Agricultural runoff is polluting the Raccoon River, a source of drinking water for 500,000 Iowa residents. Because editor Art Cullen ’80 has never shied away from tackling such tough issues, he now holds a Pulitzer Prize.
A St. Thomas alumnus will read from his new novel, Father, Sons and the Holy Ghosts of Baseball, on Wednesday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m. in the O’Shaughnessy Room (Room 108) of the O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library Center.
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Art Cullen, a 1980 St. Thomas graduate, had a strong feeling he would win the Pulitzer Prize for a series of editorials in the Storm Lake Times, a 3,000-circulation, twice-a-week newspaper in northwestern Iowa. Turns out he was right.
Twin Cities Academy has become one of the leading charter schools in Minnesota. It’s no surprise that Tommies are involved at all levels.
Students, faculty and staff can sign up for St. Thomas “Day at the Capitol” on Tuesday, March 7 and meet with legislators about the Minnesota State Grant Program.
The St. Thomas Board of Trustees has approved a 10-year St. Paul campus master plan that identifies potential projects supporting the university’s mission and vision, including two new academic buildings, a chapel expansion, more student housing and more parking.
A dramatically changing world makes it imperative that St. Thomas continue to anticipate and adapt to rapidly expanding industries in preparing students for the future, President Julie Sullivan said Tuesday in her annual academic convocation address.
Please remember in your prayers Al Hofstede, an alumnus who became the youngest mayor in Minneapolis history, was a St. Thomas trustee and served as the university’s lobbyist in Minneapolis for three decades.
President Julie Sullivan and Dr. Artika Tyner, associate vice president for diversity and inclusion, ask the St. Thomas community to recommit itself to core values in the aftermath of the shootings in Orlando.
The Orlando nightclub tragedy has been heart-wrenching, and many people want to know how to show their support and manage their stress. The American Psychological Association has some suggestions.
While several steps remain in the process, the St. Thomas Board of Trustees last week gave its conditional approval to open a two-year college.
Dr. Corrine Carvalho, a professor of theology and St. Thomas faculty member since 1996, has been named executive adviser to the president by Dr. Julie Sullivan.
Please remember in your prayers Martin Olav Sabo, a former state legislator and congressman who helped to obtain $15.5 million in federal funds for the Frey Science and Engineering Center at St. Thomas. Sabo died Sunday.
The St. Thomas men’s hockey team has apologized for using a sombrero to celebrate good performances and for posting Instagram photos of players wearing a sombrero, saying there was no intention to demean any individuals or their heritage.
Tuition rates will rise 3.9 percent beginning this summer for undergraduate students – the same increase as each of the last two years and tied for the second-lowest rate increase in 22 years – and graduate program tuition will rise an average of 2.8 percent.