The University of St. Thomas

School of Divinity E-Newsletter 
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Fall 2009:  Vol. 1, Issue 1

Welcome to the first issue of E-News, The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity’s new e-newsletter.  Each semester, you’ll have the opportunity to get up-to-date on what’s happening at SPSSOD, learn a bit more about a professor and student, and get a preview of the next semester’s courses and happenings.  Thanks for reading and send comments and questions to us at


Get to Know a Professor: Fr. J. Michael Byron

Fr. J. Michael Byron has been on the faculty of The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity since 1995. He is also pastor of St. Cecilia Catholic Church in St. Paul.

Librarians Offer Tips For Accessing the Great Resources of Ireland Library

Jan Malcheski, the reference librarian at Archbishop Ireland Memorial Library, offered some tips for students who frequent the library.

MeetMeet Graduate Students Stephani Atkins and Dominic Bruno

Stephani grew up in Woodbury, Minnesota, and she and her husband Wayne have four children: Allie, age 15; Hannah, age 14; Jack, 12; and Emma 9. Dominic is from Cottonwood, Idaho and is also a residence hall chaplain on St. Thomas' campus.

Events of Interest

Take a peek at what is planned for the fall semester at the School of Divinity.