A Tommie Tradition: Join the UST Green Team and the Recycling Team and students, faculty, staff and neighbors in this annual event that concludes the 2014 Earth Week Celebration. The cleanup counts toward student club volunteer hours.
St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan will speak April 30 at a St. Paul Chamber of Commerce luncheon about the challenges facing higher education and how St. Thomas is preparing students to make a positive impact on society.
Kindelspire is a Justice and Peace Studies and Family Studies double major and Women’s Studies minor. She has served as a student director for VISION, participating in five trips, as well as a FEMCOM facilitator and Green Dot trainee.
This week's notes feature faculty and staff Lisa Montpetit Brabbit, Bernard Brady, Massimo Faggioli, Tanya Gladney, Marites Guino-o, J. Thomas Ippoliti, William Kinney, Mike Klein, Anne Klejment, John Martens, Terence Nichols, William Ojala, Lisa Prevette, James Rogers, Gerald Schlabach, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, Lisa Waldner and Robert Werner; alumna Jynette Larshus; and students from the Chemistry Department.
The three annual awards recognize a student, a faculty member and a community partner for several criteria, including dedication to social responsibility and the common good. Nominations are due by Tuesday, April 15.