Arturo Chavez ‘85 || Grand Designs Inspired by Goodness, Discipline, and Knowledge

The wide-eyed son of a carpenter started with a vision that resulted in designs. Literally. For his career. For his life. Arturo Chavez ‘85 embarked into a world where so many different cultures operate at the same time, each with their value system. To become relevant, he would need to be open to an enormous [...]

By |2019-11-24T17:33:04-06:00November 24th, 2019|Alumni|0 Comments

‘An Evening in Paris’ Auction & Gala || Saluting More than a Century of Basilian Leadership

Relishing the past. Resolute into the future. The Eagle community was again blessed to share in its annual Auction & Gala which salutes the relentless Basilian commitment to innovative scholarship and the deeper purposes of Catholic higher education. An Evening in Paris honored the presidents of St. Thomas and their emphatic impact in extending the [...]

By |2019-11-20T11:08:55-06:00November 14th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Veterans Day Salute to Andrew Locke ’03 || Exemplary Service and Sacrifice

Andrew Locke ‘03 has consistently demonstrated to be intellectually inspired, morally grounded, globally minded - a world changer igniting positive impact wherever life has taken him. Particularly in Iraq and Afghanistan as a platoon leader in the elite special ops 75th Ranger Regiment. A call of duty that extended far beyond a gaming console. Each [...]

By |2019-11-20T12:30:29-06:00November 11th, 2019|Alumni|1 Comment

‘An Evening in Paris’ Auction & Gala || Celebrating the Basilian Intellectual Mission

The Eagle community was again blessed to share in its annual Auction & Gala which salutes the relentless Basilian commitment to innovative scholarship and the spiritual growth of St. Thomas scholars. An Evening in Paris honored the presidents of St. Thomas and their emphatic impact in extending the Basilian credo of Teach Me Goodness, Discipline, [...]

By |2019-11-14T14:40:20-06:00November 10th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

St. Thomas Eagles Unite for the Fourth Annual Eagle Eye Sporting Clay Tournament

Blue skies, hot coffee, and breakfast tacos greeted the generations of eagles as they joined together on Saturday, September 14 for the annual Eagle Eye Sporting Clay tournament event at the Greater Houston Sports Club. Still in its infancy compared to many of the traditions at St. Thomas, this was the events fourth year. What [...]

By |2019-10-01T11:17:59-06:00October 2nd, 2019|Alumni, Campus News, Support|0 Comments

#TBT Voice From The Storm, A Flood Of Emotion – Doug Gregory ’87 Tells His Story of Hurricane Harvey

This story was originally published in December 2017. Hurricane Harvey began as a low-pressure blip on the radar ... methodically heated up through the tropics ... intensified up until the moment of landfall ... and surged into the strongest storm to slam Texas since Carla in 1961. The devastating rains began to hit Houston during [...]

By |2019-09-19T10:38:06-06:00September 19th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Founder’s Day Mass Honors Legacy and Leadership of St. Thomas Basilians

The beginning 120 years ago was meager, the ascension without fanfare. A steady process that preached purpose, culture, and service rooted in the Basilian credo of Teach Me Goodness, Discipline, and Knowledge. Now, well into the second century after its genesis, St. Thomas celebrated its legacy as a premier college preparatory experience with its annual [...]

By |2019-09-16T19:41:16-06:00September 16th, 2019|Academics, Alumni, Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

St. Thomas Alum Receives Scholarship to Study Mandarin Abroad

Douglas Fahrenholz (’19), recent graduate of St. Thomas High School, received the National Security Language Intiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) scholarship to study Mandarin abroad. Fahrenholz will plan to study in Kaohsiung, Taiwan at the Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages during the 2019-2020 school year. The NSLI-Y scholarship program was launched in 2006 to promote critical [...]

“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 |2019-07-30T12:50:59-06:00July 30th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments