YouTube                
 
 

Posts Tagged ‘News’

Screen Shot 2014-12-19 at 5.11.35 PM

Faculty to be offered phased retirement program

Friday, December 19, 2014 17:16

St. Thomas announced a new retirement program that will give faculty members the opportunity to transition into retirement over a period of three years.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Infographics, Latest News, Media Commons, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
The St. Thomas Financial Aid office is located in the Murray Herrick Center. In upcoming semesters, the Financial Aid department is working to increase financial literacy. (Simeon Lancaster/TommieMedia)

Financial Aid works to improve students’ financial literacy

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 22:49

To increase student’s financial literacy, St. Thomas Financial Aid is giving presentations and providing more information about loans through mailings and its website. 

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Latest News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
The brief for Young v. UPS seeks to shed light on pregnant women's rights compared to other employers in the workforce. St. Thomas law professors Thomas Berg and Teresa Collett wrote this Supreme Court brief in support of the plaintiff Peggy Young. (Courtesy of Thomas Berg, Theresa Collett)

St. Thomas law professors file brief for Supreme Court

Monday, December 15, 2014 22:35

Law professors Thomas Berg and Teresa Collett comprised a“friend of the court” brief for the current Supreme Court case Young v. UPS siding with the plaintiff.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, More News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments

Student victim of lewd conduct, sparks social media backlash

Sunday, December 14, 2014 21:42

A St. Thomas student was the victim of lewd conduct the afternoon of Saturday, Dec. 6, according to a Public Safety alert sent out Tuesday, which spurred several posts on social media.

...

This was posted under category: Latest News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  1 Comment
Jeremy Little presenting at the Fowler Business Concept Challenge. Little was one of 12 St. Thomas students who were awarded scholarship money. (Photo courtesy of Cory Ryan)

Junior wins Fowler Challenge in honor of father

Sunday, December 14, 2014 21:42

Junior Jeremy Little won the Fowler Business Concept Challenge undergraduate competition, but the win meant more than just the scholarship money.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, More News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Screen Shot 2014-12-13 at 9.50.40 PM

Madison and Co. salon to leave Anderson Student Center

Saturday, December 13, 2014 21:50

The salon, which opened April 1, has not been able to generate enough business within the St. Thomas community to stay open and will be closing Dec. 19. 

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, More News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  1 Comment
Screen Shot 2014-12-11 at 1.54.56 PM

Finalists for 2015 Tommie Award announced

Saturday, December 13, 2014 21:47

Seniors Chad Berg, Mariann Kukielka and Harrison Aslesen have been named finalists for the 2015 Tommie Award.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Latest News, News, Tommie Award  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Screen Shot 2014-12-13 at 9.52.21 AM

In Depth – Community college transfer credits

Saturday, December 13, 2014 9:53

Michael Jordan, associate vice president of Undergraduate Studies and Academic Advisement, joins Tom Pitzen to discuss transferring community college credits.

...

This was posted under category: Featured Video, In Depth, Latest News, Media Commons, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Screen Shot 2014-12-12 at 10.36.23 AM

Summit Singers bring in crowd at winter concert

Friday, December 12, 2014 0:21

The Summit Singers, joined by female a cappella group Cadenza, filled the O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium with a crowd of about 350 Thursday night.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Latest News, Media Commons, News, Photos  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
131119_CHURCH_INVESTIGATION_ROTATOR-150x150

Archdiocese files lawsuit against insurance companies

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 23:17

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis filed a lawsuit against 20 insurance companies in an effort to force the insurers to cover its liability for clergy sex abuse claims.

...

This was posted under category: Church Investigations, Featured News, Latest News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Screen Shot 2014-12-09 at 10.43.06 PM

Unemployment rate drops, opportunities rise

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 22:46

Minnesota currently ranks No. 5 in the United States with one of the lowest unemployment rates.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Infographics, Media Commons, More News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Seniors Gabriela Lozado and Cecelia Porter peer review papers in class. The two worked with the rest of the class to create a Facebook page raising awareness for Mexico's 43 missing students. (Simeon Lancaster/TommieMedia)

Class raises awareness about vanished Mexican students

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 0:11

A group of St. Thomas students in a Latin culture and civilization class are working to raise awareness about 43 Mexican college students who are missing and presumed dead in Mexico. 

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Latest News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
St. Thomas president Julie Sullivan announced the news of the strategic plan approval to students, faculty and staff with email and video statements on Dec. 2. "St. Thomas 2020: Living Our Mission, Expanding Our Horizon" is a five-year plan that will implement change on campus. (Photo courtesy of President Sullivan)

Board of Trustees approves new strategic plan

Monday, December 8, 2014 0:17

The new plan, “St. Thomas 2020: Living Our Mission, Expanding Our Horizon,” will enable St. Thomas to thrive in the rapidly changing environment of higher education.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Latest News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments
Screen Shot 2014-12-07 at 8.15.55 PM

Emily Erickson takes on sexual misconduct prevention coordinator role

Monday, December 8, 2014 0:17

The Dean of Students Office hired Emily Erickson as the university’s new Sexual Misconduct Prevention Coordinator, a position created earlier this year. 

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, More News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  3 Comments
A picture of the moon that was taken by an observatory telescope is displayed at the event. St. Thomas professor Elizabeth Wehner took pictures of the moon, stars and galaxies Wednesday night while those in attendance observed. (Theresa Bourke/TommieMedia)

Observatory draws crowd on last public viewing night

Saturday, December 6, 2014 10:04

The St. Thomas observatory held its last public viewing of the semester this week, featuring a speech on black holes from physics and astronomy professor Elizabeth Wehner.

...

This was posted under category: Featured News, Latest News, News  |  Read Full Story  |  0 Comments