Welcome to the external organizations that will hold events at St. Thomas over spring break
Welcome the following external organizations that will hold events on the UST campus over spring break:
- Oxford Seminars will host a "Teaching English as a Foreign Language" seminar over the next two weekends, beginning tomorrow, Saturday, March 21, in Room 246, John R. Roach Center for the Liberal Arts. Established in 1992, Oxford Seminars offers an effective, up-to-date TESOL-TEFL teacher training certification course. Thousands of students have graduated from their certification program and have gone on to teach English around the world in rewarding teaching positions. For more information, visit the Oxford Seminars Web site.
- St. Thomas will host the 35th Annual Spring Conference of the International Dyslexia Association, Upper Midwest Branch, Friday and Saturday, March 20 and 21. For information and registration, visit the International Dyslexia Association Web site.
- The St. Patrick's Day Human Race will be held Sunday, March 22, in Coughlan Field House and Lot H. Since 1973, the St. Patrick's Day Human Race has been a favorite way to celebrate the end of winter, the coming of spring and, of course, St. Patrick's Day. With a 5K, 8K and youth run, there is an event for everyone. For more information, visit the Sporting Life Web site.
- St. Thomas welcomes back recognized theologian and teacher, Father Richard Rohr, O.F.M., and renowned poet, author and National Book Award winner, Robert Bly, for an evening of reflection, titled "The Soulful Journey." The event will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, in the O'Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium. For further information on "The Soulful Journey" and registration, visit the Center for Action and Contemplation Web site.