Magnetic Timothy Cardinal Dolan Brings Captivating Spirit to St. Thomas

The message igniting the 117th St. Thomas commencement celebration aroused familiar time-honored values instilled by the founding Basilian Fathers more than a century ago. Divine connection ... character-defining moments ... morals never to be swayed by convenience or expediency. But the first-time messenger brought a breakthrough penetrating presence rarely seen on this campus, both commanding [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Camp GDK Impacts Basilian Culture on Incoming Eagle Freshmen

A host of incoming Eagle freshmen didn’t wait until the official start to their high school experience to discover that the words Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge are so much more than a mere motto, but in fact a way of St. Thomas life. Camp GDK returned as a dynamic two-day leadership and character [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Eagle Football Hosts Nationally Acclaim Whitfield Quarterback Academy

The quarterback whisperer turned roving roaring celebrity ... tutoring some of the most pulsating players and personalities gripping sport’s most exacting position ... landed his traveling quarterback camp at Granger Stadium ... a tour touching hotbeds of promising talent from coast to coast. He preached an inspiring sermon of poise and composure under suffocating pressure [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|Football|0 Comments

Fine Arts Dean Nebel and Bear Brothers Connect Through State Championships

In 2008 fine arts dean Mike Nebel was settling into his first academic year at St. Thomas and was often interrupted by the metronome sounds reverberating from outside his second story lab that overlooks the home of Eagle Baseball. A constant thud ... thud ... thud bellowing from below.   A precocious youngster swatting a [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Baseball, Campus News|0 Comments

Texans President Rootes and Celebrity-Chef Caswell ’91 Embrace St. Thomas Mission

Before becoming the president of the Houston Texans ... and the vice-chair of the Host Committee for the recent Super Bowl 51 hosted at NRG Stadium ... and receiving the 2016 Houston Business Journal Business Person of the Year ... and becoming the 2016 chairman of the Greater Houston Partnership, whose board consists of 130 [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Eagle Baseball State Champions Receive Regal Recognition from Astros

For Eagle Baseball championship coach Ryan Lousteau ... the familiar metaphor is the windshield and rear view mirror ... the former clear and wide to see what life is offering ahead ... the latter small and on the peripheral providing ever shrinking images of the past.   Enjoy the ride but only to a point. [...]

By | June 30th, 2017|Baseball, Campus News|0 Comments

Camp GDK – Learning the Eagle Way of Life Through Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge

A host of incoming Eagle freshmen didn't wait until the official start to their high school experience to discover that the words Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge are so much more than a mere motto, but in fact a way of St. Thomas life. Camp GDK returned as a dynamic two-day leadership and character [...]

By | June 28th, 2017|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Bryant ’93 Named Outstanding Biology Teacher for State of Texas

St. Thomas is proud to salute acclaimed faculty member Daniel Bryant ‘93 who has been selected as the 2017 Outstanding Biology Teacher Award (OBTA) winner for the state of Texas. This prestigious distinction is sponsored by the National Association of Biology Teachers and “is a testament to (Bryant’s) dedication to provide students with an excellent [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Annual Young Alumni Event Set for July 12 at Saint Arnolds

Calling all young Eagle alums!  Let's again meet with friends from our sister and brother schools while staying connected with Eagle classmates.  WHAT - Annual Co-Ed Young Alumni Happy Hour WHEN - Wednesday, July 12, 5:30-7:30 P.M. WHERE - St. Arnold Brewery Company, 2000 Lyons Ave, 77020 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Mix with [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments

Senior Stories – John Miggins ‘17, Extending Deep Eagle Legacy

John Miggins ‘17 was very much aware while growing up of his family’s deep interwoven connection with St. Thomas that dates nearly a half century. And now the latest from the clan to claim the Eagle experience also emerged as one of the most acclaimed students in recent school history, and honored as the valedictorian [...]

By | June 19th, 2017|Campus News|0 Comments