SJU students Troy Kray, Michael Callanan, Andrew Norri, Nate Johnson, Reid Bjorklund, Jack Wallick, Michael Manthey, Jordan Tradewell, Mitchell Hickerson, Sam Sura, Andrew Rose, Peter Simon, Josh Dutcher, T.J. Fulton, Nick Simon, Ryan Michaelis, Travis Brenny, A.J. Dehn, Ben Rossini, Alex Jarosz, Patrick Bakala and Brett Watercott featured in Thursday, Oct. 30 St. Cloud Times article "SJU's numbers guys focused on winning football games"
Matt Lindstrom, CSB/SJU political science professor, featured in Tuesday, Oct. 28 WJON radio article "Election 2014: Control of Minnesota House, U.S. Senate On The Line"
Alison Toering, CSB residence hall director, and Anna Mertes, CSB area coordinator, featured in Sunday, Oct. 26 St. Cloud Times article "CSB welcomes community to campus for Halloween fun"
Michael Hemesath, SJU president, featured in Sunday, Oct. 26 St. Cloud Times "To a Higher Degree" column "For a career, attend college"
Fr. Michael Kwatera, OSB, faculty resident and Abbey director of liturgy, featured in Friday, Oct. 24 The Visitor column "A place for saints"
Fr. Columba Stewart, OSB, Hill Museum & Manuscript Library executive director, featured in Thursday, Oct. 23 Catholic News Service article "Amid insurgency, Iraqi priest is guardian angel of ancient manuscripts"
Sarah Ober, CSB student, featured in Thursday, Oct. 23 U.S. News and World Report article "Draft an Application to These Construction Industry Scholarships"
Ganard Orionzi, director of environmental health and safety at CSB and SJU, coached the St. Cloud Apollo boys soccer team to the Minnesota State High School League Class A state championship with a 1-0 win over Minneapolis DeLaSalle Oct. 30 at Husky Stadium, St. Cloud State University. It was the first state soccer title for the Eagles, who finished the season 21-0-2 overall. One of Orionzi's assistant coaches with the Eagles was Mani Campos, professor of biology at CSB and SJU.
A film short, "home.not home.," by Andrea Shaker, professor and chair of art at CSB and SJU, was screened Saturday, Oct. 18, as part of a Walker Art Center 75th anniversary program. The program comprised film shorts by Minnesota filmmakers. It, along with interviews, will be shown at a later date on Twin Cities Public Television and on the Best Buy Film/Video bay at the Walker in the spring. Home.not home. is a seven-minute film that premiered at the Twin Cities Arab Film Festival in 2013 and also was part of the CSB/SJU Faculty Show in 2013.
Austria Faculty OEA Director Lisa Ohm, professor of languages and cultures at CSB and SJU, has received word that Austin Eighan '14 has received a scholarship from the German Federal Parliament to participate in its five-month long International Parliament Scholarship (IPS) starting in March 2015. Participants selected from around the world gather to pursue their research interests alongside practical work with members of the German government and attend lectures at Berlin universities. The IPS will give Eighan an opportunity to pursue further his research begun for his honors thesis on the success of middle-size corporations in Germany and supportive policies of the German government as well as social attitudes. Ohm was thesis adviser for this German and political science major.
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10/29/14 - The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University Nursing Department is moving forward with a major renovation to their nursing facility.
10/31/14 - The 17th annual Festival of Cultures will take place at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, in the Clemens Field House, Haehn Campus Center, CSB
10/14/14 - The 13th Annual College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Red Mass will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 at Sacred Heart Chapel, Saint Benedict's Monastery, St. Joseph, Minn.
10/28/14 - Samuel Johnson was chosen as one of three artists to exhibit his work at the Jane Hartsook Gallery in New York, New York. The gallery opened on Friday, Oct. 24.
10/31/14 - The play, which opens at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Gorecki Theater, Benedicta Arts Center, CSB, will be staged as a comedy. The production continues at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 and 15; 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16; and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20, 21 and 22, all at the Gorecki Theater.
10/21/14 - This year's winner of the Sister Mariella Gable Award, "Citizen: An American Lyric" by Claudia Rankine, has been named a finalist for the 2014 National Book Award in poetry.
10/23/14 - Brian Jose saw a variety of acts at the festival; some may end up performing here on campus. Jose attended the festival for the first time as an invitee of the Association of Performing Arts Presenters while also representing CSB and SJU.
10/27/14 - Joseph DesJardins will deliver his inaugural address at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13 in Centenary Room at SJU.
09/22/14 - The CSB/SJU Fine Arts Series presents Eschaton: Related Works, an exhibit by Nancy Randall. The exhibit will be on display from Friday, Oct. 10 - Sunday, Nov. 16 in the Saint John's University Arts Center.
09/17/14 - Get outdoors. Win awesome gear. Help the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University be the National Outdoor Champion. The competition runs from Saturday, Sept. 27 through Saturday, Nov. 22.
10/21/14 - The Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML) at Saint John's University has dedicated its new classroom to librarian, philanthropist and past HMML Board of Overseers member Maxine H. Wallin. Wallin served on the HMML board from 1996 to 2004.
Please save the date
Paul Gorski, a noted professor of integrative studies at George Mason University, will be on campus Nov. 13-14 to facilitate discussions on equity and diversity. His visit will include a workshop for faculty and one for student leaders.
Blood drive scheduled at SJU
American Red Cross will be in the SJU Great Hall for a blood drive at 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5. Bring photo ID or donor card. Click on "More Info" to make an appointment online. Once on the website, in the upper right corner in the blue box marked "Give Blood Find a blood drive" enter "56321". On the next screen, select "Make an appointment" next to "St John's University." If you have any questions, email email@example.com. More Info
Martin Lam Ngyuen, C.S.C. - "Portraits"
Saturday, November 1, 2014
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
BAC Gorecki Gall
Nancy Randall - "Eschelon"
Saturday, November 1, 2014
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Art Rogers Glry
FAS: Theater Latte Da
Saturday, November 1, 2014
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM