St. Thomas Campus News
Updated: 22 hours 3 min ago
Thu, 03/26/2020 - 12:04pm
Gov. Tim Walz today announced a statewide “stay-at-home” executive order aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota. Because of the measures we have already taken, we anticipate any additional impact of this order to our university is minimal.
Thu, 03/26/2020 - 11:04am
Kaylee Jackley ’14, ’19 MBA, project coordinator at Crisp & Green (C&G), was instrumental in the launch of the restaurant chain's new meal kit service, Crisp @ Home.
Thu, 03/26/2020 - 11:03am
We spoke with Rome Bernardi Campus Director Thanos Zyngas on March 24 about what it feels like to live in Rome right now, what lessons have been learned about the response to the outbreak, and the competing emotions of optimism and sadness during the ongoing situation.
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 8:21am
Please remember in your prayers Tyler Quinn Christensen, brother-in-law of Matthew Batt, associate professor of English.
Tue, 03/24/2020 - 12:47pm
The St. Thomas Law Religious Liberty Appellate Clinic filed two amicus curiae briefs in February with the United States Supreme Court.
Mon, 03/23/2020 - 2:45pm
Amid uncertainty and fear are times when characters are tested. These last several weeks have made many fearful, anxious, and angry, among a slew of other emotions. No matter how you might feel during this time, spreading racism is not the answer.
Sun, 03/22/2020 - 6:00pm
Anthony (Tony) Eicher ’12 and Annie Dupslaff ’10 planned to share one of the happiest days of their lives with 160 friends and family on Saturday, March 21. Amidst the social distancing of the new coronavirus, they cancelled their original plans - but not the wedding.
Fri, 03/20/2020 - 6:10pm
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has confirmed that a St. Thomas Law School student has tested positive for COVID-19.
Thu, 03/19/2020 - 6:01pm
The spread of coronavirus and the COVID-19 disease it causes has had an unprecedented impact on life around the globe. Within the St. Thomas community, that impact is being felt in a myriad of ways, including in a full shift to online learning.
Thu, 03/19/2020 - 5:59pm
As the response to the coronavirus pandemic continues to shift things on the St. Thomas campus, in-person visits are no longer possible during the spring semester. Thanks to the work of St. Thomas' enrollment team and student tour guides Cameron Schuk '20 and Kristina Pappas '20, anyone can now get to know St. Thomas through an online tour.
Thu, 03/19/2020 - 5:04pm
The university has a series of updates for March 19 regarding the continued response to COVID-19.
Thu, 03/19/2020 - 9:47am
Please remember in your prayers Lindahl Bert Gleason, father of Bruce Gleason, professor of music. He died on March 11.
Wed, 03/18/2020 - 5:01pm
The university has a series of updates for March 18 regarding the continued response to COVID-19.
Wed, 03/18/2020 - 10:29am
Father Larry Blake, Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry, shares some thoughts for maintaining spiritual well-being amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mon, 03/16/2020 - 4:26pm
President Julie Sullivan announced March 16 that all classes will remain online through the rest of spring semester, as well as several other updates on university policies.
Mon, 03/16/2020 - 11:32am
The University of St. Thomas Office for Mission and Student Affairs recently explored what it means to advance the common good at St. Thomas, a key element of the university's mission.
Mon, 03/16/2020 - 11:31am
The tactile diagram scanner, a School of Engineering Design Clinic project that recently was donated to the Minnesota State Services for the Blind, is a case study in the importance of communication.
Mon, 03/16/2020 - 8:58am
We understand that many people may be experiencing some reactions to information related to COVID-19. Here is information that may help you prepare for reactions and ways to maintain well-being.
Sun, 03/15/2020 - 4:52pm
Tomorrow begins our temporary period of online classes to help safeguard the health and safety of our community amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
Fri, 03/13/2020 - 5:23pm
Looking forward, the university is anticipating significant changes coming in fall 2020. The opening of the new residence halls and the Iversen Center for Faith, the adoption of the campus-wide sustainability plan, and a focus on emergency preparedness all create new opportunities for Auxiliary Services to assess current operations and adjust where warranted.