UST in the news

Here’s a roundup of recent St. Thomas mentions of interest in various media.

Read the stories by clicking on the links. Links do expire and change as papers move stories to “archive” status, so be sure to read stories soon if you’re interested. In some cases, you’ll need to register on the publication’s Web site in order to access the stories.

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  • “Student’s project turned into a million-dollar baby,” Star Tribune, March 8, 2006. Here’s an update on Joe Keeley ’03, UST entrepreneurship alum who’s growing the business he started in college, College Nannies and Tutors Inc. http://www.startribune.com/539/story/291896.html
  • “Education briefs,” St. Paul Pioneer Press, March 8, 2006. “High school students interested in journalism can apply for the Urban Journalism Workshop, a free summer training program at the University of St. Thomas. The two-week residential program runs June 18-30. Those chosen to participate receive a stipend and free room and board at the university. Application deadline is April 7. For more information, contact executive director Lynda McDonnell at 651-962-5282 or lmmcdonnell@stthomas.edu. Applications are also available online at www.stthomas.edu/jour/ujw.” http://www.twincities.com/mld/twincities/living/education/14034175.htm
  • “Lou Gelfand: For some executives, a lie is just another step on career path,” Star Tribune, March 12, 2006. “I asked two academic ethicists to comment. Kenneth Goodpaster, Koch professor of ethics at the University of St. Thomas, agreed that credibility is the bedrock of any relationship.” http://www.startribune.com/113/story/294577.html
  •  “Nobel laureate: Start small to make a change,” Star Tribune, March 13, 2006. Wangari Maathai, the first woman from Africa to win the Nobel Peace Prize, spoke at St. Thomas last Sunday. http://www.startribune.com/722/story/302837.html