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Career Services


Tap the UST Network
Have you ever heard someone say, “Tommies are EVERYWHERE” and then wondered how to find other Tommies that can help you? The're out there, and the UST Alumni Association provides several ways for you to find other UST professionals in your field.
Social Media
Many (as of September 2014, that means more than 43,000) UST alumni profiles can be found on LinkedIn. The Alumni Association promotes two different LinkedIn groups specifically for UST alumni.
Alumni Networking Center on The Quad
Log in to find alumni in your field who have updated their Professional Profile to indicate a willingness to interact professionally. You can also post a job, or post your resume.   

TommieCareers
This site (hosted by the Career Development Center) lists job openings and employer profiles, and offers a way for you to submit your resume and application directly to the hiring employer. Many UST alumni use this site to post positions that are available at their place of employment. Request an alumni account.
Networking Events and Volunteer Opportunities
There are many events and programs hosted by the Alumni Association for the purpose of creating networking opportunities. Connect with one that works for you.
  
Need More Career Tools?    
Career development is a lifelong process and does not always mean a job or career change. Whether you are looking for professional development or are planning to polish up your résumé, as an alumnus or alumna, services offered by the Career Development Center are available to you for free. Contact them today for a consultation.

Career Events

"Open 4 Business" Happy Hour
Date: March 5, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Local, Minneapolis
This is a great way to network and reconnect with your peers while enjoying free appetizers! For more information, visit stthomas.edu/business/alumni/events.

March 2015 First Friday
Date: March 6, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
This month's speaker is Phil Esten ’95. Phil is the Deputy Director of Athletics and Chief Operating Officer for Intercollegiate Athletics, Penn State University. He came to Penn State from the University of California-Berkeley where is was deputy director of athletics for external relations and chief development officer. Registration is required.

Group Work Institute: March
Date: March 15, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
McNeely Hall - Room 100, St. Paul campus
Topic: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Applications for Anxiety. Presented by Ann Layne, Ph.D. Mark your calendar. More information and registration to come.

"Open 4 Business" Happy Hour
Date: April 2, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Local, Minneapolis
This is a great way to network and reconnect with your peers while enjoying free appetizers! For more information, visit stthomas.edu/business/alumni/events.

University of St. Thomas Law Journal Symposium
Date: April 10, 2015
Schulze Grand Atrium, School of Law
All alumni and friends are invited to this symposium with the topic: Clemency and Mass Incarceration. For more information, visit stthomas.edu/law.

Murphy Institute - Hot Topic: Cool Talk
Date: April 10, 2015
Time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Room 235, School of Law, Minneapolis campus
A speaker series that explores both Catholic positions and challenging perspectives on major policy issues. Topic for this month: "Should Executive Clemency Play a Regular Operational Role in the Criminal Justice System?" Margaret Love and Mark Osler. Lunch is complimentary for those who register online at stthomas.edu/MurphyInstitute. CLE credits available.

Women Connect Spring Legacy Brunch
Date: April 11, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
St. Thomas Women Connect is hosting the sixth annual Spring Legacy Brunch to honor and celebrate the graduating women of St. Thomas. Please join us!

Minnesota Education Career Fair
Date: April 13, 2015
Minneapolis Convention Center
Teacher Education students and alumni from any MN 4-year college/university who have or will have a MN teaching license by or before December 2015. More information.

Group Work Institute: May
Date: May 30, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
McNeely Hall - Room 100, St. Paul campus
Highlighting Dr. Ringstrom’s recent publication, A Relational Psychoanalytic Approach to Couples Psychotherapy, this event will involve the illumination of three theoretical themes illustrated in six clinical steps.  Full details can be found here.