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Mar 12, 2018  Biology Alumnus Thrives in Graduate School at Yale
University of St. Thomas - Houston biology alumnus Christopher Anderson

UST Biology grad Christopher Anderson shares his successes so far, following his graduation in June 2015. Now in his second year of graduate school at Yale University, he’s excited to delve further into studying the biological and biomedical sciences.

Mar 02, 2018  International Student Experience The One Who Looks Finds
Renata Garcia, international student and finance major at the University of St. Thomas - Houston

El que mira encuentra. The one who looks finds. Renata Garcia remembers her grandfather reassuring her with these words anytime she was in doubt. “You just need to look for opportunities,” Renata said. “If you focus and work hard, the world can be yours.”

Feb 19, 2018  UST Sets New Records at Mock Trial Regional Tournament
Mock Trial Award Winners Outstanding Attorney Anita Creech and Outstanding Witness Carlos Gutierrez - University of St. Thomas Houston

The University of St. Thomas set impressive new 7-1 and 4-4 records at the Mock Trial Regional Tournament at UT Dallas from February 16­-18, and the "A" Team will advance to the Opening Round Championships in Memphis, Tennessee from March 23-25.

Feb 09, 2018  Become a Defender of the Common Good
University of St. Thomas - Houston aster of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling grad Rie Kojima Angeli

Mental health counselors offer invaluable, often life-saving support to individuals struggling with addiction, depression, anxiety, abuse trauma and many other mental health issues. UST's Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) program takes direct aim at healing these societal wounds, uplifting people to overcome heavy burdens.

Jan 23, 2018  Award Sends Chemistry Professor to Leadership Workshop
University of St. Thomas - Houston Chemistry and Physics Assistant Professor Dr. Javoris Hollingsworth

One of only 15 applicants selected from across the nation, University of St. Thomas Assistant Professor Dr. Javoris Hollingsworth received a Leadership Development Award from the Younger Chemists Committee (YCC) of the American Chemical Society (ACS).

Jan 23, 2018  Your Future Is Calling Answer and Advance
University of St. Thomas - Houston alumni video still

We all want to live a great life of meaning and purpose. How can you focus your efforts to ensure you excel in your career while making a positive contribution to society? Watch this video to learn how UST graduates have unlocked their power.