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The Final Chapter

Nine University of St. Thomas students, accompanied by Fr. Mike Buentello, CSB, and Sr. Damien Marie Savino, FSE, joined nearly two million Catholic youth in Madrid, Spain for a transformative three week trip of prayer, sacrifice and pilgrimage.  After traversing … Continue reading

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Cadavo Baleira to Lugo

Most of the journey from Cadavo Baleira to Lugo is a gradual descent into the lowlands of Spain.  The trail will take the pilgrims through Vilabade, with a 17th century church and the remains of a 15th century Franciscan monastery. … Continue reading

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Please Pray for Clarissa!

“Unfortunately, Clarissa Krajewski, our one “off-site” pilgrim, will be unable to attend the pilgrimage with us.  On the way to the airport to fly from Michigan to Houston to join the UST pilgrims, Clarissa and her mother were in an … Continue reading

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Leaving on a Jetplane!

While on the Camino, the UST pilgrims will have to carry with them everything they packed. Some of the students, including Mayra, had to leave behind clothing to lose some weight – the first of many learning experiences to come! … Continue reading

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…And the Journey Begins

The University of St. Thomas World Youth Day pilgrims depart today for Oviedo, Spain!  Their lengthy journey of nearly 24 hours will take them by plane from Houston to Newark, New Jersey to Madrid and then by train to Oviedo … Continue reading

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Meet Mayra Morales

ANY CHARACTER HERE Name:                           Mayra Alejandra Morales Major:                           Int’l Studies, Spanish UST Classification:   Senior, Class of … Continue reading

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Meet Jennifer Monroy

ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE Name:                              Jennifer Monroy UST Classification:     Alumni May 2008 Degree:                           Business Administration ANY … Continue reading

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Meet Blue Secatero

ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE Name:                         Blue Secatero Age:                             23 Major:                        Biology ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE ANY CHARACTER HERE “I … Continue reading

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Meet Sr. Damien Marie Savino!

Sr. Damien Marie Savino, FSE, is a member of the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist. She is the chair and assistant professor of the UST Environmental Science and Studies Department. Along with Fr. Mike Buentello, she has been the brains and … Continue reading

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