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Ann Jonas, general book buyer, featured in Friday, Aug. 29 The Visitor book review "'Ove' is thoughtful, heartwarming tale"

Bernie Evans, Virgil Michel Ecumenical Chair in Rural Social Ministries at Saint John's School of Theology•Seminary, featured in Friday, Aug. 29 The Visitor column "Are there non-violent ways to resolve world's conflicts?"

CSB featured in Tuesday, Aug. 26 St. Cloud Times story "Grant to fund CSB/SJU internships"

CSB's Culinary Services and CSB's Institutional Advancement staffs featured in Monday, Aug. 25 St. Cloud Citizen Times story "CSB celebrates 3 national awards"

Mike Killeen, director of content development, featured in Monday, Aug. 25 St. Cloud Times column "Community sticks together to stitch together"

Leigh Dillard, assistant professor and chair of the Theater Department, featured in Monday, Aug. 25 St. Cloud Times article "24-hour Play Festival to challenge CSB/SJU students"

Louis Johnston, associate professor of economics, featured in Monday, Aug. 25 column "Steel dumping decision might be good politics in Minnesota, but it's bad economics"

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Dr. Rachel Brandwein, CSB/SJU harp instructor, won the 2014 Mu Phi Epsilon International Competition held at Sacramento State University on July 29. She performed her own compositions, which was a first for this competition. As the winner of this prestigious competition, she will be booked for the next two years on concert tours throughout the United States sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon chapters. She will also do outreach programs of performances, workshops and master classes.

Stephen Wagner, CSB/SJU professor of philosophy, has published Squaring the Circle in Descartes' Meditations (Cambridge University Press).

Gary Prevost, professor of political science at CSB and SJU, has published Politics of Latin America: The Power Game, fifth edition, by Oxford University Press.

Carol Howe-Veenstra, CSB athletic director, is receiving a high honor for achievement in her field. The College of Central Lakes has named Howe-Veenstra one of its "75 Outstanding Alumni" in celebration of the college's 75th anniversary.

Institutional Advancement at CSB is among the 2014 CASE Circle of Excellence award winners.  CSB won a silver award in the Innovative Use of Technology category, for its $100K in a Day campaign.

Emily Esch, associate professor of philosophy at CSB and SJU, received an honorable mention in the Lenssen Prize competition for her article "A Cognitive Approach to Teaching Philosophy." 

Gary Prevost, professor of political science at CSB and SJU, had published his new book U.S. National Security Concerns in Latin America and the Caribbean: the Concept of Ungoverned Space and Failed States in March by Palgrave Macmillan. 

Events and Catering at CSB has received a Gold Award from the National Association of College and University Food Services in the category of Catering-Online Menu.

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Featured Image for news storyCSB’s President Mary Dana Hinton’s inauguration set for Sept. 21

08/28/14 - The College of Saint Benedict formally welcomes Mary Dana Hinton as the 15th president at her inauguration on Sunday, Sept. 21, in St. Joseph.
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Featured Image for news storyInterfaith activist Valarie Kaur to speak at CSB about 'Millennials and a Life of Meaning'

08/19/14 - Award-winning filmmaker and lawyer, Valarie Kaur will speak at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, in Room 204 of the Gorecki Center at CSB.
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Featured Image for news storyDonald McNeely Center presents entrepreneur awards to outstanding graduates

08/06/14 - Kate Huebsch '84, Dan Bastian '90 and Greg Lais '78 will be honored at a luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 4, at Windows on Minnesota on the 50th floor of the IDS Center in downtown Minneapolis.
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Featured Image for news storyRosanne Cash opens 2014-15 Fine Arts Series

08/19/14 - Singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, in Escher Auditorium, Benedicta Arts Center at CSB.
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Featured Image for news storyDave Durenberger to present McCarthy Lecture Sept. 8

08/13/14 - Former Minnesota senator Dave Durenberger, a 1955 SJU graduate, will speak at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at the Stephen B. Humphrey Theater, SJU. The event is free and open to the public, although tickets are required for admission.
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Featured Image for news storyCSB awarded $150,000 for paid internship program

08/20/14 - CSB was recently awarded a $149,133 grant through the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation to help create more paid internship opportunities for junior level students.
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Rain or shine, it's picnic time

The SJU/OSB Employee Picnic will be 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, in the Saint John's Firehall. No RSVP is necessary.


Upcoming Events

Millstream Arts Festival: Best of Show
Saturday, August 30, 2014
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
BAC Gorecki Gall

Kiera Faber - NEW WORKS
Saturday, August 30, 2014
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Art Rogers Glry

24-Hour Play Festival
Saturday, August 30, 2014
9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Gorecki Family Theater

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