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 expire and change as papers move stories to “archive” status. If a link has expired, you’re welcome to purchase access to the stories or use a search engine such as Lexis Nexis, available on the UST Libraries’ website. In some cases, you’ll need to register on the publication’s website in order to access the 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

  • “2010 ELECTION: Consider energy issues when voting this year,” Star Tribune, Oct. 29, 2010. “Our society will soon have to decide how to develop new, clean energy sources if we want to maintain our high standards of living and avoid long-term climate damage.”
  • “Law professor seeks upset in congressional race,” Minnesota Lawyer, Nov. 2, 2010. “After Collett announced her candidacy earlier this year, St. Thomas – consistent with its policy concerning political candidates – placed her on unpaid leave while she fought to unseat incumbent Betty McCollum.”
  • “Postelection agenda: Let's fix our character and ethics crisis,” Star Tribune, Nov. 3, 2010. “Cheating, lying and other unethical behavior are at an all-time high, not just on Wall Street and in Washington, but in every state in the country, including our own.”
  • “Catholic Charities USA Presents Centennial Medals to Catholic Schools of Social Work,” PR Newswire, Nov. 3, 2010. “Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), the 100-year-old social service network working to reduce poverty in America, has presented specially commissioned Centennial Medals to Catholic schools of social work in recognition of their deep commitment to the vision and mission of the organization.”