Thomas Aquinas College opens in Massachusetts this week
Sophomores from Santa Paula join the new freshmen

Thomas Aquinas College, based in Santa Paula, California, is opening a second campus in Northfield, Massachusetts this week. “We have 30 freshmen starting at the New England campus tomorrow, and we’re delighted with that number,” says Anne Forsyth, Director

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2019-09-12T13:54:18-08:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Education, Exclusives|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Pepperdine University donates Columbus statue to Thomas Aquinas College

A little over two years ago, Pepperdine University made the decision to take down a statue of Christopher Columbus after student outcry, with its president at the time calling the monument a “painful reminder” of the past. The private, Malibu-based

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2019-05-17T08:40:40-08:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: Education|Tags: |16 Comments

Four Thomas Aquinas grads talk about vocations to L.A. Archdiocese

The following comes from a Feb. 8 posting on the Thomas Aquinas College website. On Wednesday four alumni who are studying for the priesthood for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles returned to their alma mater to give a vocations talk

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2019-02-19T12:38:28-08:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Church life|Tags: , |2 Comments

“We’re very pleased that they are coming to Massachusetts”

On his official blog, His Eminence Seán Cardinal O’Malley, the Archbishop of Boston, recounts his recent meeting with Thomas Aquinas College President Michael F. McLean. Dr. McLean and other College representatives visited with His Eminence while in Massachusetts, where the College is

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2018-06-22T14:38:27-08:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Education|Tags: , |2 Comments

Thomas Aquinas College students picket Planned Parenthood event

Planned Parenthood Central Coast members and their supporters filled the grand ballroom at the Ritz-Carlton Bacara  Saturday night for their annual event. It was called the Birds and Bees bash. An outside reception area was full of silent auction items, a

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2018-04-16T10:36:56-08:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Other News|Tags: , , , |7 Comments

Slowly getting back to normal

Compost piles are still smoldering on the campus of Thomas Aquinas College, but the Catholic coed liberal arts institution is busily restoring its land as well as repairing buildings damaged in recent wildfires, according to Clark Tulberg, facilities manager. “We’re

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Founder of Catholic school among those killed in Montecito mudslide

The founder of St. Augustine Academy in Ventura was among those killed early Tuesday morning when a powerful mudslide swept him and his wife from their Montecito home.  Roy Rohter was identified by officials at Thomas Aquinas College, from which his

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Wildfire forces evacuation of Thomas Aquinas College

The fast-spreading flames of a California wildfire reached the borders of the campus of Thomas Aquinas College early this week, but they did not cause serious damage, and all students are safe. “As a precaution, all students were evacuated, first

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2017-12-06T07:39:16-08:00December 6th, 2017|Categories: California Diocese News|Tags: , , |6 Comments

Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity Chapel, Santa Paula

  Name of Church Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity Chapel Address (on the grounds of Thomas Aquinas College – “TAC”) 10,000 Ojai Road, Santa Paula, CA 93060 Phone number (805) 421-5931 Website Mass times Sundays and holydays,

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2018-12-27T16:42:26-08:00March 24th, 2017|Categories: Catholic Churches|Tags: , , |1 Comment