Two geology professors, with their students, are researching areas that could provide insight into our past, present and future, as well as ancient life on Earth's surface, in the depths of the ocean and even outside our planet.
Nov. 10 to 14 is Winter Hazard Awareness Week in Minnesota. The University of St. Thomas offers these guidelines for what to do and who to call in a winter emergency on campus.
The UST Mock Trial team sent two groups to the at the annual University of Minnesota Mock Trial Invitational tournament. One group took second place, and several team members picked up individual awards.
Videographer Chris Hansen ’09 followed principal Frank DeAngelis during his final year at Columbine High School.
Cardinal Turkson Cancels Visit to Nov. 5-7 Faith and Farming Symposium to Work on Vatican’s Response to Ebola Crisis
The cardinal, a native of Ghana, was called on by Pope Francis to work on the crisis. The Nov. 5-7 symposium will continue as planned and a Vatican official will deliver Turkson’s prepared remarks.
This year sophomore Maria McQuillan and junior Nick Sinn have joined forces with Dr. Elizabeth Wehner, assistant professor in St. Thomas' Physics Department, to scrutinize images of far-away galaxies taken on a .9 meter telescope housed at Kitt Peak Observatory in Arizona.
Rabbi Amy Eilberg will present the series based on her new book, From Enemy to Friend.
St. Thomas health and human performance major Emily Hulstein studied her peers and landed a key finding: There's a direct correlation between that half hour at the gym and the grade on your history exam.
He was a St. Thomas graduate, faculty member and longtime administrator.
This week marks the one-year anniversary of Susan Stabile completing the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage through France and Spain. She explains three lessons she learned from her 790-kilometer trek.
Jacqueline Lucca '14 explored why our fascination with Dracula and Frankenstein has been so long-lasting.
The Scroll is expanding its horizons and embarking on a new series, "Humans of St. Thomas." Carol Bruess came up with the idea, a takeoff on the popular Humans of New York blog and book, and introduces readers today to Meredith and Albert, two undergraduate students who have become best friends.
Master of Social Work student researches the healing process – and how spirituality plays into it – after sexual assault.
Senior Cecilia Gentle spent 10 weeks in Perugia, Italy, last summer studying quantum dots, tiny crystals that glow when exposed to light, for use in solar cells.
The speaker, historian Irene Whelan, is associate professor of history and director of Irish studies at Manhattanville College.
Three new members will be added in a morning ceremony Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Golden Valley Golf and Country Club.
That Great Heart, a biography of legendary St. Thomas benefactor I.A. O’Shaughnessy, has been published and will be available at three campus events the week of Nov. 3.
St. Thomas biology students are exploring ways to remove damaging phosphorus from Lake Como, an effort that won them a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency.
He was Mr. Tommy in 1944 and received the alumni association's Humanitarian Award in 1994.
The solar panels installed on the Anderson Student Center will not only reduce energy costs but also serve as a learning tool for several classes.
Sousada Chidthachack’s ’06 family escaped Communist Laos and a refugee camp in Thailand. Now she’s ready to open doors for young women and minorities in mathematics.
A family’s decision to flee Vietnam leads to a ‘land of opportunity’ for Thanh Pham.
Bradley Malkovsky teaches comparative religion at the University of Notre Dame. His talk is sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
Hurley is a co-author of The 9/11 Commission Report.
Semhar Araia ’99 began her activism at a young age and now works to advance the role of women in leadership positions.