St. Olaf College

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A private liberal arts college of the Lutheran church in Minnesota
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St. Olaf sophomores take a big step

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 1:20pm
The St. Olaf Class of 2021 recently participated in the college's annual major declaration day.
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St. Olaf English professor receives Jerome Hill Artist Fellowship

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 9:10am
St. Olaf College Associate Professor of English Jennifer Kwon Dobbs has received the prestigious Jerome Hill Artist Fellowship in Literature.
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St. Olaf to award honorary degree to ‘West Wing’ actress, playwright Anna Deavere Smith

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 1:07pm
St. Olaf College will award an honorary degree to actress and playwright Anna Deavere Smith, best known for her roles on The West Wing and Nurse Jackie, on Thursday, April 4.
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The magnetism of mathematics

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 10:06am
At St. Olaf, Jakob Hofstad '20 can explore his love for mathematics far beyond the classroom — from collegiate math competitions to an intensive mathematics study abroad program in Budapest.
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St. Olaf Spanish professor awarded Burkhardt Fellowship

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 9:22am
The American Council of Learned Societies has awarded St. Olaf College Associate Professor of Spanish Kristina Medina-Vilariño a Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship.
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St. Olaf opens new, high-tech space for nursing program

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 1:15pm
The St. Olaf Nursing Department's new 5,500 square foot space features two simulation labs, a simulation control room, and a multi-bed skills lab.
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St. Olaf Magazine has a fresh online presence

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 11:29am
St. Olaf College's award-winning St. Olaf Magazine has a new website specifically designed to bring the beloved publication to life on all digital platforms.
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Political author and historian Michael Lind to speak at St. Olaf

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 4:27pm
Professor and political writer Michael Lind will visit campus March 19 for a discussion on "Immigration and the New Class War."
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Students explore the realities of peace and conflict as Smaby Peace Scholars

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 5:16pm
Pearl McAndrews '19 and Ulises Jovel '20 explored issues relating to peace, justice, democracy, and human rights during a seven-week program in Norway as Smaby Peace Scholars.
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To celebrate Women’s History Month, St. Olaf events highlight female composers

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 3:29pm
To commemorate Women's History Month, St. Olaf College will present two events recognizing the triumphs and struggles of women composers.
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MPR broadcasts St. Olaf panel discussion on immigration

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 9:55am
Minnesota Public Radio airs a recent panel discussion on "The Immigration Trilemma: Local Sovereignty, Freedom of Movement, and the Global Community."
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St. Olaf Student Congregation offers weekly Lenten devotions

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 11:27am
St. Olaf College Ministry will be sharing five Lenten devotionals by email over the next five weeks focused on the theme "A Great Cloud of Witnesses."
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St. Olaf is your travel bucket list headquarters

Tue, 03/05/2019 - 5:30pm
The Taj Mahal, receding glaciers, Komodo Dragons … the wonders of the world are many, and life is short. Don't fret: St. Olaf Alumni and Family Travel will help you check off your travel bucket list.
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Adventures in the New Humanities: It’s all about the verbs

Tue, 03/05/2019 - 4:45pm
In this 'Adventures in the New Humanities' blog post, Professor of History Judy Kutulas highlights academic civic engagement efforts at St. Olaf.
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Career Conversations: Zach Schendel ’01

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 4:09pm
As part of the new Career Conversations series, Zach Schendel '01 discusses his work as the Director of UX Research at Netflix.
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Gift to make music ensemble international tours cost-free for students

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 5:48pm
St. Olaf has received a $4.2 million gift that will enable students in the St. Olaf Band, St. Olaf Choir, and St. Olaf Orchestra to tour internationally at no expense.
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Closer to a cure: Alumnus’s cancer research gains attention

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 9:11pm
Branden Moriarity '07 has devoted his career to researching childhood cancers. He discovered his passion for research thanks to the TRIO programs at St. Olaf.
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