Stories from our campuses
The Bridge: Parent News
Students benefit from a private college education in so many ways. But don't take our word for it — here are three recent stories packed with examples about how we prepare students to thrive during college and after.
- Living, learning — and playing Quiddich — When students feel part of their campus community they tend to stay at that institution and do well. One way colleges nurture that connection is through “living learning communities." (Saint Mary's, St. Kate's and Concordia College)
- Courses provoke thought — Sometime during college, students are going to find themselves in courses that stand out in some way. Read about four courses that are getting students to dig deeper. (Saint Ben's/Saint John's, Macalester and Bethany Lutheran)
- Recent grads build careers — How people move from college to career success is fascinating to watch. Here are excerpts from three profiles our colleges have written on recent graduates. (St. Olaf, Macalester and Saint Mary's)