Social Studies Dean Mills Once Spent the Kentucky Derby with Justin Timberlake – And Didn’t Know Who He Was

Super Bowl LII returns Justin Timberlake to the scene of a previous and infamous halftime crime. For St. Thomas dean of social studies Brett Mills, the mere mention of the one-time wildly successful boy bander turned pop provocateur demands rekindling an episode from his own past, one that Mills readily owns with gusto, the perceived [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:10-05:00January 31st, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments

Fr. Clark Sample ’01 Connects with Eagle Students on Feast of St. Thomas Aquinas

What do you want to do with your life? What do you see yourself doing in 10 years? Who do you want to be as a man? A timeless inquiry that Eagle scholars have pondered for the majority of the school’s historic 118-year mission. Certainly Fr. Clark Sample ‘01 contemplated life’s potential paths during his [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:10-05:00January 29th, 2018|Alumni|1 Comment

Zetka ‘18 Blazes in Individual and Relay Wins to Pace Eagle Swimming to TAPPS East Regional Championship

Travis Zetka ‘18 raced to two individual victories and added a pair of blistering performances in anchoring two relay wins to lead St. Thomas to the 2018 TAPPS East Regional Championship at the University of Houston. Eagle Swimming racked 134 team points to easily outdistance St. John XXIII (114), The Village School (81) and Tomball [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:11-05:00January 26th, 2018|Swimming|0 Comments

Nguyen ’20 and Lara ’19 Honored at UST/Archdiocesan Essay Contest

Jean-Paul Nguyen ‘20 earned second-place distinction while Jacob Lara ‘19 captured fourth-place merit to lead another strong St. Thomas showing at the 14th annual University of St. Thomas / Archdiocesan Essay Contest. National Merit semifinalist Michael Patton ‘18, Christopher Ezuede ‘20 and Brendan Hotze ‘21 were each recognized with honorable mention within their respective academic [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:11-05:00January 24th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Eagle Scholars Earn Record St. Thomas Club and Honor Roll Achievement

More than 40% of the current St. Thomas enrollment has maintained a minimum 3.5 grade point average, with 153 champion scholars rising to St. Thomas Club distinction which requires at least a 4.0 GPA. The 286 recognized students represent the largest-ever percentage of Eagles to earn such collective acclaim in the school’s esteemed 118-year history. [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:11-05:00January 23rd, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments

Late Charge Sends Eagle Basketball to Victory over St. Pius X

GAME 23 - Reckling Gymnasium St. Pius X 35 Eagle Basketball 47 WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Max Vosloh ‘18 continued his mid-season scoring surge, draining eight of his team-high 17 points in a fourth-quarter rally to send the Eagles to a much-needed district victory. TURNING POINT Eagle Basketball trailed 32-31 before Drake Everist ‘18 [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:11-05:00January 20th, 2018|Basketball|0 Comments

Eagle Baseball – Looking Back to 2017 and Ahead to 2018

HEAD COACH: Ryan Lousteau 5th year as head coach 10th year in the Eagle program 2010, 2011, 2014 and 2017 TAPPS state championships, seven state tournaments, 2015 regional tournament final LOOKING BACK TO 2017 The Eagles furious finish included winning their final 12 games with a six-game sweep through the TAPPS state playoffs for the [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:12-05:00January 12th, 2018|Baseball|0 Comments

‘Eagles’ Nest’ Winter 2017 – Rescue Recover Rebuild Rejoice | Eagle Strong in the Year of Hurricane Harvey

Enjoy the Eagles’ Nest Winter 2017 ... the latest personal stories and compelling examples of our award-winning academics and activities ... plus the vital role that the St. Thomas experience continues to play in the formation of exemplary character and strong moral values in our community. CLICK HERE FOR THE EAGLES' NEST WINTER 2017 From [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:12-05:00January 11th, 2018|Campus News, Support|0 Comments

#TBT 10th Annual Scholarship Breakfast Celebrates Legacy of Giving

This article originally appeared January 2017 and was included in the 'Eagles’ Nest' Spring 2017 Justin Van ‘17 was arranging the class schedule for his first freshman semester at St. Thomas and was immediately intrigued by an unexpected option. “Forensics,” Van remembers thinking.  “Wow, amazing, a class dedicated just to CSI stuff.” To Van’s shocking [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:12:12-05:00January 11th, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments