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Cultural norms influence views on academic integrity

Sunday, October 19, 2014 9:45 PM
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Lori Friedman, director of International Student Services, said many foriegn countries value collaboration, which can lead to unintentional cheating.

Website determines if alcohol, marijuana use is problematic

Friday, October 17, 2014 3:58 PM
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The new eCHECKUP To Go program allows students to answer questions about their alcohol and marijuana use to find out if their habits may negatively affect their future.

News in :90 – Oct. 17, 2014

Friday, October 17, 2014 10:34 AM
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St. Thomas TEDx Talk focuses on re-imagining education

Thursday, October 16, 2014 10:58 PM

St. Thomas hosted its first TEDx Talk Wednesday night to let local educators come together and share ideas about improving education. 

News in :90 – Oct. 16, 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014 12:34 PM
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Minnesota ‘prepared’ for Ebola, despite little risk

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:22 PM
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Minnesota hospitals and medical providers say they are prepared for the Ebola virus, which has already claimed more than 4,000 lives throughout the world in the largest recorded outbreak of the virus.

News in :90 – Oct. 15, 2014

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:54 AM
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Students celebrate National Coming Out Day

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:17 PM
Members of St. Thomas’ Queer-Straight Alliance run a table in the Anderson Student Center Monday to raise awareness for National Coming Out Day. National Coming Out Day, which took place on Oct. 11., is a day for members of the LGBTQIA+ community to come out to family and friends. (Rebecca Mariscal/TommieMedia)

Members from St. Thomas’ Queer-Straight Alliance handed out shirts Monday afternoon to celebrate National Coming Out Day, which officially took place Saturday. 

News in :90 – Oct. 14, 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 10:46 AM
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Minnesota churches settle clergy abuse lawsuit

Monday, October 13, 2014 6:39 PM

Victims of clery sex abuse and Minnesota Catholic church leaders announced a settlement Monday.

News in :90 – Oct. 13, 2014

Monday, October 13, 2014 10:12 AM
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College of Education graduate enrollment largest at university

Sunday, October 12, 2014 9:50 PM
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Enrollment at the St. Thomas College of Education, Leadership and Counseling increased 15.7 percent this year to 1,262 enrolled students.

Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates and educates

Sunday, October 12, 2014 9:50 PM
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A poetry reading, one-act play and arts and crafts activities were a few of the many events that St. Thomas students, staff and faculty participated in to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.

‘Pirate Theory’ seeks to explain fear of darkness

Saturday, October 11, 2014 7:57 PM
St. Thomas graduates Megan Coffman and Grace Vo assist a student preparing to participate in the study. Using the "Pirate Theory," they recently conducted a study to better understand why people might be afraid of the dark. (Courtesy of Mark Brown/University Relations)

St. Thomas graduates Grace Vo, Megan Coffman and psychology professor Sarah Hankerson investigated a study on people’s fear of darkness in relation to the “Pirate Theory.”

Scheduling Services switches to user-friendly system

Friday, October 10, 2014 3:10 PM
The new 25Live system allows the user to search for space based on technology and layout requirements and will provide easier access to pictures of available spaces. Campus Scheduling Services will finish updating to the system for requesting on-campus events on Oct. 15. (Lauren Schaffran/TommieMedia)

Campus Scheduling Services is aiming to ease the process of finding and requesting appropriate space for on-campus events by changing its current WebViewer system to a new 25Live system.