The Human Resources benefits team announces changes to the university’s group long-term care insurance policy and the website for Blue Cross Blue Shield, the claims administrator of the university’s medical plan.
The Tuition Refund Plan helps protect undergraduate students from financial loss in the event of an accident or serious illness resulting in a complete medical withdrawal from all classes after the beginning of the term.
The new St. Thomas E-Learning and Research (STELAR) center, located in the lower level of O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library, will open Nov. 10. An open house will be held for all faculty interested in learning about and testing new technology.
With 17 representatives, St. Thomas will have the largest delegation at the summit, which convenes male college students of African descent from across Minnesota to build community across campuses, identities, experiences and commonly faced issues.
This edition of Professional Notes includes faculty Candace Chou, Justin Donato, Bruce Gleason, J. Thomas Ippoliti, Loren Langan, Shersten Johnson, Teresa Rothausen, Deborah Savage, Sister Katarina Schuth, Christian Washburn and Victoria Young; Father Jan Michael Joncas, Artist in Residence and Research Fellow in Catholic Studies; Professor Emeritus of English Thomas Dillon Redshaw; Professor Emeritus of Geography Robert Werner; staff members Drew Puroway and Ea Porter; students Nicole Daly, Tamara Gray, Alex Haag, Bridget McGivern, Jackie Milbrandt, Clare Monardo, Michael Simeon and Mark Ward; and alumni Zach Henseler and Daphne Welter.