St. Olaf College

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A private liberal arts college of the Lutheran church in Minnesota
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Voices of Equity on the Hill: The work at St. Olaf moving forward

Fri, 02/26/2021 - 10:49am
As part of the 'Voices of Equity on the Hill' series, Interim Vice President for Equity and Inclusion María Pabón sat down with Vice President for Student Life Hassel Morrison for a conversation about diversity, equity, and inclusion work at the college.
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Tesfa Wondemagegnehu on art, activism, and Black History Month

Fri, 02/26/2021 - 8:37am
Tesfa Wondemagegnehu shares his thoughts on Black History Month, the role of art as activism, his experience with Black mentors and leaders, and what we can do to create a more just and equitable community.
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Adventures in the New Humanities: The queen of interdisciplinary studies

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 12:54pm
In this "Adventures in the New Humanities" blog post, Professor of History Judy Kutulas shares why she's so passionate about her role as "queen of interdisciplinary studies" at St. Olaf.
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St. Olaf among top producers of Fulbright students

Fri, 02/19/2021 - 2:54pm
For the 2020-21 academic year, St. Olaf tied for 8th among baccalaureate institutions for the number of Fulbrights awarded.
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St. Olaf students create podcast about religion, social justice

Wed, 02/17/2021 - 4:02pm
Four St. Olaf students have produced a five-part podcast called "Amplifying Justice" which examines how faith communities can make a difference in the wider world.
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Alumna is “planting the seeds” for inclusion in collegiate athletics

Wed, 02/17/2021 - 12:15pm
After creating her own major at St. Olaf, Sheridan Blanford ‘15 is breaking barriers in athletics administration as the inaugural associate athletic director for diversity, equity, and inclusion at the University of Washington.
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Lift Every Voice and Sing: Anton Armstrong reflects on choral music during Black History Month

Thu, 02/11/2021 - 8:26pm
On February 14 Anton Armstrong '78 will host a new episode of St. Olaf’s digital concert series, Sounds from St. Olaf. The episode is titled "Lift Every Voice And Sing: A Celebration of African American Music," and will honor Black History Month.
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Institute for Freedom and Community announces speakers for spring series

Thu, 02/11/2021 - 10:07am
The St. Olaf College Institute for Freedom and Community will host seven events this spring featuring a variety of speakers discussing two broad themes: "Diversity, Freedom, and Community" and "America after Trump."
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Welcome Back, Oles!

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 9:28am
As St. Olaf students return to campus for the start of spring semester, campus leaders offer words of welcome.
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Student View: Inviting the St. Olaf community to contribute to the College Archives

Sat, 02/06/2021 - 10:44am
Student archivists are working to capture St. Olaf's history so future generations can know how Oles weathered "these unprecedented times."
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St. Olaf, Carleton make annual donation to City of Northfield

Wed, 02/03/2021 - 1:48pm
St. Olaf College and Carleton College made their annual donation to the City of Northfield during the February 2 City Council Meeting.
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Writer and interfaith leader Chris Stedman to engage in series of campus events

Tue, 02/02/2021 - 3:31pm
St. Olaf College is excited to welcome author, educator, and organizer Chris Stedman for a series of virtual events on March 9, as well as an All-Community Read.
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