On the morning of January 12, 2016 at approximately 10:15 a.m. an explosion occurred near the Sultan Ahmet area in Istanbul. The U.S. Consulate General in Istanbul sent an emergency message with more information regarding the incident. http://adana.usconsulate.gov/sm-011216.html Currently, there are no University of St. Thomas programs taking place in Turkey. Student safety is of the utmost importance to the Office of Study Abroad and the University of St. Thomas. We will continue to closely monitor the situation and provide updates here.
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Security Situation, Paris France 11/13:
On the evening of November 13, 2015, multiple attacks took place in Paris -- at the Bataclan concert hall, near the Stade de France stadium, and at restaurants in central Paris. All students on University of St. Thomas programs in France are safe and have been accounted for. Student safety is of the utmost importance to the Office of Study Abroad and the University of St. Thomas. We will continue to closely monitor the situation consulting our partners abroad and the U.S. Department of State. University of St. Thomas students currently studying abroad are advised to pay close attention to any instruction or advisory communicated by on-site program staff and leadership.
Rome CORE Semester Faculty Directors Announced
The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce that Dr. Monica Hartmann (Economics) will lead the Fall 2016 semester. Dr. Kanishka Chowdhury (English) has been named the faculty director for Fall 2017.