Entrepreneurship Andrew Kincheloe '12 turned his favorite childhood food into Buddy's Small Batch Nut Butter, a thriving brand that's now sold in 300 stores across five Midwestern states.
Dan Buettner '83, The New York Times-bestselling author of Blue Zones, gave a short but memorable talk on longevity last week. He's been studying the world's healthiest communities for more than a decade.
Wendy Wyatt, chair of the Department of Communication and Journalism, helped develop a tool for online journalists to create a code of ethics.
So how does St. Thomas keep the 560,000 gallons of water that fill the 5-year-old AARC pool looking as clear as glass? David Clysdale, chief engineer in St. Thomas' Facilities Management Department, has the answers.
The university’s annual enrollment report reveals several positive trends: more students of color, one of the best freshman-to-sophomore persistence rates ever, and growth in engineering programs.
Here's a look back at St. Thomas' three biggest club sports.
Pope Francis emphasized the critical role of Catholic education during his visit to the United States.
According to research by the Shenehon Center for Real Estate, the 13-county Twin Cities region compares favorably to other metro areas thanks to wages and strong housing-market fundamentals.
Jessie McShane discusses her travel adventures, her knitting business and the importance of empowering women.
Abbie Hoffman, the most celebrated social and political activist and anti-war dissident of his time, spoke at St. Thomas 27 years ago this month on Sept. 20, 1988.
Banned Books Week runs from Sept. 27-Oct. 3.
In the pope's address to Congress, he spoke about the shared values between American and Catholic values.
Dr. Erika Scheurer, associate professor of English and director of Writing Across the Curriculum, shares her personal experiences with Project for Mindfulness and Contemplation, including meditating with students in classes. For those interested in learning more, there will be a meditation "sit-in" at noon Tuesday, Sept. 29, on the lower quad.
After six years of training faculty and courses taught under its pedagogy, Writing Across the Curriculum will become part of St. Thomas' core curriculum requirements in fall 2015.
Maintaining the collection in the St. Thomas libraries could be aptly described as a balancing act.
A composition by Father Jan Michael Joncas, St. Thomas artist-in-residence and research fellow in Catholic Studies, will be played in Philadelphia with the papal Mass from Pope Francis.
On Monday, Sept. 21, faculty, staff and students will be invited to participate in an online survey that will be used to gather university-wide input regarding issues relevant to a campus master planning process.
Ronaldo "Rony" Lec Ajcot '94 is the founder of the Institute for Mesoamerican Permaculture, a not-for-profit organization that is reviving ancient Mayan farming practices to improve food security and self-sufficiency in his native Mesoamerica.
Carol Bruess is back with this year's first installment of the popular Humans of St. Thomas series. She chats with graduate student Mashael Aljahdali who loves her family and dreams of working at a university – and who is almost never not smiling.
The harpsichord was donated by Gerald Gaul, who has previously performed with the Music Department.
President Julie Sullivan Tuesday encouraged the St. Thomas community to define concepts in which the university should live out its mission statement to advance the common good. She issued her challenge during the president’s annual academic convocation address.
St. Thomas welcomed 1,651 new Tommies on the 130th anniversary of its founding by Archbishop John Ireland.
St. Thomas has maintained a stable position in the “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report.
Linda Baughman-Terry, who has 22 years of progressive leadership experience at St. Thomas and Century College, will become dean of students at St. Thomas effective Sept. 21.
Austin Otto '18 was surprised with a giant check from the company's CEO. He won an online contest by submitting a photo and brief essay.