The Physical Plant requests that all garbage from offices, classrooms, conference rooms, lounges, etc. be emptied into the containers in the hallways of the building before employees leave for the holiday break.
Resources are available to St. Thomas students, faculty and staff in need of emotional support after Friday’s tragedy.
The Food For Thought restaurant on the Minneapolis Campus invites St. Thomas faculty, staff and students to its annual Holiday Buffet taking place on Wednesday, Dec. 19. It will run from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $9.95 per person and will be available beginning at 9 a.m. the day of the buffet at the cash register in Food For Thought.
Emergencies can happen – even on a quiet college campus. Are you prepared? Reviewing emergency procedures, discussing your department’s office safety plan, and registering your mobile phone numbers with St. Thomas’ emergency notification system are important in preparing for an emergency on campus.
St. Thomas will send 461 students to 29 countries during J-Term 2013, and 138 students to 16 countries for spring semester.
Undergraduate final grades deadline is Jan. 2.
Employees can complete a new W-4 form at any time. Michigan and North Dakota residents who work in Minnesota must complete a new MWR form by Feb. 28 to continue exemption from Minnesota income tax withholding in 2013.
Early deadlines have been set for the next two paydays. The cut-off dates for a number of payroll action items are listed here.
City crews began plowing “Night Plow Routes,” which typically are the busiest arterial streets, and one side of north-south residential streets with red-and-white signs that say “Night Plow Route This Side of Street.” Parking is banned on these routes until snow is plowed all the way to the curb.
A memorial mass will be held at 7 p.m. Monday in the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas for student Mark Langdon.
Drop off new, packaged toothbrushes, toothpaste and dental floss at the Tommie Central desk on the first floor of the Anderson Student Center from Monday, Dec. 10, through Monday, Dec. 17.
Bui is studying abroad this academic year at National Chengchi University in Taipei, Taiwan.
He was an IRT employee and grandson of Linda Halverson, Administrative Services.
The UST Child Development Center offers this chance to shop from a collection of carefully selected quality children’s books and help the center to build its library.
The Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities bus service ends Friday, Dec. 21, and resumes Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.
The Luann Dummer Center for Women and senior Emilee Sirek are seeking donations of new and used clothing items and toiletries (or Walgreens and Target gift cards) to give to a local home for women seeking housing and safety.
Public Safety would like to update the University of St. Thomas community of an arrest made in the sexual assault incident reported on Nov. 19.
This week’s notes feature faculty David Kelly, Robert Kennedy, Michael Naughton, Nekima Levy-Pounds, Artika Tyner and Scott Wright; and students Beatriz Espinoza, Margaret Higgins, Dominika Malisz and Elysia Newton.
Frum is a Newsweek, Daily Beast and CNN contributor who spoke on “America after the election: Can we get anything done?”
All donated items will benefit the Dorothy Day Center and the Family Service Center of Catholic Charities.