Traditions

As one of the top Midwest universities, St. Thomas is very rich in tradition. Wouldn't you be, if you were more than 125 years old?

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St. Thomas Newsroom   author
St. Thomas Homecoming brings out high levels of Tommie pride every year, and 2017 doesn't look to be an exception.
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Amy Carlson Gustafson   author
Got a great idea for a new business or social venture? Then you’ll want to check out the Fowler Business Concept Challenge.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
While winter and January may feel far off still, now is a good time to consider a decades-old St. Thomas tradition: January Term.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
The 87th edition of Tommie-Johnnie was unforgettable, as record-breaking numbers of fans saw an incredible game at Target Field.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
The Holy Grail trophy of Tommie-Johnnie is one of many coveted rivalry trophies for Minnesota-based football.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
Get ready for the 87th Tommie-Johnnie football clash with these stories on mascots, rivalry trophies and the great I.A. O'Shaughnessy.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
The history of St. Thomas' and St. John's mascots are as odd as they are long.
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Doug Hennes '77   author
I.A. O'Shaughnessy stands as one of the great characters in the connected lore of St. Thomas and St. John's.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
Purple University of St. Thomas bags have long been a Minnesota State Fair staple, and this year they're getting a new twist.
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Jamie Bernard '17   author
For decades, the St. Thomas community had a unique way of celebrating winter.
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