St. Olaf News

St. Olaf senior, four alumni awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded St. Olaf College student Colin Scheibner ’17 a three-year Graduate Research Fellowship that will support his docto ...

 

Sen. Klobuchar to speak at St. Olaf commencement

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, the first woman elected to represent the State of Minnesota in the United States Senate, will deliver the charge to the graduating class at St ...

 

St. Olaf to award honorary degree to educator, civil rights advocate

St. Olaf College will award an honorary degree to Percival Bertrand "Bert" Phillips, an educator, humanitarian, and civil rights advocate, on May 5. The honorary d ...

 

Flaten Art Museum selected for preservation program

St. Olaf College's Flaten Art Museum is one of 75 institutions from across the country selected to participate in the inaugural year of the Collections Assessment fo ...

 

St. Olaf students earn recognition in Goldwater, Rossing competitions

Three St. Olaf College juniors have earned recognition in two science scholarship competitions. Kieran Berton '18 and Laura Moore '18 received honorable mentions i ...

 

Research project solidifies postgraduation plans

Although there is an abundance of research about affordable housing and an equal abundance of research about aging adults, there is surprisingly little data connectin ...

 

Making connections in the nation’s capital

A few weeks ago, Sean Heaslip '16 briefly stepped away from his work on the United States Senate's Environment and Public Works Committee to talk to current St. Olaf ...

 

Moe family gift enriches Great Conversation program

Karin and Bob Moe P '90 so strongly believed in the Great Conversation program at St. Olaf College that they established the Moe Family Endowed Fund to deepen its imp ...

 

Griep to deliver spring Mellby Lecture

St. Olaf College Professor of Art and Associate Dean of Fine Arts Mary Griep will deliver the spring Mellby Lecture, titled Descent Into Detail, on April 11. The l ...

 

Mellon awards St. Olaf $800,000 grant to enhance teaching, learning

St. Olaf College educates students who are more diverse, more globally engaged, and more digitally connected than ever before. So St. Olaf leaders and faculty member ...