St. Olaf News

Alumnus to bring his award-winning choral ensemble to campus

St. Olaf College will welcome alumnus Craig Hella Johnson ‘84 and his award-winning choral ensemble Conspirare to campus May 17 as part of their Minnesota and Canad ...

 

Two textbooks by St. Olaf classics professors share book award

Two textbooks written by St. Olaf College classics professors have been chosen to share the Ladislaus J. Bolchazy Pedagogy Book Award for 2016. Forty-Six Stories i ...

 

Philosophy professor receives NEH ‘Enduring Questions’ grant

St. Olaf College Assistant Professor of Philosophy Mike Fuerstein has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Enduring Questions grant to fund a course cente ...

 

St. Olaf student selected for summer Fulbright program in Scotland

St. Olaf College student Nick Tomhave '18 has been selected to participate in the Fulbright-Scotland Summer Institute, a five-week cultural and academic program for U.S. ...

 

Empowering young leaders to create social change

St. Olaf College student Pedro Monque '16 says true social change starts with people in local communities seeing problems and having the resources to address them. ...

 

Emeritus music professor Robert Kendall dies

St. Olaf College Associate Professor Emeritus of Music Robert Kendall, 83, passed away at the Minneapolis Veterans Home on March 20. Kendall came to St. Olaf in 1965 ...

 

St. Olaf Choir and Magnum Chorum team up for Pietá

The St. Olaf Choir, conducted by Professor of Music Anton Armstrong '78, will welcome Magnum Chorum to campus this Sunday, May 1, for a joint performance of the passion o ...

 

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

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded St. Olaf College student Corey Ruder ’16 a three-year Graduate Research Fellowship that will support her work in aquat ...

 

Former St. Olaf President Melvin George dies

Former St. Olaf College President Melvin D. George died April 25 at the age of 80. A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3, at Holden Lutheran Churc ...

 

St. Olaf student named Rossing Physics Scholar

St. Olaf College student Colin Scheibner '17 has been named a Rossing Physics Scholar for 2016–17. Scheibner will receive a $10,000 scholarship from the Evangelical ...