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

Basilian Superior General Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB to Address 2019 Graduates

St. Thomas is proud to announce that former president Fr. Kevin Storey, CSB, Superior General of the Congregation of St. Basil, will deliver the commencement address at the school’s 119th ceremony May 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Granger Stadium. “Our graduation weekend is one of the most special celebrations in the life of our community [...]

By |2019-05-06T15:37:56-05:00May 2nd, 2019|Academics, Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Valedictorian Kellin McGowan ’19 Extends Family Legacy of Acclaim Beginning with Kingsley ’10

Eagle scholar Kellin McGowan ‘19 is continuing the family’s acclaimed legacy of accomplishment at St. Thomas. The first African-American valedictorian in the institution’s prestigious history was also the 2019 Albert R. Gaelens Award winner recognized as the senior student who best embodies the Basilian credo of Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge. He was showcased [...]

By |2019-05-02T11:06:59-05:00May 2nd, 2019|Academics, Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

Eagle Brothers Unite at 28th Annual St. Thomas Golf Tournament

Generations of Eagles joined with patrons, sponsors and contributors to make the 28th annual St. Thomas Golf Tournament a roaring success at Wildcat Golf Club. Throughout a wind-blown Monday in April Eagle brothers joined for a wide variety of fairways split, wedges shanked, enormous greens and par-saving putts missed, inevitable wagers placed - and all [...]

By |2019-04-29T15:23:59-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Alumni, Athletics, Golf|0 Comments

Ryan ’99 Named to Prestigious Forty Under 40 by ‘Sports Business Journal’

Patrick Ryan ‘99 has been selected by Sports Business Journal for its prestigious Forty Under 40 Award 2019, an annual list of 40 executives recognized for excellence and innovation in their careers, all before the age of 40. Ryan is honored among a select group representing a broad cross section of the sports business field, [...]

By |2019-03-27T11:52:17-05:00March 27th, 2019|Alumni|0 Comments

Rip-Roaring Round-Up Results Rake $525K and Fuel 92nd Celebration

The news floated through and beyond Granger Stadium, absorbed by a group of St. Thomas students and community members who viewed the information with their eyes, shared it on iPhones, repeated it aloud with their voices, barely believing it with their ears. “Seriously?” was the chorus singing to the verse when the latest raucous Round-Up [...]

By |2019-04-03T10:25:22-05:00March 4th, 2019|Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments