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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
Tommie Connections: Seattle-area
Date: October 30, 2014
Join alumni, parents and friends of St. Thomas for an evening of networking Seattle Yacht Club 5:30-7 p.m.. Special guest speaker will be Dr. Julie Sullivan, president of St. Thomas. Mark your calendar and register by contacting the Alumni Association at ustalumni@stthomas.edu or (800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-7431. 

 

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.

 

Sunday, November 02, 2014
Festival Choir Fall Concert
Date: November 2, 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/.

 

Schola Cantorum Presents Sung Evening Prayer for All Souls’ Day
Date: November 2, 2014
Time: 7:00 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/.

 

Thursday, November 06, 2014
Human Dignity Lecture – Hans Joas
Date: November 6, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium
“Slavery and Torture in a Global Perspective: Human Rights and the Western Tradition”
Hans Joas, professor for the Sociology of Religion at the Theological Faculty of Humboldt University, Berlin, and Ernst Troeltsch, professor of sociology and a member of the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago, will give the final lecture in the Murphy Institute’s lecture series on human dignity. For more information and to register, visit stthomas.edu/murphyinstitute.

 

Friday, November 07, 2014
November 2014 First Friday
Date: November 7, 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.

 

Cor Jesu
Date: November 7, 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, November 08, 2014
Graduate School of Professional Psychology Networking and Engaging Dialogue
Date: November 8, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Opus Hall, Minneapolis campus
Students and Alumni from the Graduate School of Professional Psychology will come together to discuss cultural responsiveness. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Organization, Learning and Development Fall Event
Date: November 11, 2014
This event is an opportunity to learn from high-level professionals in the field about the trends, challenges and best practices in the human resource and change fields. The event is offered free of charge to students, alumni and professional community and will include a closing session for those interested in learning more about programs in Strategic HR and Change Leadership. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Thursday, November 13, 2014
Tommie Connections: Kansas City
Date: November 13, 2014
Join alumni, parents and friends of St. Thomas for an evening of networking. Special guest speaker will be Dr. Julie Sullivan, president of St. Thomas. Mark your calendar and register by contacting the Alumni Association at ustalumni@stthomas.edu or (800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-7431.

 

Women Connect presents "Smart Women Plan"
Date: November 13, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Join St. Thomas Women Connect for the annual Smart Women Plan event, a financial planning seminar hosted on the University of St. Thomas Minneapolis campus.

 

Friday, November 14, 2014
ThreeSixty Journalism's Widening the Circle 2014
Date: November 14, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Join us at Widening the Circle to support ThreeSixty and our next generation of storytellers while connecting with professionals from the worlds of media, education, PR and politics. The evening features a reception, raffle, dinner and a timely discussion on race, media and youth led by NPR’s Eric Deggans.

 

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Purple on the Plaza
Date: November 15, 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.

 

Sunday, November 16, 2014
"Saint John's Abbey Church" Reading By Dr. Victoria Young
Date: November 16, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Christ Church Lutheran, 3224 - 34th Ave. S., Minneapolis
Join us for a reading and reception from Dr. Victoria Young's latest book.

 

Monday, November 17, 2014
Supervision Institute: Trauma-informed Supervision
Date: November 17, 2014
For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/socialwork/events.

 

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
International Leadership Program
Date: November 19, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Terrence Murphy Hall, Minneapolis campus
The International Leadership Forum brings in locally, nationally and internationally renowned leaders to discuss the theme of leadership in an international context. For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/celc/newsevents.

 

Friday, November 21, 2014
Group Work Institute
Date: November 21, 2014
What Do I Do? Facilitating Purposeful and Engaging Activities Throughout the Life of the Group
For more information on any of the following events, visit stthomas.edu/socialwork/events.