Archbishop Ireland Memorial Library celebrates National Theological Libraries Month with an expanded theology book sale and a crossword puzzle contest. The grand prize is a 32-gigabyte USB drive.
Open Access Week is an effort to promote open access publishing as a new norm in scholarship and research. OA publishing allows unrestricted (free of cost, password and subscription) access to scholarly, peer-reviewed research on the Web.
The London Business Semester, specifically designed for business majors, is in its 18th year. Launch sessions will be held Wednesday and Thursday in McNeely Hall.
Elizabeth Fischer, project engineer for Opus Construction, explains the cause of “bolt bang,” a common phenomenon in steel buildings with single-plate, bolted connections.
Flu season has begun. The Minnesota Department of Health recommends influenza vaccination for everyone ages six months or older.
Ferreras Camilo is the presenter for this month’s CultureLink Tea, which will be held at 2 p.m today, Thursday, Oct. 18, in Scooter’s in the Anderson Student Center. The talk is free and open to the St. Thomas community. Tea and Dominican snacks will be provided.
Tickets are free to all ACTC students, faculty and staff with ACTC ID for this comical parody of gothic novels. Performances will run Wednesday, Oct. 31, through Sunday, Nov. 4.
Please join in celebrating the conclusion of Opening Doors from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the field house. Lunch will be provided.
Credit union staff will host a celebration Wednesday, Oct. 17, on the Minneapolis campus and Thursday, Oct. 18, on the St. Paul campus.
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with a traditional dance performance. Food and prizes will be provided.
The forum will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Room 378B, Woulfe Hall in the Anderson Student Center in St.Paul, and in Room 252, Terrence Murphy Hall, in Minneapolis. Time will be allotted for a Q-and-A session with each speaker.
Two law professors, one Muslim and one Catholic, will examine why anti-Sharia legislation threatens the religious liberty of all.
West will give a mulitmedia performance, “Fill These Hearts: God, Sex and the Universal Longing,” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, in the O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium.
Faculty and staff who are covered under the University of St. Thomas Blue Cross/Blue Shield health insurance plans now are able to receive a flu shot at Health Services at no out-of-pocket expense.
New procedures will make the Tommie Award nomination process more user friendly. The deadline for nominations is 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24.
UST students, faculty and staff are invited to submit proposals for support of student-focused initiatives.
With the help of two State Department Critical Language Scholarships, senior Antanina Ricceri studied Arabic in Oman, Jordan and Morocco.
Students, faculty and staff are asked to submit information on internationally themed events planned Nov. 12-16 to be published in the agenda for International Education Week.
The reports include census data, degrees conferred, retention and graduation rates, and student profiles.
Expect a few “Hail Marys,” passes and prayers, at this annual grudge match Saturday night under the lights.
Father Dease also was inducted as an honorary member of the Quarter Century Club to celebrate his final year as president.
The English Department is pleased to announce “Work” as this year’s Common Context for its 100-level writing courses.