Celebrating New Eagle Scouts: Evan Loera ’26, Joe Keusenkothen ’27, and George Henry Lane ’24

In the spirit of leadership and community service, two young members from Troop 730 at St. Anne's and one from Troop 354 at St. Martins have recently achieved the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, the highest accolade in the Boy Scouts of America. Evan Loera, Joe Keusenkothen, and George Henry Lane have demonstrated exceptional dedication [...]

By |2024-05-01T11:06:04-05:00April 29th, 2024|Student Life, Academics|0 Comments

Masterminds Unite || Valedictorian Campbell Brown and Salutatorian David Neason Lead Acclaimed Class of 2024

The St. Thomas Academic Awards Assembly is an annual celebration of emphatic scholastic breakthroughs and fervent mentorship in lockstep with the proven performance of charity and compassion. Valedictorian Campbell Brown and salutatorian David Neason are at the vanguard of achievement, demonstrating significant depth and scope of responsibility and embodying the school's values and [...]

By |2024-04-19T13:35:38-05:00April 19th, 2024|Campus News, Academics, Alumni, Student Life|0 Comments

“Eagles’ Nest” Spring 2024 || Latest Award-Winning Publication Showcasing Thriving St. Thomas Family and Vibrant Basilian Spirit

St. Thomas is proud to again partner with designer KH Studio with the latest Eagles’ Nest publication - a celebration that connects the Eagle Family. Nationally award-winning narratives.  Compelling and striking visuals.  Exploring the institution, from the change and growth on campus to how St. Thomas is leaving its Catholic Basilian imprint on Houston and [...]

By |2024-03-26T12:59:06-05:00March 26th, 2024|Alumni, Student Life, Academics, Campus News|0 Comments

Driven By Dreams || 17th Annual Scholarship Breakfast Salutes Stakeholders and Scholars in Basilian Experience

Answering the call. Access and excellence. Learning and discovery. Creative problem-solving and ethical public service. With St. Thomas’s deep expertise, and grounding in Catholic and Basilian values, the Eagle community is capable of extraordinary impact. Gifts in support of institutional-wide ambitions unlock this potential and advance the school’s sacred mission - Teach Me Goodness, Discipline, [...]

By |2024-03-21T15:42:17-05:00March 19th, 2024|Academics, Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Raucous Rocking Round Up || Eagle Entrepreneurs Raise Nearly $1 Million for Tuition Assistance

In 1599, William Shakespeare first penned the phrase, “timing is everything,” in his play, Julius Caesar. The Bard perhaps drew inspiration from Ecclesiastes 3:01 which begins “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens ...” Timing. Hedge fund managers, stand-up comics, and political desperados unanimously agree. But that [...]

Fasting, Abstinence, Almsgiving || St. Thomas Begins Lenten Journey with Ash Wednesday Mass

St. Thomas met as a campus community with the traditional Ash Wednesday Mass to mark the solumn beginning of the Church’s Lenten season, the penitential period before Easter observed as a time of prayer and penance in reparation for one’s sins. President Fr. James Murphy, CSB presided over the Eucharistic celebration and the [...]

By |2024-02-21T13:59:14-06:00February 14th, 2024|Academics, Alumni, Student Life, Campus News|0 Comments

Best And Brightest || National Signing Day Celebrates Elite Eagle Scholar-Athletes Soaring to Collegiate Level

February’s traditional National Signing Day provided more than the usual Red & White salute for acclaimed St. Thomas scholar-athletes seizing the chance to continue their careers at the university level. Amid the coast-to-coast carnival capping the wild world of frenzied football recruiting that long ago reached peak absurdity came the engrossing journeys of exemplary St. [...]

Terms Of Engagement || Eagle Football Earns Second Straight Academic State Championship from National Football Foundation

For the second consecutive year, St. Thomas is proud to be the Texas private school state champion for the National Football Foundation (NFF) National High School Academic Excellence Awards. This prestigious acclaim is in partnership with the nationwide recognition honoring individual teams with a 3.0 or above cumulative grade point average. The collective St. Thomas [...]

By |2024-02-01T13:05:48-06:00January 31st, 2024|Alumni, Athletics, Academics, Football, Campus News|0 Comments

Following God’s Plan || Evan Psencik ‘05 Leading Catholic Education in North Austin

Evan Psencik ‘05 is divinely driven by the strength of his Catholic faith. And just as readily relates to the Yiddish adage “Mann tracht, un Gott lacht.” Translation - “Man plans, and God laughs.” The dynamic first-year principal at St. Dominic Savio High School in burgeoning north Austin required much more than superior credentials, a [...]

By |2024-02-14T12:48:46-06:00January 27th, 2024|Alumni, Campus News, Academics|0 Comments

Nourishing Body And Soul || Eagle Scholars Continue St. Thomas Legacy of Social Activism

St. Thomas theology faculty member Danny Hernandez ‘08 has built his career and philanthropy around the principles of social justice, community service, and entrepreneurial spirit.  He mentors emphasizing those same ideals to Eagle scholars who want to make a better world and find solutions to important issues. Hernandez consistently searches for off-campus components to support discussion [...]

By |2024-02-12T16:43:07-06:00January 16th, 2024|Alumni, Student Life, Campus News, Academics|1 Comment
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