St. Olaf College

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A private liberal arts college of the Lutheran church in Minnesota
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From the Hill to Real Life – How do you get to Carnegie Hall?

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 5:38pm
Learn about the St. Olaf Orchestra's debut performance at Carnegie Hall, as told by a musician, conductor, and alumnus.
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MPR broadcasts St. Olaf panel discussion on immigration

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 8:57am
Minnesota Public Radio will air the St. Olaf College Institute for Freedom and Community's panel discussion on "The Question of Assimilation/Incorporation in 21st Century America."
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Two St. Olaf students earn Rossing Physics Scholarships

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 3:11pm
St. Olaf students Kayla Gephart '20 and Aaron Swanson '20 have been named Rossing Physics Scholars for 2019–20.
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NPR podcast examines murder of civil rights icon James Reeb ’50

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 2:23pm
In 1965 civil rights activist James Reeb '50 was fatally attacked by white supremacists in Selma, Alabama. A new NPR podcast exposes the lies that kept the murder from being solved.
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Music professor’s new album featured on Classical MPR

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 9:26am
Classical Minnesota Public Radio recently featured Associate Professor of Music Francesca Anderegg's new album, "Images of Brazil."
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St. Olaf students named Smaby Peace Scholars

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 11:24am
St. Olaf College students Kristina Quanbeck '21 and Manuela Novoa Villada '21 have been named Smaby Peace Scholars.
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Career Conversations: David Wang ’16

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 4:25pm
As part of the new Career Conversations series, David Wang '16 discusses his work as a Strategic Growth Analyst at Dropbox.
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Emergency fund, break enhancements help Oles

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 8:13am
Gifts from Mary Ostenson Broude '68 and Ken and Jennifer Kroner are helping students on campus over breaks and with emergency needs be at home on the Hill.
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Bringing an urban soundscape to St. Olaf

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 3:51pm
Three years ago, Salvador Alvarez '19 created a campus event to promote an urban soundscape of diverse culture not readily present in the small-town Midwest. He brought it back again this year.
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From the Hill to Real Life – Adventures in the New Humanities

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 3:36pm
This episode of "From the Hill to Real Life - Adventures in the New Humanities" explores what the humanities can teach us throughout our lives. With Professor of History and Boldt Family Distinguished Teaching Chair in the Humanities Judy Kutulas, Assistant Director of Career Development and Coaching Thando Kunene '13, and Director of Piper Center for Vocation and Career Leslie Moore '77.
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Sixth annual Ole Cup showcases student ingenuity

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 2:32pm
At the sixth annual Ole Cup, 10 teams of students pitched their entrepreneurial ideas to a panel of judges — and four took away cash prizes to help turn their business ideas into reality.
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St. Olaf names director of new Lutheran Center for Faith, Values, and Community

Wed, 05/08/2019 - 8:18am
Deanna Thompson '89, a respected scholar in the study of Martin Luther and feminist theology, will serve as the founding director of the new Lutheran Center for Faith, Values, and Community.
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St. Olaf celebrates academic excellence with Honors Day

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 9:49am
St. Olaf College held its annual Honors Day on Friday, May 3, a celebration of student academic accomplishments and a time to express gratitude to faculty members and alumni.
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A new center for creating systemic change

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 1:44pm
The new Taylor Center for Equity and Inclusion is committed to ensuring that all students are empowered, engaged, and nurtured for success.
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With 13 months to go, campaign surpasses $218 million

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 9:14am
Supporters of St. Olaf College have driven its For the Hill and Beyond comprehensive campaign past its initial $200 million goal.
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Having agency: How a digital marketing student developed her skills

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 4:02pm
Gaju Aline '19 has honed her marketing skills through an impressive number of hands-on internships during her college career.
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Adventures in the New Humanities: Publishing — not perishing — in a new age

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 3:35pm
In this 'Adventures in the New Humanities' blog post, Professor of History Judy Kutulas offers tips on writing for the mystical "broader audience" outside academia.
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