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

  • "B.P. Station Owner Hopes Coupons Will Boost Business," KSTP-TV, June 18, 2010. "David Vang, chair of the finance department at the University of St. Thomas, says the refusal to patronize B.P. isn't hurting oil company executives as much as local business people."
  • "John Spry: Can Minnesota learn from Rhode Island's bold tax reform?" St. Paul Pioneer Press, June 19, 2010. Here's an op-ed piece by Spry, associate professor in the Finance Department in UST's Opus College of Business.
  • "Ask the consultant," Star Tribune, June 20, 2010. Here’s the weekly business-advice column featuring answers by faculty experts from UST’s Opus College of Business. Dr. Jack Militello of the Management Department is this week’s expert.
  • "This and that: Carter award goes to St. Thomas’ Community Justice Project, NAACP chapter,", June 25, 2010.