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Thursday, October 02, 2014
MPR Broadcast Journalism Series: John Branch
Date: October 2, 2014
The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter’s heartbreaking account of the life and shocking death of the toughest man in hockey. He will discuss his book Boy on Ice: The Life and Death of Derek Boogaard.

 

Open 4 Business Happy Hour
Date: October 2, 2014
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 about the following events, visit stthomas.edu/business/alumni/events.

 

Friday, October 03, 2014
October 2014 First Friday
Date: October 3, 2014
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
The First Friday Speaker Series brings together hundreds of alumni, students, faculty and staff members, and friends for thoughtful presentations by community members of interest from the Twin Cities area. Registration is required.

 

Meet the Engineers Career Fair
Date: October 3, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall, Anderson Student Center
Please be the guest of the School of Engineering’s Meet the Engineers of the Future event, where tables are turned on the normal career fair. In this case, the upperlevel engineering students present themselves with a poster board and stand by as prospective employers walk among and talk with students about their particular interests and talents. With no booths to prepare, alumni who are employers will find the event a convenient way to meet some highly talented students. Student résumés will be posted online in advance to preview. Please register at stthomas.edu/engineeringjobfair.

 

Saturday, October 04, 2014
Rectors’ Bowl
Date: October 4, 2014
O’Shaughnessy Stadium
For more information on any of the following events, visit saintpaulseminary.org or call (651) 962-5050.

 

11th Annual College Art Gallery Collaborative Fall Art Tour
Date: October 4, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Eleven college/university galleries participating. Visit up to six galleries, take a guided tour on free coach buses. Enjoy art, music and refreshments. For more information on any of following exhibits or events, visit stthomas.edu/arthistory/newsandevents.

 

Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Graduate Studies Information Night
Date: October 7, 2014
Time: 5:15 PM
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
Contact graduate admissions counselor, Amy Burback, (651) 962-5069.

 

Thursday, October 09, 2014
Team Vianney
Date: October 9, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM
Team Vianney is a Catholic movement of men in ninth to 12th grades in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. Participants meet for dinner with college seminarians, hear a short, dynamic talk on the Catholic faith and participate in an energetic Mass with seminarians and university students. For more information, visit vianney.net or call (651) 962-6829.

 

Tommie Connections: Twin Cities, MN
Date: October 9, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Join alumni and friends of the university for an evening of networking at Poor Richards Commonhouse in Bloomington, MN. 

Speaker panel on networking: Jim Hays, Vanessa Longnecker and Tim Boberg from the Hays Companies. 

 

Friday, October 10, 2014
Class of 1964 Homecoming-Reunion Celebration
Date: October 10, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Plan to come to campus to see how our buildings, our students and our classmates have both
changed and stayed the same! All events are open to alumni and guests. We look forward to
seeing you!

 

Cor Jesu
Date: October 10, 2014
Time: 8:00 PM
St. Mary’s Chapel
Meaning “Heart of Jesus,” Cor Jesu is a moving opportunity to worship Christ in community with the church through Eucharistic adoration, confession, praise and worship, benediction and fellowship.

 

Saturday, October 11, 2014
Old Guard and Alumni Board of Directors Homecoming-Reunion Celebration
Date: October 11, 2014
Plan to come to campus to see how our buildings, our students and our classmates have both
changed and stayed the same! All events are open to alumni and guests. We look forward to
seeing you!

 

Class of 2004 Homecoming-Reunion Celebration
Date: October 11, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Plan to come to campus to see how our buildings, our students and our classmates have both
changed and stayed the same! All events are open to alumni and guests. We look forward to
seeing you!

 

Class of 1994 Homecoming-Reunion Celebration
Date: October 11, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Plan to come to campus to see how our buildings, our students and our classmates have both
changed and stayed the same! All events are open to alumni and guests. We look forward to
seeing you!

 

Class of 1984 Homecoming-Reunion Celebration
Date: October 11, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Plan to come to campus to see how our buildings, our students and our classmates have both
changed and stayed the same! All events are open to alumni and guests. We look forward to
seeing you!

 

Class of 1974 Homecoming-Reunion Celebration
Date: October 11, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Plan to come to campus to see how our buildings, our students and our classmates have both
changed and stayed the same! All events are open to alumni and guests. We look forward to
seeing you!

 

Homecoming
Date: October 11, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Check out the schedule for this year's Homecoming celebration.

 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
TEDxUniversityofStThomas “Taking Action to Reimagine Education”
Date: October 15, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall, Anderson Student Center
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED (the “Technology, Entertainment, Design” online global conference owned by the Sapling Foundation) has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Friday, October 17, 2014
MN Private College Virtual Career Fair
Date: October 17, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
All students and alumni from any of the 17 MN private colleges will be invited to participate in this online event – live chat rooms to interact with candidates! More Information.

 

Saturday, October 18, 2014
Advanced Clinical Practice Institute
Date: October 18, 2014
Making Sense Together: An Intersubjective Approach
For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/socialwork/events.

 

Sunday, October 19, 2014
UST Bands and String Orchestra Concert
Date: October 19, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas
For more information on the following performances and a complete concert listing and updates, visit stthomas.edu/music/events/.

 

Monday, October 20, 2014
Archbishop Ireland Memorial Library Lecture Series
Date: October 20, 2014
Time: 7:30 PM
3M Auditorium, Owens Science Hall
For more information on this event, visit saintpaulseminary.org or call (651) 962-5050.

 

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Installation of Acolytes Mass
Date: October 21, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
St. Mary’s Chapel
For more information on this event, visit saintpaulseminary.org or call (651) 962-5050.

 

Thursday, October 23, 2014
20th Annual Midwest Qualitative Research Conference
Date: October 23, 2014 to October 24, 2014
Terrence Murphy Hall, Minneapolis campus
The Midwest Qualitative Research Conference showcases scholarly investigations that use qualitative methodologies to understand all aspects of the human experience. This year’s theme is “Reclaiming Practical Wisdom in Qualitative Inquiry: Imagining Possibilities in Researching Professional Practices.” The keynote speech will be given by Dr. Elizabeth Anne Kinsella, associate professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Western University-Canada. A reception for CELC alumni will be held at the closing of the conference. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Friday, October 24, 2014
Government/Nonprofit Career Fair
Date: October 24, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus
All students and alumni from any MN 4-year college/university will be invited to participate in this event. More information.

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014
“Disruption and Resolution: War, Art and Peace”
Date: October 25, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Exhibit runs Sept. 2-Jan. 3
Opening reception: Saturday, Oct. 25, 6-8 p.m.
O’Shaughnessy Educational Center lobby gallery
Whether engaging in battle, dealing with its aftermath, or seeking peace, often humankind has turned to art to convey emotions and heal the wound of conflict. This exhibit explores artistic responses to disturbance, both personal and public, and the search for harmony and reconciliation. For more information on any of following exhibits or events, visit stthomas.edu/arthistory/newsandevents.

 

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Wellstone Public Policy and Mental Health Conference
Date: October 29, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Opus Hall, Minneapolis campus
The Wellstone Public Policy and Mental Health Conference addresses current mental-health issues and this year will explore social-justice issues in mental health and disability. The 2014 conference will focus on “Human Trafficking: A Mental Health Tragedy.” Professionals, students, practitioners and academics in special education, social work, psychology, public policy, education and law are encouraged to attend. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Thursday, October 30, 2014
MPR Broadcast Journalism Series: David Greene
Date: October 30, 2014
Travels with NPR host David Greene along the Trans- Siberian Railroad capture an overlooked, idiosyncratic Russia in the age of Putin.

 

Friday, October 31, 2014
10th Annual Borromeo Weekend
Date: October 31, 2014 to November 2, 2014
Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas
Attend Mass followed by a candlelight procession to St. Mary’s Chapel for 40 hours of Eucharistic adoration. For more information on this event, visit saintpaulseminary.org or call (651) 962-5050.

 

Family Business Breakfast Series
Date: October 31, 2014
The Family Business Breakfast Series returns this fall after a record year of growth. These breakfast panel discussions are free to St. Thomas alumni and their business families. For more information and to register, visit stthomas.edu/familybusiness.

 

Saturday, November 01, 2014
Practicum Fair
Date: November 1, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall, Anderson Student Center
The Practicum Fair is an opportunity for professional counseling (M.A.) and counseling Psychology (Psy.D. or Ph.D.) students to learn more about potential practicum experiences from practicum site representatives, and current and past practicum students. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Purple on the Plaza
Date: November 1, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
“Purple on the Plaza” is an event held on the John P. Monahan Plaza before each St. Thomas home football game. It runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and features food, beverages and hospitality for all Tommie football fans.