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Michael Jordan

Please Remember in Your Prayers Dr. Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan, 63, was a professor of English at St. Thomas who served as associate vice provost for undergraduate studies from 2005 to late 2015. He will be remembered for his steadfast belief in the lasting power of a liberal arts education and his passion for providing every St. Thomas student with an intellectually rigorous, soul-shaping core curriculum.
Oyuna Uranchimeg

Humans of St. Thomas: Batoyun Uranchimeg

During weeks when our world has been inundated with too much darkness, loss and anguish, it seems timely to shine a light on one beacon of what is right and good in the world. Carol Bruess introduces us to COJO staff member Batoyun "Oyuna" Uranchimeg.
FY16 Campus Scenes

Photo Services Best of 2015

Sunset through a Minneapolis skyway. A solemn procession of the faithful. A lizard. St. Thomas photographers picked these moments and others as their favorites from the more than 5,000 photographs collected in 2015.
History Professor Patti Kameya talks with students during an East Asian Civilizations class in a classroom in the Murray-Herrick Campus Center (MHC) in St. Paul. Undergraduate students are required to take at least one history class before they graduate.

A ‘Major’ Decision at St. Thomas

Every year, hundreds of students at St. Thomas decide what they want to major in. Coming to that conclusion can be an interesting mix of courtship, likability and the pursuit of the right fit.
Mollie Laidly

Studying Street Photography

During her freshman year, English major Mollie Laidly studied and presented on street photographer Vivian Maier.
Students take notes during a class. (Photo by Mark Brown)

How Did That Become a Class?

Outside-of-the-box classes allow professors to share research interests while students develop critical-thinking skills and foster connections in the community.
VO2 Max

How It Works: VO2 Max Test

A VO2 max test provides athletes – whether professional or recreational – accurate, personalized data they can use to tailor their training and reach their goals. Dr. Paul Mellick of St. Thomas' Health and Human Performance Department, and one intrepid Newsroom writer will show you what this grueling test is like.
Stan Lee

Depth of Field Icons: Stan Lee

Stan Lee, of Marvel Comics and co-creator of many comic legends, such as Spider-Man, the Hulk and Iron Man, visited St. Thomas in 1978.