In response to federal requirements and the increased nationwide focus on sexual violence on campuses, President Julie Sullivan approved a new university Sexual Misconduct Policy in June.
St. Thomas Real Estate Analysis for August: Big Drop in Foreclosures and Strong Demand for Moderate-Priced Homes
The percent of foreclosure and short sales is back to 2007, pre-crash levels; it’s more evidence that the Twin Cities housing market has recovered.
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity has four new faculty and staff members: Dr. William Stevenson, Father Kevin Zilverberg, Dr. John Froula and Tizoc Rosales.
Timothy White is a professor of political science at Xavier University in Cincinnati.
Zimmerman helped to found the St. Thomas School of Engineering and is now professor emeritus.
The Project for Mindfulness and Contemplation seeks to help people slow down and focus on the present. The first event is Sept. 23.
Branch, who wrote about the life and death of hockey player Derek Boogaard, is the first of three speakers this fall in the Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.
Nominations will be accepted until Oct. 31.
Nine presenters in the field of education, including one fifth grader, will deliver their six-minute talks at St. Thomas’ first TEDx event. Registration starts Thursday.
Father Michael Keating, a full-time faculty member in the Department of Catholic Studies at St. Thomas since 2005, has informed the university of his decision to resign from St. Thomas.
Dr. David Lubin's lecture about efforts to repair World War I facial wounds is the first in a series of four on how war and peace have influenced society’s art and architecture.
The workshop will feature interfaith expert Mary Boys and is co-sponsored by St. Thomas’ and St. John’s Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
Susan Alexander believes the theme of this year’s academic convocation was power, and that’s a good thing, she writes in The Scroll. Not the kind of power that corrupts, as Lord Acton once observed, but the power of imagination, as envisioned by St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan during her convocation remarks.
Hundreds of expected participants will form the letters “UST” and join in a mass ice-water “wave” on the plaza outside Anderson Student Center.
This week's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on campus demonstrates one irrefutable fact to Carol Bruess. We care. We care deeply because we have seen the ravages of ALS, and we want to do something about it. She expects to see you on Thursday in the Quad!
Save the date. Hundreds of participants are expected to dump ice water on their heads that afternoon to raise awareness, and money, for ALS research.
He was known for his bowtie, friendly manner and the care he took photographing St. Thomas people for half a century.
St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan has outlined a plan to address adjunct faculty concerns following the certification of election results against union representation.
Researchers at the Shenehon Center for Real Estate found that potential homeowners between the ages of 25 and 35 are waiting to make sure they are secure in their careers and have paid down student loans.
Law professor Virgil Wiebe was part of a group of professors and researchers who sent a letter to President Obama regarding the growing refugee emergency involving unaccompanied children from Central America and Mexico.
DePauw University Vice President Daniel Meyer comes to St. Thomas with more than three decades of experience leading college and university enrollment programs.
The program was developed to address the growing need for scientists trained in the field often called “big data.”
An election will be held in early July to determine if a union will represent certain St. Thomas adjunct faculty members.
For an Italian and European intellectual like UST theologian Massimo Faggioli, encountering American culture was a real discovery, especially the vitality of American academia and the energy of American Catholicism.
Unintended consequences arise because we live in an interconnected and complex world, according to economics professor Matthew Kim.