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Professional Notes for Nov. 20, 2017

This week's professional notes include faculty Bernard Brady, Catherine Marrs Fuchsel, David Kelley, Bhabani Misra, Lisa Waldner, Christian Washburn, Thomas Hickson, Jeni McDermott and Kevin Theissen; staff Vern Klobassa, David Lemon, James Rogers, Artika Tyner, Dia Yang and Dining Services; and students Emma Rinn, Jenna Abrahamson, Elliot Allen, Erika Bjorkman and Luke Loveall.

Family Values

Navigating the sometimes muddy waters of family businesses.
A student sleeps on the table while studying. The Center for College Sleep studies students' sleep and helps colleges and universities provide their students with better sleep.

Solving the Sleep Epidemic

Students who lack sleep are more likely to abuse drugs, experience depression and seriously consider suicide. St. Thomas' Center for College Sleep addresses these issues.

Tommie Traditions: noonartsound

noonartsound is an interdisciplinary program that helps participants understand the humanities by examining them in social historical context.
School of Law Career and Professional Development staff member Dan Winterlin (right) talks with alum John Pavelko during a staged resume scene in the School of Law library June 30, 2016.

How It Works: Give Your Resume (or CV) a Boost

There used to be a time long ago when all an undergraduate needed to land a job was a college degree. Get the lowdown on how you can build your resume now for a head start on your post-graduation job search.