National Catholic Reporter

The Independent News Source

St. Thomas gets first lay president

 |  NCR Today

Minnesota's University of St. Thomas appointed its first female and first lay president in its history.

From the Star Tribune:

Breaking with a nearly century old-tradition, University of St. Thomas Board of Trustees members Thursday appointed a woman and non-cleric as the Catholic school's new president.

Order a gift subscription to NCR, and we'll throw in a little something extra for you. Learn more

Julie Sullivan, executive vice president and provost at the University of San Diego, also a Catholic university, is the first female and lay president in St. Thomas' history.

Read the full story at the Star Tribune.


NCR Email Alerts


In This Issue

November 20-December 3, 2015


Some articles are only available in the print newspaper and Kindle edition.