The new owners, who wish to remain anonymous, have pledged to restore and preserve the famous home.
The University of St. Thomas, as part of the flexible pathways priority in its strategic plan, will explore whether to open a two-year Catholic college as a way to increase access and affordability and ultimately lead to four-year degrees for Minneapolis and St. Paul-area high school students.
During the university's inaugural Tommies Together Day of Service, 109,080 meals were packed for malnourished children in the developing world.
A capstone tradition that inspires some fierce competition, the Ethics Bowl engages graduating COJO majors and alumni in debates about real cases in communication ethics.
The “architectural masterpiece” went for $905,000 at auction. It’s not yet known who bought the home or where it will be moved to next.
A farewell reception for Dr. Kris Bunton, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences scheduled Thursday, May 21, has been postponed. Bunton has been named dean of the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at Texas Christian University.
Fit for Ministry enlists HHP students to study and help improve seminarians’ health habits
Dr. Michael Naughton, a St. Thomas faculty member since 1991, has been named director of the Center for Catholic Studies and also will hold the Koch Chair in Catholic Studies.
This year's speakers are Dr. Carolyn Woo, Mark Crea, Archie Black and Jessica Slattery.
Adam BenSalem ’15, a justice and peace studies major, interned with the Iraqi and American Reconciliation Project, a locally based nonprofit that works to rebuild relationships and understanding between Iraqis and Americans.
St. Thomas’ Diversity and Inclusion Officer Calvin Hill Named VP at Springfield College in Massachusetts
Hill will begin his new position on July 1.
Talee Vang is one remarkable woman – Thai refugee camp survivor, mother of three young children, granddaughter of a legendary Hmong general’s confidant and St. Thomas doctoral student in professional psychology. Carol Bruess and Meredith Heneghan caught up with her at a coffee shop for a Humans of St. Thomas interview for The Scroll.
An exceptional level of faculty gender balance in a male-dominated field has helped the mechanical engineering program create an environment of optimism and forward thinking.
For the past three years during January Term, the Excel! Research Scholars have studied the Civil Rights Movement in the region where it all began, the American South.
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.
A seminar experience in Naples, Italy, allowed Dr. Meg Wilkes Karraker to welcome visiting scholar Rossella Galletti to campus.
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.
The Feminist Community, a student-run group at St. Thomas, is striving to end sexual assault, teach acceptance and spread the idea of feminism.
Mauricio Carranza ’14 looked at how J.R.R. Tolkien's writing changed his life and literature.
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.
Margret Aldrich, '03 M.A. in English, wrote a book about the Little Free Library movement, published by Coffee House Press this month.
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.
The annual event honors recipients of the Monsignor James Lavin Award, Professor of the Year, Humanitarian Award, Tommie Award and Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award.