St. Olaf News

International conservation journal highlights St. Olaf researchers

An international conservation journal recently highlighted the research that three St. Olaf College students and Professor of Biology Kathy Shea conducted in Costa Rica. ...

 

Student’s research examines radioactivity of the sky

St. Olaf College student Emily Witt ‘17 spent her summer researching the radioactivity of the sky with other undergraduates at the University of Chicago’s Materials R ...

 

Music students bring Canadian author’s award-winning novel to life

For the last two years, St. Olaf College Professor of Music James McKeel has worked on bringing Canadian author Mark Frutkin's award-winning novel to the stage. Ne ...

 

St. Olaf a national leader in producing physics majors

St. Olaf College is one of the nation's top producers of physics degrees, according to a ranking by the American Physical Society (APS). Granting an average of 24 ...

 

Two faculty members named to distinguished professorships

Two long-time St. Olaf College faculty members have been appointed to distinguished professorships. Professor of Classics James May has been named the Kenneth O. B ...

 

Minnesota Public Radio profiles St. Olaf music professor

"There's a high degree of knowledge, of passion and appreciation for music in this community," St. Olaf College Assistant Professor of Music Francesca Anderegg tells Minn ...

 

Religion professor awarded NEH fellowship

St. Olaf Assistant Professor of Religion Mara Benjamin has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities fellowship that will enable her to complete her second bo ...

 

Using a semester off the Hill to gain hands-on business experience

While many of us know Johnson & Johnson for its baby lotion, Band-Aids, and Listerine, Camille Morley ‘15  is getting a behind-the-scenes look at the company t ...

 

Percy authors Batman story for Detective Comics

St. Olaf College Writer in Residence Benjamin Percy has begun writing for Detective Comics, the comic book best known for introducing the superhero Batman. The first part ...

 

Mayo Clinic internship provides up-close look at world of medicine

Many St. Olaf College students pursue internships as a way of discerning their future career paths. But for Nicki Youngberg ’15, an internship at Mayo Clinic’s Da ...