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, and if links have expired, you’re welcome to purchase access to the stories or use a search engine such as Lexis Nexis, available on the UST Libraries’ Web site. In some cases, you’ll need to register on the publication’s Web site in order to access full text.

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  • "It’s cool to be queen," St. Paul Pioneer Press, Jan. 19, 2008. Ashley Harville, a graduate student at St. Thomas, is among the 17 candidates for the St. Paul Winter Carnival’s 2008 Queen of the Snows title. http://www.twincities.com/ci_7979160
  • "Small business: Aiming to build long-term value," Star Tribune, Jan. 21, 2008. "The expert says: Avinash Malshe, marketing professor at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business, said Morrissey has developed a niche ‘where he is able to help his clients differentiate their value offering’ from their competition." http://www.startribune.com/business/13906161.html
  • "Investing In Sales Training," Star Tribune, Jan. 22, 2008. "Universities cater more and more to busy executives. Look for short certificate courses taught by instructors with real-world experience. The University of St. Thomas Center for Business Excellence (www.stthomas.edu/cob/centers/cbe) offers courses in leadership, entrepreneurship, real estate marketing, sales and more." http://www.startribune.com/jobs/sales/13903681.html
  • "It’s a buyer’s market for MBA degrees," Star Tribune, Jan. 22, 2008. "Puto said that while it might be possible to get a degree more quickly at the newer schools, they ‘don’t have the depth of faculty’ of St. Thomas or the University of Minnesota." http://www.startribune.com/local/13959111.html
  • Dr. Christopher Puto, dean of St. Thomas’ Opus College of Business, was interviewed on WCCO Radio’s "Mondale and Jones Show" Jan. 24, 2008, about the $50 million gift to the school. http://www.wccoradio.com
  • "There’s more in store for this partnership," Star Tribune, Jan. 28, 2008. "The expert says: Jay Ebben, an assistant professor in the Entrepreneurship Department at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business, said the Davenport Group’s strategy of carrying only Compellent’s data-storage systems offers several advantages." http://www.startribune.com/business/14445251.html