The program was recorded at St. Thomas last week and features remarks by Bill McKibben of 350.org and J. Drake Hamilton of St. Paul-based Fresh Energy.
Offered by the Alumni Association, this mentorship program gives students the opportunity to meet with an alumnus or alumna to discuss networking, job searching and more. Register by March 5.
The award will go to a student and an exempt staff member with clarity of vision, courage of convictions and generosity of spirit in their work for women at St. Thomas. Nominations are due by March 8.
The Good Sister Award and the Pauline Lambert Advocacy Award will be given to women on campus; the Sapientia Award for Creative Work Focused on Women is open to men or women. The nomination deadline is March 8.
A secure link to the survey will be sent to UST email addresses on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
Proposals must be for the purchase of durable goods that will enhance the student experience. Requests for clothing (e.g., uniforms, robes) will not be considered.
Students are invited to apply. Open posts include: assistant director and chairs of catering, finance, and communications, as well as two spots open for public relations chairs.
Events will be held on campus throughout the week to recognize issues and provide information concerning body image.
Students will be invited to meet with a career specialist and/or academic counselor at this informal event, and may visit with a number of faculty members to learn about specific majors and minors.
Students, faculty and staff are invited to submit proposals to “green” UST operations and campus life. The submission deadline is Tuesday, March 19.
Fellowship recipients will receive $4,000 stipends to support their research on an array of topics from a feminist perspective; faculty sponsors will receive $1,500 stipends.
The drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, April 2 and 3.
Everyone, from interested students to professionals, is invited to register online to attend one or more of these professional development workshops.
Choose from a wide variety of courses and international locations.
The courses: Topics in Ecology and Culture in Korea, Management 480 in London and Ireland, and The Church in Latin America in Guatemala.
Junior Achievement volunteers spend about five hours in classroom settings giving of their time and talents but get back so much more than credit for volunteer hours.
Apply for the James E. and Katherine C. O’Phelan Scholarship and/or the Niels and Carol Sorensen Scholarship by Friday, March 8.
Individuals of all faith traditions are invited to participate during this time of preparation for Holy Week and Easter. Pick up a reflection journal and stay in touch with Campus Ministry and the Wellness Center on Facebook for a chance to win a $100 bookstore gift card.
Sam Jensen and Julie Rech will represent St. Thomas at the event, which will be held in the state Capitol's rotunda.
The Study Abroad Fair takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, in Campus Way on the second floor of the Anderson Student Center.
The first student to find the heart and bring it to the Wellness Center will receive a $50 gift certificate to Axel's Bonfire on Grand and two movie tickets. Like UST Wellness Center on Facebook for clues.
Pick up a free Rediscover Catholicism book, by Matthew Kelly, at Mass on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 13; join a discussion group; and attend a talk by Father Michael Becker on “Spiritual Intoxication and the Meaning of Life.”
Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to sign up for St. Thomas “Day at the Capitol” on March 13, to encourage legislators to continue to support funding for the Minnesota State Grant Program.
Watch for Wellness Center and Dining Services "AdjUST Your Meal" signs and a "Swap This for That" campaign in several Anderson Student Center dining locations.
Meet with a financial aid counselor to consider the implications of withdrawing from school. The federal financial aid policy may result in students owing money to the university.