St. Olaf News

Jazz trio featuring two St. Olaf professors releases new album

The debut album by a musical trio that includes St. Olaf College Artist in Residence Dave Hagedorn and Instructor in Music Phil Hey "will delight the jazz cognoscenti," ...

 

Student wins award for presentation at national STEM conference

St. Olaf College student Carlos Rivera ‘15 won a second-place award for his presentation at the Emerging Researchers National Conference in Science, Technology, Enginee ...

 

Study-abroad programs prepare students for medical school

While taking part in a St. Olaf College study-abroad program in Peru, Emily Olson '14 and her classmates worked alongside medical and dental professionals throughout th ...

 

Two St. Olaf students honored in ACM short story contest

St. Olaf College students Zoey Slater ‘14 and Elise Erickson ‘14 earned top honors in the 2014 Associated Colleges of the Midwest Nick Adams Short Story Contest. S ...

 

Student awarded Humanity in Action Fellowship

A passion for using education to foster tolerance and respect throughout the world has earned Sudip Bhandari ’14 a Humanity in Action Fellowship. Humanity in Action is ...

 

Project in Kenya combines engineering, health care

Earlier this year, Dan Lilly '15 traveled to Kenya to work on a solar-powered irrigation project supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. One month of the ...

 

Nordstrom-Loeb to deliver spring Mellby Lecture

St. Olaf College Associate Professor of Sociology Bruce Nordstrom-Loeb will use the spring Mellby Lecture to share his research on evangelical megachurches. His April 7 ...

 

Student presents research at American Chemical Society meeting

St. Olaf College junior Jorden Johnson recently presented her research at the national meeting of the American Chemical Society. Johnson’s presentation, titled “No ...

 

German professor publishes article in bilingual anthology

An article by St. Olaf College Professor of German Karen Achberger is included in a new German anthology titled Die Waffen nieder! Lay down your weapons! The book's tit ...

 

Program establishes lasting connections in New York

John Avino '14 and Kyle Watson '13 have many things in common: both gained an appreciation for teamwork through participating in St. Olaf athletics programs; both major ...