Dr. Mark Salisbury has decided to step down as dean of the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling at the end of this academic year. Following a sabbatical, he will return to the faculty as a professor in the Organization Learning and Development Department in CELC. Dr. Joseph Kreitzer, vice provost for faculty, will serve as interim dean of CELC, effective June 1.
Students in Amy Finnegan's justice and peace studies class had discussions with people all over the world – right from their computer screen.
Two Professors Receive John Ireland Presidential Award for Outstanding Achievement as a Teacher-Scholar
Professors Lisa Waldner and Gregory Sisk have been named recipients of the John Ireland Presidential Award for Outstanding Achievement as a Teacher-Scholar for 2014.
A seminar experience in Naples, Italy, allowed Dr. Meg Wilkes Karraker to welcome visiting scholar Rossella Galletti to campus.
Michael P. Moore, director of St. Thomas' William C. Norris Institute, presented his 10 key issues to address when pitching a start-up company to investors, at the Minnesota Inventor's Congress Inspire 2015 Inn...
Shannon Scott ’10 M.A, adjunct professor of English, knows a lot about werewolf literature. She will have an essay appear in She-Wolf: A Cultural History of the Female Werewolf.
University of St. Thomas School of Law Professor Nekima Levy-Pounds was elected president of the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP on May 2, 2015.
Mauricio Carranza ’14 looked at how J.R.R. Tolkien's writing changed his life and literature.
In part 2 of this Q&A looking back on his UST MBA experience, Dave Turnham details the impact his education has had on his career.
For years the Chemistry Department has provided a buffet of opportunities outside the classroom for its students, with more than 50 conducting full-time, paid research each of the past eight summers.
2014 Fowler Business Concept Challenge undergraduate division winner Jeremy Little continues to bring home accolades for his Unique Pontoon.
Respecting Sacred Space
Paola Ehrmantraut strives to teach her students a comprehensive history of Latin America that cultivates respect, tolerance, and critical thinking
Paul Schmitt B.A. ’09, M.S. ’11, an alumnus of the computer science program, is a doctoral student at the University of California-Santa Barbara, where he’s working on improving wireless Internet access in developing parts of the world.
Justice and Peace Studies program enables students to transfer their skills to the real world and live out the St. Thomas mission
Community Engagement is a CAS Priority
A few weeks prior to Lunds & Byerlys announcement of their re-branding, Phil Lombardo, the company’s CMO, and many from his merchandising team met with students from Steve Vuolo’s undergraduate marketing 300 course.
Professor Mark McInroy's scholarship on God and beauty earns him a prestigious Theology Award
Michael Hannigan was the keynote speaker at the 22nd Annual Stakeholder Dialogue on April 23, 2015, at the University of St. Thomas.
Margret Aldrich, '03 M.A. in English, wrote a book about the Little Free Library movement, published by Coffee House Press this month.
An amicus curiae brief co-authored by Professor Thomas Berg recently was filed in the U.S. Supreme Court case Obergfell v. Hodges, supporting the petitioners’ claim of a constitutional right to same-sex marriage while also arguing for protection of the religious liberty rights of objectors.
Dr. Kris Bunton, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at St. Thomas since June, 2011, has been named dean of the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at Texas Christian University.
St. Thomas' master's in public safety and law enforcement leadership celebrated 35 years this spring.
This week's notes feature faculty John Buri, Vanessa Cornett-Murtada, Massimo Faggioli, Hans Gustafson, Mike Klein, John Martens, Thomas Redshaw, Deborah Savage, Father Scott Carl, John Wendt and Victoria Young; staff Josh Hengemuhle, Lindsey Loree and Talia Nadir; and students from St. Thomas' Geography, Psychology, and Justice and Peace Studies departments.
Nick Benish, Chad Hewitt, Francesca Ippoliti and Joe Jaye presented posters describing their research April 25.