She was the mother of Provost Richard Plumb.
Former NASA project manager John Mankins will describe a proposal for harvesting solar energy in outer space and beaming it to earth.
St. Thomas’ 9,200-volume Celtic Collection started 98 years ago.
The free events are part of the annual Forum on Workplace Inclusion.
She was a benefactor of the Center for Catholic Studies at St. Thomas. Sitzmann Hall is named after her and her husband, Eugene.
Carol Bruess went fishing for her next Humans of St. Thomas feature and found NJ, a “crazy-cool” student and budding songwriter who “spreads kindness and love with intention.” She also provides the first-ever music link in the Scroll featuring the debut of NJ’s catchy, soulful single “Old School.”
She was a UST freshman during the 2014 fall semester.
Four tenured faculty members were promoted, and 16 were granted tenure and promoted simultaneously to associate professor.
She was the wife of Quentin Hietpas '53, emeritus vice president of external affairs; mother of David Hietpas '85, Tom Hietpas '87 and Paul Hietpas '99, physical plant services; grandmother of Matt Endres '08, Sara O'Neill '12 and Paige Hietpas '18; and mother-in-law of Tom Gavin '74, Tom Endre '80, Dan Bettenburg '87 and Tanya Hietpas '93.
The 27th annual event will be at the Minneapolis Convention Center from March 17-19.
Faculty who are taking students off campus for experiential or service-based components are encouraged strongly to register their courses.
KSMQ Public Television in Austin, Minnesota, recently aired the documentary “On Eagle’s Wings – Minnesota’s Sacred Music," featuring St. Thomas artist-in-residence Father Jan Michael Joncas.
The 2015 Faculty and Staff Annual Campaign will kick off in March.
The Career Development Center recently sent out a survey to those graduating during the 2013-14 school year and found that 93.9 percent reported employment, enrollment in a graduate program, volunteer service or enlistment in the military.
The name sums it up: It’s at noon, it’s about art and it’s about music. It’s always fun and all are welcome.
The award is given in recognition for significant career contributions and service to music education in Minnesota.
A special event to celebrate the publication of a book about former St. Thomas Dean Bruce Kramer’s battle with ALS will be held Wednesday, March 25, in O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium at St. Thomas.
The strategic collaboration will leverage EduCo’s international recruitment and student support expertise.
Tuition rates will rise 3.9 percent beginning this summer for undergraduate students – the same increase as this year and tied for the second-lowest rate increase in 21 years – and graduate program tuition will rise an average of 3.4 percent.
Hale taught at the University of St. Thomas as a visiting professor in accounting for two summer session in the master’s program.
He was the husband of Joan (Zilka) Feely '09; brother of sophomore Jane Feely and Joe Feely '14; son of Dan Feely '80 and Maureen Feely '03; and grandson of Tom Feely, a longtime coach at St. Thomas.
Theologians from 20 Universities to Gather Here March 12-14 for Conference on Vatican II’s ‘Gaudium et Spes’
The conference marks the 50th anniversary of one of Vatican II’s most important documents. All four of the conference’s keynote lectures are free and open to the public.
He was the husband of Serene Thornton, professor emerita and adjunct faculty in the School of Social Work; father of William '98, Christopher '01 and Jonathan '08; and father-in-law of Lea '02, '07 M.S.W.
Daniel Meyer, vice president of enrollment management, will present on national trends in higher education enrollment patterns.
The annual fair is an opportunity to learn more about your benefits and related services and information, meet our vendors, talk with Wellness Committee members about our Vitality wellness program, and network with other on-campus groups and committees.