Sensational Sendoff for President Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB before Assuming Superior General of the Congregation of St. Basil

The greater St. Thomas community gathered in Cemo Auditorium to salute and celebrate president Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB who was recently elected the new Superior General of the Congregation of St. Basil and accepted those responsibilities immediately for a four-year term. During his term as president at St. Thomas attained numerous milestones in enrollment, fundraising, [...]

By |2018-08-13T18:50:57+00:00August 13th, 2018|Campus News, Support|0 Comments

John Sage ‘96 – Travel Agent Of Change

The burning desire of youth to reinvent the world never grows old. John Sage ‘96 was recognized by the Houston Business Journal in its 2018 40 Under 40 - a roster call of the city’s most important young entrepreneurs, creative leaders and brightest stars changing the rules of the game or creating entirely new playbooks. [...]

By |2018-08-10T15:39:48+00:00August 8th, 2018|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Matt Toomey ’97 & Boomtown Coffee – State Of The Bean Meets Art Of The Shop

Back at the beginning ... before Matt Toomey had graded out A+ grinds and garnered a city-wide rep as Houston’s coffee cognoscente ... before he was founder, inspiration and director of his own specialty roaster ... right around when he secured banking backing and outbound marketing tactics ... and his coffee confidence was brimming that [...]

By |2018-08-01T18:25:42+00:00August 1st, 2018|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

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+00:00July 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 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 dynamic [...]

By |2018-07-27T20:19:34+00:00July 19th, 2018|Campus News|0 Comments