St. Thomas Summer


Published poet Tracy Youngblom ’96 shares one of her pieces with the St. Thomas community.

Q&A with Paul Schmitt B.A. ’09, M.S. ’11

Paul Schmitt B.A. ’09, M.S. ’11, an alumnus of the computer science program, is a doctoral student at the University of California-Santa Barbara, where he’s working on improving wireless Internet access in developing parts of the world.
Undergraduate business students befriended these two boys, Junior and Thomas, during a service trip to Haiti.

From Here to Haiti

Students spent a week in Haiti learning about a way of life starkly different from their own.
Joyce Peppin

Getting the House in Order

House Majority Leader Joyce Peppin's UST MBA allows her to see the connection between successfully running a business and effectively running the state.
Ilos Video

Easier Is Better

Nick Stokman '13 created ilos videos, an easier way for new employees to adjust to the workplace.
Katie Kirchgessner

A Patient Leader

Katie Kirchgessner '03 uses her management skills to oversee clinic personnel at Chicago's Rush University Family Physicians.

Design Thinking

Carleen Kerttula, the director of program innovation at the Opus College of Business, discusses moving to a more market-driven and entrepreneurial business model.

Depth of Field: WineHaven

Photographer Mike Ekern explored WineHaven, a Chisago City winery and vineyard run by Kyle Peterson.

Family Vine

Two family-run wineries have found their niche in a busy and rapidly expanding marketplace.

A Tommie’s Neverland

Nick Dahlen '16 finds "faith, and trust, and pixie dust" under the big top at Circus Juventas.
Erik Nielsen

When Tragedy Comes to Campus

Interim vice president for student affairs, Karen Lange, reflects on the sudden death of sophomore Erik Nielsen and the campus-wide response to the tragedy.