Students returned to the University of St. Thomas for the start of the academic year, filling every corner of campus with energy and activity. See images from campus photographers Mark Brown and Liam James Doyle.
It’s sometimes hard to remember that this year started out with a semblance of normalcy. Some students took J-Term study trips and sports teams were still competing into March as COVID-19 slowly began to dominate our lives. The killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis Police officers in May opened wounds and brought renewed calls for reform and racial justice to the…