Dr. Ronald P. McArthur: Essays & Videos

Essays

Videos

Alumnus Phil Halpin (’97) has uploaded two vintage videos of Thomas Aquinas College’s late founding president, Dr. Ronald P. McArthur. The first, taken in 1996, features Dr. McArthur talking to the students about his love for the College:

 

The second video comes from the next evening, at the 25th Anniversary Founders’ dinner. Dr. McArthur, Dr. Dillon, Mr. Berquist, Dr. Neumayr, Mr. DeLuca, and others speak about the founding of the College:

 

Meanwhile, in 2011 the College’s alumni hosted this panel discussion of the College’s founders on the occasion of its 40th anniversary:

 

Finally, in 2012 Dr. McArthur presented the following talk to the College’s students:

 

May the souls of Dr. McArthur and all the faithfully departed rest in peace.


Posted: October 31, 2013

David Langley (’15 )

“The education here is not a training for a specialized field, it is an education for the greatest, most glorious part of man — his faculty of reason.”

– David Langley (’15)

Steubenville, Ohio

“I am grateful to Thomas Aquinas College for educating new leaders for our Church, leaders who are grounded in their personal relationship and commitment to Jesus Christ.”

– Most. Rev. George Niederauer

Archbishop of San Francisco

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