President Julie Sullivan is saying “Merry Christmas” early this year. Read here about her decision on how many extra days off employees will receive over the holidays.
He was son of Patricia Jensen, College of Education, Leadership and Counseling.
Senior Jenna Ness' research looks at climate change attitudes and behavior and asks if they are influenced by psychological distance and goals for taking action.
She was former assistant director of the accounting M.B.A. program and sister of Sue Wagner, a long-time former Opus College of Business employee.
She was the sister of first-year law student Alex Goering.
Accounting professor Lawrence Chui loved science as a child and swore he would never want to become an accountant or teacher.
A Tommie archbishop, the Vikings franchise and an absent police chief in this week’s headlines.
Bishop Blase Joseph Cupich, a 1971 St. Thomas alumnus, has been named the new archbishop of Chicago by Pope Francis.
Miller was the mother of Dr. Leslie Adrienne Miller, English Department, College of Arts and Sciences.
Lackey interviewed 16 world-renowned writers, including Joyce Carol Oates and Russell Banks, for his book, Truthful Fictions: Conversations with American Biographical Novelists, published by Bloomsbury earlier this year.
While walking with a friend on the river bluff on Saturday, Sept. 6, he fell a distance and suffered significant injuries.
She was the mother of Marlin Meendering, director of Executive Education and Professional Development.
Sept. 19 is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Celebrate with this arrrr-ticle on a student study inspired by pirates and what they might reveal of our fear of the dark.
She was the wife of Joesph Flood, former longtime instructor and coach at St. Thomas, who died Aug. 9, and the mother of Physical Plant staff member Monica Dobihal.
This week's notes feature faculty Bernard Brady, Tony Borgerding, Eric Fort, Marites Guino-o, Shersten Johnson, Gary Mabbott, Mark Neuzil, Bill Ojala, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, AnnMarie Thomas, Lisa Waldner and Meg Wilkes Karraker; staff Tim Dohmen, Becky Durham, Sarah Huesing and Jennifer Rogers; students Maya Audi, Nicholas Brinza, Jaya Dhami, Sam Dennert, Benjamin Gelinas, Joe Jaye, Kara Kassekert, Lucas Keehr, Daniel Kremer, Maggie Malone-Povolny, Grant McCormick, Meghan Talbot, Brianna Vickerman and Alison Yang; and alumni Jaclyn Fermanich, Kendra Lystad, Emilee Sirek, Jonathan Smiej and Victoria Speake.
President Julie Sullivan and Trustee Diana Murphy will receive “Celebrating Twin Cities Women Leaders” awards on Sept. 16.
Nap rooms in Time magazine, Dairy Queen’s data breach and a destination for international students in this week’s headlines.
He was seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident over the weekend.
Kurhajetz co-founded the Maple Grove Triathlon in 2010 with no race management or race experience. Now in its fifth year, the event is one of the fastest growing triathlons in Minnesota.
The granting of promotion recognizes the achievements of faculty in their teaching, professional engagement and service to the university.
President Julie Sullivan will hold her first brown bag luncheon of the 2014-15 academic year on Sept. 15, and will provide an update on strategic planning.
Susan Alexander believes the theme of this year’s academic convocation was power, and that’s a good thing, she writes in The Scroll. Not the kind of power that corrupts, as Lord Acton once observed, but the power of imagination, as envisioned by St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan during her convocation remarks.
221 people formed the letters "UST" on John P. Monahan Plaza as they doused themselves with ice water in honor of former dean of the College of Education, Leadership & Counseling Bruce Kramer, who is living with ALS.
President Julie Sullivan urged St. Thomas faculty and staff on Tuesday to join her on an “imaginary exercise” during her second academic convocation address and boldly envision what the university will look like five to 10 years from now.
As another academic year begins, the Newsroom brings you some of the stories you may have missed during the summer.