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|Jan 29, 2015 UST Sends Largest Texas College Group to March for Life|
University of St. Thomas students were among the largest group of college students from Texas supporting the pro-life cause at the March for Life in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 22.
|Jan 27, 2015 Indiegogo Campaign Raises $6,000 for Study Abroad|
The University of St. Thomas Freshman Symposium began a fundraising campaign on Nov. 25, with the goal of raising $5,000 to help UST freshman visit Italy and Costa Rica for their First Year Experience Study Abroad. One month and five days later, the Indiegogo campaign surpassed its goal, raising nearly $6,000 dollars.
|Jan 21, 2015 Vote for St. Thomas to win $100K in Security Equipment|
With a click, tweet or text, the University of St. Thomas community can help the University win up to $100,000 in security equipment and services from STANLEY Security. St. Thomas is a finalist in its Together for Safer Schools grant program. Vote today.
|Jan 20, 2015 Counseling Professor Uses Storytelling to Reach People|
It can be said that everyone is a storyteller in one sense or another, but for counselors, therapists and teachers, sharing anecdotes is the means by which they reach out to others. Dr. Jeffrey Kottler – writer, author, speaker and visiting professor at the University of St. Thomas’s soon-to-be-launched Clinical Mental Health Counseling Programs – will present about the profound effects storytelling has on creating relationships with other people.
|Jan 16, 2015 School of Education Offers Online Degrees|
To provide students at the University of St. Thomas with a valuable and flexible learning experience, the School of Education offers seven concentrations online for students pursuing a Master of Education.
|Jan 15, 2015 Psychology Major Writes Book on Power of Perspective|
Ian Davis ’14, a psychology graduate, knows the course of one’s life is going to be determined by how you look at it. You can wallow in depression or you can seek help, learn to overcome it and learn from it. That is the hook for his new book, “Power of Perspective,” which he is publishing.
|Jan 15, 2015 Spirituality of Bach addressed at Miller Lecture|
Rev. Sean Duggan, OSB, will present his lecture, “The Spirituality of Bach,” at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 19 in Cullen Hall, 4001 Mt. Vernon, for the 2015 Archbishop J. Michael Miller Lecture Series. The lecture is free and open to the public.
|Jan 14, 2015 Alumna Writes Book, Battles Cancer|
Much has been written on parenting and raising children; however, few consider the most important aspect of the child when writing on the topic. This is where Linda Hitter ’05, a philosophy graduate, steps in. Her book, “Recovering the Virtues for Families,” aims to teach parents how to teach and parent from the perspective of the soul of a child.
|Jan 13, 2015 Walters Named One of Houstonís Most Influential Women|
Houston Women’s Magazine has recognized Dr. Nicole McZeal Walters, assistant professor and associate dean of graduate programs in the School of Education at the University of St. Thomas, as one of Houston’s 50 Most Influential Women of 2014.
|Jan 13, 2015 Kelleher named in Irish 40 under 40|
Edward Kelleher, visiting scholar for the William J. Flynn Center for Irish Studies, will join 39 other men and women honored in this year’s Irish Echo’s annual Irish Top 40 under 40 awards. The award is a celebration of Irish and Irish Americans who have distinguished themselves in their respective fields of work before reaching the age of 40.
|Jan 06, 2015 MarCom, Creative Services Win Digital Marketing Awards|
The University of St. Thomas Marketing Communications and Creative Services offices were recently recognized by the Annual Educational Digital Marketing Awards for their digital marketing pieces.