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Meet Canvas, Blackboard’s potential replacement

August 19, 2016 6:48 PM
Brett Coup, associate vice president of academic technology, displays Canvas, which is still a work-in-progress. (Danielle Wong/TommieMedia)

For the first time, Information Technology Services is launching a pilot called Canvas to potentially replace Blackboard, a virtual classroom that has been used by St. Thomas faculty and students since 2002. About 100 students this fall and 400 students this spring will test Canvas.

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As St. Thomas applications increase, deadlines change

August 19, 2016 6:37 PM
(Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

The University of St. Thomas is changing its admission process this fall by introducing early action and regular decision deadlines.

Opinions R

Gun control: gray areas with a bloody result

July 20, 2016 4:22 PM
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How do you stop a bad person with a gun? Do you

Take away their gun
Send in a good person with a gun
Try to figure out why they’re bad

Latest Sports R

Women’s volleyball to face competitive roster cuts

August 2, 2016 2:58 PM
Audrey Erickson waits to serve the ball against St. Olaf last year. The Tommies will be facing harsh cuts this coming season. (Miranda Lockner/TommieMedia)

The St. Thomas women’s volleyball team will be undergoing a tough and competitive tryout process in response to a disappointing 2015 season.

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John Tschida coaches 1,000th game

May 13, 2016 2:10 PM
St. Thomas softball coach John Tschida has a wall in his office at the McCarthy Gym filled with photos of the All-Americans that he has coached during his tenure. Tschida recently coached his 1,000th career NCAA game. (TommieMedia/Taylor Smith)

St. Thomas softball coach John Tschida coached his 1,000th career NCAA game April 30 as part of a Tommie sweep against Bethel in a doubleheader.

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Tommie grad hosts last tea time

May 13, 2016 2:34 PM
St. Thomas graduate Loretta Hall hosts tea time each Wednesday in the Anderson Student Center as a way to connect with students. Tea time started last spring as way for Hall and her friends from a semester in Rome "to still continue to hang out," and from there it evolved into a public weekly occurrence. (Natalie Hall/TommieMedia)

Photojournalist Natalie Hall captures moments from graduate Loretta Hall’s last tea time in the Anderson Student Center.

TOP TOMMIEMEDIA VIDEOS

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    Coach Chris Olean, pitcher Eric Veglahn and shortstop Brady Johnson join reporter Adam Kraft in The Locker Room.

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    Coach Glenn Caruso, Nick Waldvogel and Charlie Dowdle join Sports Editor Jesse Krull in The Locker Room.

  • The Locker Room with men's track - April 28, 2016 The Locker Room with men's track - April 28, 2016

    Coach Patrick Keyes, Cole Boughner and Ben Long join reporter Marissa Groechel in The Locker Room.

  • The Locker Room with men's lacrosse - April 28, 2016 The Locker Room with men's lacrosse - April 28, 2016

    Sean Hickey, Danny Burke and Dan Conrad join sports editor Jesse Krull in The Locker Room.

  • St. Thomas community reacts to Prince's death St. Thomas community reacts to Prince's death

    St. Thomas students, faculty and staff react to the death of pop superstar Prince.

  • The Locker Room with John Tschida - April 21, 2016 The Locker Room with John Tschida - April 21, 2016

    Coach John Tschida, Micaela Trainor, and Kiersten Anderson-Glass join sports editor Jesse Krull in The Locker Room.

  • In Depth with President Sullivan - April 15, 2016 In Depth with President Sullivan - April 15, 2016

    President Julie Sullivan joins reporter Noura Elmanssy to talk about St. Thomas' rebranding campaign on In Depth with TommieMedia.

  • The Locker Room with John Tauer - April 7, 2016 The Locker Room with John Tauer - April 7, 2016

    Coach John Tauer, Taylor Montero and Ryan Saarela join sports editor Jesse Krull in The Locker Room.

  • The Locker Room with Joe Sweeney - April 7, 2016 The Locker Room with Joe Sweeney - April 7, 2016

    Coach Joe Sweeney, Emily Gapinski and Olivia Graham join reporter Adam Kraft in The Locker Room.