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 |2019-10-14T22:49:11-05:00October 14th, 2019|Alumni|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 |2019-10-01T11:17:59-05:00October 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 |2019-09-19T10:38:06-05:00September 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 |2019-09-16T19:41:16-05:00September 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 |2019-07-30T12:50:59-05:00July 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