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Student Tenant Education Program (STEP)

Is your student living off campus next year? Encourage them to attend STEP! Students will have the opportunity to learn more about renting in St. Paul, tenant rights and responsibilities, and parking in the neighborhood.

St. Thomas Athletics

Follow our student athletes as they compete for national championships

Prepare Your Child to Compete in a Global Economy

 Participating in the Rome CORE Semester will help your child acquire intercultural experience and other skills that are valued by employers – while staying on track for graduation! In addition to regular financial aid, all program participants will receive a Bernardi Rome award up to $2,000. Extended application deadline: April 19.

The University of St. Thomas Joins Culture of Respect

 The University of St. Thomas is proud to partner with Culture of Respect, a collective that will help us strengthen our response to, and prevention of, sexual violence, including dating violence, stalking and sexual assault.

Spring Legacy Brunch

The 8th annual Spring Legacy Brunch with Women Connect will be held on Saturday, April 22 on the St. Paul campus.

Career Corner

Events and occurrences in the Career Development Center for March, 2017

Pathways in Science and Health-Related Careers

All students are invited to learn about career possibilities in the science and health industries at a panel and small group discussion session.

The Tommies 2017

The Tommies will take place on May 2, 2017 from 12pm - 1pm at the James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall in the Anderson Student Center.

Global Engagement Week – Engaging the world for the common good.

Global Engagement Week (March 27 – April 1) supports the strategic themes of Globalization and One University. The events aim to recognize the many global engagement efforts already taking place at the university in teaching, learning, research and service.

Is there a "Fredo" in your Family Business?

Figuring out how to maintain strong family relationships and a strong business can be a tremendous challenge for business families. While some family members work tirelessly to help their business succeed, others may be there simply because of their ‘last name’ and serve as impediments to their business. Taking inspiration from The Godfather, Dr. Kim Eddleston of Northeastern University, bring’s her interactive presentation on the “Fredo Effect” which is based on the flawed middle brother from the movies who became an impediment to the Corleone family business.

Parent Network Update

Parents, guardians and family members of current students, it is that time of the year when we remind you of the volunteer opportunities available during our summer Orientation & Registration program.

Looking Ahead to Summer

As we head into Spring we also begin preparing for Summer Housing and Summer Employment opportunities. Students interested in living on campus in the summer will have an opportunity to apply for summer housing this month. Applications for Summer Employment will also be made available this month and hiring will take place in May.

National Nutrition Month

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? While the Wellness Center makes sure to get students involved in healthy eating practices year-round, the programs have been kicked up a notch for March!

International Dinner

28th Annual International Dinner
Description:  GMSA to host  the annual International Dinner on April 1st.

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