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News in :90 – April 23, 2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 11:21 AM
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Minn. archbishop deposition on abuse made public

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 2:05 AM

A recording of the deposition of Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt regarding recent cases of alleged clergy sexual abuse was made public Tuesday.

News in :90 – April 22, 2014

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 10:57 AM
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Archbishop deposition on abuse to be made public

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 10:16 AM

Attorneys for victims of alleged sexual abuse by priests are releasing the deposition of Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt.

Teen stowaway shows holes in vast airport security

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 8:16 AM

A 15-year-old slipping past layers of security made it clear that a determined person can still get into a supposedly safe area and sneak onto a plane.

Duo repurposes used bottles into glassware

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 7:35 AM
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Juniors Alex Meysman and Paul Schmidt create unique drinking glasses from empty alcohol bottles.

Spring reveals glitches in community-enforced smoking ban

Saturday, April 19, 2014 3:00 PM
An empty cigarette carton lies next to the sidewalk entering campus. Some students are still smoking on campus despite a community-enforced smoking ban. (Simeon Lancaster/TommieMedia)

While some have noticed a drop in the number of smokers, others said the ban is ineffective because of a lack of enforcement.

Students hold silent auction to benefit homeless

Saturday, April 19, 2014 2:59 PM
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St. Thomas students in Business 200 held the 14th annual silent auction for The Listening House on April 13.

New health and human performance equipment comes to AARC

Friday, April 18, 2014 2:12 PM
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The department now has high-tech pieces of equipment that students can use for class.

Boston prepares for huge wave of marathon visitors

Friday, April 18, 2014 1:49 PM

The 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area.

News in :90 – April 17, 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014 11:54 AM
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HLC renews university’s accreditation

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:49 AM
The lower quad at the University of St. Thomas served as the cover photo for the self-study conducted by the Academic Assessment and Accreditation department. The Higher Learning Commission renewed the university's accreditation in March. (Photo courtesy of Mike Ekern, University Relations)

The Higher Learning Commission has approved St. Thomas for re-accreditation after 2 ½ years of preparation.

Professor Terrence Nichols remembered as a bridge builder

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 2:36 PM
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Professor of theology Terrence Nichols was was laid to rest Wednesday morning at the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas.

Emily Kindelspire named 2014 commencement speaker

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:19 PM
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Senior Emily Kindelspire was chosen last week by way of the university’s new nomination process.

News in :90 – April 16, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 11:39 AM
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This is News in :90 for Wednesday, April 16, 2014.