St. Olaf News

St. Olaf Alumna awarded Luce Scholarship

The Luce Foundation has awarded recent St. Olaf College graduate Corey Ruder '16 a prestigious fellowship that will enable her to continue her work in aquatic biogeoc ...

 

Fifth Year Emerging Artists will display work at Minneapolis gallery

The St. Olaf College Fifth Year Emerging Artists will hold an exhibition at the Public Functionary Art Gallery beginning March 31. The artists —  Jon Tiburzi, ...

 

A Message from the President

Dear Oles, I have heard from a number of people in recent days who continue to be concerned about the post-election environment on college campuses. Strong feelings ...

 

St. Olaf celebrates 500th anniversary of Lutheran Reformation

Five hundred years ago, Martin Luther posted his 95 theses on the door of All Saints' Church in Wittenberg, Germany. "He intended to spur an academic discussion but u ...

 

Two St. Olaf students named Smaby Peace Scholars

St. Olaf College students Anne Halloin '18  and Gabrielle Simeck '18 have been named Smaby Peace Scholars. The Peace Scholars Program is designed to expand studen ...

 

Award-winning composer and singer Meredith Monk to visit St. Olaf

Meredith Monk, an award-winning composer and singer whose groundbreaking exploration of the voice as an instrument expands the boundaries of musical composition, w ...

 

‘Moonlight’ writer says St. Olaf Choir song ‘shaped his life’

Moonlight writer Tarell Alvin McCraney says the St. Olaf Choir's performance of "City Called Heaven" is among 10 songs that shaped his life. In an interview with O ...

 

Students to present research at Metropolitan Museum of Art

Four St. Olaf College students will present their archaeological research at a symposium on photogrammetry at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City March 7- ...

 

Former NFL player to lecture on ‘Masculinity in the Locker Room’

Former NFL player Wade Davis will visit St. Olaf College March 9 to deliver this year's James Reeb Memorial Lecture, titled Masculinity in the Locker Room. The lecture ...

 

Mystery, murder, and mayhem will take center stage at panel discussion

An upcoming event in Viking Theater will be fraught with mystery, murder, and mayhem. A panel of St. Olaf College experts, authors, and enthusiasts will discuss their ...