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Senior to compete in Miss USA pageant

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:45 PM
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Senior Jessica Scheu won the Miss Minnesota pageant in November after being first runner-up last year and will compete in the Miss USA pageant this year.

Why more sun increases happiness

Sunday, March 22, 2015 9:25 PM
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With more sun comes more vitamin D, which strengthens bones and enhances mood and energy through the release of endorphins. Design manager Elle Jackson breaks down the facts.

2015 Division III men’s basketball playoff bracket

Sunday, March 22, 2015 6:56 PM
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UW-Stevens Point won the 2015 Division III men’s basketball NCAA tournament against Augustana March 21.

2015 Division III women’s basketball playoff bracket

Sunday, March 22, 2015 6:38 PM
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Thomas Moore won the 2015 Division III women’s basketball tournament on Saturday.

Students, Public Safety combine for dodgeball tournament

Friday, March 20, 2015 8:47 AM
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St. Thomas students, staff and faculty teamed up with St. Thomas Public Safety officers to form 26 teams in the first ever Dodgeball Tournament with Public Safety Saturday.

St. Paul celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

Thursday, March 19, 2015 11:09 AM
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Photojournalist Andrew Brinkmann captured some of the sights at St. Paul’s St. Patrick’s Day parade.

Best nap spots on campus

Sunday, March 15, 2015 8:38 PM
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From Murray Hall’s Blue Lagoon to the O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library’s Leather Room, photojournalist Carlee Hackl found some of the best places on campus for a quick nap.

Tommie Spotlight: Chefs at The View

Saturday, March 14, 2015 8:45 PM
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Photojournalist Madeleine Davidson captured images of a day in the life of a St. Thomas chef.

St. Thomas professors with high Rate My Professors scores

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 10:25 PM
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Professors John Buri, Syed Ali Naqvi, Matthew Kent and Tim Murray are four of the top-rated professors at St. Thomas, according to the popular website, Rate My Professors.

Public Safety briefs – March 10, 2015

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 7:28 PM
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Panhandling in the student center, a DWI in Lot A and fraud are all part of this week’s Public Safety briefs.

2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Monday, March 9, 2015 10:42 PM
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What does a healthy diet look like for Americans? Check out the 2015 Dietary Guidelines, and find out what you should be eating this year.

Tommies take Polar Plunge for charity

Sunday, March 8, 2015 8:08 PM
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St. Thomas students jumped into the frigid waters of Lake Calhoun Saturday to raise money for Special Olympics Minnesota.

2015 Division III men’s basketball playoff bracket

Sunday, March 8, 2015 4:48 PM
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St. Thomas lost to Northwestern in the first round of the NCAA Division-III tournament. TommieMedia will update the brackets throughout the playoffs.

2015 Division III women’s basketball playoff bracket

Sunday, March 8, 2015 4:43 PM
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St. Thomas won its first two games in the NCAA Division-III tournament. TommieMedia will update the brackets throughout the playoffs.

Daylight saving time: History and facts

Saturday, March 7, 2015 10:05 PM
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Design manager Elle Jackson lays out the history of daylight saving time and a few things you might not know about ‘spring forward.’