St. Olaf On the Road in San Francisco

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 2-6:30 p.m.

JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square
515 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

St. Olaf College invites you to St. Olaf On the Road, a day spent learning, networking, and conversing with alumni, parents, and friends of the college. Three St. Olaf faculty members and the director of off-campus studies will present TED-style “Lightning Talks.”

In addition, President David R. Anderson ’74 will share an update on college priorities as well as the latest campus news.


Schedule of the day

2 p.m. Arrival and Registration

2:30 p.m. Welcome

2:45 p.m. Lightning Talk 1 and 2

Global Engagement On the Hill and Beyond
Director of International and Off-Campus Studies Jodi Malmgren ’92

Civic Engagement for Transcultural Competence
Assistant Professor of Spanish Kristina Medina-Vilariño

3:45 p.m. Break

4 p.m. Lightning Talk 3 and 4

Visualizing Climate Change: A Dialogue Between the Sciences and the Humanities
Assistant Professor of English and Film Studies Linda Mokdad

Characters Welcome: A First Look at Chinese Language and Culture
Associate Professor of Chinese and Asian Studies Ka Wong


5 p.m. Presidential Update from the Hill

5:45 p.m. Reception



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