Aquinas College Magazine

Past Issues

Past Issues


A Letter from Our President

Sister Mary Sarah Galbraith, O.P. introduces the progress Aquinas College has made in the fall of 2014.


Towards a Definition of Culture

Joseph Pearce, Director of the Center for Faith & Culture, attempts to define culture and its peculiarity to man. Towards a definition of Culture.


“And Dwelt Among Us”

Aquinas student Sister Delia Grace Haikala, O.P. recounts the blessing of the Corpus Christi Adoration Chapel, including a history of the pious practice.

Student Life

A Bracciano Journal

The Vision 2020: Truth & Charity strategic plan outlines the need for study abroad programs. These are excerpts from the blog of a study abroad pilot group who traveled to Bracciano, Italy.


The Value of Collegiate Athletics

Daniel K. Donnelly, Ph.D. writes about the benefit of collegiate athletics. The College plans to reintroduce athletics as a part of its strategic plan.

In the Dominican Tradition

Dominic & the Living Word

The Dominic & the Living Word weekly email reflection on the gospels has proven very popular, promoting Dominican spirituality both on campus and worldwide.


The New Aquinas College Campus

The careful, yet driven steps to transform the physical plant of Aquinas College, as outlined in the ambitious Vision 2020: Truth & Charity strategic plan.

School of Education

The Center for Catholic Education: A Critical Need at a Critical Time in the Church

The Center for Catholic Education's director, Sister Elizabeth Anne Alle, O.P., explains how the center is fulfilling a critical need in a critical time for the Church.

Campus Happenings

Faculty Briefs

Highlighting the accomplishment of Aquinas faculty since last summer.

School of Business

School of Business: Providing Value and Instilling Virtue

The Dean of Business at Aquinas College explains how the school provides students a value while instilling the virtue needed for future business leaders.

School of Nursing

New Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) Receives Approval

An innovative community poplulation-centered Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) received approval from the Tennessee Board of Nursing in December 2014.

Campus Happenings

News Briefs

News briefs from Aquinas College, June–December 2014.


IGNITE: Aquinas College’s First Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign

IGNITE: The Campaign for Aquinas College represents the first comprehensive fundraising campaign in the 53 year history of the College.

Alumni & Friends

Letter to Alumni

Rachel Leach, Director of Alumni Relations, addresses alumni in the Winter 2015 Aquinas College Magazine.

Alumni & Friends

Alumni Profile: Chris Ackerman, ’12

Life Teen missionary Chris Ackerman ('12, Theology) is thankful for his Aquinas education. He is currently on mission in Ferguson, Missouri.


Social Media at Aquinas College

Aquinas College has been active on social media networks for several years, following the Church's call to use them as tools in the New Evangelization.

Campus Happenings

In Memoriam

Remembering those our friends who have passed on between June and December 2014.