Announced today at a national conference on Vatican II, the new institute will promote theological, interdisciplinary inquiry into economic, political and social issues.
David PenchanskyThe Qur’an challenges its readers: If you are in doubt about what We have sent down to Our servant , then bring a sura like it, and call your witnesses, other than God, if you are truthfu...
The late Seamus Heaney is recognized as Ireland’s pre-eminent modern poet.
Target troubles and a '40-Under-40' honoree in this week’s headlines.
Inspired by Vatican II, the Institute for Catholicism and Citizenship promotes civil discourse, faithful citizenship, and the common good by fostering theological insight and interdisciplinary inquiry into economic, political, and social issues.
n his second column for theology matters, Bernard Brady comments on Pope Francis' promotion of a "culture of encounter," and reflects on how the Theology Department is contributing to the fostering of such a culture at the University of St. Thomas.
“Survival Italian” is designed as a survival language course with an emphasis on developing the necessary language skills to handle the most frequent situations encountered while staying in Italy.
Eric Kjellgren, the director of the American Museum of Asmat Art, and his graduate students, Jenny Smith and Zach Forstrom, share what goes into putting on an exhibit at AMAA@UST.
Four tenured faculty members were promoted, and 16 were granted tenure and promoted simultaneously to associate professor.
Last year, while standing in line for coffee in Anderson Student Center, sophomore Lauren Vallez found herself in the middle of a debate between engineering professor John Abraham and one of his students. This random encounter heavily shaped the course of her studies at St. Thomas.
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.
St. Thomas will sell the Winton Guest House, designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry and moved several years ago to the university’s Daniel C. Gainey Conference Center in Owatonna.
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.
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.
Visit the exhibit created by photographer and peace activist John Noltner.
Kayden Hoang Bui '13 currently is teaching English in Thailand through a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship.
Sandra Pulles '11 has continued to build upon the foundation she started here at St. Thomas: making sure students have the skills to succeed in math and reading.
St. Thomas ranked as one of the nation’s “Most Underrated,” plus an Almanac appearance in this week’s headlines.
Along the way, this young political scientist and church historian has emerged as a trusted resource for reporters the world over.
The conference, held Feb. 26-28, will be on “Prosperity, Poverty and the Purpose of Business: Rediscovering Integral Human Development in the Catholic Social Tradition.”
Michael Naughton, Ph.D., interim director of the Center for Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas, received the Monika K. Hellwig Award for “exceptional work as a scholar and commitment to advance Catholic social thought for the common good.”
The free concert in St. Mary’s Chapel is presented by the Society for the Doctrinal Affectation of Baroque Music.
Target tumbles, #BlackLivesMatter and the Pope talks climate change in recent headlines.
This week's notes feature faculty Mary Ann Brenden, Mark DelCogliano, Massimo Faggioli, Sarah Ferguson, Amy Finnegan, Eric Fort, Mike Klein, Robert Koerpel, Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer, Shirley Polejewski, Jim Rogers, Gerald Schlabach, Sister Katarina Schuth, AnnMarie Thomas, Jessica Toft, Father (professor emeritus) David Whitten Smith, Carey Winkler and Kari Zimmerman; and students Tim Stammeyer and Jade Schleif.