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Aric Putnam, associate professor of communication, featured in Friday, April 24 St. Cloud Times article "Rhetoric professor analyzes refugee speaker" 

Ron Pagnucco, associate professor of peace studies, quoted in Friday, April 24 National Catholic Reporter article "Encyclical on environment stimulates hope among academics and activists"

The Saint John's Bible featured in Monday, April 20 Catholic News Service article "Pope receives fine-art Bible created to 'ignite spiritual imagination'"

Gary Prevost, professor of political science, featured in Friday, April 17 column "Panama Summit demonstrates a new dynamic in Western Hemisphere relations"

CSB students Anna Luke and Jammie Tutol and CSB/SJU Chemistry Department featured in Monday, April 13 Wall Street Journal article "Chemistry Departments Try to Attract More Students by Retooling the Major" 

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Mark Conway is a recipient of the Established Artist Award from the Central Minnesota Arts Board/McKnight. The distinction, which includes a $5,000 prize, recognizes artists with a history of exhibition, performances, publications or other notable contributions to their local arts community through personal creative output. Conway is an award-winning poet and executive director of the Literary Arts Institute at CSB. 

Kaarin S. Johnston, professor of theater at CSB/SJU, gave a presentation, “Environmental Inspiration: Creativity from Trash,” at the Practice/Production Symposium at the Mid America Theatre Conference March 21 in Kansas City, Missouri. The presentation was a case study of the CSB/SJU theater department’s environmentally sustainable production “Bourgeois Gentleman.”

Wendy Sterba, professor of languages/culture at CSB/SJU, has published her new book entitled "Reel Photos: Balancing Art and Truth in Contemporary Film." The publication puts forth a novel approach to the study of cinematic arts in which the author examines the functionality of photographs in movies in contrast with the functionality of film photography as an art.

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Featured Image for news storyFour SJU students to be honored with Caritas Man of Extraordinary Service Award

04/22/15 - Austin Barkley, Jake Barrientos, Matthew Fink and Lukas Steffensmeier to be recognized April 26.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB commencement features Valarie Kaur, civil rights lawyer and documentary filmmaker

04/20/15 - Valarie Kaur, a civil rights lawyer, documentary filmmaker and interfaith leader, will deliver the commencement address during the 100th annual commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9, in Clemens Field House on the CSB campus.
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Featured Image for news storyThe second season: Club sports getting ready for national tournaments

04/22/15 - SJU rugby tries for third national crown April 25-26; CSB lacrosse, ultimate Frisbee teams also in hunt for titles.
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Featured Image for news storyTen students present research at national conference

04/20/15 - National Conference on Undergraduate Research was April 16-18 at Eastern Washington University.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB/SJU announce Student Employees/Team of the Year awards

04/14/15 - Amanda Tate, Nicholas Maher and the student grounds team at CSB have been named Student Employees/Team of the Year at CSB and SJU. The winners were announced April 14.
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Featured Image for news storyExtending the Link wins NATAS – Upper Midwest Regional Student Production Award

04/14/15 - The CSB/SJU documentary group took home the award April 12 for their 2014 film, ‘Ger Kler: A Journey of Untold Strength,’ in the college non-fiction category.
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Featured Image for news storyHill Museum & Manuscript Library digitizes Timbuktu’s historic manuscript collections

03/30/15 - More than 22,000 rare documents being digitized by HMML
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Featured Image for news storySJU rated highly for return on investment

03/09/15 - Newspaper story and poll finds Saint John's University ranked No. 13 for best returns on investment for liberal arts majors.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB ranked 2nd among national liberal arts colleges for operating efficiency

03/09/15 - A recent analysis that compared spending to educational quality rated the College of Saint Benedict second among national liberal arts colleges.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB ranked again in Peace Corps' annual volunteer listing

02/18/15 - For the second time in as many years, CSB earned a spot on the Peace Corps’ annual list of the top 25 volunteer-producing small colleges and universities across the country.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB ranked among the Top Fulbright Producing Institutions

02/13/15 - Saint Ben's is among the top bachelor’s institutions for producing the most Fulbright Students for 2014-15, according to the Institute of International Education for The Chronicle of Higher Education.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB/SJU featured in Princeton Review book “Colleges That Pay You Back: 2015 Edition”

02/11/15 - Saint Ben's and Saint John's are two of the nation’s best colleges for great academics, outstanding career preparation and generous financial aid, according to The Princeton Review.
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Presidents' Open Forum - April 27

This year, in lieu of independent State of the College Addresses, Presidents Hinton and Hemesath will jointly provide brief updates on the state of CSB and SJU followed by an open forum for questions.   
April 27, 3-4:30 p.m.
CSB, Gorecki 204A/B

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CSB/SJU Senior Art Major Exhibition
Sunday, April 26, 2015
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Target Gallery

CSB/SJU Senior Art Major Exhibition
Sunday, April 26, 2015
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Art Rogers Glry

Joe Singewald Exhibit
Sunday, April 26, 2015
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
BAC Gorecki Gall

All-College Choir Concert
Sunday, April 26, 2015
7:30 PM
Great Hall, SJU

Joe Singewald Exhibit
Monday, April 27, 2015
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
BAC Gorecki Gall

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