University of St. Thomas Magazine Fall/Winter 2020

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ADAPTING TO CHANGE THROUGH A PANDEMIC COVID-19 has caused departments across the university to reexamine how things are done. A HISTORIC MOVE TO DIVISION I ATHLETICS In many ways the shift to D-I falls neatly in line with St. Thomas’ long history of entrepreneurial evolution. A YEAR OF LESSONS As St. Thomas looks back on this challenging year, here are some ways university members moved forward with purpose.





New construction shows us just how much campus has evolved in the past 50 years. ‘WE MARCH FOR JUSTICE’ LOOKS TO THE PAST TO INFLUENCE THE FUTURE A group of students are applying lessons from the civil rights movement to today's fight against racial injustice. TRAUMA-INFORMED TRAINING A new program helps educators spot trauma-related behaviors.



UNIVERSITY OF ST. THOMAS MAGAZINE. Volume 36, Number 2. No part of this publication may be reprinted without written permission. Contact us at EDITOR: Amy Carlson Gustafson ASSISTANT EDITOR: Brant Skogrand CREATIVE DIRECTOR: Pete Winecke ART DIRECTOR: John Mau DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Mark Brown CONTRIBUTORS: Liam James Doyle / Joanne Pauley / Jamie Proulx / Andy Ybarra BACK COVER PHOTO: Mark Brown

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