UST in the News

UST in the news

Here's a roundup of recent St. Thomas mentions of interest in various media. Read the stories by clicking on the links. Links do expire and change as papers move stories to "archive" status, and if links have expired, you're welcome to purchase access to the stories or use a search engine such as Lexis Nexis, available on the UST Libraries' Web site. In some cases, you'll need to register on the publication's Web site in order to access full text.

The list below is by no means exhaustive.   If you see a story about St. Thomas and would like us to include mention of it, be sure to drop us a note at

  • "Recruiter seeks recruitment," Star Tribune, Jan. 26, 2009. "[Lisa Newell] is now buffing her skills, taking advanced computer applications at Normandale Community College -- with its tuition waiver for the unemployed -- and studying for a project management certificate from the University of St. Thomas."
  • "Commentary: Minnesota recount's comedy of errors ,", Jan. 27, 2009. A Republican strategist opines,   "As Michael Stokes Paulsen, a professor of law at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis wrote in The Wall Street Journal, there is a lot in the recount affair to concern us. Franken has exploited a weakness in almost every state's recount process."
  • " Charley Walters," St. Paul Pioneer Press, Jan. 29, 2009. The sports columnist notes, " The No. 1-ranked University of St. Thomas men's basketball team (17-0) is the only undefeated NCAA Division III team in the nation."
  • "Book artist wins library foundation award," Star Tribune, Jan. 29, 2009. "Paulette Myers-Rich, a book artist whose work is housed at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul and in the Minnesota History Center archives, among other places, has been awarded the 2009 Book Artist Award."
  • "Analyzing the Super Bowl ads: Were you impressed?" KARE-TV, Feb. 1, 2009. " We sat down and watched the first 6 commercial breaks with a panel of marketing professors.  Purdy was joined by his St. Thomas colleagues John Sailors and Craig Bryan.  U of M's Carlson School Marketing Chair George John also joined them at KARE 11 to analyze the game within the game."
  • "Love Bytes" is the title of a Psychology Today blog by Dr. John Buri, UST Psychology Department. Buri is one of the psychologists and other professionals blogging for the magazine on topics ranging from addiction to child development to relationships to workplace issues. See Buri's blog at