The late Seamus Heaney is recognized as Ireland’s pre-eminent modern poet.
The next Minnesota Private Colleges' Job & Internship Fair is slated for Feb. 17, 2016.
She was the mother of Dining Services staff member Mary Pribble.
The Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities (Augsburg, Hamline, Macalester, St. Catherine and St. Thomas) has decided to discontinue bus service between the campuses at the end of this academic year. The final day for the ACTC shuttle will be May 22.
Target troubles and a '40-Under-40' honoree in this week’s headlines.
“Survival Italian” is designed as a survival language course with an emphasis on developing the necessary language skills to handle the most frequent situations encountered while staying in Italy.
UST students now have the opportunity to authorize other individuals (known as a proxy) access to certain portions of their student records.
Nomination forms are available now. Submit the names of commuter students who have overcome significant obstacles to achieve excellence at St. Thomas.
St. Thomas employees' benefits have changed, with upgrades to tuition remission and a shift in retirement account management.
She was a member of the Theology Department at the University of St. Thomas and initiated the Focus on Theology program at St. Thomas.
She was the mother of Provost Richard Plumb.
Former NASA project manager John Mankins will describe a proposal for harvesting solar energy in outer space and beaming it to earth.
St. Thomas' Luann Dummer Center for Women is sponsoring her presentation, "Women and Native Struggles: Toward Ecological Transformation," which will be held 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, in O'Shaughnessy Education Center Auditorium.
St. Thomas’ 9,200-volume Celtic Collection started 98 years ago.
The free events are part of the annual Forum on Workplace Inclusion.
She was a benefactor of the Center for Catholic Studies at St. Thomas. Sitzmann Hall is named after her and her husband, Eugene.
At 105, Hilgers was one of St. Thomas’ oldest living alumni.
She was a UST freshman during the 2014 fall semester.
This week's notes feature faculty Vanessa Cornett-Murtada, Joseph Fitzharris, Matthew George, Hans Gustafson, Cindy Hall, Karen Howard, Mike Klein, Matthew Mehaffey, Lisa Prevette, Manjeet Rege, Lesley Scibora, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell, Christian Washburn, John Wendt, Meg Wilkes Karraker; staff Drew Puroway and Jim Rogers; students Nick Benish, Chad Hewitt, Kristin Mueller and Ryan Smith; and alumni Amber Schoenecker ’13 and Kristin Braden ’14 .
Four tenured faculty members were promoted, and 16 were granted tenure and promoted simultaneously to associate professor.
She was the wife of Quentin Hietpas '53, emeritus vice president of external affairs; mother of David Hietpas '85, Tom Hietpas '87 and Paul Hietpas '99, physical plant services; grandmother of Matt Endres '08, Sara O'Neill '12 and Paige Hietpas '18; and mother-in-law of Tom Gavin '74, Tom Endre '80, Dan Bettenburg '87 and Tanya Hietpas '93.
The 27th annual event will be at the Minneapolis Convention Center from March 17-19.
Faculty who are taking students off campus for experiential or service-based components are encouraged strongly to register their courses.
If you are interested in promoting the greater good for your colleagues, department and the university, and want to get involved with a cross-section of St. Thomas professionals, nominate yourself or someone you know to serve on the Exempt Staff Council.
The 2015 Faculty and Staff Annual Campaign will kick off in March.