As UST School of Law expands beyond the J.D., new students are driven by their passion to make the world a better place.
Rico Ferrarese, senior strategic risk manager of The LEGO Group, discusses how conscious choices help manage business uncertainty.
Revamped classrooms are a direct response to the way workplaces, and the world, are changing, becoming collaborative and networked environments that often rely on a team approach to solving problems.
I was able to spend summer 2013 as a medical volunteer in Lima, Peru because of recent bridges formed between the Center for Catholic Studies and the Sodalitium Christianae Vitae, a community of consecrated lay...
1. The creation of the Center for Catholic Studies, with faculty development programs opened to all faculty on campus2. The creation of the Department of Catholic Studies and the decision not only to in...
After 21 years of Catholic Studies, the visionary founder of the Center, Dr. Don Briel, has decided to retire. While the departure of any founder is unsettling, Briel has prepared for this transition so the Cen...
Joseph Grodahl Biever put off the bar exam to be the first intern to work with the Caritas in Veritate Foundation, an organization that provides research support for the Catholic voice in Geneva.
‘A Consummation Devoutly To Be Wished’: Life as an Artist-in-Residence and Research Fellow in Catholic Studies at UST
In fall 2012, I gratefully accepted President Emeritus Father Dennis Dease’s offer to become the University of St. Thomas’ artist-in-residence and research-fellow-in-Catholic Studies. I would keep my status...
David Todd Lawrence, associate professor of English, shares his project documenting the stories of Pinhook, Missouri, residents who lost their homes in May 2011 as a result of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' order to operate a floodway.
Monica Hartmann, professor of economics, and J. Roxanne Prichard, associate professor of psychology, explain their research on college students' sleep habits and their effects on academic performance.
Angela High-Pippert, associate professor of political science, reflects on how the Women’s Studies program has influenced the academic development of students, the professional development of faculty and the leadership development of women at the University of St. Thomas.
Current president and director of client services and brand strategy at an independent, full-service creative agency headquartered in Minneapolis, Kevin DiLorenzo helps clients solve strategic and creative business and marketing challenges in a dynamic, constantly changing communication industry.
As I begin my 25th year at the University of St. Thomas, I find myself looking backward at all that has changed in that time, as well as looking forward to all that will be.
Susan and Michael Wuollett, both '11 M.B.A.s, created a blood-clotting powder for animals that is patent-pending.
Jane Kramer '14 M.B.A. created Escape 8 to address the top eight ingredients that make up 90 percent of children's allergies.
Brazil exemplifies the challenges and opportunities of hosting major sporting events, such as the World Cup and the Olympics.
PadillaCRT's CEO, Lynn Casey '86 M.B.A., has put the Twin Cities at the forefront of the national communications industry.
Dean Stefanie Lenway prepares to open the doors to the 'new' Opus College of Business by building on a strong foundation.
Risks such as water and food crises are among the top 10 risks, according to the World Economic Forum's annual Global Risk Report.
Videographer Chris Hansen ’09 followed principal Frank DeAngelis during his final year at Columbine High School.
Sousada Chidthachack’s ’06 family escaped Communist Laos and a refugee camp in Thailand. Now she’s ready to open doors for young women and minorities in mathematics.
A family’s decision to flee Vietnam leads to a ‘land of opportunity’ for Thanh Pham.
Semhar Araia ’99 began her activism at a young age and now works to advance the role of women in leadership positions.
Trustee Andrew Duff aspired to work for Piper Jaffray & Hopwood as a teenager and that dream never went away. He was hired by Piper after graduating from Tufts. After 34 years, he's still there and has served as its chairman and CEO for more than a decade.
Blind since infancy, Mike Hanson ’87, ’05 J.D. was used to overcoming challenges. Then he decided to hike the entire Appalachian Trail.