“Eagles’ Nest Fall 2019” – St. Thomas Leaving its Catholic Basilian Imprint on Houston and Nationally

The Eagles' Nest is the St. Thomas flagship vehicle for telling stories about the vibrant Eagle community. Through compelling narratives and striking visuals, we explore the institution, from the change and growth on campus to how St. Thomas is leaving its Catholic Basilian imprint on Houston and nationally. Through our award-winning writing and design, we [...]

#TBT Science Dean Daniel Bryant ’93 Takes Teens Through Leadership Adventure

This story was originally published in October 2016 Faculty member Daniel Bryant ‘93 has long held an appreciation for the remote reaches of wilderness, pausing throughout a long day along rock walls and rushing falls, stopping atop jagged ridges to gaze at the stunning natural wonders. Yet for Bryant, the epic views from a vista [...]

By |2019-07-30T12:50:59-05:00July 30th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Wolf ‘19 Named Outstanding Male High School Athlete of the Year by Jewish Sports Heritage Association

St. Thomas is extremely proud to celebrate Josh Wolf ‘19 who has been recognized as the Michael Freedman Outstanding Jewish Male High School Athlete of the Year by the Jewish Sports Heritage Association. The two-time TAPPS all-state pitcher seized St. Thomas history when he was taken in the second round of the 2019 MLB Draft [...]

By |2019-07-01T10:53:08-05:00July 1st, 2019|Alumni, Athletics, Baseball|0 Comments

Henderson ’19 and Lenz ’19 Latest Eagle Scholars to Earn Prestigious Eagle Scout Distinction

St. Thomas is proud to acknowledge Hunter Henderson ‘19 and Gabe Lenz ‘19 who have earned the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Henderson and Lenz continue the thriving legacy of Eagle scholars who have reached this milestone accomplishment that has been and continues to be [...]

By |2019-06-28T10:49:11-05:00June 28th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|1 Comment

Biggio ’13 Bash – Grand Homecoming After MLB Legacy Debut

The hard-charging hardballing Biggios - Cavan ‘13 and Conor ‘11, Craig, Patty and Quinn - were bonded again, swirling in a diamond daze far removed from when the two brothers tag-teamed at Fr. Wilson Field for Eagle state championships nearly a decade ago with their forever Astros icon dad as the bench boss. Then the [...]

By |2019-08-13T19:16:56-05:00June 19th, 2019|Alumni, Athletics, Baseball|0 Comments

Rapid Rise for Patrick Ryan ’99 – Named to Prestigious Forty Under 40 by ‘Sports Business Journal’

The rapid business rise of Patrick Ryan ‘99 is largely predicated on a proven principle which has long provided enduring success. Even in the midst of mega-million dollar revenues - never undersell the value of customer service. So an unexpected avalanche of texts and emails demanded that he clear his calendar in early April, a [...]

By |2019-06-15T13:13:44-05:00June 14th, 2019|Alumni|0 Comments

Summer Message from President Fr. James Murphy, CSB

As we conclude the most recent academic year, I am drawn back in 2011 when I began teaching at St. Thomas. That year I was primarily involved with freshmen theology and encountered that group as they developed and matured into their 2015 graduation. Many of those young freshmen have since graduated from colleges and universities [...]

By |2019-06-04T19:18:50-05:00June 4th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

2019 Commencement Celebrates Basilian Ideal of ‘Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge’

For 119 years St. Thomas has primed its graduates for a life of purpose and continual exploration - young men empowered to bridge divides and engage in public service, poised to pursue human aims and define true worth in the eyes of God. The latest commencement exercises proved triumphant, a reverence to Basilian principle in [...]

Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge Society Salutes Spirit of St. Thomas Mission

The principle of Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge was the central life-steering belief and foundation upon which the Basilian Fathers established St. Thomas in 1900. Today, that ideal continues to shape who we are as a community, and propel us into an even more robust future. The annual GDK Society event celebrates those supporters [...]

By |2019-05-07T21:29:15-05:00May 7th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News, Support|0 Comments

St. Thomas Celebrates Latest Luminaries into Prestigious Sports Hall of Fame

There is one road that will always remain the same.  It’s familiar. It’s comfortable. And it’s destination is somewhere never quite left.   For former Eagles, distant and near, it’s the road home, their home at 4500 Memorial Drive. And for five luminaries a return in May carried the greatest recognition afforded a St. Thomas [...]

By |2019-05-06T18:28:44-05:00May 6th, 2019|Alumni, Athletics|0 Comments