St. Olaf News

St. Olaf scientists among authors of Nature cover story

Two St. Olaf College scientists are among the authors of a paper published in the new issue of Nature that confirms that a lake 800 meters below the ice in Antarctica ...

 

Star Tribune highlights Finance Scholars program

"For 90 minutes last week, a select group of juniors and seniors from St. Olaf College in Northfield got a rare inside look of what life, and work, is like at Piper J ...

 

Gift from alumnus helps establish endowed chair in honor of Quade

A gift from St. Olaf College alumnus Steven Fox '77 will establish the Patrick J. Quade Endowed Chair in Theater. Quade, a 1965 St. Olaf graduate, served on the co ...

 

An internship that follows in the footsteps of the first president

Immersive public history, farm work, academic research ... and a chance to live on the estate of the first president of the United States. That’s what an internship ...

 

Students put theory into practice on campus renovations

In a new environmental studies course taught last fall, students learned about green building and remodeling techniques. This summer, a group of those students is put ...

 

Hershey provides a sweet summer internship for St. Olaf student

Katherine Fitzgerald '15 has landed a sweet internship this summer — but her work at the Hershey Company has nothing to do with chocolate Kisses. Fitzgerald is o ...

 

President Anderson talks to U.S. News about measuring outcomes

"If you have information that can help your students make the choice that is right for them, why wouldn't you give it to them?" St. Olaf College President David R. Anders ...

 

St. Olaf student awarded Harvard Stem Cell Institute internship

St. Olaf College student Alexa Roemmich '15 is one of 40 undergraduate students from around the world selected to participate in the 2014 Harvard Stem Cell Institute ...

 

Student gains curatorial experience at prestigious Viennese museum

For St. Olaf College student Kirsten Schowalter ’15, an internship this summer with the Weltmuseum Wien — the Worldmuseum Vienna — was not only a chance to gain ...

 

Physics and Engineering Camp earns Pentair grant for second year

The Physics and Engineering Camp for Girls at St. Olaf College has received a grant from the Pentair Corporation for the second year in a row, allowing all participan ...