Mardi Gras gala to honor Archbishop Miller

January 31, 2012

HOUSTON — Archbishop J. Michael Miller, C.S.B., Archbishop of Vancouver and a former president of the University of St. Thomas, will celebrate Fat Tuesday in the Bayou City as the guest of honor for UST’s 62nd annual Mardi Gras Gala.

Since 2009, Miller has been chief shepherd of Vancouver’s 475,000 Catholics. Before that, he spent 25 years at UST as a theology professor, theology dean, vice president for academic affairs and eventually university president.

The gala, scheduled for Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m., will be at the Intercontinental Hotel, 2222 W. Loop South.

For information, contact Corey Flores at 713-525-3173.