St. Olaf Campus News
A private liberal arts college of the Lutheran church in Minnesota
Updated: 13 hours 33 min ago
Thu, 12/06/2018 - 2:39pm
Professors may finish their classroom careers, but they don’t hang up their study abroad hats. Alumni, families, and friends of St. Olaf can join retired professors in classrooms around the world.
Wed, 12/05/2018 - 4:31pm
In this 'Adventures in the New Humanities' blog post, Professor of History Judy Kutulas describes trying out the college's new maker space.
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 10:59am
A gift in honor of alumna Sheila Brown '68 supports women's participation in the Ole Leadership Academy, a yearlong program for St. Olaf sophomore student-athletes.
Fri, 11/30/2018 - 4:24pm
Through countless hours of work and collaboration, Christie Hawkins creates a visual atmosphere that complements the musical experience of the St. Olaf Christmas Festival.
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 2:57pm
Rafael Perez, the director of culinary operations for Bon Appetit at St. Olaf, visited the studios of KMSP-TV to highlight just a few of the dishes prepared for Christmas Festival.
Thu, 11/29/2018 - 2:32pm
Chris Petersen '95 started Fantasy Flight Games fresh out of St. Olaf College. It's now one of the leading board game companies in the world.
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 3:44pm
St. Olaf will host the 2018 Midterm Election Conference on December 6, which will feature exit poll data and analysis gathered by students in Professor Chris Chapp's "Parties and Elections" course.
Tue, 11/27/2018 - 3:22pm
Each year, thousands of visitors from across the United States descend on campus to hear the spirit of the season come to life through the St. Olaf Christmas Festival.
Mon, 11/26/2018 - 1:59pm
St. Olaf College alumna Katie Lauer '13 tells the "Star Tribune" that her new role as program director for the Ann Bancroft Foundation "is all about encouraging young women to pursue their dreams."
Mon, 11/26/2018 - 9:04am
St. Olaf is celebrating a trio of anniversaries this year: 80 years since the college offered its first course about Asia, 50 years since Asian Studies became an academic program, and 20 years since it earned academic department status.
Wed, 11/21/2018 - 1:46pm
St. Olaf Choir Conductor Anton Armstrong '78 will guest conduct the Grammy Award-winning Phoenix Chorale's 60th anniversary Christmas concerts this December.
Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:38pm
St. Olaf College alumna Kate Tecku Field '10 pitched her business venture, The Kombucha Shop, on a recent episode of ABC’s popular reality show 'Shark Tank.'
Mon, 11/19/2018 - 3:48pm
Neurosurgeon Gaylan Rockswold '62 created a program that gives current St. Olaf students hands-on medical and research experience — and an incredible mentor.
Fri, 11/16/2018 - 9:00am
The St. Olaf Jazz Band has released its first vinyl recording, 'Cubano Be, Cubano Bop,' November 16.
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 4:50pm
St. Olaf College sent more students to study abroad during the 2016–17 academic year than any other baccalaureate institution in the nation, according to the Open Doors 2018 Report on International Educational Exchange.
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 4:14pm
In addition to offering more than 120 international or domestic off-campus programs for current students, St. Olaf also offers 12 programs per year to alumni, families, and friends.
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 2:39pm
St. Olaf College and Carleton College made their annual donation to the City of Northfield November 14.
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 2:05pm
Minnesota Public Radio aired the Institute for Freedom & Community's recent conversation with Wall Street Journal columnist, widely acclaimed historian, and foreign policy expert Walter Russell Mead.
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 3:34pm
Read the inaugural blog post in a new series by Judy Kutulas, the Boldt Family Distinguished Teaching Chair in the Humanities.
Tue, 11/13/2018 - 2:16pm
International broadcast audience researcher and author R. Eugene Parta '62 will speak on campus on November 15 as part of the the Institute for Freedom & Community’s fall series.