The quiet contemplation of a documentary videographer. The excitement of a football fan. The rapture of a musical performance. We’ve picked these moments, and the others you see here, from the more than 5,000 we collected in 2014 as our favorites of the year.
More students than ever are working through St. Thomas' music business program, an evolving model dedicated to creating professionals who can shape their world.
Dr. Calvin R. Hill, director of the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Equal Opportunity at Worcester State University in Massachusetts, will become university officer for diversity and inclusion at St. Thomas, effective Jan. 26.
An adoration service will be held in the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas Tuesday, Dec. 9; plans will be announced soon for a memorial service on campus.
John Buri, Ph.D., professor in the University of St. Thomas’ Psychology Department, took dating seriously, and he hopes others will follow suit.
Studying abroad provides the chance to gain professional and intercultural skills that will help students navigate an increasingly connected global workplace.
The 1987 Professor of the Year taught English here for 35 years. He died at home Wednesday.
Kari Jo Faulhaber '10 recently won an Upper Midwest Regional Emmy for "A place to lay your head: Karl's story," a documentary that follows a homeless man's experience at the Dorothy Day Center.
St. Thomas' Thanksgiving Dinner Host Program continues to be a fantastic way for international students and faculty to connect with locals.
The University of St. Thomas has a new strategic plan, “St. Thomas 2020: Living Our Mission, Expanding Our Horizon.” The Board of Trustees unanimously has approved the plan.
Robin Willenbring '12 is co-director of Brainwaves, a student-run organization based out of the Rochester Mayo Clinic that helps bring science into the classroom.
Susan and Michael Wuollett, both '11 M.B.A.s, created a blood-clotting powder for animals that is patent-pending.
St. Thomas must move the Winton Guest House from the former Gainey Conference Center property in Owatonna by August 2016, and is exploring options of where to relocate the house or whether to sell it.
Over the years, St. Thomas students have raised more than $500,000 during Up 'til Dawn to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis.
Joey Nesbitt '12 and Jeff Sevaldson '11 started their own company, DrumLite, while they were at St. Thomas. A couple of years and a Super Bowl later, their company is still growing.
Dr. Jane Canney, vice president for student affairs at St. Thomas since 2004, has announced her resignation, effective Dec. 31.
Jane Kramer '14 M.B.A. created Escape 8 to address the top eight ingredients that make up 90 percent of children's allergies.
Preliminary voting for three Tommie Award finalists will take place Dec. 8-10. Undergraduate students, faculty and staff will receive an email containing voting instructions.
Two St. Thomas seniors made an award-winning documentary aimed at turning our internal lens away from someone's disabilities and focusing instead on their abilities.
Researchers predict $868 in household holiday spending, the highest found by University of St. Thomas marketing professors in the 13 years of their spending-intent survey.
The International Education Center announces the winners of its annual International Photo Contest.
The Open Doors 2014 report showed that St. Thomas’ undergraduate study abroad participation is on the rise, ranking eighth this year, and remains among the leading American institutions for undergraduate students who study abroad. International student enrollment at St. Thomas retained its fifth-place rank among Minnesota colleges and universities.
Originally started for the St. Thomas football team by Father William Baer, former rector of St. John Vianney Seminary, Last Chance Mass is a Sunday evening service that welcomes students from across campus.
German assistant professor Susanne Wagner is leading the push to make German at St. Thomas more "aufregend." Oh, right, in English. That's "exciting."
PadillaCRT's CEO, Lynn Casey '86 M.B.A., has put the Twin Cities at the forefront of the national communications industry.