Dr. Mary Flagg, assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science and Cooperative Engineering, has spent her first year on campus creating a strong connection between UST and the global mathematics community. This summer Flagg traveled to Spineto, Italy, for the conference “Algebraic Structures and Their Applications,” and to Park City, Utah, for the Institute of Advanced Studies at Princeton Park City Math Institute Sumer School on the Mathematics of Materials. This fall she traveled to New Orleans to attend “Future Directions in Commutative Ring Theory Inspired by the Contribution of Laszlo Fuchs” at Tulane University.
Known for his unconditional, positive regard and optimistic outlook on life, Dr. Roberto LaCarra will become the founder, director and associate professor of the University of St. Thomas’ new Criminology, Law and Society program.
Ten prominent Catholic Houstonians received a Faithful Citizenship Award from the University of St. Thomas’ Center for Faith and Culture during the CFC’s Fourth Annual Faithful Citizenship Dinner held Oct. 2 at the Houston Country Club.
David Gonzalez didn’t get to play on the football team at Waller High School, but he showed up to every practice, attended every game and encouraged the players during half time. He did it all from his power wheelchair.
The University of St. Thomas, along with 26 other Catholic colleges, university and higher education programs, have been recommended in The Cardinal Newman Society’s 2015 “The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College” for their strong Catholic identity.
Doherty Library Book Sale
The University of St. Thomas Doherty Library will host its annual book sale Wednesday - Sunday, Oct. 15 - 19 in the Doherty Library. The sale is open to the public.
Family & Alumni Weekend
Students and their families, as well as alumni, are invited to come back to their second home, UST, this October to enjoy all of the great festivities we have to offer that will be great for all ages.
The Axiom Quartet In Concert
Dominika Dancewicz, violin; Juliette Javaheri, violin; Sergein Yap, viola; Patrick Moore, cello.
President's Town Hall Meeting
UST Faculty and staff are invited to a Town Hall Meeting with Dr. Robert Ivany on October 21 at 12:30 p.m.
Women of the Holy Land: Honest Perspectives from a Conflicted Region
The CTS Colloquium Series presents Dr. Jerry Walls, Professor of Philosophy at Houston Baptist University on "Why the Tao is Not Enough"