St. Thomas students Ben Fahey and Michael Kobow are studying abroad in Osaka, Japan. Both have e-mailed the university indicating that they are safe from the devastation that occured after the earthquake and tsunami that hit the country over the weekend.
Campus Ministry recommends anyone who would like to make a donation to the relief effort to do so by contacting Catholic Relief Services. Donations also can be left with Campus Ministry and they will be forwarded to CRS.
For more information on the Japan earthquake and tsunami's affect on members of the St. Thomas community, read this story from TommieMedia.