Twenty-six employees of the University of St. Thomas were inducted into the Quarter Century Club on Wednesday, Sept. 25, celebrating their 25 years of service to St. Thomas.
The Selim Center for Learning in Later Years had its 40th anniversary celebration earlier this month, and Dave Nimmer was present to hear the encouraging words of former WCCO-TV anchor Don Shelby. Mo Selim, the center’s founder, became ill during the event but is resting comfortably at home these days. Nimmer writes about the evening in The Scroll.
The construction of Herrick Hall, completed in 1989, was made possible by a gift from John Herrick '54. Herrick helped President Julie Sullivan unveil the new signage.
The University of St. Thomas School of Law announced Wednesday that it is implementing a tuition freeze for its next incoming class. The school also is switching from a per-credit tuition model to a flat-fee structure.
Assistant professor Dr. Gaston "Chip" Small of the Biology Department has been published in the journal Science, the world's leading publication for scientific news.
Dave Nimmer was impressed last week by the inauguration ceremony for St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan, finding it “crisp and clean, purposeful and passionate, reverent and respectful.” And, as he writes today in The Scroll, Nimmer is equally impressed by the new president and her “attitude, background, candor, determination and focus.”
Senior writer empowers women one comic book at a time.
The fourth annual induction ceremony is sponsored by St. Thomas' Shenehon Center for Real Estate.
Many people joined the conversation on social media as Dr. Julie Sullivan was inaugurated the 15th president of the University of St. Thomas.
St. Thomas Board of Trustees has accepted the retirement of the Most Reverend Harry Flynn as chair and member of the board.
They were awarded $1,500 and were among five teams that participated in the competition.
Founded by two St. Thomas juniors, Love Your Melon sells hats to help support children battling cancer.
While it may not have the high-profile lineage or panache of the Resolute desk in the Oval Office, Dr. Sullivan's desk has a long and well-documented history.
More than 12,000 pounds of debris from the 35W bridge collapse has arrived on campus. The remnants will serve as a reminder to those who aspire to engineer a better future for all of us.
President Julie Sullivan is saying “Merry Christmas” early this year. Read here about her decision on how many extra days off employees will receive over the holidays.
Sullivan reflected on St. Thomas’ heritage and its future in remarks at her inauguration as the university’s 15th president.
He is an assistant professor of sacramental theology and director of worship at the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
All of the students at Metro Deaf School are deaf or hard of hearing.
Senior Lisa Weier once questioned the value of the fountain on John P. Monahan Plaza. But after spending last semester studying in Rome, she writes today in The Scroll, she has an appreciation for how the fountain helps to unite the campus.
Sisters Sepideh and Azadeh Ayani will talk about their homeland, the Islamic Republic of Iran, at International Student Services' next CultureLink Tea at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Scooter's. (Photo by Rita Kovtun)
The first cleanup was organized by St. Thomas’ Environmental Issues Committee (now called the Green Team) in conjunction with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Adopt-a-River program during Earth Week, April 1993, and has since become a staple in St. Thomas’ annual Earth Week lineup.
Strong, candid conversation filled a brown-bag luncheon discussion about online learning Monday on the Minneapolis campus. Intrepid correspondent Susan Alexander was there to report for The Scroll.
International enrollment at St. Thomas continues to rise with the help of graduate students, according to the fall 2013 international enrollment report by International Student Services.
Hard work and a lifetime commitment to higher education have prepared Julie Sullivan for her new role as president of St. Thomas.
The UST Stewardship Garden offers bountiful opportunities for research, produce and a chance to chat with neighbors.