St. Olaf News

Students celebrate international cooperation with Project Pengyou

Inspired by a conference they were invited to attend at Harvard University, St. Olaf College students Kyle Obermann ’14 and Andy Switzer ’14 are forming a new group ...

 

Three St. Olaf faculty members receive grants for new artistic works

Three St. Olaf College faculty members have received grants that will help them bring their newly created artistic works before an audience. Professor of Music Timothy ...

 

Hauck inducted into Swim Coaches Association Hall of Fame

St. Olaf College swimming and diving coach Bob Hauck '87 has been inducted into the Minnesota Swim Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Hauck has co-led the men's and women ...

 

Three St. Olaf students earn Rossing Physics Scholarships

St. Olaf College student Lucas Sletten ’15 has been named a Rossing Physics Scholar for 2014–15, and Owen Puls '16 and Adam Wood '16 each earned an honorable mentio ...

 

President Anderson calls for balanced approach to regulation

"Many institutions of higher education in America don't need more regulation to help or force them do their job. Some do," St. Olaf College President David R. Anderson '7 ...

 

Piece from St. Olaf fine arts journal wins national award

A nonfiction piece by Anders Nienstaedt '12 that was first published in St. Olaf College's literary and fine arts journal has received the Bennington Prize for Nonficti ...

 

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 ...