“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 [...]

Pham ’21 Latest Eagle Scholar to Earn Prestigious Eagle Scout Distinction

St. Thomas is proud to salute Patrick Pham ’21 for earning the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Pham continues the thriving legacy of Eagle scholars who have reached this milestone accomplishment that has been and continues to be richly recognized throughout the United States.  Pham [...]

By |2019-08-16T13:25:47-05:00August 16th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Camp Aquinas Instills the Life Lessons of Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge

For generations of scholars, the authentic St. Thomas experience has delivered a demanding curriculum that prepares students for college and a nurturing environment that prepares for life beyond. The one-year-old Eagle house system was designed to provide a deeply positive impact on student intellectual engagement and well-being. The introduction for the Class of 2023 came [...]

By |2019-08-16T13:33:32-05:00August 15th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

St. Thomas Launches Academic Year with Social Service at Houston Food Bank

St. Thomas remains dedicated to transforming the minds and hearts of the Eagle community through social service and advocacy, ensuring that the Basilian mission of Teach Me Goodness, Discipline and Knowledge measures beyond mere motto, but is a stable of life. During the launch of the 2019-20 academic year, the student body is providing valuable [...]

By |2019-08-15T16:26:48-05:00August 13th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|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 [...]

Diego Guajardo ’19 Latest Eagle Scholar to Earn Prestigious Eagle Scout Distinction

St. Thomas is proud to acknowledge Diego Guajardo ’19 who has earned the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Guajardo continues the thriving legacy of Eagle scholars throughout generations who have reached this milestone accomplishment that has been and continues to be richly recognized throughout the [...]

By |2019-04-29T18:39:49-05:00April 24th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

St. Thomas Student Mission Trip Renews Catholic Partnership for Social Justice in Honduras

For nearly two decades the St. Thomas campus community has remained steadfastly committed to short-term student mission trips that collide with long-play social justice. Eagle scholars devoting a second consecutive spring break to aid the under-served in Honduras delivered an authentic re-connection with children and a community in need. The undeniable goal was supplying sustainable [...]

By |2019-04-16T14:14:23-05:00April 16th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

#TBT Eagle Students Embrace Cultural Exchange Through Mission Trip to Cuba

This article originally appeared May 2017. For more than a decade St. Thomas foreign language dean Bill Dooley has served as an apostle of the human spirit, frequently chaperoning student groups to Central America to provide humanitarian welfare and promote the advancement of social reforms. He has mastered a familiarity with such excursions, “a definite [...]

By |2019-02-07T12:00:50-05:00February 7th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Register Now for 14th Annual Steps for Students Benefiting Catholic Education

The extended St. Thomas community again readies to participate in one of the largest 5k school races in the United States while raising valuable funds and awareness for Catholic education. The 14th Annual Steps for Students originates from the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in downtown Houston Saturday, February 16 at 8:00 a.m. The event [...]

By |2019-01-17T11:08:54-05:00January 17th, 2019|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Ethridge ‘19 and McStravick ‘19 Earn Prestigious Rank of Eagle Scout

St. Thomas is proud to recognize Michael Ethridge ‘19 and Tyler McStravick ‘19 who have earned the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). The two exceptional leaders and founding members of Troop 1004 of St. Clare Assisi Catholic Church continue the distinguished legacy of Eagle scholars [...]

By |2018-10-25T13:13:13-05:00October 25th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|1 Comment