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Holidazzle celebrations sparkle and glow in Loring Park

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:25 PM
Holidazzle attendees enjoy free skating in Loring Park during the month-long celebration. Free rental skates are available in the warming house, but patrons are encouraged to bring their own. (Natalie Hall/TommieMedia)

The second annual Holidazzle celebration in Loring Park features classic holiday activities for all ages, local vendors and new additions, like the moose and wolf sculptures.

Twins of St. Thomas

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 1:34 PM
St. Thomas has an abundance of twins and triplets. These siblings share special bonds, making their relationships different from that of traditional siblings. (Natalie Hall/TommieMedia)

Natalie Hall’s latest slideshow focuses on the many twin and triplet siblings at St. Thomas.

Student to bike 4,000 miles to fight cancer

Sunday, November 20, 2016 8:04 PM
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Sophomore Andrew Mohama knows the impact of cancer too well. That’s why this summer he will bike over 4,000 miles across the country to raise money, spread awareness and show support for those fighting cancer.

Dakota 38 film screening traces journey of Native American leader

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 3:42 PM
Jim and Alberta Miller discuss the importance of their film Dakota 38 and the journey towards reconciliation. All the while, the two took turns speaking their minds. (Danielle Wong/TommieMedia)

The Diversity Activities Board at the University of St. Thomas presented a film screening Tuesday, November 8 of Dakota 38, a documentary that traced the journey of Native American spiritual leader and Vietnam War veteran Jim Miller.

State of mental health

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 10:45 PM
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Designer Carrie Tronvold pulls together facts about the mental health of college students.

Final Electoral College Map

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 7:26 PM
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Click here for a running total of Electoral College votes

Halloween spirit spooks St. Thomas

Monday, October 31, 2016 11:41 AM
Chemistry club members put dry ice inside a carved pumpkin to create a spooky effect. Senior Grant Larson carved an H to represent the element hydrogen and included its molar mass of 1.01.  (Carlee Hackl/TommieMedia)

TommieMedia photographers captured the spirit of Halloween at St. Thomas and the surrounding neighborhood.

St. Thomas’ fall colors

Monday, October 17, 2016 10:25 PM
Trees outside the Frey Science and Engineering Center on South Campus dazzle with a brilliant fall orange. (Meghan Vosbeek/TommieMedia)

Photographer Meghan Vosbeek captured the dazzling fall colors around St. Thomas.

Chow down around town

Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:44 PM
Local vendors produce and sell vegetables, fruit, honey, flowers and baked goods at the St. Paul Farmers Market. All of the produce is garden-fresh and organic, grown in the Twin Cities and surrounding suburbs. (Natalie Hall/TommieMedia)

Photographer Natalie Hall presents a display of local and affordable eatery options around town.

Best ways to absorb information

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 10:00 PM
Carrie Tronvold can be reached at tron3573@stthomas.edu

A visual guide to Twin Cities bike paths

Monday, September 19, 2016 9:36 PM
The Midtown Greenway runs from the West River Parkway Trail to Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, giving cyclists access to Downtown Minneapolis and the Minneapolis Lakes Chain. Bike trails are a safer way for college students to commute than biking on streets; sophomore Jordan Hanson said "I would never bike down Cretin... I feel like that's just a death wish." (Natalie Hall/TommieMedia)

Photographer Natalie Hall presents a visual tour of some of the most popular bike paths around the St. Paul.

10 hacks for college survival

Friday, September 16, 2016 10:41 AM
This "I’m in the family" card is about to be used at Coffee Bene on Cleveland Avenue. Included in the move-in week freebies for first-year students was a Coffee Bene discount card giving students 10 percent off their purchase. (Meghan Vosbeek/TommieMedia)

Photographer Meghan Vosbeek provides a visual tour of some tips for college survival.

U.S. Bank Stadium breakdown

Friday, September 16, 2016 10:29 AM
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Designer Kathryn Kirk breaks down the new U.S. Bank Stadium by the numbers in her latest graphic.

Back to school checklist

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:56 PM
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Designer Kathryn Kirk lays out the essentials in a back to school graphic because you’re never too old for a list.

Class of 2017 by the numbers

Monday, September 12, 2016 3:19 PM
Kari Johnson can be reached at john7142@stthomas.edu

Designer Kari Johnson breaks down the graduating class of 2017.