Risks such as water and food crises are among the top 10 risks, according to the World Economic Forum's annual Global Risk Report.
Victoria Young, art history chair, will be signing copies of Saint John’s Abbey Church: Marcel Breuer and the Creation of a Modern Sacred Space from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, at the Tommie Shop in the Anderson Student Center.
The Minnesota Saints electric wheelchair hockey team captured its third consecutive title at the North American PowerHockey Cup in July. Two Saints players and its head coach are St. Thomas alumni.
The Excel! Research Scholars Program gave junior Kelsey Benton the opportunity to conduct research on depression and stress over the summer.
She was the grandmother of Karen Cerney Harthorn, associate vice president of procurement; Colleen Hannon Moore ’94; Tim Hannon ’95; Sheila Hannon McGill, women’s soccer coach; Laura Cerney Welter ’97; Meghan Hannon Kelly ’04; Arianna Vazquez, a UST junior; Tristan Vazquez, a UST freshman; and past-PSEO student Sarina Hannon.
For an electronic artist such as J. Anthony Allen, Music Department adjunct professor, seemingly meaningless somnambulatory inventions provide fertile ground for producing music.
A shifted papal policy, Peterson’s potential plea deal, and plagiarism in this week’s headlines.
The UST Mock Trial team sent two groups to the at the annual University of Minnesota Mock Trial Invitational tournament. One group took second place, and several team members picked up individual awards.
Videographer Chris Hansen ’09 followed principal Frank DeAngelis during his final year at Columbine High School.
This year sophomore Maria McQuillan and junior Nick Sinn have joined forces with Dr. Elizabeth Wehner, assistant professor in St. Thomas' Physics Department, to scrutinize images of far-away galaxies taken on a .9 meter telescope housed at Kitt Peak Observatory in Arizona.
He was a St. Thomas graduate, faculty member and longtime administrator.
Senior Cecilia Gentle spent 10 weeks in Perugia, Italy, last summer studying quantum dots, tiny crystals that glow when exposed to light, for use in solar cells.
He was a past chair and former dean of the Department of Education at St. Thomas from 1982-1990.
He taught St. Thomas graduate-level courses in software from 1998 through 2012.
He was Mr. Tommy in 1944 and received the alumni association's Humanitarian Award in 1994.
This week's notes feature faculty Sarah Christopher Faggioli, J. Thomas Ippoliti, David Kelley, Catherine Hansen, Peter Young and John Wendt; and students Becca Kummer, Olga Zamulko, Danielle Hinckley, Abigail Heuer, Jacob Goodwin, Mitch Schaps, Rani Mohanty and Nate Bettin.
Sousada Chidthachack’s ’06 family escaped Communist Laos and a refugee camp in Thailand. Now she’s ready to open doors for young women and minorities in mathematics.
She was the mother of Dr. Sarah Noonan, associate professor in the College of Education, Leadership and Counseling, Department of Leadership, Policy and Administration.
A family’s decision to flee Vietnam leads to a ‘land of opportunity’ for Thanh Pham.
He was the father-in-law of Wendy Schroeder, Child Development Center teacher.
She was the mother of grounds service worker Dave Schlosser.
Semhar Araia ’99 began her activism at a young age and now works to advance the role of women in leadership positions.
Brilliant sunshine and a welcoming atmosphere greeted attendees of the 2014 homecoming events.
Trustee Andrew Duff aspired to work for Piper Jaffray & Hopwood as a teenager and that dream never went away. He was hired by Piper after graduating from Tufts. After 34 years, he's still there and has served as its chairman and CEO for more than a decade.
Blind since infancy, Mike Hanson ’87, ’05 J.D. was used to overcoming challenges. Then he decided to hike the entire Appalachian Trail.