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

St. Thomas Drama Brings Powerful ‘Frankenstein’ to Cemo Auditorium Stage

For the St. Thomas Fall production of Frankenstein, director Dan Green flushed both schlock and satire, opting instead for an intelligent and trenchantly faithful adaptation of Mary Shelley's archetypal monster novel of 1818 that launched a terror genre. As the spookiest of holidays approached, audiences encountered neither Boris (Karloff) nor (Peter) Boyle. No bolt-necked galoot. Forget [...]

By |2019-02-01T13:03:24-05:00October 24th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

The Latest Award-Winning ‘Eagles’ Nest’ Publication – Fall 2018, Changing Of The Eagle Guard

Enjoy the Eagles’ Nest Fall 2018 … the latest personal stories and compelling examples of our acclaimed academics and activities … plus the vital role that the St. Thomas experience continues to play in the formation of exemplary character and strong moral values in our community. CLICK HERE FOR THE EAGLES' NEST FALL 2018 The [...]

By |2018-09-10T16:17:23-05:00September 10th, 2018|Alumni, Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Camp Aquinas Debuts for Incoming Eagle Freshmen to Promote St. Thomas Brotherhood

Grow as many, unite as one. Understanding that the current student generation is inundated daily ... academically, socially, personally and spiritually ... with untold pressures and challenges ... St. Thomas has developed a five-day orientation program for incoming freshmen during the first week of the academic year that infuses the traditions and values of the [...]

By |2018-08-08T15:39:14-05:00July 30th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments

Groff ‘19 Earns Prestigious Eagle Scout Rank, Highest Achievement in Boy Scouts of America

St. Thomas is proud to recognize Christian Groff ‘19 who has earned the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout through Troop 55, the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts of America. Groff continues the distinguished legacy of Eagle scholars throughout generations who have reached this milestone accomplishment that has been and continues to be richly recognized [...]

By |2018-07-25T14:47:06-05:00July 25th, 2018|Campus News, Student Life|0 Comments