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 University of St. Thomas is enhancing its employee wellness program to encourage and promote employee health and well-being.
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.
This week’s notes feature faculty members Massimo Faggioli, Michael Hollerich and J. Thomas Ippoliti; and students Frederik Bjoenness, Ryan Burke, Fartun Dirie, Emily Jorgensen, Jay Kidd , Chia Lee, Chad Miller, Joseph Molin, Joe Mueller, Nicholas Ronnei and Mitchell Schaps.
At about 1:45 p.m. Monday, April 29, Public Safety received information from the St. Paul Police Department that three unknown suspects entered an unlocked apartment, held a resident at gunpoint, and possibly removed personal property items from inside.
At 2:10 p.m. Monday, April 29, a UST student reported she was walking from 11th Street through the plaza area, toward the Terrence Murphy Hall entrance, when an unidentified suspect approached the student from behind, grabbed her cell phone, then forcibly shoved her to the ground.
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.
Start making plans. Study Abroad already had 448 completed applications by the priority deadline on April 11. A list of courses that are full, waitlisted and open will be available in early May.
Speake was recognized for demonstrating excellence in scholarship, accomplishments, leadership and service in the fields of family science and family studies.