St. Thomas is proud to again partner with designer KH Studio in accepting elite acclaim from the prestigious National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA).

St. Thomas was recognized for Honorable Mention for Excellence in Writing, Publications and Digital Media for the Eagles’ Nest Fall 2022 publication. Serving Up Success spotlighted chef Rafael Nasr ‘10, a vibrant first-generation Lebanese American who is enjoying immense culinary renown as founder of the Craft Pita cafes in Houston.

St. Thomas will be celebrated during the Annual Meeting and Celebration of EagleAchievement at the NSPRA 2023 National Seminar on Sunday, July 16, in St. Louis.

St. Thomas has now earned eight preeminent accolades in the previous six years, the only such distinction in school history.

This latest commendation from NSPRA continues a nine-year media surge where St. Thomas has witnessed significant advances in its digital content and publications. Showcasing the authentic Eagle scholar and alumni experience through personal profiles and culture-focused topics has established real-time rapport with an ever-expanding audience. The exponential growth for the school’s social platforms includes extraordinary results in reach, impressions, and engagement measured on multiple channels.


In 2021, St. Thomas accepted Excellence in Magazine and was also noted twice with Merit for Excellence in Writing, Publications and Digital Media. The gripping cover story featured United States Navy Lieutenant Xavier Kelley ‘09, an instructor at the preeminent fighter pilot school TOPGUN.


The Eagles’ Nest Spring 2020 publication received the school’s first-ever Excellence award, among only eight honorees and two private institutions in the Magazine category.


The Eagles’ Nest Fall 2019 earned Merit consideration in Magazine, as did the captivating cover story from Eagles’ Nest Winter 2019 showcasing Arturo Chavez ‘85 – Grand Designs Inspired by Goodness, Discipline, and Knowledge.


In 2017, Rescue Recover Rebuild Rejoice – Eagle Strong In The Year Of Hurricane Harvey received Honorable Mention for recounting the compelling personal trials and accounts from the St. Thomas community during the shattering developments and aftermath of the most severe rainfall event in recorded United States history.

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