The announcement includes interdepartmental moves of important programs and services such as: the Tutor Mentor, Literacy Connections and Early College Awareness programs, the Community Engagement Network, and UST’s Institutional Review Board.
Projects are scheduled late May through the end of August.
A printed supplement of the 2013 digital online Aquinas yearbook will be available for purchase for $25 this summer.
Undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies will be held Saturday, May 25.
The award is co-sponsored by the St. Thomas-based Center for Ethical Business Cultures.
At noon listen to a rebroadcast of NPR’s Alix Spiegel, and at 7 p.m. attend a live lecture by Slate editor David Plotz.
The Higher Learning Commission self-study team has posted the second draft of the self-study for review and community comment.
Winners will be announced at a program Wednesday.
The monthly open houses offer an opportunity to visit this acclaimed home, which was moved from Lake Minnetonka to the grounds of the university’s Gainey Conference Center.
The speaker is Dr. Soraya Castro, who is on her third visit to St. Thomas. Her talk is free and open to the public.
Since the UST bookstores can purchase only limited quantities of some titles and the quotas are filled daily, the bookstores encourage students to sell their books daily after finishing their classes.
Kay was honored for his outstanding commitment to supporting undergraduate research and faculty-student collaboration.
These 60 permits are available for Minneapolis-campus students enrolled in the School of Law or the Full-time Day MBA program who are taking summer courses, studying on campus for the summer, or working full time on campus for the summer.
Plotz has been a writer for online Slate magazine since its founding in 1996 and its editor since 2008. His talk is free, but reservations are required.
At 3:02 p.m. Sunday, May 5, a UST student reported to Public Safety a sexual assault at an off-campus residence on Saturday, May 4.
St. Thomas faculty, staff and students have through Friday, May 17, to complete a short survey that will assist Dr. Julie Sullivan, president-elect, with strategic planning efforts.
He recommends that other UST students study abroad as he did and experience different traditions and cultures.
The decision to limit UST’s Health Services to its St. Paul campus location was made due to decreasing demand in Minneapolis. Counseling and Psychological Services will move to Suite 100, Room S, Terrence Murphy Hall, Minneapolis.
Derreck Kayongo couldn’t believe all the soap we throw away, so he founded the Atlanta-based Global Soap Project that helps keep impoverished kids clean around the world.
The event hosted by the Globally Minded Student Association was attended by 400 people and included a special recognition of Dr. Paul Schons, the long-time St. Thomas faculty member and founder of the study abroad program, who died in October.
A student-planned celebration will be held on the lower quad. Grab a T-shirt and plan to line up at 11:45 a.m.