Berg has long been a leading advocate of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the statute involved in the Hobby Lobby case.
Atkinson receives the award today for his work on criminal justice reform issues, particularly removing the legal barriers triggered by contact with the criminal justice system.
When I started law school at the University of St. Thomas in 2001, I was drawn to the law school because I had a background in sociology and wanted to work in either the non-profit field, or in government as a ...
Our experts weigh in on sleep deprivation, stadiums and drug clemency in this week’s headlines.
Already a noted author of legal casebooks and scholarly articles, University of St. Thomas School of Law Professor Greg Sisk made his literary debut in the world of fiction this month with the release of his first novel, "Marital Privilege."
Kellen T. Fish '10The University of St. Thomas School of Law mission indicates “social justice” as a fundamental goal in educating lawyers. Throughout law school we’re told that being a lawyer is a gateway...
The St. Thomas professor founded the nation’s first law school clinic on federal commutations.
Having a clear and concise mission statement is integral to any business organization and is a powerful way to convey the direction of the organization. We are taught that a mission statement should answer ques...
After working as a federal prosecutor, School of Law professor Mark Osler left to pursue work that was consistent with his faith,“transparent in operation, and actively engaged with the needs of the world.”
There’s nothing better to bring you back into self-reflective mode than going back to the University of St. Thomas School of Law and catching up with favorite professors.A few months back, I was at a St. Th...
Our experts weigh in on sainthood, Donald Sterling and a botched execution in this week’s headlines.
School of Law professor Susan Stabile discusses the significance of discovering the value and richness of interfaith dialogue based on her experiences in both the Tibetan Buddhist and Catholic faiths.
Students in the University of St. Thomas School of Law’s new Religious Liberty Appellate Clinic wrapped up the clinic’s first semester this spring by submitting its first briefs to the federal courts of appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits.
Professor Thomas Berg, who holds a professorship named for the congressman, offers a reflection on Jim Oberstar and the values he represented.
Recently she was named one of the most influential young minority law professors in the country.
I never wanted to be a lawyer, I just wanted to help people.Before I went to law school I had spent a career working in faith-based nonprofits, initially working with children suffering from mental illness ...
Our experts weigh in on slow-melting snow, the escalating price of limes and a football walkout in this week’s headlines.
Can Business Foster Social Change, Cure Poverty? Scholars Will Ponder Those Questions at Back-to-Back Programs Here April 24
The afternoon and evening programs are part of the university’s “Higher Calling Series” and will be held on St. Thomas’ Minneapolis campus.
Clinical students Joy Nissen and Michelle King worked on behalf of the University of St. Thomas Appellate Clinic led by Professor Gregory Sisk.
The University of St. Thomas School of Law, as a Catholic law school, is dedicated to integrating faith and reason in the search for truth through a focus on morality and social justice. These are probably not...
This week's notes feature faculty and staff Lisa Montpetit Brabbit, Bernard Brady, Massimo Faggioli, Tanya Gladney, Marites Guino-o, J. Thomas Ippoliti, William Kinney, Mike Klein, Anne Klejment, John Martens, Terence Nichols, William Ojala, Lisa Prevette, James Rogers, Gerald Schlabach, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, Lisa Waldner and Robert Werner; alumna Jynette Larshus; and students from the Chemistry Department.
A new dean has been chosen for the Opus College of Business, and a UST theologian appeared on Almanac in this week’s headlines.
On Thursday, March 20, 2014, I had the honor and pleasure of presenting at a CLE sponsored by the Diocese of Scranton’s St. Thomas More Society of the Legal Profession. The one-hour ethics CLE manifested my abi...
Nekima Levy-Pounds is the founding director of the St. Thomas School of Law’s Community Justice Project.
A student commentary on climate change, why fish isn't considered meat, and an appeal to lower prison phone rates are featured in this week's headlines.