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.

The list below is by no means exhaustive.   If you see a story about St. Thomas and would like us to include mention of it, be sure to drop us a note at bulletin@stthomas.edu

The search for Dan Zamlen

Other stories

  • "Dive right in," Star Tribune, April 8, 2009. "’The nostalgia piece is a big part of it. In many cases, we have very powerful associations with a specific restaurant or store,’ said the University of St. Thomas’ John Tauer, a lifelong local and Pavlovian fan of St. Paul’s Ran-Ham bowling alley. ‘Often we’re not even aware of it. It’s like walking into a movie, and all of a sudden you want popcorn. …" http://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/42686917.html
  • Education briefs, Fargo Forum, April 12, 2009. " White-collar crime will be the focus of an inaugural seminar hosted by the Concordia School of Business this week. … Hank Shea, of the University of St. Thomas School of Law and a former federal prosecutor, will appear with Nick and Carolyn Ryberg, a Twin Cities couple who spent time in prison after their involvement in a $1 million false invoicing scheme." http://www.inforum.com/event/article/id/237067/group/home/
  • " In month devoted to poetry, the art form flourishes," Star Tribune, April 12, 2009. "Irish poet Mary O’Malley will be honored this month with the 13th annual Lawrence O’Shaughnessay Award for Poetry from the University of St. Thomas. O’Malley is writer-in-residence at the National University of Ireland in Galway city and has published six collections of poetry. The award carries a $5,000 prize. Past winners include Eavan Boland, Dennis O’Driscoll and Thomas McCarthy. O’Malley will be in conversation with St. Paul writer Margaret Hasse at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Hamline Midway Library, 1558 W. Minnehaha Av., St. Paul. O’Malley will also read her poetry at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the auditorium of the John Roach Center for Liberal Art at the University of St. Thomas." http://www.startribune.com/entertainment/books/42767407.html
  • " Dietrich Reinhart to be honored posthumously with Fr. Walter Reger Award and honorary degrees," St. John’s University, April 13, 2009. This story, from the St. John’s News Service, appeared in the St. Cloud Times. St. Thomas and St. John’s will award the late St. John’s president with posthumous honorary degrees on April 17. http://www.csbsju.edu/news/2009/04/sju/reinhart.htm