Our experts weigh in on sainthood, Donald Sterling and a botched execution in this week’s headlines.
New ways of collecting and interpreting data are changing business practices, providing insights into consumers and allowing data scientists to answer questions they never knew to ask.
This week's notes feature faculty Anne Klejment, Dalma Martinovic-Weigelt, Lisa Prevette, Manjeet Rege, Christian Washburn, John Wendt and Reid Zimmerman; staff Carol Peterfeso and James Rogers; and students Katie Boyd, Emily Cabel, Jackie Heitzman, Caitlin Kielblock, Lauren McGovern, Kirsten Muller, Megan Tappe and undergraduate students from the Geography Department.
Researchers at the university’s Shenehon Center for Real Estate are looking for signs of a robust recovery in the Twin Cities housing market this spring, but the signs are not quite there.
Imagine if you didn’t need to halt production when a machine part breaks. Instead of waiting for a new component to be delivered, you 3-D print it in a matter of hours.
Return on wealth. Valuation. Market share. These are just three benchmarks on which corporate leaders are graded. They’re also used to grade students in the Full-time UST MBA program.
Gerald Rauenhorst, one of the most influential trustees and generous benefactors in the history of the University of St. Thomas, has passed away.
Treasured memories of times spent on Gull Lake near Brainerd, Minn., in his youth were among the factors leading David Burke ’13 to create a clothing brand built around the Midwestern dedication to an outdoor lifestyle.
Our experts weigh in on slow-melting snow, the escalating price of limes and a football walkout in this week’s headlines.
The editor of Fast Company explores the links among creativity, innovation, passion and purpose.
Risk management has evolved in an extraordinary fashion over the past 20 years.
Sara Darling ’02 M.B.A. always aspired to have her own company – it was just a matter of finding the right fit.
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.
Two Professors Receive John Ireland Presidential Award for Outstanding Achievement as a Teacher-Scholar
Dr. Meg Wilkes Karraker and Dr. Sameer Kumar have been named recipients of this annual award for 2013. Award winners are tenured members of the St. Thomas faculty who have demonstrated a sustained commitment to not only their respective disciplines but also to the university.
Christopher Puto, Ph.D., who soon will conclude his 12-year span as dean of the Opus College of Business, discusses the change in leadership.
A new dean has been chosen for the Opus College of Business, and a UST theologian appeared on Almanac in this week’s headlines.
How faith-based institutions merge values and business leadership
Lenway will return to the Twin Cities where she previously served 21 years at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.
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.
The 6th annual CEBC Ethics Case Competition served as a qualifier for the 2014 International Business Ethics Case Competition (IBECC).
Researchers at the Shenehon Center for Real Estate think not, but they are keeping an eye on the historically low inventory of homes for sale and what that could mean for asking prices.
Edina Home, Built as Fundraiser for St. Thomas Real Estate Scholarships and Programs, Is on the Parade of Homes Tour
A host of donors and sponsors have been busy the past eight months to complete the home overlooking Arrowhead Lake.
The purpose of the Opus College of Business Award for Outstanding Service is to annually recognize and honor an OCB faculty person for his or her exceptional record of service achievements and contributions to the Opus College of Business. All full-time faculty members who have been members of OCB for at least three years are eligible for this award.
The University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business jumped 10 spots to its highest place ever in U.S. News & World Report’s rankings of 2015 best graduate schools of business, published March 11. Among the 453 AACSB-accredited full-time MBA programs included, St. Thomas placed exactly 100th. The school’s Evening MBA program ranked 110th.
Cold weather affecting the economy, the pope’s first year, and no mirrors for Lent in this week’s headlines.