Student organization: Shotokan Karate Club St. Thomas Newsroom March 28, 2006 Student organizations: Shotokan Karate Club Take Karate lessons for free! The University of St. Thomas Shotokan Karate Club is looking for new members. Both experienced karateka and beginners without any experience are welcome. There is no cost to become a member. Classes are held three times a week; however, attendance is not required at every session. For more information, visit the UST Shotokan Karate Club Web site.