13th Annual Scholarship Breakfast | Tradition of Philanthropy Vital to Basilian Legacy

For 120 years, St. Thomas has embraced its goal, its passion, its obligation to provide a supportive academic environment for Eagle scholars to thrive, empowering them to create positive change everywhere life takes them. Prominent and central to that Basilian mission is furnishing need-based financial assistance and merit-based scholarships to ensure that St. Thomas can [...]

By |2020-01-24T11:01:02-06:00January 24th, 2020|Academics, Alumni, Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Eagle Basketball’s Gary Hall Named to Coach in 43rd Annual McDonald’s All-American Game

Never in his lifetime of hoop dreams did St. Thomas basketball boss Gary Hall envision he would occupy a coveted front and center coaching seat for the nation’s premier high school all-star extravaganza. But there’s no foolin’ come April 1 at the Toyota Center. Hall has been named to navigate the West squad for the [...]

By |2020-01-23T17:29:26-06:00January 23rd, 2020|Athletics, Basketball, Campus News|0 Comments

‘Eagles’ Nest’ Winter 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. Our award-winning writing and design provide insights [...]

Defending State Champion Aqua Eagles Race to Fifth TAPPS Regional Title in Six Years

Dylan Michaels ‘21, Sebastian Ortiz ‘20, and Patrick Geaney ‘21 paced defending state kingpin Eagle Swimming to a dominant TAPPS Eastern Regional championship at the University of Houston CRWC Natatorium. The Aqua Eagles combined first, second, and third-place relay results with two individual firsts, five runner-up finishes, and superior depth in piling 179 points for [...]

By |2020-01-24T18:53:37-06:00January 21st, 2020|Athletics, Campus News, Swimming|0 Comments

Eagle Soccer Getting its Kicks to Championship Contention | Tager ’21 Named EXOS Showcase All-American

Eagle Soccer carried a decided rude mood throughout the holiday season that has extended into the new year. Head honcho Kenny Martin ‘01 and his sure striking mates would have it no other way. Most ungracious, as hosts and guests, ornery and snarly. And why not unruly, given the most welcoming of results in what [...]

By |2020-01-21T12:35:02-06:00January 21st, 2020|Athletics, Campus News, Soccer|1 Comment

The St. Thomas Community Joins Together in Support of Steps for Students

On February 15, the St. Thomas community will join together for a 5K run/walk in support of Steps for Students. Steps for Students is an annual event benefiting the 59 Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. The goal of Steps for Students is to unite the greater Houston community to raise awareness of Catholic [...]

By |2020-01-17T09:50:23-06:00January 17th, 2020|Campus News|0 Comments

13th Annual Scholarship Breakfast | Tradition of Philanthropy Vital to Basilian Legacy

For 120 years, St. Thomas has embraced its goal, its passion, its obligation to provide a supportive academic environment for Eagle scholars to thrive, empowering them to create positive change everywhere life takes them. Prominent and central to that Basilian mission is furnishing need-based financial assistance and merit-based scholarships to ensure that St. Thomas can [...]

By |2020-01-21T09:45:52-06:00January 16th, 2020|Academics, Alumni, Campus News|0 Comments

‘Eagles’ Nest’ Winter 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. Our award-winning writing and design provide insights [...]

Social Studies Dean Brett Mills Embraces Academic Fellowships to Further Connect with Eagle Scholars

Scholars enter St. Thomas caressing big dreams. A fortified faculty are required to make those dreams a reality. Even after two decades as social studies dean, Brett Mills continues to seize unique opportunities to develop as a scholar and teacher. Twice in 2019, he participated in prestigious fellowships, the latest in a series of transformative [...]

By |2020-01-07T12:08:17-06:00January 6th, 2020|Academics, Campus News|0 Comments

St. Thomas High School Students Visit the Holocaust Museum

On Saturday, December 7, students from Jenny McConnell’s Theology Class visited the newly expanded Houston Holocaust museum. Since 2001, St. Thomas has offered the Theology elective, The Holocaust in Christian Jewish Dialogue, to senior students. Students enrolled in this course examine the roots, causes, events, and implication of the Holocaust, with emphasis on the historical [...]

By |2019-12-18T15:54:30-06:00December 19th, 2019|Academics, Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments