the collection at 7:30 p.m. June 25 at O’Gara’s, 164 N. Snelling Ave., St. Paul.
No need to register; just show up and enjoy the program.
The program was recorded at St. Thomas last week.