Thomas More College Biology Field Station Fifth Summer Seminar Scheduled for Aug. 7

CALIFORNIA, KY, July 29, 2013 – The Thomas More College Biology Field Station welcomes Ed Barth, on Wednesday, August 7th.  Mr. Barth is a National Expert in Remediation Technologies for Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites for the USEPA’s Office of Research and Development in Cincinnati, OH.  He will be giving an overview of the Remediation Evaluation Process for Contaminated Sediments in Open Waterways. The program begins at 7 p.m.

Summer Seminar Series at the Biology Field Station

Directions to the Biology Field Station can be found at: www.thomasmore.edu/fieldstation/directions.cfm

Thomas More College Presents Its Inaugural Heroes Cup Cornhole Tournament

Tourney to benefit TMC scholarship fund for vets

CRESTVIEW HILLS KY, July 19, Cornhole12013 – Thomas More College is holding its inaugural Heroes Cup cornhole tournament Saturday, Aug. 24, to benefit its Veteran Heroes Scholarship Fund. Tournament play takes place on the TMC campus near The Bank of Kentucky Field from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The tournament is sanctioned by the American Cornhole Organization. Amateur and professional cornhole players are welcome to participate. The cost is $30 per team, individuals may email edward.oestreicher@thomasmore.edu to be placed on a team.  Cash prizes will be awarded. The winning team advances to an ACO national-qualifying tournament.

Free family activities include rocket building for children with the Civil Air Patrol and games. Other activities include split the pot and raffles. Families are welcome to bring lawn chairs to watch the action. Food, beverage and beer vendors will be on site.

Campus tours will be offered for vets and others interested in learning about TMC. Visit www.thomasmore.edu/heroescup for details about the tournament and to register.

Campus Tour

Thomas More College is located at 333 Thomas More Parkway in Crestview Hills, Ky., 41017. Visit thomasmore.edu for more information about TMC.

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Thomas More College Biology Field Station Fourth Summer Seminar Scheduled for July 24

CALIFORNIA, KY, July 15, 2013 – The Thomas More College Biology Field Station welcomes Lora Alberto, on Wednesday, July 24. Ms. Alberto, who currently serves as the Education Director with Groundwork Cincinnati – Mill Creek, presents “Groundwork Cincinnati/Mill Creek Mill Creek Environmental Education Program.” The program begins at 7 p.m.

SummerSeminarSeriesattheBiologyFieldStation

Directions to the Biology Field Station can be found at: www.thomasmore.edu/fieldstation/directions.cfm

Learn More About TMC Adult Programs

Attend a TAP information session at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 9 in the Blue Ash Center in Ohio or Thursday, July 11 in Crestview Hills, Ky. RSVP for directions to judy.bautista@tap.thomasmore.edu or 859-341-4554.

For more information about TAP program offerings visit www.thomasmore.edu/tap.

Thomas More College Welcomes New President

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CRESTVIEW HILLS KY, July 1, 2013 ­– David A. Armstrong, J.D., began his tenure today as president of Thomas More College. Armstrong is the College’s 14th president. He replaces Sr. Margaret Stallmeyer, C.D.P., who retired after nine years as president.

“It’s wonderful to be here at Thomas More College,” Armstrong said. “Everyone is just as welcoming today as when we met during my interviews. I know I have big shoes to fill following Sr. Margaret and her successes. With her and everyone’s help at Thomas More, we will succeed in reaching our goals.”

darmstrong0713Armstrong will spend the next few weeks getting to know faculty and staff.

“I plan to meet with all full-time faculty and staff before the academic year starts on Aug. 21,” he said. “Their feedback will be invaluable to me as I further develop my vision for the College.”

Armstrong most recently was vice president and general counsel of Notre Dame College in South Euclid, Ohio, where he was instrumental in increasing enrollment and retention securing the largest gift ($2.1 million) in college history and developing new academic programs and initiatives, along with leading a re-branding campaign in 2010.

Armstrong holds a Juris Doctor from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Accounting from Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pa. He and his wife, Leslie, have two children, David and Johanna.