St. Olaf News

Three St. Olaf students earn State Department scholarship

St. Olaf College students Jordan Brown '16, Abbigail Hull '17, and Anja Selland '16 will spend the summer in an intense learning environment abroad after receiving a ...

 

St. Olaf students present, compete at computer science symposium

Seven teams of computer science students from St. Olaf College presented papers at the Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium hosted by the University of Norther ...

 

Student wins Gilder Lehrman History Scholar Award

St. Olaf College student Emily Sackett '16 has received a history scholar award that will enable her to spend five days in New York City this summer meeting with prominen ...

 

Greater Than Campaign raises awareness about mental health

Kelsey Henquinet '16 knows that St. Olaf College students sometimes wonder where they can find help managing stress, depression, and other mental health challenges. Y ...

 

Alumnus to bring his award-winning choral ensemble to campus

St. Olaf College will welcome alumnus Craig Hella Johnson ‘84 and his award-winning choral ensemble Conspirare to campus May 17 as part of their Minnesota and Canad ...

 

Two textbooks by St. Olaf classics professors share book award

Two textbooks written by St. Olaf College classics professors have been chosen to share the Ladislaus J. Bolchazy Pedagogy Book Award for 2016. Forty-Six Stories i ...

 

Philosophy professor receives NEH ‘Enduring Questions’ grant

St. Olaf College Assistant Professor of Philosophy Mike Fuerstein has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Enduring Questions grant to fund a course cente ...

 

St. Olaf student selected for summer Fulbright program in Scotland

St. Olaf College student Nick Tomhave '18 has been selected to participate in the Fulbright-Scotland Summer Institute, a five-week cultural and academic program for U.S. ...

 

Empowering young leaders to create social change

St. Olaf College student Pedro Monque '16 says true social change starts with people in local communities seeing problems and having the resources to address them. ...

 

Emeritus music professor Robert Kendall dies

St. Olaf College Associate Professor Emeritus of Music Robert Kendall, 83, passed away at the Minneapolis Veterans Home on March 20. Kendall came to St. Olaf in 1965 ...