St. Olaf News

Program gives students hands-on experience in international consulting

As part of a program that gives St. Olaf College students hands-on experience in international consulting, four Oles spent Interim working with a Norwegian cardiac de ...

 

Lecture series looks at ‘Community, Race, and Policing in America’

Does preventing small crimes — such as vandalism and public drinking — prevent more serious crimes from happening? Or does it contribute to the over-policing of A ...

 

Philosophy professor talks to Australian radio program

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Earshot radio program interviewed St. Olaf College Professor of Philosophy Charles Taliaferro about souls — a topic that, the ...

 

Student-designed program explores the business of connections

Katherine Kroening '17 wanted to spend Interim taking an up-close look at a wide range of careers in business. So the Arkansas native designed a program that enabl ...

 

Where milk, millennials, and marketing meet

What do millennials look for when they hit the grocery store? Why do they enjoy cooking at home more? Why is a product being all-natural more important to them than i ...

 

Student’s research project combines love of birds, conservation

Most students wouldn’t sign up for a class that meets 15 minutes before sunrise. But Emily Patterson '15 designed her course that way. Dawn is the best time of da ...

 

Program helps students connect, explore careers in San Francisco

A group of 25 St. Olaf College students spent part of Interim break in San Francisco, where they explored career opportunities and connected with alumni working at pl ...

 

St. Olaf announces faculty promotions and tenure

St. Olaf College Provost and Dean of the College Marci Sortor has announced that three faculty members have been promoted to the rank of full professor, four have been gr ...

 

St. Olaf among top producers of U.S. Fulbright students

St. Olaf College is one of the top producers of Fulbright fellows among liberal arts colleges across the nation. Six St. Olaf students won Fulbright awards for 201 ...

 

English professor named a Minnesota Book Award finalist

St. Olaf College Visiting Assistant Professor of English Kaethe Schwehn is a finalist for a Minnesota Book Award in the Memoir and Creative Nonfiction category. Schweh ...