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Honoring Sisters, Mardi Gras Gala Raises $800K

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Pictured: Marianne and University President Dr. Robert Ivany, Sisters Paula Jean Miller, Clare Hunter, Mary Roberta Connors, Damien Marie Savino and Veronica Schueler, with Daniel Cardinal DiNardo

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo said it best during his opening prayer at the 63rd Annual Mardi Gras Gala when he commented on "hearts rejoicing" ... continue reading


UST Co-hosts US Aquinas Conference

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The University of St. Thomas Center for Thomistic Studies and the John Paul II Forum have joined forces to host the first U.S. Conference ... continue reading



UST, Friends March for Life in D.C., Austin

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Twenty two University of St. Thomas students, faculty and staff, along with a few students from University of Houston, Rice University and ... continue reading


UST/Archdiocese Awards Essay Contest Winners

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Catholic school students, parents and teachers from around the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston gathered to celebrate the winners of the ... continue reading


Franciscan Sisters Honored at UST Mardi Gras Gala

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The Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist will be honored at A Mardi Gras Tradition, the 63rd Annual Mardi Gras Gala, at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 12 ... continue reading


Lenten Lectures Honors Vatican II

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For 24 years, Wednesdays in Lent have been highlighted by a series of lectures at the University of St. Thomas that cover a wide range of ... continue reading



A Triptych on Catholic Identity

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Exploring one's Catholic identity is a natural part of faithfully experiencing one's faith. University of St. Thomas will host three events ... continue reading


Catholic Worker Seeks Success in Serving the Poor

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For many people, the path to success means climbing the corporate ladder and working to make more money, with little concern for the ... continue reading


Vocations Thrive at UST

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The measure of any great Catholic university is the quality of vocations being produced at the institution. Here at the University of St. ... continue reading


Reflections from UST's SleepOut for Social Justice

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University of St. Thomas held its 2nd Annual National SleepOut UST on Nov. 10-11. To promote awareness about homelessness in Houston, about ... continue reading


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Education Partnership Reduces Tuition, Increases Support for Military

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Divine Mercy University (DMU) is excited to announce its partnership with the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS). DMU will ... continue reading


Judge allows student group's abortion lawsuit to progress against Notre Dame Watch

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The University of Notre Dame's refusal to pay for drugs that can cause early abortions will face further litigation in court, after a ... continue reading



US education department may allow religious to receive federal student aid Watch

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The US Department of Education is proposing to restore eligibility to members of religious orders for certain federal higher education ... continue reading


Newman scholar critiques Catholic universities Watch

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Catholic universities should try to do more than run an assembly line of information for students who never learn to think, a prominent ... continue reading


The important legacy of the US' sole Catholic historically black university Watch

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This week the country marked National HBCU Week to recognize the accomplishments of historically black colleges and universities throughout ... continue reading


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