Biology, Computers Collide in High-Demand FieldAlumna Directs Program for World Family Meeting
UST alumna and internationally recognized theologian, Mary Beth Yount, has been chosen as director of content and programming for the Eighth World Meeting of Families, which will be held in the U.S. for the first time and is expected to include a visit from Pope Francis. Read more
Nanotechnology Expert Presents Miller Lecture on Faith, Science
Medical research and prayer “share many fundamental characteristics,” according to Mauro Ferrari, president, CEO, and distinguished endowed chair of Houston Methodist Research Institute, who will deliver the University of St. Thomas’ annual Archbishop J. Michael Miller Lecture on Feb. 20.
Ferrari, an internationally recognized pioneer in biomedical nanotechnology, said it is possible to “look at science and get inspired for worship, and through worship, be inspired to tackle the difficult problems in science.” Read more