New Leadership for Eagle Football

St. Thomas president Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB announced today that the school and head football coach Tim Fitzpatrick have mutually decided to part ways, and that an exhaustive search to identify the next leader of the program will begin immediately. Fitzpatrick was 45-13 in five years with Eagle Football with four consecutive district titles from [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:57+00:00December 26th, 2016|Campus News, Football|0 Comments

Kirksey Architecture Uniting Two Distinct Campuses with Joplin Expansion

For more than a century, St. Thomas has never let convention limit its dreams. Especially when there's an opportunity for bold action. The monumental acquisition to secure the adjacent HISD School for Law and Justice was simply the next defining moment in providing an unsurpassed college preparatory experience bringing academics, athletics and student life together. [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:57+00:00December 21st, 2016|Alumni, Campus News, Support|0 Comments

Christmas Message from the Basilian Fathers of St. Thomas

For Unto Us A Child is Born! As we open each Christmas card and unwrap each gift this Christmas season, we must reflect on the precious gift, wrapped in swaddling clothes, that is given to all. The gifts we receive from friends and family often require care and attention. Some items may require refrigeration, while [...]

By |2016-12-21T16:44:23+00:00December 21st, 2016|Campus News|0 Comments

#TBT- Scholarship Breakfast Salutes a Storied Past Creating Promising Futures

This story was originally published in January 2015 In many ways Wendell Champion ‘15 exemplifies the totality of the four-year St. Thomas experience.   He achieved success through diverse academic disciplines including the arts, and on the athletic fields he was a significant factor in helping the Eagles reestablish football relevance and capture the 2014 [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:58+00:00December 8th, 2016|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Annual Mother / Son Mass Honors Feast of Immaculate Conception

The Basilian Fathers and St. Thomas academic community were blessed to celebrate the annual Mother / Son Mass, honoring the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, with assistant dean Fr. Jim Murphy, CSB the principal celebrant and homilist. Fr. Murphy delivered a impactful message on the importance of Mary as a model [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:58+00:00December 8th, 2016|Student Life|0 Comments

Merry Christmas to Those Who Show Faith in the Future of St. Thomas

Season's Greetings to the extended St. Thomas community! Enjoy this video salute knowing the great thanks and appreciation to all who empower and enrich the Eagle experience. Catholic. Basilian. Teaching Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge since 1900.

By |2018-07-19T17:12:58+00:00December 7th, 2016|Campus News|0 Comments

Hot Art Cool Jazz Showcases Wide-Ranging Eagle Talents

The annual Hot Art Cool Jazz performance and exhibition on the St. Thomas campus showcases ensembles and scintillating Eagle talents ranging wide and deep led by fine arts dean Mike Nebel, faculty members Bonnie Coates and Chau Nguyen, band director Donald Thoede and choral director Josh Wilson. Bravo! Band Director Donald Theode (right) [...]

By |2016-12-05T19:17:45+00:00December 5th, 2016|Student Life|0 Comments

Annual Christmas Concert Features Versatile Talents of Eagle Performers

‘Tis the season for music and celebration, friendship and camaraderie ... and to appreciate the acclaimed and versatile talents of our Eagle performers.  Assistant dean of students Fr. Jim Murphy, CSB shares his excitement for the wide ranging repertoire and arrangements from the annual Christmas Concert. Each year, the St. Thomas community is blessed to [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:59+00:00December 2nd, 2016|Student Life|0 Comments