The campaign has never focused on how much people give, only that they participate. The total faculty-staff contribution provides significant support for student scholarships, departmental priorities, student emergency funds, student activities and the Annual Fund.
This is the 12th year for the popular noon programs in the “leather room.” Bring your lunch; some refreshments are provided.
Central Receiving will begin receiving deliveries on Monday, March 3, at the Anderson Student Center dock instead of its south campus location at the north end of McCarthy Gym.
He served in the U.S. Army’s Third Ranger Battalion during WW II, was wounded and recovered in Sicily, converted to Catholicism, and was a longtime professor of philosophy at St. Thomas. He retired in 1990.
Beginning March 5, Campus Ministry and the Wellness Center invite students, faculty and staff of all faith traditions to take part in a 40-day Mind, Body and Spirit Challenge to quiet their minds, renew their bodies and foster their spirits.
Body Image Week – #iambeautifulUST – is sponsored by the Wellness Center, Counseling and Psychological Services, and Health Services.
National scholastic honor society Delta Epsilon Sigma recognized Elizabeth Heaney, Emily Kindelspire, Hannah Polsky and David Steinhafel for their outstanding work.
STEPS Camp for Girls will hold a celebration from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 1, in the James. B. Woulfe Alumni Hall on St. Thomas’ St. Paul campus in honor of its achievements.
The speaker is former St. Thomas theology professor William Cavanaugh, now of DePaul University.
Macalester’s Christopher Wells is author of “Car Country: An Environmental History.” The talk is free and open to all.
Current Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea will give the opening remarks.
On Monday, Feb. 17, MAC Safety and Security reported several thefts that recently occurred on its campus.
He will speak at Macalester College in the Leonard Center on Sunday, March 2. A limited number of tickets will be available to UST students beginning at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Tommie Central.
When Cori Wegener worked at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, she was called “the Clark Kent of museum work.” Her talk follows the Feb. 7 release of “The Monuments Men.”
A program of tribute and reflection, followed by a reception, will be held 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, in The Gallery, Anderson Student Center.
Human Resources welcomes faculty and staff to the 2014 Employee Benefits and Services Fair. This year’s theme is “Vitality and Healthy Eating.”
All St. Thomas faculty and staff are eligible to participate. Any physical activity completed during the eight-week competition counts; work out anywhere at any time.