St. Thomas Campus News
Updated: 2 days 3 hours ago
Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:29pm
More than 200 educators, students, social workers and health care practitioners gathered at St. Catherine University on Aug. 7 for the seventh annual Summit on Emerging Issues in Social Work Practice.
Wed, 09/19/2018 - 7:00pm
Two companies with St. Thomas ties – Solupal and BarBud – are division finalists in this year’s MN Cup, the largest statewide startup competition in the nation.
Wed, 09/19/2018 - 7:00am
Honoring their philanthropic legacy, the Martin Ryan and Richard Sterbenz Scholarship will support graduates of Dougherty Family College.
Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:07am
Bank customers naturally assume that their information is kept confidential. For Tara Tittrington '17 MBC, an information security specialist at U.S. Bank, it's serious business – and a responsibility that she's well suited for as a self-described "most tenacious Tommie."
Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:35am
The University of St. Thomas is one of 57 colleges and universities nationwide that has joined the #YouAreWelcomeHere national scholarship program, pledging to create scholarships for international students, helping them to study in the U.S.
Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:00pm
There is a new space opening on the first floor of the Facilities Design Center (FDC), right next to the Anderson Parking Facility, designed to exercise your problem-solving skills. A grand opening block party is happening Thursday, Sept. 20, from 4-7:00 p.m., for the yet-to-be-named innovation collaboration hub that contains the tools and space for creating solutions to big problems.
Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:00pm
All it takes is one idea. That’s the spirit behind the Fowler Business Concept Challenge. Open to all St. Thomas students regardless of their field of study, the Fowler is a chance to unleash your inner entrepreneur and win your share of more than $40,000 in scholarships
Fri, 09/14/2018 - 4:39pm
University of St. Thomas President Julie Sullivan again will hold office hours monthly on both St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses.
Thu, 09/13/2018 - 4:51pm
“For our students to succeed academically and live happy, productive lives, it is imperative that we proactively care for their health and well-being.” That is the motivation Madonna McDermott said guided our health, counseling and wellness staff during the last year in developing the concept for the Center for Well-Being, which will open in […]
Thu, 09/13/2018 - 11:51am
In many conversations with students, staff and faculty throughout the past year, it has become increasingly apparent that we must quickly and thoughtfully address the growing mental health and wellness needs of our students. Like so many young people today, students on our campus may experience mental health challenges – and we need to help […]
Wed, 09/12/2018 - 7:00pm
St. Thomas is hosting the Twin Cities Veterans Games on Sept. 29, bringing together veterans from colleges and universities around the area.
Wed, 09/12/2018 - 8:00am
While most people think entrepreneurship is synonymous with business, it is far from the only career choice for majors in the field. In fact, many graduates take an “intrapreneurial” route allowing them the opportunity to bring their own, unique entrepreneurial skills into an established company looking for innovative employees to boost growth.
Tue, 09/11/2018 - 12:53pm
Campus picnics will inaugurate a new St. Thomas celebration: Founder’s Day, Tuesday, Sept. 25. All students, staff and faculty are welcome.
Tue, 09/11/2018 - 9:45am
For 52 years, Steve Fritz has solidified his legacy as one of the school’s great Tommies. Now, that legacy will follow him into retirement. The 2018-19 academic year will be Fritz’s final at St. Thomas as he steps away from his position as athletic director after 27 years.
Mon, 09/10/2018 - 1:13pm
Please remember in your prayers Patricia Marschalk, mother of current student Katelyn Marschalk. She died Aug. 10.
Sun, 09/09/2018 - 7:00pm
College of Arts and Sciences Dean Yohuru Williams announced Monday plans for the college to establish three externally facing centers.
Fri, 09/07/2018 - 4:08pm
This summer St. Thomas was reviewed by our institutional accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), for our Open Pathway Year 4 Assurance Review.
Fri, 09/07/2018 - 3:41pm
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974, as amended, prohibits postsecondary educational institutions from disclosing the education records of students to most third parties without the student’s written consent. However, certain information is considered “directory information” and may be disclosed without consent. It is important that students understand what personal data is protected and the additional action that must be taken if additional protection is desired.
Fri, 09/07/2018 - 10:42am
Professional notes for Sept. 8, 2018, featuring the work of St. Thomas faculty throughout the summer months.
Fri, 09/07/2018 - 8:49am
Can’t find a spot at the library? St. Thomas has no shortage of great study spots on its St. Paul campus ... if you know where to find them.