This week's notes feature faculty John Abraham, Stephen Brookfield, Massimo Faggioli, Paul Gavrilyuk, Amy Levad, Manjeet Rege, Gregory Sisk and AnnMarie Thomas; and staff James Rogers.
A ‘Good Question,’ MPR’s ALS series, opinions and expertise are highlighted in this week’s headlines.
In his study last semester, senior psychology major Scott Fusco found that contrary to recent popular belief, doodling impedes memory recall.
He served in the U.S. Army's Third Ranger Battalion during WW II, was wounded and recovered in Sicily, converted to Catholicism, and was a longtime professor of philosophy at St. Thomas. He retired in 1990.
Erica Wilson '11 was entombed for 22 minutes under five feet of snow on a remote mountain in British Columbia. She never should have made it home.
National scholastic honor society Delta Epsilon Sigma recognized Elizabeth Heaney, Emily Kindelspire, Hannah Polsky and David Steinhafel for their outstanding work.
The Love Your Melon bus returned to St. Thomas on Friday, Feb. 7, after a monthlong trip across the United States.
Educator, pastor and faithful friend, Father John Malone “is all things to all people.”
A program of tribute and reflection, followed by a reception, will be held 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, in The Gallery, Anderson Student Center.
Miranda, a senior majoring in Catholic Studies and Political Science, has been involved in many aspects of St. Thomas student life, including Tommie Ambassadors, Undergraduate Student Government, Concert Choir and Summit Singers.
He worked at St. Thomas for 24 years and served as athletic trainer, and men’s track and cross country head coach. Funeral services are pending.
Tommie entrepreneurs are making their mark, and the Seahawks take a Tommie to the Super Bowl.
The Strategic Planning Steering Committee, in consultation with the President’s Senior Staff, would like to announce the seven working goals for the University’s Strategic Planning Process
The granting of promotion recognizes the achievements of faculty in their teaching, professional engagement and service to the university.
Harry Rasmussen, a native of Sleepy Eye, Minn., attended the College of St. Thomas from fall 1938 until spring 1941. He went into the Army, apparently drafted, and was stationed in San Diego, Calif. On Dec. 7, 1941, following the attack on Pearl Harbor, he wrote a letter to his father. That historic letter and his four yearbooks have found their way home to St. Thomas. He served in the Army for four and a half years and then returned to campus.
A working vision statement will serve as a guide during the university's strategic planning process.
This week's notes feature faculty Michael Andregg, Don Briel, Corrine Carvalho, Kathryn Combs, Mark DelCogliano, Massimo Faggioli, Daniel Fairchild, Ken Goodpaster, Jill Hendrickson, Lyman Johnson, Anne Klejment, Daryl Koehn, Robert Koerpel, Dean Maines, John Martens, Michael Naughton, David Penchansky, Gerald Schlabach, Robert Shoemake, John Spry and Meg Wilkes Karraker; staff Dan Gjelten; students Logan McDermott and Jonathan Wadle; and alumna Emilee Sirek '13.
She was the mother of Jennie McQuillan, the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity receptionist.
Strategic planning discussions will be held on Feb. 10 and 20 at St. Thomas, including a brown bag luncheon with President Julie Sullivan on Feb. 10.
A family finds asylum with the help of the Immigration Clinic.
She was the mother of Professor Emerita Trudi Taylor, College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.
He was the father-in-law of Jerry Comeau, textbook manager in the St. Paul campus Bookstore.
She was the mother of Brenda Ambe, Opus College of Business.
Headlines from the first month of 2014.
He dedicated his life to generations of Iron Range families and helped build Owens Science Hall at St. Thomas.