Murphy Institute

Monsignor Murphy 50th anniversary of ordination address.

Introducing the Monsignor Murphy Digital Archive

The impact of Monsignor Terrence J. Murphy, the namesake of the Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law and Public Policy, who served as the University of St. Thomas president from 1966-91, will continue to be felt for generations thanks to a generous gift from his family.
Lady Justice

Law Students Assist in Ongoing Research to Create a New Legal Test for Establishment Clause Cases

St. Thomas Law students Annie Boeckers and Megan Massie have been collaborating with law professor Greg Sisk to compile data for a third installment of his research into religious liberty decisions in the federal courts.
University of St. Thomas Law Professor Elizabeth Schiltz at the Pontifical Council for the Laity’s International Study Seminar, “Women and Work" in Rome.

Schiltz Caps Off Big Year for Women’s Issues With Rome Talk on Mothers in the Workplace

At the conclusion of a year that has seen equal pay and parental leave emerge as major topics of national conversation in the United States, University of St. Thomas School of Law Professor Elizabeth Schiltz was invited to Rome to present her work on mothers in the workplace for the Pontifical Council for the Laity’s International Study Seminar, “Women and Work.”