Ole Biz: Life in Business

A reception for St. Olaf students, alumni, and parents who are interested and involved in business.  The event is beneficial, fun, fast-paced and an excellent way to learn about opportunities and make connections with St. Olaf alumni, parents, and friends of the college. Ten different types of career areas will be represented, including:

  • Marketing/Sales
  • Advertising/PR/Communications
  • Business Analysis and Data Analytics
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Technology
  • Manufacturing/Logistics/Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance/Banking/Accounting
  • Management

Students can select and attend two of the area breakout sessions, each lasting twenty minutes, to get to know Oles working in specific industries. There will additional time for follow up conversations with alumni and parents after the sessions.

Monday, October 21st, 2019 | 5:15-8 p.m.

Student buses leave Buntrock Commons at 4:00 p.m and depart for the return to campus at 7:00 p.m.

5:15 p.m. | Registration and Mingling
5:45 p.m. | Welcome and Introductions
6:00 p.m. | Breakout Session 1
6:25 p.m. | Breakout Session 2
6:45 p.m. | Open Mingling
7:00 p.m. | Students Depart

7 -8:00 p.m. | Alumni/Parent Reception

Wells Fargo – 550 Tower
550 S 4th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415
(15th floor – Weatherball location)

Parking information:

  • The Haaf ramp is attached to the 550 building. Take the escalator next to Caribou down to the 1st floor.
  • The Mills Fleet Farm ramp is attached to the 600 building. Go up to the skyway level and take a right,  going through the 600 building to get to the 550 building. Go down the escalator next to Caribou to the 1st floor.  
Register for Ole Biz

Students: Register HERE
Alumni, parents and friends of St. Olaf: Register HERE

Student Prep Sessions (Optional)

Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. (community time) in Buntrock Commons 143
Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Tomson Hall 200

(or, feel free to stop by during Piper Center drop-in hours, between 3-5 p.m. M-F with any questions.)


For more information, contact Olivia Snover with the Alumni and Parent Relations Office at St. Olaf College: 507-786-3028 or snover1@stolaf.edu