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Media Releases 2014

Oct. 23, 2014 “How to Counter a Counterstory (and Keep Those People in Their Place)” Award-Winning Scholar Hilde Lindemann to Deliver McKendy Memorial Lecture on Narrative Oct. 27
Oct. 20, 2014 Irving Chair in Journalism Public Lecture Oct. 23 - Award-Winning Author David Adams Richards on “Playing the Inside Out: Integrity in the Written Word”
Oct. 20, 2014 Annual Creamer Lecture Oct. 22 - Dr. Andrew Achenbaum on “Old Age: An Insiders Reflection”
Oct. 7, 2014 Public Lecture October 9 - “Writing Global-Scale History: Professional and Personal Reflections” - by Professor John McNeill, Georgetown University - Presented by the Institute for World History at St. Thomas University
Sept. 30, 2014 Eighth Annual Qualitative Lecture McMaster University’s Dr. Dorothy Pawluch “From Sin to Sickness: Shifting Ideas About Being Different”
Sept. 25, 2014 Dr. Michael Dawson Part of “Emerging Generation of Intellectual Leadership” St. Thomas University Professor Elected to the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists
Sept.16, 2014 Author David Adams Richards Named Irving Chair in Journalism at St. Thomas University
Sept. 9, 2014 Energy Policy and the Environment Subject of Research Reception at St. Thomas University Sept. 12
Sept. 8, 2014 Fine Arts Professor Dr. Martin Kutnowski Receives
Association of Atlantic Universities Distinguished Teaching Award
Aug 24, 2014 Bernard Riordon BA’70 is Inaugural Recipient of Carolyn Layden-Stevenson Distinguished Alumni Award
May 30, 2014 Board of Governors Approves Balanced Budget for 2014-15
May 13, 2014 Abbé Lanteigne to be Honoured with Eldred Savoie Award at St. Thomas University and Legislature Press Gallery Dinner May 21
May 5, 2014 St. Thomas University to Host Psychology Students for 2014 Science Atlantic Conference
May 1, 2014 Model United Nations Event May 2-3 Attracts Students from Across the Maritimes
Apr. 29, 2014 St. Thomas University to Host High School Students for Art and Human Rights Events April 30 to May 3 as Composer Martin Kutnowski and Artist Carlos Capelán Deliver Lectures
Apr. 29, 2014 Scott Duguay Named St. Thomas University Associate Vice-President – Enrolment Management
Apr. 25, 2014 Legal Reformer Kim Pate and Educator Israel Unger to Receive Honorary Degrees at St. Thomas University’s Spring Convocation May 13
Mar. 25, 2014 Criminology and Criminal Justice Lecture March 27 - Dr. Brent Snook on New Approaches to Police Investigative Work
Mar. 24, 2014 Fredericton’s Faith Communities Come Together as Neighbours for Celebration of Faith in Diversity on March 29
Mar. 24, 2014 Annual Anthropology Lecture March 27 - "Escape Velocities: Movements, Research, and the Radical Imagination" - Dr. Alex Khasnabish
Mar. 18, 2014 Science and Technology Studies Annual Lecture Thursday, March 20 - "Love Drugs, Cheating Genes, and the Ethics of Science Communication"
Mar. 15, 2014 School of Social Work Social Action Fair - Monday, March 17
Mar. 13, 2014 Students to Present Scholarly Work at 11th Annual Research and Ideas Fair on Friday, March 14, 2014
Mar. 3, 2014 St. Thomas University Partners with CampusTours to Release Photorealistic Interactive Campus Map
Feb. 19, 2014 St. Thomas University and Alumni Association Launch Recognition Program - Carolyn Layden-Stevenson Distinguished Alumni Award and Alumni Association Service Award to be Presented at Alumni Weekend in October 2014 Marking STU’s 50 Years in Fredericton
Feb. 12, 2014

Fredericton’s 2014 DOCTalks Symposium and Festival - Examining Culture and Identity February 12-16

Feb.7, 2014 St. Thomas University and Faculty Association Ratify Collective Agreements
Feb. 6, 2014 Fredericton’s 2014 DOCTalks Symposium and Festival Celebrates Research and Documentary Filmmaking Feb. 7-16
Jan. 14, 2014

A Firsthand Account of a Wrongful Conviction Annual Public Lecture in Criminology – January 21 Jeffrey Deskovic, Criminal Justice Advocate and Exoneree

Jan. 9, 2014

McKenna Centre for Communications and Public Policy - Distinguished Speaker Series Presents Michael Kirby January 20 at 7:30 pm

Media Releases 2013

Nov. 26, 2013 Workshop and Lecture Dec. 2-3 on Environmental Issues and Social Injustice Featuring Clayton Thomas-Muller and Gina Csanyi-Robah
Nov. 18, 2013 Theatre St. Thomas Presents Almost, Maine by John Cariani – November 20-23
Nov. 14, 2013

New Issue of Journal of New Brunswick Studies/Revue d’études sur le Nouveau-Brunswick Features Interview on Healthcare Funding and Sustainability

Nov. 12, 2013 A Talk on Young People, University Stress and Mental Health on Nov. 14 by Patrick Dion, Vice-Chair of the Mental Health Commission of Canada
Oct. 31, 2013

Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism Nov. 7 The New York Times Journalist David Carr on “The Next Big Thing Has Finally Arrived”

Oct. 29, 2013 Stacy Wilson and Lucrèce Nussbaum Named Honourary Co-Chairs of the 2014 CIS Women’s Ice Hockey National Championships
Oct. 25, 2013 St. Thomas University and Province of New Brunswick
Establish a Multi-Year Tuition Fee Schedule and New Funding Agreement
Oct. 24, 2013

Annual Creamer Lecture in Gerontology Oct. 30 “Normal Ageing: Stereotypes and Dementia” Dr. Edward Helmes, James Cook University, Australia

Oct. 21, 2013 Irving Chair in Journalism Lecture Oct. 24
“How the Mainstream Media Fail Women and What You Can Do About It” by CBC Producer Talin Vartanian
Oct. 18, 2013 John McKendy Annual Lecture on Narrative Oct. 23
“The Limits, Dangers, and Absolute Indispensability of Stories” by Arthur Frank
Oct. 16, 2013 Public Lecture – Oct. 21 “Middle East and Israel Update”
Eran Singer, Middle East Editor of Israel Public Radio
Sept. 24, 2013 St. Thomas University to Award Honourary Degrees to Bob Kenny and Herménégilde Chiasson at Fall Convocation October 19
Sept. 22, 2013 Public Lecture – September 24 - “The Politics of the Trail: Reflexive Mountain Biking along the Frontier of Jerusalem” by Oded Löwenheim, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Sept. 20, 2013 Annual History Lecture – September 23 - “The Korean Powder Keg: What Two Millennia of History Suggest About the Future” by Dr. Donald Baker, University of British Columbia
Sept. 16, 2013 Public Lecture - September 18 - “A Fate in Common? The Evacuation of German Saarland and French Lorraine at the Beginning of the Second World War Atlantic” by Nicholas Williams of Saarland University and the Université Paris-Sorbonne
Sept. 9, 2013 St. Thomas University Becomes a Member of the Royal Society of Canada
Sept. 6, 2013 History Professor Dr. Brad Cross Receives Association of Atlantic Universities Distinguished Teaching Award for 2013
July 15, 2013 St. Thomas University and the University of New Brunswick Host International Guidance Counsellors Gathering July 15-17
May 15, 2013 Steve Murphy to be Honoured with Eldred Savoie Award
at Annual Press Gallery Dinner May 22
May 10, 2013 Dr. E. Ann Collins Appointed Chair of St. Thomas University’s Board of Governors
May 6, 2013 Psychology Professor Dr. Michelle Lafrance and Journalism Professor Mark Tunney to be Honoured for Excellence in Teaching at Spring Convocation
May 3, 2013 St. Thomas University Board of Governors Approves Balanced Budget for 2013-14
April 24, 2013 St. Thomas University Alumnus Doug Young to be Awarded Honourary Degree at Spring Convocation on May
April 2, 2013 Faculty Book Launch for “Wake of the Aspy”
Dr. Stewart Donovan, Department of English Language and Literature April 5th at 3:30 PM
April 2, 2013 Composer Farshid Samandari - “Memoirs Untold: a Personal Glimpse at Human Rights in Iran” - Lecture & Recital April 4
Mar. 15, 2013 Public Symposium on Dimensions of Corruption and Book Launch “Corruption as Power: Criminal Governance in Peru During the Fujimori Era”
Mar. 13, 2013 The Liberal Arts Explore Controversial and Competing Ideas as Students Present Scholarly Work at Tenth Annual Research and Ideas Fair
Feb. 28, 2013 Frank McKenna Pledges $1 Million to St. Thomas University
Feb. 11, 2013 New Works of Fiction, Poetry and Essays Featured in
Latest Issue of The Nashwaak Review
Feb. 5, 2013 Theatre St. Thomas Presents Bertolt Brecht’s “The Caucasian Chalk Circle” February 6–9 in the Blackbox Theatre
Jan. 15, 2013 Faculty Book Launch Dr. Kathleen McConnell’s “Pain, Porn and Complicity: Women Heroes from Pygmalion to Twilight”
Jan.14, 2013 Yellow Box Gallery Opens Sky Pape Exhibition “Selections from the Bellagio Suite”
Jan. 9, 2013 Journal of New Brunswick Studies / Revue d’études sur le Nouveau-Brunswick Launches New Issue


Media Releases 2012

Nov. 20, 2012 St. Thomas University Names Jeff Wright Vice President (Advancement)
Nov. 13, 2012 St. Thomas University Announces Establishment of
The Frank McKenna Centre for Communications and Public Policy
Nov. 5, 2012 “The Knowledge of Our Very Old” -- Dr. Lynne Gouliquer Earns Banting Fellowship to Study the Resilience of Elders
Oct. 30, 2012 “Global Trends in Higher Education” St. Thomas University and Department of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Co-Host Provincial Conference Nov. 2-3
Oct. 30, 2012 “Yes, I Will Wait: In Praise of Long Journeys, Long Interviews — and a Longer Stay” Journalist and Writer Nahlah Ayed To Deliver Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism Nov. 7
Oct. 28, 2012 Annual John McKendy Lecture Nov. 1 - Economist and Historian Dr. Deidre McCloskey on “Institutions Are the Stories We Tell”
Oct. 24, 2012 “Quebec: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly” - Award-Winning Journalist and Filmmaker Francine Pelletier To Deliver Irving Chair in Journalism Lecture Oct. 29
Oct. 23, 2012 Public Lecture Oct. 26 - “The Economics of Shale Gas: The Promise and the Evidence” Deborah Rogers, Economist and Financial Consultant
Oct. 22, 2012 Annual Vigod Lecture Oct. 25 - International Human Rights Activist Nazanin Afshin-Jam on “The Power of One”
Oct. 19, 2012 Professor Jeffrey Webster to Deliver Annual Creamer Lecture - “Wisdom of Narratives and Narratives of Wisdom” on October 24
Oct. 19, 2012 UFO-logist to Deliver New Brunswick Distinguished Lecture - “Flying Saucers and Science” on October 24
Oct. 15, 2012 Annual Great Ideas Lecture October 18 -- Dr. Wei Zhang to Discuss Human Rights in China
Oct. 11, 2012 Award-Winning Journalist Rick MacInnes-Rae to Deliver Annual History Lecture October 16
Oct. 11, 2012 “Federal Corrections in Canada: An Ombudsman’s Perspective” - Howard Sapers, Canada’s Correctional Investigator to Deliver Criminology Lecture on October 16
Sept. 24, 2012 “Improving Democracy in Canada” -- Former Federal Liberal Party Leader Stephane Dion to Address Political Science Conference at St. Thomas University Sept. 28
Sept. 24, 2012 “Motherhood in the Cross-Hairs” -- Sociologist Claudia Malacrida to Deliver Annual Qualitative Lecture Sept. 28
Sept. 21, 2012 Public Lecture and Book Launch Sept. 26 - Professor Jan Wong’s “Out of the Blue, a Memoir of Workplace Depression, Recovery, Redemption and, Yes, Happiness”
Sept. 17, 2012 A Community Celebration of Gerontology’s Twenty-Five Years -- Dr. Andrew Achenbaum to Speak on Gerontology in New Brunswick -- Sept. 19 at 4 PM
July 26, 2012 Rural Social Justice Centre for Research
Hosting International Conference on Rural Women’s Studies
July 10, 2012 Director of International Recruitment Ryan Sullivan Named President-Elect of International Admissions Organization
June 28, 2012 St. Thomas University Appoints Faculty Deans and Assistant Vice-President (Research)
June 28, 2012 Miramichi Folk Singer and Community Builder Susan Butler To Be Honoured at Summer Convocation on July 11
June 11, 2012 Winners Announced for 2012 Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
May 1, 2012
April 24, 2012 Honourary Degrees to be Conferred on Judge Michael McKee and Truth and Reconciliation Commissioner Marie Wilson at Spring Convocation
April 18, 2012 Christine Morris Honoured with Eldred Savoie Award for Excellence and Dedication in New Brunswick Journalism
April 11, 2012 Atlantic Canadian Poets’ Online Archive Launched
April 5, 2012 STU Jazz Year-End Concert Honours Local Musicians Harry Rigby, Bill Richardson, Tony George and Nick DeVries April 11 at 7:30 PM
April 3, 2012 Unique Celebration of Faith in Diversity Brings Together Fredericton’s Faith Communities April 4
Mar. 15, 2012 Students Present Scholarly Work at Annual Research and Ideas Fair and Atlantic Undergraduate English Conference This Weekend - Sheree Fitch, Keynote Speaker
Mar. 15, 2012 Human Rights, Social Justice and Canadian Complicity with Torture Criminology and Human Rights Symposium March 21 and 22
Mar. 14, 2012 Faculty Book Launch March 16 – Dr. Stewart Donovan
From Ingonish Out: New and Selected Poetry
Mar. 9, 2012 Annual Lodhi Lecture in Human Rights “Nuclear Disarmament: A Conundrum For Obama” by Dr. Shreesh Juyal
Mar. 7, 2012 Japanese Language Speech Contest - March 1
Feb. 28, 2012 Yellow Box Gallery Public Lecture and Exhibit Opening March 1 - "Romanian Redux"
Feb. 24, 2012 Public Lecture - “Putting a Face on the Past: Exploring the Popularization of History” Writer & Broadcaster Bob Kroll
Feb. 24, 2012 Public Lecture - “Marie Marguerite Rose and Slavery in Louisbourg, 1713-1768” by Historian Ken Donovan
Feb. 17, 2012 Public Lecture - “Is Faith Important on Today's University Campus?” Dr. Eli Diamond, Dalhousie University
Feb. 17, 2012 Public Lecture - Dr. Susanne Klausen, Carleton University: “Sex, Shame and Suicide: The Criminalization of Trans-Racial Sex and the Disciplining of White Male Heterosexuality in South Africa during Apartheid, 1948-1990”
Feb. 5, 2012 Latest Issue of The Nashwaak Review Features Poetry, Fiction, Essays, Reviews, Travel and Artwork
Jan. 31, 2012 Professors Collaborate on “Witnesses and the Law” - Faculty Book Launch Feb. 3
Jan. 30, 2012 Faculty Receive University Research Awards Diverse Topics From Ford Motors to Police Socialization
Jan. 28, 2012 “Where Ideas Come From” Bernie Lucht to Deliver Annual Irving Chair in Journalism Lecture Jan. 31
Jan. 25, 2012 Celebration of Faith in Diversity To Bring Together Fredericton’s Faith Communities
Jan. 24, 2012 Annual Aquinas Lecture - “Dialogue as Method and Morality: Plato’s Gorgias” by Dr. Francois Renaud, Universite de Moncton
Jan. 23, 2012 Great Debates Seminar Series - “Beyond Capitalism? Catholic Social Teaching on Economics for the 21st Century” - Father Raymond de Souza
Jan. 22, 2012 Theatre St. Thomas Presents “Oh What a Lovely War” from January 25-28
Jan. 13, 2012 Prominent Legal Scholar Dr. Alan Clarke
Named Endowed Chair in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Jan.11, 2012 Public Speakers’ Series Carries on Occupy Movement in Fredericton

Media Releases 2011

Dec. 2, 2011 New Brunswick’s Social and Economic Balancing Act Explored in New Issue of Journal of New Brunswick Studies/Revue d’études sur le Nouveau-Brunswick
Dec. 1, 2011 Lily Fraser Appointed St. Thomas University’s Vice-President (Finance and Administration)
Nov. 29, 2011 Mary-Dan Johnston Selected as a 2012 Rhodes Scholar - Third Rhodes Scholar in Eight Years from the University
Nov. 22, 2011 Faculty Book Launch - Dr. Deborah van den Hoonaard’s “Qualitative Research in Action: A Canadian Primer”
Nov. 21, 2011 Native Awareness Days Public Lecture “Intangible Heritage - the Cosmology of a Cultural Landscape” Scholar Maureen Matthews - November 23
Nov. 21, 2011 “Identities” A Yellow Box Gallery Exhibit by Herménégilde Chiasson - Public Lecture and Launch - Thursday, November 24
Nov. 14, 2011 Neil Reynolds to Deliver Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism - “The Last Commandment: Thou Shall Not Beguile” - November 17
Nov. 2, 2011

Criminology Lecture - “Building Our Way Towards Safer Communities? Prison Capacity Expansion and the Need for an Alternative Approach” by Professor Justin Piché, Memorial University

Nov. 2, 2011 Native Awareness Days - November 2011 - “Our Home on Native Land”
Nov. 1, 2011 The Great Debates Seminar Series - “Are Unjust Laws Really Laws? Legal Positivism vs. The Natural Law Tradition” - Dr. Peter Koritansky
Nov. 1, 2011 John McKendy Memorial Lecture on Narrative “Living Narratively: From Theory to Experience” - Dr. Clive Baldwin, Canada Research Chair in Narrative
Oct. 31, 2011 Annual Creamer Lecture - "Family Ties and Aging: Ongoing Realities in Changing Times"
Oct. 18, 2011 Dr. Carey Watt’s “Civilizing Missions in Colonial and Postcolonial South Asia”
Faculty Book Launch - Friday, Oct. 21
Oct. 17, 2011 John XXIII Chair of Studies in Catholic Theology Launches The Great Debates Seminar Series
“Augustine’s Confessions and the Liberal Arts Tradition” by Dr. Ryan Topping - October 20
Oct. 6, 2011 Annual Political Science Lecture Oct. 11 - “The Global Financial Crisis: Have Scholars and Polcymakers Learned the Right Lessons?” - Dr. Eric Helleiner, Balsillie School of International Affairs and University of Waterloo
Oct. 1, 2011 “A Community Engaged to Be the Very Best We Can Be” - Dawn Russell Installed as St. Thomas University’s President and Vice Chancellor
Sept. 29, 2011 Annual History Lecture / Vigod Memorial Lecture
Dr. Edward Kissi on “Beyond the Holocaust: A Comparative Interpretation of Genocide and Mass Murder in Cambodia, Rwanda and Darfur
Sept. 26, 2011 Annual Qualitative Lecture Sept. 30 - “Empire of Scrounge: Dumpster Diving, Graffiti, Urban Culture, Public Memorials” Dr. Jeff Ferrell, Texas State University
Sept. 26, 2011 Annual Science and Technology Studies Lecture
"The Long History of Dietetics: Thinking about Food, Expertise and the Self” Dr. Steven Shapin - Harvard University
Sept. 26, 2011 World Renowned Ecological Economist William Rees to Speak at Work in a Warming World Atlantic Forum on September 29
Sept. 26, 2011 “Hard Work Pays Off” - 25 Tommies Named CCAA National Scholars
Sept. 22, 2011 Criminology and Criminal Justice Endowed Chair Public Lecture Mr. Big: Exposing Undercover Investigations in Canada Kouri Keenan, Simon Fraser University
Sept. 20, 2011 Youth Exploring Solutions: Youth Engagement in New Brunswick Framework of Principles for Youth Engagement To Be Launched at National Council of Child and Youth Advocates Conference
Sept. 13, 2011 Book Launch - September 16 - The Seduction of Ethics: Transforming the Social Sciences by Dr. Will van den Hoonaard
Sept. 12, 2011 Public Lecture September 14 - “A Future Without Nuclear Weapons” by Hon. Douglas Roche, OC
Aug. 25, 2011 Work in a Warming World Atlantic Forum at St. Thomas University September 29-30 - Saving the Planet and Creating Jobs
Aug. 11, 2011 STU Tommies Welcome TSN’s Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie to Fredericton Sept. 9 - “Hockey Dad - True Confessions from a (Crazy?) Hockey Parent”
July 8, 2011 St. Thomas University Names Producer Bernie Lucht Irving Chair in Journalism
June 30, 2011 Community Leader Judith Chernin Budovitch and Publisher Virgil Duff to Receive Honorary Degrees at Summer Convocation July 13
June 21, 2011 St. Thomas University Awarded CIS Women’s Hockey Championship for 2014
June 19, 2011 St. Thomas University Hosts New Brunswick Open Chess Championship June 24-26
June 10, 2011 St. Thomas University and Faculty Association Ratify Collective Agreements
May 26, 2011 Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Narrative
Launches E-Journal Narrative Works and Welcomes New Canada Research Chair
May 25, 2011 Atlantic Student Journalism Awards Announced - Radio Story About Bullying of Gay Teens Winning Entry
May 24, 2011 History Professor Rusty Bittermann Wins Atlantic Book Award
May 18, 2011 Board of Governors Approves Balanced Budget for 2011-12
May 6, 2011 Broadening the Role of Anthropology Canadian Anthropological Society Meets at St. Thomas University
April 28, 2011 Professors Russ Hunt and Trevor Sawler to be Honoured for Teaching Excellence at Spring Convocation
April 27, 2011 Honourary Degrees to be Conferred on Sister Sandra Barrett, Naomi Klein and Brad Woodside at Spring Convocation on May 15
April 27, 2011 Troy Ryan Named Head Coach of STU Tommies Men’s Hockey Team
April 23, 2011 Social Work Professor Dr. Arielle Dylan Receives SSHRC Grant to Study Youth Perspectives on a First Nation-Corporate Agreement
April 4, 2011 Book Launch - Dr. Dawne Clarke's "A Sociological Study of Scholarly Writing and Publishing: How Academics Produce and Share Their Research"
April 4, 2011 STU Jazz Spring Concert April 7 - Woodstock High School Band to Join Performance
Mar. 29, 2011 Launch of the New Brunswick Literary Encyclopedia
Mar. 28, 2011 STU Singers Concert April 4 - “Widening the Circle”
Mar. 24, 2011 St. Thomas University Names Dawn Russell President and Vice Chancellor
Mar. 21, 2011 March 31st Deadline for Submissions Approaching for Fifth Annual Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
Mar. 17, 2011 Journalist and Writer Jackie Webster to be Honoured with the ‘Eldred Savoie Award for Excellence and Dedication in New Brunswick Journalism’ at Annual Press Gallery Dinner
Mar. 17, 2011 Students Present Their Scholarly Work at
Eighth Annual Research and Ideas Fair
Mar. 17, 2011 Fifth Annual History Lecture - “The Elephant and the Empire: Reading US-Latin American Relations in the Age of Wikileaks”
Mar. 14, 2011 Lodhi Lecture in Human Rights - “Youth Leadership in Human Rights: What’s Been Done, What You Could Do”
Feb. 28, 2011 STU Begins Search for Men’s Hockey Coach
Feb. 24, 2011 Overtime Improv Choir to Perform at STU Women’s Hockey Game Sunday, February 27 at LBR
Feb. 21, 2011 Theatre St. Thomas Double Bill “Heart’s Desire” by Caryl Churchill & “The Real Inspector Hound” by Tom Stoppard
Feb. 20, 2011 Reading Without Boundaries Vladimir Tasic Presents “Farewell Gift” on Feb. 22
Feb. 20, 2011 Rural Social Justice Centre for Research “For the Love of Food” Food Justice Series - Feb. 21 to Apr. 4
Feb. 7, 2011 Nominations Sought for Eldred Savoie Award for Excellence and Dedication in New Brunswick Journalism and Annual Press Gallery Dinner Set for April 6
Jan. 24, 2011 “Has the Future Become Obsolete?” - Dr. Paul Abela to Deliver Annual Aquinas Lecture on Jan. 27
Jan. 19, 2011 New Brunswick Annual Distinguished Lecture - “Why New Brunswick Needs Charlotte Taylor” - A Lecture by Sally Armstrong
Jan. 18, 2011 STU Tommies Cross Country Running Team Launches Shoe Drive - “Bare Your Soles” Collecting Shoes for Haiti and West Africa
Jan. 17, 2011 New Faculty Research Awards at St. Thomas University
Jan. 13, 2011 St. Thomas University and University of New Brunswick to Host Stellar Line Up of Influential Canadians at Congress 2011
Jan. 13, 2011 Showcasing Atlantic Canada's University Community
Jan. 12, 2011 David Adams Richards Named Artist in Residence
Jan. 10, 2011 Faculty Book Launch - “Storying Later Life: Issues, Investigations, and Interventions in Narrative Gerontology”

Media Releases 2010

Dec. 17, 2010 St. Thomas University Names Michael Hill Director of Programming for Miramichi
Dec. 9, 2010 St. Thomas University Imposes Sanction on Men’s Volleyball Team Following Hazing Incident - Will Enhance Student Code of Conduct
Dec. 7, 2010 History Professor Rusty Bittermann’s New Book Sailor’s Hope Published by McGill-Queen’s University Press
Dec. 6, 2010 The Next Folding Theatre Company Presents “Henry Moon: Conducts and Mischiefs of the Lunar Rogue” at the Black Box Theatre - Dec. 10-11
Nov. 28, 2010 Public Lecture - Conversations from the Longhouse - A Dialogue on Wabanaki Culture and Perspectives - “To Hold it in My Hand” by Pam Ward
Nov. 26, 2010 Cecilia Francis, Nathalie Godbout, Moira Kelly Murphy, and Susanne Willett Join St. Thomas University’s Board of Governors
Nov. 25, 2010 New Canada Research Chair in Narrative Studies Awarded and Canada Research Chair in Qualitative Research and Analysis Renewed
Nov. 23, 2010 Theatre St. Thomas Presents “Top Girls” by Caryl Churchill Nov. 24-27
Nov. 22, 2010 Public Lecture - “Are There No Limits? Religious Freedom in Canada” by Dr. Lori Beaman, Canada Research Chair and Visiting Scholar
Nov. 18, 2010 Public Lecture - “Christian Economy and Our Fractured World” by Monsignor Liam Bergin, Rector of Pontifical Irish College
Nov. 5, 2010 Faculty Book Launch - "For Their Own Good" Civilian Evacuations in Germany and France, 1939-1945 by Dr. Julia Torrie, Department of History
Nov. 2, 2010 “A Public Commons for the Exchange of Ideas About the Province” Journal of New Brunswick Studies/Revue d’études sur le Nouveau-Brunswick
Oct. 31, 2010 Public Lecture - “Lessons from the Great Recession” - Dr. Javed Ashraf, Professor of Economics, University of St. Thomas (Houston)
Oct. 25, 2010 Public Lecture and Exhibit Opening - “4 Walls 6 Decades” by Jeffrey Spalding
Oct. 25, 2010 Schooling ‘In the Language’ - Dr. Andrea Bear Nicholas Launches Programme to Revitalize Maliseet Language
Oct. 21, 2010 Annual Creamer Lecture - “Aging and Spirituality: Our Journeys to Wisdom” - Dr. Andrew Achenbaum, University of Houston
Oct. 19, 2010 Documentary Filmmaker Alexandre Trudeau as “Witness” Vigod Memorial Lecture in Human Rights
Oct. 15, 2010 John McKendy Memorial Lecture on Narrative - Sheree Fitch on “The Never-Ending, Ever-After Story... Narrative, Healing, and Wholeness”
Oct. 14, 2010 Public Lecture - “Same-Sex Marriage and Religion in Canada: Beyond ‘Pelvic Orthodoxy’?” - Dr. Pamela Dickey Young, Queen’s University School of Religion
Oct. 13, 2010 Public Lecture - Irving Chair in Journalism - Jan Wong on “My Long March from Mao to Now: A Canadian Journalist’s Adventures in China and Beyond”
Oct. 12, 2010 Fifteen St. Thomas University Tommies Named Canadian Colleges Athletics Association National Scholars
Oct. 12, 2010 New Date: Annual Great Ideas Lecture - John Alvis on “The Plan of Zeus: Gods, Heroes, and Politics”
Oct. 11, 2010 New Exhibit in Yellow Box Gallery - Homecoming by Stephanie Weirathmueller
Oct. 11, 2010 Public Lecture - The Aftermath of Balkan Wars 1991-2001: The Geo-politics of Sectarianism by Dr. Lawrence French, Endowed Chair in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Sept. 26, 2010 The Globe and Mail Foreign Correspondent Stephanie Nolen to Deliver Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism
Sept. 26, 2010 St. Thomas University Hosts Conference on Liberal Arts Education Sept. 30 - Oct. 2 / Ronald Wright to Deliver Keynote Address
Sept. 20, 2010 Annual Qualitative Lecture - “Any Time But Now: Obstacles to Mindfulness” by Dr. Kerry Daly, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, University of Guelph
Sept. 20, 2010 Journal of New Brunswick Studies Sneak Preview Inaugural Essay: “New Brunswick: Let’s Not Waste a Crisis” by Donald Savoie
Aug. 30, 2010 Dr. Laurence French Named Endowed Chair in Criminology and Criminal Justice at St. Thomas University
Aug. 23, 2010 Public Lecture - “Elder Care in India: Present and Future”
Dr. Jamuna Duvvuru, Centre for Research On Aging
Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati
Aug. 23, 2010 New Intaglio Print Series Exhibited in Yellow Box Gallery
For Those Who Have Gone Before by William Forrestall
Aug. 9, 2010 Claire Morris and Marie-Paule Thériault Join St. Thomas University’s Board of Governors
Aug. 4, 2010 Hon. Senator Noël Kinsella to Receive Catholic University Education Leadership Award
Aug. 3, 2010 Political Science Professor Mikhail Molchanov Receives SSHRC Grant to Study Russian Foreign Relations
July 26, 2010 Answering a Need - Labrador Bachelor of Social Work Programme
July 22, 2010 Alexandrya Eaton Exhibition at McCain Hall’s Yellow Box Gallery
July 16, 2010 St. Thomas University to Strengthen Presence in Miramichi
July 14, 2010 “An Inspiring Place to Learn” - St. Thomas University Summer Convocation Honours Diplomat, Teacher, and Professor Emeritus
June 29, 2010 St. Thomas University to Honour Diplomat, New Brunswick Teacher and Professor Emeritus at Summer Convocation
June 28, 2010 St. Thomas University Hosts New Brunswick Open Chess Championship July 2-4
June 21, 2010 Graduates Receive Prestigious Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Scholarships
June 14, 2010 Winners Declared for 2010 Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
May 18, 2010 Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Narrative Hosting International Narrative Matters Conference May 20-23
May 16, 2010 St. Thomas University Professors Honoured for Teaching Excellence and Instructional Leadership
May 16, 2010 Expectations for a Better Future - St. Thomas University Celebrates Spring Convocation
May 4, 2010 St. Thomas University to Confer Honourary Degrees on Author Sheree Fitch and Arts Patron Scott Griffin at Spring Convocation
April 29, 2010 Faculty Book Launch: "David Adams Richards of the Miramichi" by Dr. Tony Tremblay
April 16, 2010 Public Lecture Atlantic Centre for Qualitative Research and Analysis and the Gerontology Department Present Dr. Kate Bennett on Older Widows and Widowers
April 8, 2010 Faculty Book Launch - “By Himself: The Older Man’s Experience of Widowhood” by Deborah van den Hoonaard
April 5, 2010 STU Jazz Centenary Celebration Concert - Release of New Recording Fast Forward
March 30, 2010 St. Thomas University Begins Feasibility Study for Miramichi College of Extension
March 30, 2010 St. Thomas University and National Centre for First Nations Governance Sign Development Memorandum
March 25, 2010 Celebration of Faith in Diversity Brings Together Fredericton’s Faith Communities
March 22, 2010 St. Thomas University Welcomes New Aboriginal Education Staff - Alumni Christopher George and Doreen Saulis Aim to Create ‘Environment of Success’
March 12, 2010 Annual Lodhi Lecture in Human Rights - “The Legacy of the Japanese Canadian Redress Experience”
March 11, 2010 Students Present Their Scholarly Work at Seventh Annual Student Research and Ideas Fair
March 10, 2010 STU Tommie Matt Robertson Earns ACAA Shoveller Award
March 3, 2010 Theatre St. Thomas Presents “Twitch” and “Zinc” March 11 to 14 - Curtain Rises on Two Plays Written by Alumni for Centenary
March 1, 2010 Public Lecture - Women and the Recession by Monica Townson
Feb 25, 2010 St. Thomas University Names Dr. Barry Craig Vice-President (Academic)
Feb 20, 2010 St. Thomas University Professor Carla Gunn Shortlisted For Prestigious International Book Award
Feb 19, 2010 Native Awareness Days - February 22 to 26 - “Got Land? Thank an Indian”
Feb 19, 2010 St. Thomas University Students Host Atlantic University Undergraduate History and Classics Conference
Feb 17, 2010 “Two Languages, One Story” - Public Forum on Journalism in a Bilingual Province
Feb 17, 2010 « Les deux langues à la une » - Forum public sur le journalisme dans une province bilingue
Feb 10, 2010 Public Lecture - The Twilight of Human Rights? What Motivates the Use of Extreme Measures in National Security?
Feb 8, 2010 The STU Reader - Poetry, Prose and Fiction by St. Thomas University Writers Book Launch on February 17
Feb 4, 2010 John XXIII Lecture Series - “Dialogue, Difference and Human Development: Gendered Perspectives on Catholic Social Teaching” by Dr. Tina Beattie
Feb 2, 2010 “Exchanges” - Artistic Collaboration Between Kindergarten Students and Fine Arts Students
Jan 26, 2010 Annual Aquinas Lecture - Dr. Simon Sparks - What We Talk About When We Talk About Art
Jan 24, 2010 Public Lecture - “The Experience of a Jewish Boy in Poland Before and During World War II” - International Day to Commemorate Victims of the Holocaust
Jan 23, 2010 St. Thomas University Welcomes First Inductees to the ‘STU Tommies Wall of Fame’
Jan 22, 2010 Fourth Annual Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
Jan 22, 2010 Public Lecture - “Exploring the Mind of the Canadian Voter: Nik Nanos on the Pollster’s Art”
Jan 18, 2010 St. Thomas University Professors Earn Gerontological Society of America Award
Jan 11, 2010 Science and Technology Studies Annual Lecture - “Fixing the Sky: The Checkered History of Weather and Climate Control” - Dr. James Fleming, Colby College
Jan 8, 2010 Faculty Book Launch - The Ashgate Research Companion to Political Leadership
Jan 5, 2010 Public Forum - The Sale of NB Power and the Future of New Brunswick

Media Releases 2009

Dec 15, 2009 Theme for Congress 2011 Announced by St. Thomas University and University of New Brunswick
Dec 8, 2009 Annual Advent Lecture Series - “Isaiah: The Scroll of the Messiah” by Rev. Msgr. Brian Henneberry, Vicar General and Chancellor of the Diocese of Saint John
Dec 4, 2009 Dialogues with Darwin Lecture Series - “Darwin and Rhetoric: The Origin and the Language of Science” by Dr. Ross Leckie - Creative Writing Programme, UNB
Dec 1, 2009 Annual Bishop Dollard Lecture Features Poet Laureate of Toronto - “The Poet-Priest and the Incarnational Imagination” - Pier Giorgio Di Cicco
Nov 30, 2009 St. Thomas University Appoints Dennis Cochrane Interim President and Vice Chancellor
Nov 27, 2009 Annual Advent Lecture Series - “No Longer at Ease Here in the Old Dispensation - The Challenge of Being a Pilgrim People” by Dr. Barry Craig, St. Thomas University
Nov 27, 2009 Dialogues with Darwin Lecture Series “God and Mr. Darwin: So What’s the Problem?” by Dr. Michael W. Higgins
Nov 23, 2009 Chair of New Brunswick Studies Hosts Renaissance College Students in a Roundtable on Self-Sufficiency
Nov 19, 2009 St. Thomas University Centre for Research on Youth at Risk Presents Launch of Film Four Feet Up
Nov 18, 2009 Theatre St. Thomas Presents Caryl Churchill’s Cloud 9
Nov 16, 2009 Dialogues with Darwin Presents “150 Years of Building on The Origin: How Science Today Would Blow Darwin’s Mind” by Dr. Stephen Heard
Nov 16, 2009 Public Lecture - “Cops on Campus: Law Enforcement and Student Occupations of Canadian Universities During the 1960s”
Nov 10, 2009 Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director Sue Gardner to Deliver the 7th Annual Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism
Nov 6, 2009 Public Lecture – “Why the Human Rights System Isn’t Working” - Dr. Paul Groarke, Endowed Chair in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Oct 26, 2009 Annual John XXIII Lecture Series - “Reimagining Catholicism: An Irish perspective in the light of institutional abuse” - Michael Kelly, Deputy Editor, The Irish Catholic
Oct 26, 2009 Faculty Book - Launch Kathy Mac -The Hundefräulein Papers
Oct 21, 2009 Atlantic Centre for Qualitative Research and Analysis Lecture - “The University as an Informing Space: Understanding Students’ Experiences on Campus and Beyond” - Dr. Lisa M. Given, University of Alberta
Oct 21, 2009 St. Thomas University Holocaust Centre Presents "Once There was a Shtetl Named Lunna" Lecture by Dr. Ruth Marcus
Oct 19, 2009 New Brunswick Distinguished Lecture Series Presents David Adams Richards author of God Is
Oct 19, 2009 Dr. Bernie Vigod Memorial Lecture in Human Rights “The End of Slavery” Kevin Bales, Pulitzer Prize Nominee
Oct 7, 2009 Dr. Thomas King to deliver The John McKendy Memorial Lecture in Narrative,“Quick and Slick: Why Narrative Will Not Save the World”
Oct 7, 2009 “Why are Americans Hungrier than Canadians?” - Joel Berg, Activist and author of All You Can Eat: How Hungry is America?
Oct 5, 2009 Michael Harris to Deliver “The Donald Marshall Story: Facts and Myths” Annual Irving Chair Lecture
Oct 2, 2009 St. Thomas University to Host 2009 Maritime Open Chess Tournament
Sept 29, 2009 St. Thomas University Names Michael Harris Irving Chair in Journalism
Sept 23, 2009 “Rock Paper Scissors” Art Exhibit Opens at St. Thomas Yellow Box Gallery
Sept 22, 2009 An Overview of Research Ethics Review in Canada - Dr. Iara Guerriero to Deliver Presentation on Research Ethics
Sept 21,2009 Exploring the Dimensions of Self-Sufficiency for New Brunswick New Brunswick and Atlantic Studies Research and Development Centre Book Launch
Sept 16, 2009 Faculty Book Launch Dr. Robin Vose, History Department Dominicans, Muslims and Jews in the Medieval Crown of Aragon
Sept 15, 2009 Annual History Lecture “Civilians in a World at War, 1914-1918” Dr. Tammy Proctor, Wittenberg University
Sept 14, 2009 Narrative Conversations with Men About Perpetrating Abuse Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Narrative Workshop
Sept 1, 2009 Sixteen St. Thomas University Tommies Named Canadian Interuniversity Sport Academic All-Canadians
Aug 12, 2009 St. Thomas University to Begin Presidential Search Process Following Resignation of Dr. Michael W. Higgins
July 6, 2009 Honourary Degrees to be Conferred on Measha  Brueggergosman and Mabel Doak at Summer Convocation
June 23, 2009 St. Thomas University Awarded National Cross Country Running Championship
June 17, 2009 E‐Paper Series Launched by New Brunswick and Atlantic Studies Research and Development Centre
June 15, 2009 Ann Collins, Nancy Creamer Ervin and Dianne Wilkins Appointed to St. Thomas University’s Board of Governors
June 11, 2009 Winners Declared for 2009 Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
June 11, 2009 St. Thomas University Students Travelling to Ecuador for Community Development Project
June 9, 2009 Board of Governors Approves Balanced Budget for 2009‐2010
June 3, 2009 Russian Government and Community Leaders to Visit New Brunswick
June 1, 2009 “An Opportunity of a Lifetime” St. Thomas University Graduates Receive Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Funding for Graduate Study
May 10, 2009 St. Thomas University Celebrates 99th Spring Convocation - ‘A Lifetime of Lessons in Four Years’  
May 10, 2009 Professors Recognized for Excellence in Scholarly Activities - Teaching Award to Honour Professor John McKendy 
April 20, 2009 St. Thomas University to Confer Honourary Degrees on Ned Landry, Lee Maracle, and Ron Rolheiser at 99th Spring Convocation
April 14, 2009 NBASRDC Symposium - Communities, Cultures, and Collaboration - Where We Are Now - Research on New Brunswick
April 14, 2009 Mike Eagles Named Director of Athletics
April 14, 2009 Paul Cormier Named Thomas McCann Memorial Trophy Winner
Graduating Class Celebrate Their Community and Accomplishments
April 6, 2009 St. Thomas University To Target US Market With Government of Canada Support
Mar 30, 2009 St. Thomas University Social Work Programme Receives National Award
Mar 21, 2009 Science and Technology Studies Public Lecture - "Empty Cages: An Introduction to Animal Rights" by Philosopher and Animal Rights Theorist Dr. Tom Regan
Mar 20, 2009 Sixth Annual Student Research and Ideas Fair
Mar 19, 2009 Faculty Book Launch - Women and Depression: Recovery and Resistance by Dr. Michelle Lafrance, Psychology Department
Mar 16, 2009 “Stand Up! Let’s Talk About It” - Sexual Assault Awareness and Education Events March 18-20
Mar 16, 2009 Public Lecture - “Social Justice or Social Terrorism - the Choice for Social Work” by Dr. Bob Mullaly
Mar 13, 2009 Atlantic Canada Japanese Language Speech Contest at St. Thomas University
Mar 11, 2009 Public Lecture and Recital - William Rothstein on “Beethoven and the Sonata Form”
Mar 11, 2009 Science and Technology Studies Public Talk - Sex: Chimpanzees, Bonobos and the Humans Who Study Them
Mar 9, 2009 Annual History Lecture - Latin American Exceptionalism? The Return of the Left in Latin America by Dr. Greg Grandin, New York University
Feb. 16, 2009 Theatre St. Thomas Presents “The Threepenny Opera”
Feb. 2, 2009 Journalism Student Earns National Award - Stephanie van Kampen Named Donaldson Scholar
Jan. 27, 2009 Aquinas Lecture - Dr. Jorge Garcia on Personalist Ethics and Moral Virtues
Jan. 25, 2009 Maclean’s Editor-in-Chief Kenneth Whyte to Deliver Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism on “Be Interesting, or Else”
Jan. 22, 2009 St. Thomas University Announces Centenary Events
Jan 21, 2009 St. Thomas University Holocaust Centre Public Lecture Judy Cohen on “Women and the Holocaust: Reflections of a Female Survivor”
Jan 19, 2009 Fourth Annual Great Ideas Lecture David Adams Richards on Throwing the Second Stone—Taking Aim at the Scapegoat in our Society
Jan 12, 2009 St. Thomas University Launches Third Annual Atlantic Student Journalism Awards

Media Releases 2008

Nov 27, 2008 St. Thomas University to Partner in Canada-Russia “Future for Everyone” Project
Nov 20, 2008 St. Thomas University Dedicates Senator Noël A. Kinsella Auditorium
Nov 19, 2008 Public Lecture - “The Confounding Case of Afghanistan” - Sally Armstrong on Afghanistan Women Pre- and Post-Taliban
Nov 17, 2008 Annual Political Science Lecture - Dr. David Cameron on Developing Iraqi Federalism - “Iraq: Peace-making in a War Zone”
Nov 17, 2008 Public Lecture - Putting Faith in Hate: Religion as the Subject and Source of ‘Hate Speech’
Nov 13, 2008 Native Awareness Days - Combating Convenient Untruths
Nov 13, 2008 Thomas Merton Club - Book Launch - Northern Lights: An Anthology of Contemporary Christian Writing in Canada
Nov 7, 2008 Teaching Young Teachers Using BIG Books
Nov 6, 2008 Holocaust Centre Public Lecture Kristallnacht - 70 Years and Beyond: An Eyewitness Account
Oct 28, 2008 Harvard Medical School Professor Dr. Sue Levkoff  to Deliver Creamer Lecture on “The Importance of Culture in Caregiving for Elders with Dementia”
Oct 28, 2008 One of Britain's Greatest Young Pianists to Play Two Performances at St. Thomas University
Oct 27, 2008 Public Music Recital - Dr. Martin Kutnowski & Young Players to Launch Music Books
Oct 23, 2008 Passing Peace: Soccer, Theatre, Social Justice Dr. Tor Iorapuu Shares His Unique Strategy to Rally Nigeria’s Youth
Oct 21, 2008 St. Thomas University Students To Take a Bite Out of Hunger on Halloween
Oct 16, 2008 Irving Chair in Journalism Stevie Cameron on ‘Picktonworld: Robert Pickton and the Missing Women of Vancouver’
Oct 6, 2008 Scholar of German National Socialism to Deliver Lecture on “Hidden Stories, Toxic Stories, Healing Stories”
Oct 2, 2008 St. Thomas University Establishes Blessed Pope John XXIII Centre in Catholic Thought
Sept 26, 2008 Dollard Lecture in Catholic Studies “Prayer and Politics: Christian Sources of the Modern Secular State,” by Dr. Peter Erb, Professor of Religion and Culture, Wilfrid Laurier University
Sept 25, 2008 A Conference on Thomas Merton “Disarming the Heart: Pathways to Peace”
Sept 22, 2008 St. Thomas University Names Stevie Cameron Irving Chair in Journalism
Sept 17, 2008 “Turning the World on its Head: Stories from Caregiving Men & Breadwinning Women” Public Lecture by Dr. Andrea Doucet, Carleton University
Sept 16,2008 St. Thomas University to Host 2008 Maritime Open Chess Tournament
Aug 11, 2008 Mount Allison University and St. Thomas University Share National Award for Quality and Productivity
July 29, 2008 St. Thomas University’s Athletics Department Organizes Third Annual LeRoy Washburn Golf Classic
July 21, 2008 St. Thomas University Graduates Awarded Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Scholarships
July 17, 2008 Winners Declared for 2008 Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
July 16, 2008 St. Thomas University Establishes New Holocaust Centre
July 10, 2008 St. Thomas University Names Mike Eagles Director of Athletics
July 7, 2008 Holocaust Survivor and Witness, Peace Activist and Catholic Education Leader To Receive Honorary Degrees at Summer Convocation
July 4, 2008 St. Thomas University and the Faculty Association of St. Thomas University
Receive Arbitrator’s Report
July 2, 2008 Dr. Patrick Malcolmson and Dr. Barry Craig Begin Academic Leadership Duties at St. Thomas
June 26, 2008 St. Thomas University Responds to the Action Plan to Transform Post-Secondary Education in New Brunswick
June 20, 2008 St. Thomas University Begins Search for Athletics Director as Jennifer Myers Accepts Position at York University
June 18, 2008 St. Thomas University Hosts ‘Youth Matters 2008’
June 9, 2008 Spirituality and Transformation: Bridging Wisdom and Research for Effective Practice
June 4, 2008 Board of Governors Approves Balanced Budget for 2008-09
May 29, 2008 Internationally-Renowned Lutist Michel Cardin to Perform Baroque Music Recital
May 18, 2008 St. Thomas University Celebrates 98th Spring Convocation
May 18, 2008 Professors Recognized for Excellence in Teaching and Leadership
May 18, 2008 St. Thomas University Names Honourary Co-Chairs for 2010 Centenary Celebration
May 8, 2008 “None of Us is Too Young to Grow Old” Reading Our Lives: The Poetics of Growing Old
Apr 25, 2008 Conference will Explore Self-Sufficiency for New Brunswick
Apr 21, 2008 Dr. Michael Higgins to Speak At ‘Sacred Balance’ Seminar
Apr 14, 2008 “Lessons Stay With You Forever” Andrea Astle Honoured with McCann Memorial Trophy
Apr 2, 2008 Students Organize Human Rights Conference - Collecting Vitamin A for West Africa
Apr 1, 2008 Students Present Research at Fifth Annual Student Research and Ideas Fair
Mar 31, 2008 Award-Winning Journalist Michael Valpy to Deliver Pope John XXIII Lecture
“Ask My Neighbour Who I Am – A Lecture on Social Values”
Mar 27, 2008 Students to ‘Think Politically’ at Constitutional Conference Simulation - Prof. Tom Bateman and Bernard Richard to Take Leading Roles
Mar 21, 2008 St. Thomas University’s Native Student Council Hosts Native Awareness Days
Mar 21, 2008 Dr. William Sweet to Deliver 2008 Aquinas Lecture on “Dignity and Individual Freedom”
Mar 17, 2008 Student Selected to Join Youth Advisory Group of Canadian Commission for UNESCO
Mar 12, 2008 Ayman Al-Yassini to Deliver Lodhi Memorial Lecture in Human Rights
“Racial Profiling from a Race Relations Perspective: Striking a Balance Between Security and Human Rights”
Mar 6, 2008 Putting Ideas on Paper—Annual Inkshed Working Conference to be Held in Fredericton
Mar 4, 2008 STU Student Will Be Making Difference Abroad
Mar 3, 2008 St. Thomas University Launches Second Annual Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
Feb 28, 2008 Telling Other People’s Stories Angela Gilbert Earns CBC Newsworld Donaldson Scholarship
Feb 25, 2008 Students for West Africa—Experiencing What They Learn
Feb 21, 2008 Boost Your Eco Festival Hopes to Raise Awareness
Feb 19, 2008 Internationally Renowned Guitarist Tali Roth to Perform Solo Recital and Teach Master Guitar Classes
Feb 15, 2008 Journalism Student Stephanie van Kampen Earns Institute on Political Journalism Internship
Feb 14, 2008 Theatre St. Thomas Presents Brendan Behan’s The Hostage
Feb 11, 2008 Third Age Centre Public Seminar on “End of Life Care”
Thursday, February 14
Feb 2, 2008 St. Thomas University & Faculty Association Agree to Arbitration
Classes to Resume Tuesday, February 5

Media Releases 2007

Dec 27, 2007 St. Thomas University Locks Out Union
Moves Quickly to Protect Students - Calls for Union to Return to the Table
Nov 22, 2007 Atlantic Human Rights Centre to Host Book Launch of Johanna Krause Twice Persecuted: Surviving in Nazi Germany and Communist East Germany
Nov 17, 2007 “Theatre St. Thomas Presents Brian Friel’s Translations”
Nov 12, 2007 “Aging, Development and Compulsory Retirement: Welfare vs. Workfare in Developed and Developing Countries” Dr. Rajagopal Chakraborti - Visiting Chair in Gerontology
Nov 8, 2007 Pope John XXIII Lecture Series: Dr. Moira McQueen, Canadian Catholic Bioethics Institute “Going to the House of the Father: Care of Body and Soul at the End of Life”
Oct 30, 2007 Chantal Hébert to Deliver Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism “Canada in the Post-Unity Era: How Quebec is (Once Again) Redesigning the Canadian Political Landscape”
Oct 29, 2007 Students Put on Their Best Costumes for ‘Trick or Eat’ Food Drive
Oct 25, 2007 Atlantic Centre for Qualitative Research Workshop & Public Talk “Memories of Home: Space, Place and Socialization” - Nov. 2-3
Oct 23, 2007 Rabbi Abraham Cooper to Deliver 18th Annual Vigod Lecture in Human Rights “In Our Time: Is Religion a Blessing or Curse?”
Oct 22, 2007 Second Annual Brian Ouellette Social Work and Spirituality Conference to be Held October 26 & 27
Oct 17, 2007 Book Launch and Author Reading: Sex Workers in the Maritimes Talk Back
Oct 16, 2007 Students To Complete New Brunswick’s Only GuluWalk
Oct 10, 2007 Bridging the Gap Between Creative Writing and Academia
Professor Receives Social Sciences Humanities Research Creation Grant
Oct 5, 2007 Globe and Mail Comment Editor Patrick Martin Named Irving Chair in Journalism New Brunswick Lecture Series Begins Oct. 11 in Fredericton
Oct 4, 2007 St. Thomas University Graduates Receive National Social Science and Humanities Council Scholarships
Oct 1, 2007 Fine Arts Programme Presents Lecture/Performance “Making Pieces Bigger in the Baroque,” with Professor James M. Baker, Brown University
Sept 27, 2007 Public Forum – National Right to Know Week Cracking the Vault: Who Will Keep Government Open in New Brunswick?
Sept 19, 2007

Looking for Meaning in Life – Creative Reminiscences Lecture & Workshop

Sept 13, 2007 Food for Thought: The Environmental Consequences of Food Production
Sept 10, 2007 Dr. Tony Tremblay Named Canada Research Chair in New Brunswick Studies
Aug 28, 2007 University of New Brunswick and St. Thomas University Host Major National Conference
Aug 27, 2007 Mount Allison University and St. Thomas University Announce New Information Technology Collaboration
Aug 13, 2007 Theatre St. Thomas Presents ‘Bending the Bard In the Box’: An Evening of Skewed Shakespeare Scenes and Blueberry Crème Brûlée Dessert
Thursday, August 23 – Saturday, August 25
July 3, 2007 Nobel Prize Laureate and Irish Archbishop to Receive Honourary Degrees at Summer Convocation
July 3, 2007 Journalism Graduate Awarded National CBC Scholarship
June 19, 2007 New Brunswick and Atlantic Studies Research and Development Centre “Town & Country: Exploring Urban and Rural Issues in New Brunswick”
June 4, 2007 St. Thomas University Professors Co-Author Canadian Psychology Textbook
May 30, 2007 Winners Declared for Inaugural Atlantic Student Journalism Awards
May 17, 2007 St. Thomas University’s Third Age Centre Announces Logue Memorial Award
May 15, 2007 St. Thomas University Approves Balanced Budget for 2007-08
May 9, 2007 St. Thomas University / University of New Brunswick Co-Host International Qualitative Conference May 17-19
May 8, 2007 St. Thomas University Students Participate in Holocaust Awareness Experience in Germany and Poland
May 7, 2007 St. Thomas University Celebrates 97th Spring Convocation
May 3, 2007 St. Thomas University Professor Co-organizes Canadian History Conference in the United Kingdom
Apr 26, 2007 St. Thomas University to Confer Honourary Degrees at 97th Spring Convocation
Apr 16, 2007 St. Thomas University Appears Before Provincial Commission on Post-Secondary Education
Apr 4, 2007 St. Thomas University Bachelor of Education Students Organize Education Experience to Cuba
Mar 28, 2007 St. Thomas University Honours Molly Beaton with McCann Memorial Trophy
Mar 20, 2007 Public Lecture and Discussion Michael Higgins and Timothy Diamond on
“Aging and the Caring Community”
Mar 20, 2007 Public Lecture Artist Robin Peck on “Sculpture: A Journey to the Circumference of the Earth”
Mar 16, 2007 Public Lecture - Pandemonium From Avian Flu to Mad Cows: How Global Trade Makes the World Sick
Mar 16, 2007 Annual Lodhi Memorial Lecture in Human Rights Symbols of Hope: The Power of Symbols in the Fight Against Racism
Mar 14, 2007 Annual Creamer Lecture Opening the Windows on the Right to Care:
A New Vision of Nursing Home Life
Mar 13, 2007 St. Thomas University Professor Launches Biography of Cape Breton Poet and Teacher
Mar 13, 2007 START - St. Thomas University Student Art Exhibit March 16-20th
Mar 12, 2007 Fourth Annual Student Research and Ideas Fair
Feb 25, 2007 St. Thomas Professor and Composer Collaborates with Argentinean Musician on Performance Tour
Feb 20, 2007 Theatre St. Thomas Presents “Godspell”
Feb 13, 2007 New All-Sky Camera Tracking Fireballs Over New Brunswick
Feb 9, 2007 St. Thomas University Names Dr. William Sweet Vice-President (Academic)
Feb 6, 2007 “Boost Your Eco!” Film Festival
Jan 24, 2007 Media Advisory—Installation of Dr. Michael Higgins as President and Vice-Chancellor of St. Thomas University - Sunday, January 28, 2007 at 2:00 PM
Jan 23, 2007 Native Studies Programme at St. Thomas University Presents Public Lecture - Ward Churchill on “Affirmation as Denial: The Case of the ‘Postcolonial’ Colonial.” Launch of Documentary - “Hope Against Hope: The Struggle Against Colonialism in Canada”
Jan 22, 2007 Another World is Possible in New Brunswick
World Social Forum Events - Jan. 23-25
Jan 20, 2007 Holocaust Memorial and Genocide Awareness Week

Jan 19, 2007

St. Thomas University Welcomes Province of New Brunswick Commission on Post-Secondary Education

Media Releases 2006

Dec 1, 2006 St. Thomas University Graduate Stephen Brosha
Selected as a 2007 Rhodes Scholar
Nov 19, 2006 Theatre St. Thomas Presents Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead
Oct 23, 2006 Roy MacGregor to Deliver Camp Lecture in Journalism
Oct 18, 2006 Vigod Memorial Lecture in Human Rights
Philippe LeBlanc O.P. on “Dominicans at the United Nations:
The Struggle for Human Rights Worldwide”
Oct 18, 2006 St. Thomas University Human Rights Week
Oct 18, 2006 St. Thomas University Launches Qualitative Research Centre
Oct 12, 2006 St. Thomas University Hosts Workshop on
Reading & Writing Our Lives - The Poetics of Growing Old
Oct 11, 2006 ICUSTA Lecture “Proto-Feminists in the Spanish Middle Ages”
Dr. Debra Andrist, University of St. Thomas (Houston)
Oct 11, 2006 Annual Public Lecture in Political Science “Africa: Where Have All the Good Guerrillas Gone?” Dr. Georgi Derluguian, Northwestern University
Oct 4, 2006 Jane Purves Named Irving Chair in Journalism
New Brunswick Lecture Series Begins Oct. 10th in Fredericton
Sep 28, 2006 New Brunswick Writers to Commit Random Acts of Poetry
Sep 25, 2006 St. Thomas President Dr. Michael W. Higgins to Deliver Bishop Dollard Distinguished Lecture in Catholic Studies
Sep 11, 2006 Annual History Lecture—Charles Armstrong
Sep 11, 2006 Theatre St. Thomas Presents Proof
Jul 19, 2006 St. Thomas University Awarded Canada Research Chair
Jul 10, 2006 St. Thomas University Summer Convocation 2006
Jul 7, 2006 St. Thomas University Hosts Ninth Annual Human Rights Summer Institute for Teachers
Jul 4, 2006 St. Thomas Graduates Receive SSHRC Funding
Jun 21, 2006 Aliant Provides Financial Support for Margaret Norrie McCain Hall
May 12, 2006 St. Thomas University Budget 2006-2007
May 8, 2006 St. Thomas University Celebrates 96th Spring Convocation
May 5, 2006 St. Thomas University Launches Student Journalism Awards for Atlantic Canada
Apr 25, 2006 96th Spring Convocation Honourary Degree Recipients
Apr 3, 2006 Theatre St. Thomas Presents ‘78’
A Festival of One-Act Plays Workshop Readings
Mar 22, 2006 Julian Sher Public Lecture “Hell’s Angels, Organized Crime and How the Media Cover Crime in Canada”
Mar 20, 2006 Christopher Ricks Lecture on “Bob Dylan and Love.”
Mar 15, 2006 Lodhi Lecture in Human Rights
Mar 13, 2006 Student Research and Ideas Fair
Feb 23, 2006 Journalism Lecture - CBC Radio's Bernie Lucht
Feb 6, 2006 St. Thomas University to Host “Reading and Writing Our Lives” Workshop
Feb 2, 2006 St. Thomas University Launches New Brunswick and Atlantic Studies Research and Development Centre
Jan 23, 2006 Theatre St. Thomas to Present “Our Town” and “The Rimers of Eldritch”
Jan 18, 2006 Aquinas Day Lecture

Jan 5, 2006

Third Age Centre Public Lecture Series