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Apr 03, 2012  Jensen’s Book to Appear on “Private Practice”
Jensen’s Book to Appear on “Private Practice”Dr. Stephen Jensen’s recent book, The Ethics of Organ Transplantation, has been included in the filming of an upcoming episode of ABC’s show “Private Practice,” a spin-off from their original hit “Grey’s Anatomy.”

Mar 14, 2012  PhD Student Gives Philosophy Paper in Munich
Photo: Daniel DeHaanDaniel DeHaan, a doctoral candidate at the University of St. Thomas Center for Thomistic Studies was awarded a place at a summer graduate seminar sponsored by the Munich School of Philosophy.

Jan 23, 2012  UST Professor Named to Pontifical Academy
Photo: Dr. John HittingerUniversity of St. Thomas philosophy professor Dr. John Hittinger was appointed recently to the Vatican-based Pontifical Academy of St. Thomas Aquinas.

Sep 27, 2011  Terri Schaivo’s Brother Speaks about Care for Cognitively Disabled
Bobby Schindler, brother of the late Terri Schiavo, will speak about “Caring for the Cognitively Disabled: the Moral Obligation of Catholics,” at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 18, on the University of St. Thomas campus, Scanlan Room, Jerabeck Center, 4000 Mt. Vernon.

Sep 06, 2011  Dr. Steven Jensen Edits Book on Organ Transplantation Ethics
The Catholic University of America Press has published a book by Dr. Steven J. Jensen, The Ethics of Organ Transplantation.  The book will be available in September 2011.

Aug 31, 2011  Lectures Explore John Paul II’s Play “The Jeweler’s Shop”
The John Paul II Forum for the Church in the Modern World will host two lectures that explore the dramatic style, philosophy and theology of “The Jeweler’s Shop,” a play written by Karol Wojtyla, who later became Pope John Paul II.

Aug 31, 2011  Dorothy Day’s Granddaughter Speaks on Catholic Worker Movement
The University of St. Thomas Catholic Social Justice Studies Program will host “The Increasing Relevance of the Catholic Worker Movement for Engaging 21st Century Problems,” a lecture by Martha Hennessy from 7:15- 9:30 p.m. on Oct. 13 in Scanlan Room, Jerabeck Center.

Aug 10, 2011  Fr. Robert Gahl to Speak on Thomistic Moral Psychology
The University of St. Thomas Center for Thomistic Studies Colloquium will host a lecture by Rev. Robert Gahl, “Contemporary Psychology and its Relationship to Aristotelian-Thomistic Moral Psychology.” The lecture will be held at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, August 25, in Sullivan Hall.

May 26, 2011  Study St. Teresa, St. John of the Cross in Spain this Summer
The UST community will have the rare opportunity to travel to Avila, Spain, this summer to take courses at the Catholic University of Avila. This venture, scheduled for August 3-18, is the first of its kind, a pilot for similar study abroad experiences.

Apr 18, 2011  Register by May 25 to Attend Social Justice Summer Conference
Church globalization, Catholic social teaching, immigration, death penalty and abortion – all of these compelling contemporary issues in social justice will be examined at the  Rev. William J. Young Social Justice Summer Conference from Thursday-Friday, June 9-10.

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