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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  • "The buzz on a buzzword," Star Tribune, April 24, 2008. "’Green is a buzzword,’ said Elise Amel, director of environmental studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. ‘It’s a shorthand way of talking about sustainability.’" http://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/18003109.html
  • "Panel to take a stab at overhauling state’s tax code," Star Tribune, April 24, 2008. "Former Sen. Bill Belanger, R-Bloomington, will also serve on the board, along with representatives from Medtronic, Target and General Mills and several accountants and businesspeople. John Spry, an associate professor of finance at the University of St. Thomas, is the commission’s lone academic. The only nonprofit member is Mark Haveman, executive director of the Minnesota Taxpayers’ Association, a nonpartisan research organization founded in 1926." http://www.startribune.com/politics/state/18046774.html