The much-discussed encyclical is expected to be released in June or July.
The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce affirmative decisions on promotion following the conclusion of the Tenure and Promotion Committee meetings in May 2015.
A capstone tradition that inspires some fierce competition, the Ethics Bowl engages graduating COJO majors and alumni in debates about real cases in communication ethics.
Dr. Michael Naughton, a St. Thomas faculty member since 1991, has been named director of the Center for Catholic Studies and also will hold the Koch Chair in Catholic Studies.
This year's speakers are Dr. Carolyn Woo, Mark Crea, Archie Black and Jessica Slattery.
St. Thomas’ Diversity and Inclusion Officer Calvin Hill Named VP at Springfield College in Massachusetts
Hill will begin his new position on July 1.
Dr. Mark Salisbury has decided to step down as dean of the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling at the end of this academic year. Following a sabbatical, he will return to the faculty as a professor in the Organization Learning and Development Department in CELC. Dr. Joseph Kreitzer, vice provost for faculty, will serve as interim dean of CELC, effective June 1.
A seminar experience in Naples, Italy, allowed Dr. Meg Wilkes Karraker to welcome visiting scholar Rossella Galletti to campus.
Dr. Kris Bunton, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at St. Thomas since June, 2011, has been named dean of the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at Texas Christian University.
St. Thomas' master's in public safety and law enforcement leadership celebrated 35 years this spring.
Lauren Keller and Maura Shea's actions when they encountered a woman in distress recently earned them a Chief's Award from the City of St. Paul.
Through his career, Captain James Wells B.A. ’98, M.A. ’12 has worked to advance the common good by giving back to his community.
Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity Names Administration Building in Honor of Former Rector Father Charles Froehle
Froehle, who died Jan. 6, played a key role in the 1987 affiliation of St. Thomas and the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
The 2015 Relay For Life, taking place 6 p.m.-4 a.m. April 17-18, will honor founder Gordon Klatt '64, who died last summer from stomach cancer.
Chelsea Balthazar, a freshman international student from the Caribbean island of Dominica, will speak at this month's CultureLink Tea, April 13.
Dancer Cassandra Shore to appear with the interfaith ensemble.
Did you know St. Thomas has a thriving Table Top Game Club? It does! And senior Vito Sauro is its president. Meet Sauro, the latest Tommie to be profiled as part of Carol Bruess’ Humans of St. Thomas series, in The Scroll.
St. Thomas has completed the first phase of a project to develop a comprehensive brand strategy for the university and has retained an Atlanta firm that specializes in higher education to work on the next phase.
Blended program allows part-time students to earn advanced degree in one year.
St. Thomas is seeking applications by April 15 for three scholarships that will be awarded to dependent children of eligible employees for the 2015-16 academic year at Tuition Exchange institutions.
Rod Burwell, a former member of the St. Thomas Board of Trustees and the School of Law Board of Governors, died Sunday.
Don Weinkauf, dean of the St. Thomas School of Engineering, was among 40 engineering deans from across the U.S. who met at the White House Tuesday to promote engineering education tied to the National Academy of Engineers' Grand Challenges.
“Financial Challenges Facing Higher Education” is the topic of a brown bag luncheon March 24 at St. Thomas.
Earlier this month, readers met St. Thomas junior Nick Jordan in a Humans of St. Thomas Scroll, and also learned about his friend and classmate Nyasia Arradondo. She is so interesting that Scroll correspondents Carol Bruess and Meredith Heneghan felt compelled to write a separate Scroll about her.
Carol Bruess went fishing for her next Humans of St. Thomas feature and found NJ, a “crazy-cool” student and budding songwriter who “spreads kindness and love with intention.” She also provides the first-ever music link in the Scroll featuring the debut of NJ’s catchy, soulful single “Old School.”