“Online Learning at St. Thomas” will be the topic of a brown bag luncheon sponsored by President Julie Sullivan on Monday, Oct. 7, on the Minneapolis campus. The discussion will center on the growth of online courses and how active St. Thomas should be in this area.
The Exempt Staff Council has elected its officers and is asking exempt staff to complete a brief anonymous survey that will help inform where the council will spend its time and efforts for the next two years. A prize drawing is offered for completing the survey by Oct. 15.
Conde-Brooks has been appointed the interim associate dean of students in Student Diversity and Inclusion Services. Please welcome her in this important position at St. Thomas.
Her free recital, sponsored by the St. Thomas Music Department, has been described as a “rare, exotic treat.”
The four professors will discuss their recent visit to Al Mustafa University for a Muslim-Christian dialogue conference.
The name sums it up: it’s at noon, it’s about art and it’s about music. It’s always fun and all are welcome.
He was the was the father of Catherine Crowell, College of Arts and Sciences, and Greg Kromschroeder, Physical Plant..
She was the mother of Barbara Voorhees Blaha, Opus College of Business.
People of all faiths are welcome to attend this service to ask God’s blessings on the new school year at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 26, Schulze Grand Atrium, School of Law.
Students, faculty and who are unable to attend a flu shot clinic may schedule an appointment with Health Services online via myHealthPortal or by calling (651) 962-6750.
All are welcome to an afternoon that starts on St. Thomas’ Minneapolis campus and ends with poetry readings at The Local Irish pub.
Nimal Singh, from Birgunj, Nepal, will be the guest speaker at the semester’s first CultureLink Tea. The tea will be held from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, in Scooter’s, Anderson Student Center.
Undergraduate students may choose from over 130 study abroad programs in more than 40 countries.
In addition to the traditional and special events, America Ferrera, actress and activist, will speak. Students whose families cannot attend are encouraged to register and enjoy the weekend activities.
This week’s notes feature faculty Jean Birbilis, Stephen Brookfield, Marites Guino-o, J. Thomas Ippoliti, Father Jan Michael Joncas, William Ojala, Terrence Pitre, Lisa Prevette, Kris Wammer, John Wendt, Meg Wilkes Karraker and Wendy Wyatt; and students Rachel Beck, Nick Benish, Kristin Braden, Matthew Folstad, Danielle Francen, Mark Frommelt, Danielle Hinkley, Rebecca Kummer, Sarah Larson, Suzanne Mages, Kirsten Mueller, Ryan Smith, Meghan Talbot and Brianne Herlitzke.
Applications are sought from full-time staff members of the university interested in serving on the advisory board
As the game fast approaches, we would like to remind everyone of the power of purple and to wear it with dignity.
The debate question: “Is Legal Abortion Necessary for Sexual Equality in the U.S.A.?”
The fundraiser will be held following the game against Luther College, or you can buy online if you can’t attend the game.