Peter Huntsman, President & CEO of Huntsman Corp., knows the importance of training in the STEMfields for the success of his company. He will speak to alumni and faculty of the University of St. Thomas about the importance of STEM education in Houston at a STEM Alumni Reception on Oct. 25.
Decades before University of St. Thomas was on the verge of building its dedicated Center for Science and Health Professions, the campus was producing scientists like Herndon Williams, class of 1958, who earned a bachelor’s in chemistry. Then, after retirement, he transformed himself from chemist to historian and author.
The University of St. Thomas is committed to supporting veterans through a first-rate, affordable education. UST collaborates with the Veterans Administration to enable eligible veterans to attend UST with minimal tuition cost. For its dedication to veterans, UST has been named top ten in U.S News and World Reports Best Colleges for Veterans in the West.
UST Increases Scholarships, Tuition
The University of St. Thomas is committed to making a private, liberal arts education affordable for students and families of all income levels. St. Thomas will increase scholarship funds to $14.8 million next year to offset a three percent tuition increase, the lowest in the last 15 years.
University of St. Thomas Political Science Associate Professor Rick Young wrote Island Undertow: Conflict and Greed in Galveston, an action novel (the first in a trilogy), with co-author Tom Cox, a Houston writer with several books to his credit.
Enjoy songs and scenes from the Musical Theater and Operetta repertoire
Celebrate the daily mass with Gregorian chant sung by the UST Schola Cantorum.
State of the University
This event is invitation only.
Nunemaker Speaks Brahms
Richard Nunemaker, clarinet
Zombie Dodge Ball & Smoothie Contest
Sign up your team at the Guinan or Jerabeck front desk. All team submissions are due by October 28 at 5 p.m.