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Friendship | The Real Reel

In this episode of The Real Reel, we asked UST students about friendship. They share what qualities they look for in a friend, how they make friends and how they maintain good friendships.

You'll also hear from Licensed Professional Counselor Ivan Navarro, Director of UST Counseling and Wellness Services, who shares some reflections on the value of quality friendships in college.

The Real Reel is an Instagram Reel series where UST students weigh in on various topics. We create a video mashup (like this) for YouTube. Visit MAX Studios on Instagram for all the reels, @maxstudiosust.

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UST Counseling and Wellness Services

“The Four Loves” by C.S. Lewis

How Two Alumni Met, Got Married and Serve Their Community

Jesse and Gloria Bounds met after college at a University of St. Thomas-Houston alumni event. From there, they hit it off and started a wonderful relationship. In this video, they share how they met, what they love about each other, the challenges of parenthood and why they choose to serve the community together.

The Bounds were honorary chairs of the 2022 Two Saints and A Taco Tasting event that raises money for student scholarships.

 

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Two Beloved Celt Couples Serve as Honorary Chairs of 2022 Two Saints and a Taco Tasting Event Set for Fall | UST News

UST Alumni

Marriage and Dads: In Studio w/ Fr. Ken Geraci

Desiring a fruitful marriage is something many young adults yearn for in life. So how do you start planning for that - as a single college student or a young professional?

In this in studio conversation, Fr. Ken Geraci, CPM, with the Fathers of Mercy, talks with MAX Studios' Bridget Richardson and Darnell Miller about examples of God-centered marriages and how you can strive for that when you're young. Fr. Ken also encourages young men to start thinking about what kind of husband and father they want to be. He encourages single young men to embody the principles of a good man today, so they can be a well-founded husbands and fathers in the future. He also shares a meaningful story about his friend Travis caring for his wife.

Fr. Ken Geraci, CPM

Toxic Relationships | The Real Reel

In this first episode of our new series, The Real Reel, we asked about toxic relationships. Hear University of St. Thomas-Houston students talk about their relationships and how they would counsel a friend to work through a toxic relationship.

At the end, you'll hear from Licensed Professional Counselor, Larry Freeney, with Rejoice Counseling Apostolate, who will give you some tips for working through a toxic relationship or getting out all together.

The Real Reel is an Instagram Reel series where UST students weigh in on various topics. We'll create a video mashup for YouTube. Visit MAX Studios on Instagram for all the reels, @maxstudiosust.

Links:

Rejoice Counseling Apostolate

Rejoice Counseling: Meet Larry

UST Counseling and Wellness Services

“The Four Loves” by C.S. Lewis

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