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Women make history in midterms

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 9:43 PM
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This year’s midterm election results showed a few firsts among women in American government.

2014 Division III football playoff bracket

Monday, November 17, 2014 10:26 PM
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St. Thomas will play Wartburg in the first round of the NCAA Division III tournament. TommieMedia will update the brackets throughout the tournament.

Minn. gas prices drop below average

Sunday, November 16, 2014 9:29 PM
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The current average is hovering around $2.90 – as opposed to around $3.20 a year ago – according to the Daily Fuel Gauge Report. 

2014 Division III volleyball playoff bracket

Thursday, November 13, 2014 2:02 PM
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The NCAA announced Monday that St. Thomas will host the first three rounds of the 2014 regional volleyball tournament.

Study shows physical activity improves GPA

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 11:10 PM
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According to a study conducted by a St. Thomas 2014 alumna, students who spend more time each week working out vigorously are more likely to have higher GPAs.

Blackboard updates its system

Monday, November 10, 2014 10:35 PM
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Blackboard began rolling out new changes and improvements this summer to combat user complaints, focus on the learner and make the system more user-friendly.

Minn. ranked 10th for energy efficiency

Sunday, November 9, 2014 9:31 PM
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St. Thomas is doing its part to contribute to Minnesota being ranked as the 10th best state in the nation for energy efficiency. 

UNC under fire for paper classes

Sunday, November 9, 2014 9:30 PM
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One of the largest cases of academic fraud in collegiate history is taking place at the University of Northern Carolina at Chapel Hill.

EPA grant funds biology students’ research

Saturday, November 8, 2014 5:42 PM
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The $15,000 grant given this summer allowed biology students to analyze Lake Como, which has an excess amount of phosphorus stored in the lake’s sediment.

University sees high percentage of women engineers

Thursday, November 6, 2014 8:56 PM
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At St. Thomas, 23 percent of full-time engineering faculty are women, and female student enrollment in the program is about 15.6 this year.

Ways to save money on campus

Thursday, November 6, 2014 8:21 PM
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Designer Miranda Jerabek found compiled tips for college students to save money on popular cash drainers.

Midterm election results in student precincts

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 10:13 PM
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Be sure to check TommieMedia for continuous governor, Senate and House results from Ward 4, Precincts 6 and 7, where many St. Thomas students vote.

10 strange health tips

Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:06 PM
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Check out some surprising health tips you probably haven’t heard of.

Young voter turnout declines during midterm elections

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 11:29 PM
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Youth registration rates for midterm elections have been dropping over the past 12 years, according to a Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement study.

International graduate enrollment increases, undergraduate decreases

Sunday, October 26, 2014 9:03 PM
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International enrollment in graduate studies at St. Thomas increased 48.4 percent from fall 2013, while undergraduate international enrollment decreased 5.2 percent this year.