Camp Aquinas Debuts for Incoming Eagle Freshmen to Promote St. Thomas Brotherhood

Grow as many, unite as one. Understanding that the current student generation is inundated daily ... academically, socially, personally and spiritually ... with untold pressures and challenges ... St. Thomas has developed a five-day orientation program for incoming freshmen during the first week of the academic year that infuses the traditions and values of the [...]

By |2018-08-08T15:39:14-05:00July 30th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

#TBT Astros Icon Craig Biggio Embraces St. Thomas Family During Hall of Fame Celebration

This story was originally published in July 2015. The inevitable result of a big league career fueled by an insatiable drive with equal off-the-field devotion to family and faith. The first home-grown Houston Astro voted into the hallowed National Baseball Hall of Fame ... just 12 months removed from tying the record for the closest [...]

By |2018-07-27T18:14:44-05:00July 27th, 2018|Alumni, Athletics, Campus News|0 Comments

St. Thomas Proudly Honored by National School Public Relations Association for ‘Eagles’ Nest’ Winter 2017

St. Thomas is extremely proud to be recognized by the prestigious National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) for the Eagles’ Nest Winter 2017 publication - the only private school among five honorees to accept Honorable Mention distinction and one of only three private institutions nationally to receive acclaim in the Magazine category. Rescue Recover Rebuild [...]

By |2018-07-25T22:05:38-05:00July 25th, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments

Groff ‘19 Earns Prestigious Eagle Scout Rank, Highest Achievement in Boy Scouts of America

St. Thomas is proud to recognize Christian Groff ‘19 who has earned the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout through Troop 55, the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts of America. Groff continues the distinguished legacy of Eagle scholars throughout generations who have reached this milestone accomplishment that has been and continues to be richly recognized [...]

By |2018-07-25T14:47:06-05:00July 25th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

St. Thomas Rejoices Proud Legacy into Priesthood

The Basilian Fathers with the extended St. Thomas community are joyfully proud to recognize the continued legacy of esteemed Eagle graduates who have joined and are rising through the ranks of the consecrated clergy. Bishop Oscar Cantú '85 of Las Cruces, New Mexico, has been appointed coadjutor bishop of San Jose, California, announced July 11 [...]

By |2018-07-23T16:40:10-05:00July 23rd, 2018|Alumni, Campus News|1 Comment

Message from Interim President Fr. James Murphy, CSB

This past Monday, the Basilian Fathers held elections for our General Council. Before each vote, we prayed for the guidance of the Holy Spirit. Trusting in the grace and wisdom of the Spirit, Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB was chosen to lead our congregation for the next four years. With Fr. Storey’s election as Superior General [...]

By |2018-07-20T16:01:11-05:00July 20th, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments

Texans President Deeply Rooted in Success/Admiration for St. Thomas

In the rapid rise career of Texans President Jamey Rootes readily admits to the critical role of relationships rather than the sheer self-reliance of individual wizardry. Relationships nurtured and cemented by an indomitable verve and energy that have characterized his professional ascent. First and foremost, a lasting relationship with owner Bob McNair ignited by a [...]

By |2018-09-06T15:40:48-05:00July 19th, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments

Message from Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB after Elected Superior General of Basilian Order

Dear Friends, Monday I was elected as Superior General of the Basilian Fathers. I begin the position immediately and as you can imagine it is with mixed emotions. I am honored and humbled to be chosen to the position and at the same time very sad to be leaving St. Thomas. St. Thomas has been [...]

By |2018-07-17T03:02:54-05:00July 17th, 2018|Campus News|2 Comments

Fr. James Murphy, CSB Named Interim President as Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB Elected Superior General of Basilian Order

In a sudden development concluding an emphatically impactful six-year tenure that altered the future course of St. Thomas, president Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB was elected July 16 as the new Superior General of the Congregation of St. Basil and accepted those responsibilities immediately for a four-year term. Fr. James Murphy, CSB was named the school’s [...]

By |2018-12-11T11:03:01-05:00July 17th, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments

Meet Exceptional St. Thomas Alumni – Passionate, Successful, Engaged

For more than a century, select St. Thomas alumni have achieved a level of excellence within their chosen fields or professions and have brought extraordinary benefit to the school and their communities. Meet many of our significant achievers who exemplify the spirit of service that students cultivate while at St. Thomas, and some of those [...]

By |2018-07-19T17:08:23-05:00July 10th, 2018|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments