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.
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.
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.
Semhar Araia ’99 began her activism at a young age and now works to advance the role of women in leadership positions.
International enrollment of new graduate, professional and law students increased by nearly 50 percent since 2013.
Brilliant sunshine and a welcoming atmosphere greeted attendees of the 2014 homecoming events.
The 2015 Princeton Review is out, and the School of Law ranks No. 8 in nation for best professors and No. 4 for best quality of life.
Blind since infancy, Mike Hanson ’87, ’05 J.D. was used to overcoming challenges. Then he decided to hike the entire Appalachian Trail.
What is a college campus without school spirit? Here are four ways the St. Thomas community supports its athletic teams: Caruso's Crew, Tailgating, Purple on the Plaza and Fanamaniac.
After six years of slight declines, overall enrollment held steady this year. Five of UST’s seven academic divisions showed graduate-level increases; the freshman class is the third-largest on record and has one of the best academic profiles ever.
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.
Senior Jenna Ness' research looks at climate change attitudes and behavior and asks if they are influenced by psychological distance and goals for taking action.
Bishop Blase Joseph Cupich, a 1971 St. Thomas alumnus, has been named the new archbishop of Chicago by Pope Francis.
Lackey interviewed 16 world-renowned writers, including Joyce Carol Oates and Russell Banks, for his book, Truthful Fictions: Conversations with American Biographical Novelists, published by Bloomsbury earlier this year.
In a commentary published in the Star Tribune, professor Christopher Michaelson says the NFL must holistically examine if on-field practices translate to recklessness elsewhere.
The daily routine of St. Thomas students was documented in the spring of 1924 for a college recruitment film.
Sept. 19 is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Celebrate with this arrrr-ticle on a student study inspired by pirates and what they might reveal of our fear of the dark.
The case centers on a UPS worker who was instructed by her doctor not to lift heavy packages during her pregnancy.
President Julie Sullivan and Trustee Diana Murphy will receive “Celebrating Twin Cities Women Leaders” awards on Sept. 16.
Students in a videography class created public service announcements last spring to help raise awareness of mental health issues. During this week, National Suicide Prevention Week, you can learn more about the issues by watching these PSAs.
The production features the 2013 St. Thomas Christmas concert "All is Well," which was recorded at Orchestra Hall on Dec. 8, 2013.
St. Thomas has maintained its position in the “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, and the School of Engineering’s undergraduate program has jumped nearly 50 places in the magazine’s survey.
Kurhajetz co-founded the Maple Grove Triathlon in 2010 with no race management or race experience. Now in its fifth year, the event is one of the fastest growing triathlons in Minnesota.