St. Olaf News

Asian studies professor receives four grants to support teaching, research

St. Olaf College Assistant Professor of Chinese Ka Wong has been awarded four grants that he will use to support projects ranging from field research in China to an i ...

 

Internship in Japan helps student design her future

What happens when your academic interests come to life in a professional setting? St. Olaf College student Lexi Swenson '16 is finding out during a two-month inter ...

 

Theater faculty, recent graduates earn rave reviews for their work

"Julia Valen maybe doesn't fully understand it now, but there will be in a time in her life when she will look back on the summer of 2015 and be awestruck," begins a ...

 

Emeritus faculty member Lynn Steen dies

St. Olaf College Professor Emeritus of Mathematics Lynn Steen, who spent more than four decades making mathematics accessible to all students and shaping the way teachers ...

 

Chicago Tribune story highlights St. Olaf student’s Fulbright fellowship

"Julia Irons was not just bitten by the travel bug; she was infected," begins a Chicago Tribune story highlighting the Fulbright fellowship that will take the recent ...

 

Studying Asia leads to opportunities near and far

During his four years at St. Olaf College, Bradley Sancken '15 immersed himself in Asian studies. He participated in the college's Asian Conversations program, stu ...

 

Math professor earns NSF grant to host international symposium

St. Olaf College Professor of Mathematics Paul Humke has received a National Science Foundation grant to support the 39th International Summer Symposium in Real Analy ...

 

Music professor awarded McKnight Composer Fellowship

St. Olaf College Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Reinaldo Moya has been awarded the 2015 McKnight Composer Fellowship, which provides recognition and financial ...

 

A liberal arts preparation for Harvard Law

From working alongside law students and attorneys as part of St. Olaf College's Legal Scholars Program to researching juvenile law in her Legal Aspects of Business co ...

 

President Anderson to speak at international leaders council

St. Olaf College President David R. Anderson ’74 will travel to Germany next week to speak at the Hamburg Transnational University Leaders Council. Anderson is o ...