Aaron Pearson

The Social CEO

Q&A with Aaron Pearson, executive vice president at Creation North America
Deflated Basketball

The Failure of Youth Sports

Dr. John Tauer, men's basketball coach and a psychology professor at St. Thomas, discusses his new book on youth sports and parenting.
Stairway to Heaven

Hidden Spaces

Photography director Mike Ekern crouched, climbed and crept around the St. Paul campus to capture some hidden treasures.
School of Engineering student Brynn Kasper hands a piece of candy to Metro Deaf School student Jonathan Bachanan during an after school class taught by St. Thomas School of Engineering students February 12, 2015 at the Metro Deaf School in St. Paul. Taken for the School of Engineering newsletter.

A Hands-On Approach

Senior Brynn Kasper creates engineering curriculum using sign language for the Metro Deaf School.
Geoff Saign

Writer by Nature

Author and activist Geoffrey Saign brings the outdoors into children’s imaginations.

Inside Politics

The Health Care MBA offers an insider’s look at policy in the making
Anna Nolan

‘A Great Ambassador’

Anna Kate Nolan – the only college student invited on Minnesota’s first trade mission to Mexico since 2000 – focused her work on educational cooperation.
University of St. Thomas Trustee Brian Wenger, executive vice president and chief legal officer of Optum, talks during a trustee profile interview on August 3, 2015, in his office in Eden Prairie.

A Man of His Word

Trustee Brian Wenger combines his background in both law and business to create success.
Jessica Slattery

‘Be an Advocate’

Jessica Slattery ’06, foreign affairs officer in the U.S. State Department, gave the UST School of Law commencement speech on May 15. Read an excerpt from her remarks.
Mary Burns (center)

My Semester in Geneva

Master of Arts in Catholic Studies student, Mary Burns, reflects on her semester working in Geneva, Switzerland, at the Caritas in Veritate Foundation, a branch of the Holy See’s Mission at the United Nations.
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The Entrepreneurial Vision of the Economy of Communion

The seventh annual dinner in the Higher Calling series introduced a St. Thomas audience of more than 100 to meet entrepreneurs from the Economy of Communion, a worldwide association of companies committed to solidarity with the poor.